Vecna Technologies, Inc Senior Project Manager in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Description: Vecna seeks a Senior Project Manager that is eager to improve patient healthcare for millions of people and has a proven track record of excellence. The selected candidate will work within the Patient Solutions team to deliver cutting edge solutions to many of the most pressing challenges in healthcare. This is a full-time, salaried position. Job ID:168 Responsibilities: Plan, initiate & manage healthcare/IT projects. Provide technical insight for new contracts. Assist in writing business proposals. Define project scope & gather requirements. Develop/update project plans. Develop/manage WBS of IT projects. Submit project deliverables per QA standards. Prepare status reports. Direct project personnel. Monitor progress to assure deadlines, standards & cost targets are met. Work may require 20% domestic travel. Requirements: BA/BS or MBA. Minimum of 5 years relevant project management experience, specifically in leading a team of developers, analysts & testers through the process of implementing healthcare IT products for customers. Ability to work in a self-directed manner. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Knowledge of software development cycle. Experience with Agile and Scrum. Strong background in IT infrastructure and services, specifically large-enterprise Java installations, Enterprise Architecture, and Services-Oriented Architecture a plus. Extensive professional network in the commercial and government sectors a plus.