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Oracle Consulting Senior Project Manager in Burlington, Massachusetts

A fully competent project management professional who has a broad understanding of solutions and industry best practices. This first-level project management position provides consistent creative and high quality solution leadership ensuring project quality and timely delivery within budget to the customer s satisfaction.

Employs independent judgment in guiding moderately complex activities involved in the successful implementation of an integrated business solution, ensuring project quality and timely delivery within budget to the customer s satisfaction. Analyzes business needs to help ensure Oracle s solution meets the customer s objectives by combining industry best practices and product knowledge. Effectively applies Oracle s methodologies, policies, and procedures while adhering to contractual obligations, thereby minimizing Oracle s risk and exposure. As a project lead, assists project team with aspects of their roles. Effectively influences decisions at the management level of customer organizations. Ensures deliverables are acceptable and works closely with the customer to understand and manage project expectations. Supports business development efforts by pursuing new opportunities and extensions. Collaborates with the consulting sales team by providing domain credibility. Manages the scope of small projects and sub-projects.

6-8 years of experience relevant to this position including 0-5 years of project management experience. Demonstrated ability to follow solid project management principles. Comfortable working in a matrix management environment. Strong communication skills to deal with internal stakeholders, customers, and vendors. Product, technology or industry expertise relevant to the portfolio focus. Bachelor s degree in a relevant field or equivalent experience. Ability to travel as needed.

This is a remote/office based position which may be performed anywhere in the United States except for within the state of Colorado.

Oracle is an Affirmative Action-Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veterans status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

The Oracle Health Sciences Global Business Unit (HSGBU) is a specialized business unit focused solely on the software and service requirements of the health sciences industry. By delivering software solutions aimed at adding value to Healthcare and life science organizations the HSGBU has the opportunity to be at the forefront of enabling better patient outcomes within the industry.

The Project Manager is part of the HSGBU Professional Services team that ensures customer satisfaction through effective delivery of our software solutions, professional services, understanding the client’s business requirements, guiding their implementation and assisting in the configuration of the various products. The Project Manager’s responsibility will extend throughout the project life cycle – analyzing customer requirements, establishing and maintaining project scope, internal team oversight, customer training/workshops, project financials, facilitating communications and accountability, and to ensure successful system implementation according to the clients’ requirements.

Our teams work with cutting edge technologies and interact seamlessly with our industry-expert product management, quality assurance, documentation, and customer support teams in both life sciences and healthcare.

Note: Previous exposure to enterprise system delivery of clinical trial systems or related business processes is required. This position will be based on the East Coast. Ability to travel as needed domestically and internationally.

  • The Project Manager will be responsible for deliverables at every phase of the software implementation lifecycle

  • Works under the directives of the PMO in Oracle cloud based HSGBU solutions involving single or multiple work streams.

  • Successfully executes global and multi-phase customer projects focused on delivery of Oracle Cloud solutions for Healthcare.

  • Analyzes business needs to help ensure Oracle’s solution meets the customer’s objectives by combining industry best practices and product knowledge.

  • Understands customer requirements and helps translate them into project deliverables and milestones.

  • Work with delivery teams to pre-qualify, scope, and position implementation services approach and team structure, schedule, and budget.

  • Plan and schedule project deliverables, goals, and milestones.

  • Assist with development of SOW and own the responsibility of managing to the SOW throughout the engagement.

  • Proactively identify risks and issues to prevent negative impact to customer satisfaction and on-time delivery.

  • Communicate internally with management for staffing requirements, project status, and escalations.

  • Represent the customer perspective during internal product and planning meetings.

  • Provide input to Engineering and Product Management teams on customer feedback.

  • Support product launch and new release activities.

  • Responsible for project governance, stewardship, financial management and project planning.

  • Prepare for and participate in customer steering meetings; help define and drive the strategy for Oracle HSGBU customer accounts.

  • Track and manage financial responsibility for your projects including bookings, revenue, and project gross margin.

  • Refine and embrace the Oracle HSGBU delivery methodology; manage projects accordingly using this methodology.

  • Efficiently identify and solve project issues.

  • Support sales cycles to show Oracle HSGBU in the best light possible as compared to the competition.

  • Serve as a liaison along with Business Development / Pre-Sales at key customer engagements.

  • Collaborate and partner with Sales, Product Management, and other key departments to achieve retention and customer satisfaction goals and objectives.

  • Work with Oracle HSGBU teams to help ensure corporate goals are met and coincide with Oracle HSGBU best practices and policies.

Skills

  • 5 years serving as project manager or similar role in delivering SaaS-based solutions or related to enterprise systems, with a minimum of 5 years managing large-scale and complex enterprise software projects.

  • Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university, preferably in Business Administration, Engineering, Pharma/Biomed Services, or Project Management; advanced degree preferred.

  • Experience in a customer-facing role, preferably with a CRO, pharmaceutical company or software professional services organization is preferred.

  • Demonstrated understanding of computer systems and software application implementation (web and/or client server) including knowledge of SDLC (software development life cycle).

  • Life sciences industry experience and knowledge of clinical trial process (pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device companies, CRO’s and academic or public health organizations).

  • Experience writing Standard Operating Procedures and Work Instructions

  • Formal Program/Project Management training & certification preferred or in pursuit of CAPM/PMP certification.

  • Functionally proficient in using project management software (MS project, Excel, Visio) other analytical and statistical software packages and tools.

  • Familiarity with SQL or other software scripting languages is a plus.

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and project deliverables.

  • Highly self-motivated and self-directed.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills a must.

  • Understanding of project financial and budgetary principles.

  • Experience in a role that included measurement of customer satisfaction and revenue generation.

Detailed Description and Job Requirements

A fully competent project management professional who has a broad understanding of solutions and industry best practices. This first-level project management position provides consistent creative and high-quality solution leadership ensuring project quality and timely delivery within budget to the customer’s satisfaction.

Employs independent judgment in guiding moderately complex activities involved in the successful implementation of an integrated business solution, ensuring project quality and timely delivery within budget to the customer’s satisfaction. Analyzes business needs to help ensure Oracle’s solution meets the customer’s objectives by combining industry best practices and product knowledge. Effectively applies Oracle’s methodologies, policies, and procedures while adhering to contractual obligations, thereby minimizing Oracle’s risk and exposure. As a project lead, assists project team with aspects of their roles. Effectively influences decisions at the management level of customer organizations. Ensures deliverables are acceptable and works closely with the customer to understand and manage project expectations. Supports business development efforts by pursuing new opportunities and extensions. Collaborates with the consulting sales team by providing domain credibility. Manages the scope of small projects and sub-projects.

5 years of experience relevant to this position including 0-5 years of project management experience. Demonstrated ability to follow solid project management principles. Comfortable working in a matrix management environment. Strong communication skills to deal with internal stakeholders, customers, and vendors. Product, technology or industry expertise relevant to the portfolio focus. Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field or equivalent experience. Ability to travel as needed

Job: *Consulting

Organization: *Oracle

Title: *Consulting Senior Project Manager *

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 210004WY

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