Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, Montana, N Portfolio Delivery Consultant in Chicago, Illinois
“As the health care industry continues to rapidly transform, our IT team conceives, develops and delivers impactful technology solutions to support access to quality, affordable health care for our members. We are driven by our collective company purpose: To do everything in our power to stand with our members in sickness and in health®. Our IT team unleashes the power of this purpose through technology. We come to work every day to make a difference, and we deliver the highest quality and best solutions to our members.”
Job Purpose: This position looking for Portfolio Delivery Consultants that embrace lean and agile practices. Portfolio Delivery Consultants will work on small, cross-functional, and co-located teams. Portfolio Delivery Consultants is responsible for assisting PDL with end-to-end delivery of portfolio programs and projects to ensure successful execution and alignment with business needs; ensuring program and project performance metrics are met to deliver key business value; providing technical insight to assist with troubleshooting of delivery issues.
Required Job Qualifications: * Bachelors Degree and 4 years of IT experience, including experience in Project management, OR 8 years of IT experience, including experience in Project management.* Ability to influence and execute.* Ability to manage time effectively, prioritize, and make trade-off decisions.* Proactively addresses problems and escalates appropriately.* Business acumen and application domain knowledge.* Analytical thinking and consultative problem solving / consulting.* Customer relationship management.* SDLC / Iterative / Agile / Scrum development.* Vendor / SLA management.* Knowledge of Application development platforms / languages. * Knowledge of Cloud computing / SaaS / PaaS.* Knowledge of DevOps / continuous deployment / integration process.* Experience with Project / portfolio management tools - MS Project / CBA / PPM / PMP.* Oral & written communications.* Teamwork and collaboration.
Preferred Job Qualifications: * Bachelor or Masters degree in Computer Science, MIS or Information Technology. * Ability to tie together solutions across systems.* Adaptability / ability to manage change* Creative thinking.* Experience working in a highly outsourced / offshore environment.
Location: IL - Chicago
Activation Date: Friday, December 6, 2019
Expiration Date: Saturday, February 1, 2020