Aetna IT is committed to keeping our members at the heart of everything we do. Our top-talent workforce delivers leading-edge technology, drives innovation, turns vision into action and challenges the art of the possible. We provide best-in-class services to our members by delivering groundbreaking healthcare tools, enabling consumer-friendly interactions and protecting data security. Your mission will be to deliver innovating technology solutions including: Hybrid cloud infrastructure, artificial intelligence/machine learning capabilities and infrastructure as code. Aetna, a CVS Health Company, is a company with a world-class IT team and we will be counting on you to carry on our success as the preferred provider of infrastructure services for our business partners. Description: Oversees multiple, interdependent business-sponsored IT programs that span one or more business units. Responsible for the success of the programs(s). 58677 Fundamental Components: Manages Project Management teams accountable for multiple interdependent projects that span one or more business units or functions with budget responsibility of $20 - $30 million Builds high performance teams and ensures staff development by providing leadership and mentoring in collaboration with Professional Development Managers. Has accountability for ensuring that program milestones are met and that project activities are completed on time for units programs. Ensures that the project portfolio aligns with the overall program objectives by thoroughly understanding the business segments drivers and issues. Identifies and leverages program interdependencies to ensure synergy between the projects to promote benefits realization across the program. Ensures management of program budgets and accurate/timely reporting of program costs. Proactively identifies additional cost savings to reduce overall program expenditures. Directs program managers who oversee program milestones, resolve issues, and remove the barriers that may hinder project execution. Proactively evaluates program activities, builds contingency plans, and executes corrective action on a timely basis to mitigate risks such as scope and/or budget variances. Maintains operational consistency and effectiveness by assisting Program and Project Managers in the use of project management tools and processes. Ensures that quality measurements and monitoring mechanisms are in place to ensure that deliverables meet or exceed expectations and integrate with overall program objectives. Ensures that end-of-project performance reviews are completed for Project Managers on the project team. Adheres to project management methodology by leveraging and promoting the use of existing tools, capturing best practices, and identifying areas for process improvement. Monitors and holds Program Managers accountable for meeting performance metrics. Background Experience: In-depth knowledge of the system development life cycle, the business area's functions and systems, as well as system and application program development technological alternatives.Proven strong leadership skills managing large high performance teams.Development experience in a large mainframe environment.10+ years experience in project delivery, systems analysis and application program development. Advanced degree in Computer Science or a related discipline. Potential Telework Position: Yes Percent of Travel Required: 0 - 10% EEO Statement: Aetna is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer Benefit Eligibility: Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position. Candidate Privacy Information: Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately. Be sure to include your preferences below so you wont miss out on openings in your preferred job category and location. Sign up to receive information about job openings that are tailored to your skills and interests. Plus, get the latest career news from Aetna. Aetna is the brand name used for products and services provided by one or more of the Aetna group of subsidiary companies, including Aetna Life Insurance Company (Aetna) and its affiliates. Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task
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