Aetna IT Program Manager in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 48980BR

Full time in the office only

POSITION SUMMARY

Responsible for managing the day-to-day program activities and delivering the products according to scope, schedule and budget.

Fundamental Components:

This person is responsible for managing the day-to-day program activities and delivering the products according to scope, schedule and budget.

When the team encounters an issue that must be resolved at the governance level, the program manager initiates the escalation process.

The program manager must work closely with the governance group to ensure the projects are in line with organizational priorities.

The major challenges facing the program manager are project planning, financials, scope prioritization, demands for quick delivery and keeping the teams staffed with skilled resources.

Serves as liason to Business Owners

Ensures project governance and financial requirements are met.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

Project Management: Ability to manage multi-million dollar programs and projects concurrently; Ensures projects are tracking to budget and adhering to agreed upon scope and timelines

Communication & Presentation : Ability to create organized and concise communication materials (powerpoints, spreadsheets, etc) to provide updates to Management on program/project delivery status, risks and issues.

Team Lead: Lead and provide direction and oversight to the project teams. Lead and interact with external teams to deliver on program goals.

Soft Skills: Positive attitude, high energy, embraces challenges

EDUCATION

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

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

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.

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.

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Job Function: Information Technology