Aetna Digital Project Program Manager - 48173BR in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 48173BR


The Digital Project Program Manager will play a key role in managing the work we do to meet business requirements and Medicare/regulatory compliance of our digital assets. He or she will manage multiple digital projects and processes to support online customer acquisition/retention programs and daily operations.

Fundamental Components:

  • Motivated self-starter will manage multiple digital projects and processes successfully

  • Chair meetings with executives and stakeholders to report project status, issues and risks, and progress toward milestones

  • Facilitate regular project team meetings to monitor work and update the project plan and work recording tools

  • Identify issues that may stall the project and addresses them by resolving or engaging stakeholders to agree on alternate solutions

  • Create and develop project plans and dashboards to track and communicate progress and key milestones

  • Communicate project status on a regular basis to leadership and stakeholders

  • Develop new workflows and modify existing ones, document in team archives

  • Be accountable for the health of the project, serve as the expert, and leverage all resources available to achieve objectives

  • Work effectively across business areas by building and leveraging strong relationships

  • Demonstrate experience in project/program management, vendor management, and process improvement


  • Proven track record in managing multiple projects within a matrix organization. Knowledge of Medicare business a plus

  • Experience creating and managing project plans and dashboards

  • Public speaking skills with ability to present to leadership team is required

  • Proven project management skills in both traditional and Agile methodologies

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred

  • For internal candidates, ABX Yellow Belt Certification preferred


    The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.


    Project Management/Project Management Professional, PMP is desired


    Functional - Project Management/Cross-functional project management/1-3 Years

    Functional - Quality Management/Quality Management/1-3 Years

    Functional - Information Technology/ support/4-6 Years

    Functional - Marketing/Web content management/1-3 Years


    General Business/Demonstrating Business and Industry Acumen/ADVANCED

    Leadership/Anticipating and Innovating/ADVANCED


    Leadership/Driving Change/ADVANCED

    General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/MASTERY

    Telework Specifications:

    Considered only for current internal teleworkers (in any area)


    We are building a healthier world by innovating to make health care simpler, easier and more convenient using digital technology. We're helping people achieve their best health, however they define it. The Digital Business Project Program Manager will play a key role in our success.

    Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

    We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

    Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

    Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

    We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

    Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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Job Function: Management