Project Manager - DAY SHIFT - IS Govern Plan & Strategy

Penn State Health Corporation

Location: US:PA:Hershey
Work Type: Full Time
FTE: 1.00
Shift: Day
Hours: 8 hours


Responsible for leading high-impact enterprise IT projects frequently involving multiple technology and organizational domains. Leads mission-spanning (clinical, academic, and research) projects involving both complex IT systems implementations and process redesign, utilizing established project management methodology(s), processes, and toolsets. Contribute to the team's development and evolution of the enterprise IT project management methodology(s), processes, and toolsets, involving various approaches for managing project activities, including lean, iterative, incremental, and phased approaches. Educate and mentor less experienced IT employees in the use of project management methodology.


Either: a) Bachelor's degree plus 6 years related experience, or b) 10 years total related experience managing complex enterprise projects involving significant technology and organizational change required 

Experience using structured project management methodology required 


Ability to embrace/resolve ambiguity through independent research and the conceptualization of creative technology and organizational solutions required 

Ability to drive team performance, motivation, and outcomes in a dynamically changing environment required 

Ability to balance business and technology objectives required 

Ability to align tactical deliverables to advance broad strategic objectives required 

Solid understanding of the IT system development lifecycle system design components, and information privacy and security concepts required 

Ability to multitask and manage multiple concurrent projects in a cross-functional environment required 

Excellent oral and written communication skills required 

Excellent facilitation skills required 

Strong analysis, design and implementation experience with technologies required 

Proven ability, sensitivity and commitment to solve broad-based business problems required 

Strong customer focus and ability to manage client expectations required 

Solutions-oriented mindset required 


Experience in healthcare, multiple IT disciplines, and/or staff management preferred 

Experience with both Waterfall and Agile project methodologies is preferred 

Current project management certification preferred 

Adheres to and exhibits our organizational core values as outlined by Penn State Health

If chosen for this position, you may required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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