Premera Blue Cross Project Manager - IT in Mountlake Terrace, Washington
Join Our Team: Do Meaningful Work and Improve People’s Lives
Our purpose, to improve customers’ lives by making healthcare work better, is far from ordinary. And so are our employees. Working at Premera means you have the opportunity to drive real change by transforming healthcare.
To better serve our customers, we’re creating a culture that promotes employee growth, collaborative innovation, and inspired leadership. We are committed to creating an environment where employees can do their best work and where best-in-class talent comes, stays, and thrives!
As an IT Project Manager for our Enterprise Project Delivery team , you will manage the scope, schedule, budget, and be accountable for the execution and delivery of company-wide initiatives. Our culture is experiencing increasingly fast-paced change and our Project Managers are vital to critically and independently think through business problems. You will identify goals, dependencies, and gaps. Projects will have high visibility and you will have the opportunity to facilitate across a broad array of stakeholders.
What you’ll do
Align resources, manage the scope / schedule and budget, execute and deliver
Manage high profile, high impact projects
Manage budgets and resource allocation
Manage risks, dependencies, and constraints
Participate in project governance process, ensuring sponsor and leadership alignment
Deliver customer and business value
Develop and communicate expectations and success measures with the team and partners
What you’ll bring
Bachelor’s degree or 4 years’ experience
5 years’ project management experience
Excellent communication skills and the ability to apply them effectively with all levels of the organization
Effectively manage stakeholder engagement
Identify and secure needed resources
Escalate conflicting priorities with other projects and matrixed team members
Influence team members to successfully execute on plan
Critically think to solve difficult problems with complex solutions and widespread impact
What we offer
Medical, vision and dental coverage
Life and disability insurance
Retirement programs (401K employer match and pension plan)
Wellness incentives, onsite services, a discount program and more
Tuition assistance for undergraduate and graduate degrees
Generous Paid Time Off to reenergize
Equal employment opportunity/affirmative action:
Premera is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Premera seeks to attract and retain the most qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, gender or gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected characteristic under applicable law.
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At Premera, we make healthcare work better. By focusing on improving our customers’ experience purposefully and serving their needs passionately, we make the process easier, less costly, and more positive. Through empathy and advocacy, we change lives.
As the leading health plan in the Pacific Northwest, we provide comprehensive health benefits and services to more than 2 million customers, from individuals to Fortune 100 companies. Our services include innovative programs focused on health management, wellness, prevention, and patient safety. We deliver these programs through health, life, vision, dental, disability, and other related products and services.
Premera Blue Cross is headquartered in Mountlake Terrace, WA, with operations in Spokane and Anchorage. The company has operated in Washington since 1933 and in Alaska since 1952. With more than 80 years of experience in the region, we deliver innovation, choice, and expertise.