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Watson Health - Technical Project Manager

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At IBM, our Project Managers excel by leading and coordinating a project teams overall performance, scope, cost, and deliverables. Our clients rely on timely and efficient status reports, and as Project Manager, you will drive the charge with project direction, metric definition, and performance management. If you are ready to help our clients and project teams succeed, we would love to meet you!

Your Role and Responsibilities
Preferred locations include: Cambridge, MA., Yorktown, NY.

Technical Project Manager

The primary role and responsibility of the Technical Project Manager is to work with the Development, Offering, Legal and extended Release and Delivery teams to ensure that projects are delivered on schedule and within budget, consistent with defined IBM Watson Health Program Management guidelines/processes and client expectations.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Engage with the Development and Offering teams to facilitate the process of distilling requirements into Development tasks.
  • Work with client project manager to ensure understanding of all project activities, schedules and deliverables
  • Provide status reporting to internal and external stakeholders on a regular basis.
  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to track the progress of deliverables related to client contracts.
  • Engage with extended team on IBM and Regulatory documentation related to the Offerings.
  • Engage with extended team on Legal documentation related to the Offerings. In some activities this might involve running scans on the source code.
  • Engage with extended team on Compliance documentation related to the Offerings. This includes topics such as HIPAA and GDPR, as well as other potential topics.
  • Advise other professionals. Effectively utilize group dynamics. Negotiate to define approaches and goals.
  • Recognize complex problems related to functional objectives. Analyze situations and implement solutions, or develop new system elements, procedures or processes. Creativity and judgment applied to developmental work on different projects within the business environment.
  • Provide ongoing technical /operational guidance to support professional work teams, conducts special projects, or manages department(s) (national or international). Understand department/ functional mission and vision. Defines and decides objectives within specified business concept or project and may have responsibility for tools and assigned resources. Utilizes expertise to directly influence people outside department or function.
  • Accountable for department results and for activities and/or projects involving multi-functional teams. Regularly participates in overall functional program planning. Activities are subject to business measurements, impact customer satisfaction, and impact project costs or expenses.

Required Professional and Technical Expertise
  • 5+ years experience in project management in a healthcare setting.
  • Familiarity with UNIX/Mac operating system and ability to configure and run various scanning programs (open source, security ).
  • 2+ years experience in an Agile development environment
  • 1+ years experience with Project Management tooling (IPWC, MS Project)
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at the same time.

Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise
PMP certification a plus

About Business Unit
IBM Watson Health is pioneering a new partnership between humanity and technology with the goal of transforming global health and revolutionizing many aspects of the medical and pharmaceutical industries, as well as government sectors. We aspire to improve lives and give hope by delivering innovation to address the worlds most pressing health challenges through data and artificial intelligence insights.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-08-13 Expires: 2019-09-13

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