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Lead Federal Project Manager

Virtual virginia, Virginia, United States

Job Description

As a Lead Federal Project Manager on the our Federal Team you will manage the direction and execution of federal client projects to deliver against project scope and objectives. You will plan and direct the work of the project team and cross-functional support teams for one or more projects. You will be accountable for the development and maintenance of detailed project plans, schedules and estimates, providing analytical and operational. You will provide guidance to the project team, and ensuring client satisfaction for assigned projects. You will review and approve project team work to ensure adherence to scope, quality and productivity expectations and implement additional processes or reviews as needed to address systemic or recurring issues. In addition, you will assess and report on identified and anticipated project risks and lead risk avoidance or mitigation strategies to minimize project impact, escalating to the task order owner as appropriate. You will lead internal and external project meetings, providing updates on progress against critical paths and milestones, key operational and financial measures and risk assessments. You will engage and manage third party resources as needed to support project objectives.

Working Environment

Hybrid & Onsite: No Relocation Assistance Offered

This position offers a Hybrid & Onsite working environment. Meaning you will split working time between a Cerner office or client site and remote. If your current geographical location requires relocating, Cerner will not offer relocation assistance to the specified location. #LI-Hybrid

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Additional Information

Working Environment Hybrid & Onsite: No Relocation Assistance Offered
Relocation Assistance Available for this Job: No

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • At least 10 years of total combined higher education and related work experience, including:
    • At least 3 years of project/program management work experience
    • At least 7 years of higher education and/or additional work experience directly related to the duties of the job
  • Receipt of the appropriate government security clearance card applicable for your position
  • Due to the client contract you will be assigned, this position requires you to be a U.S. citizen
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Health Care, Information Technology or Business Administration or a related field or equivalent work experience
  • At least 1 year of federal government project/program management work experience
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) - Project Management Institute (PMI) certification a PLUS
  • Experience with Implementation
Expectations:
  • Willing to travel up to 25% as needed
  • Must currently reside in or be willing to relocate to an already virtually approved location
  • Willing to work additional or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations
  • Work in accordance with corporate and organizational security policies and procedures, understand personal role in safeguarding corporate and client assets, and take appropriate action to prevent and report any compromises of security within scope of position
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned

Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, covid-19 vaccination, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.

Cerner is a place where people are encouraged to innovate with confidence and focus on what is important – people’s health and the care they receive. We are transforming health care by developing tools and technologies that make it more efficient for care providers and patients to navigate the complexity of our health. From single offices to entire countries, Cerner solutions are licensed at more than 25,000 facilities in over 35 countries.

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