Senior Project Manager - Scrum Master - 65530BRPrimary Location: Hartford, CT
Additional Locations: CT-Hartford Apply
The MCS is an Agile organization. This role will be facilitating and managing work as an agile Scrum Master.
65530Fundamental Components: Develops and implements strategic project plan to achieve business goals Proactively leads project and/or business by setting direction of project, creating project plan, timeline identifying key milestones and additional resources needed on selected project(s) Identifies gaps and recommends enhancements related to new and/or existing products, services and workflows based on broad view of the organization Solicits and evaluates internal and external customer feedback to enhance continuous quality improvement Responsible for managing the budget and/or financial implications of more complex projects Group facilitation/presentation influencing various internal (these may be cross-functional/segment) and external parties (e.g., vendor management) Identifies issues that may stall project and addresses them by either resolving the issue or creating an alternative solution Tracks progress and communicates project(s) status on a regular basis to all impacted parties Builds communication plans for implementation to ensure all impacted parties (up stream/down stream) are informed of next steps for completion May mentor and/or manage others Acts as an advocate for change may require influencing others to see the value in project, including managing interpersonal sensitivities and articulating the strategic view to ensure project alignment Background Experience: Solid Project Management and supervisory skills. Proven ability to affect change/interpersonal skillsPast positions required acting a project lead and directing a team. Past experience includes development of budgets. Proven communication skills both written and verbal. Proven track record in meeting project milestones and negotiating for resources. BS/BA or equivalent experience and 5-7 years of management experience related to standards & measurements, technology, systems, processes, Agile methodology etc preferred. Additional Job Information: Join our Medical Cost Savings team charged with reimaging healthcare and transform our customers’ care journeys to improve health We will do this by leveraging the combined power of CVS and Aetna as one enterprise. In this role, you will have the unique ability to be part of a team tasked to help design and deliver a better consumer experience and add enterprise value.
Specifically, this role will be responsible guiding and organizing teams on how to use Agile practices. This includes: coaching the team to better creativity and process improvement, managing the scrum process and coordination with the product owner to oversee ideation and execution, and remove blockers for the team. Training will be provided.
Required Skills: General Business - Communicating for Impact, General Business - Ensuring Project Discipline, Leadership - Collaborating for Results Desired Skills: General Business - Maximizing Work Practices, Leadership - Creating Accountability, Leadership - Driving Strategic and Organizational Agility Functional Skills: Communication - Communication Delivery - Public Speaking, Communication - Communication Development - Executive level presentations, General Management - Project management (non-IT), Management - Management - Process and quality improvement 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.
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