POSITION SUMMARY: Project Manager, Technical: * Knowledgeable and experienced in Health Level 7 (HL7) in particular v2.5.1 and higher. * Is responsible for supporting the integrated commercial enterprise solution for DSS. * Provides guidance with the development of DSS enterprise solution. * Is self-directing, with the ability to identify priorities and mobilize projects in an orderly fashion to achieve desired results and effectively use collaboration in driving decisions. * Has the ability to understand technical issues at a high level and be self-motivated as well as creative and efficient in proposing solutions to complex, time-critical problems. * Works with Scrum team and Product Owner (Product Line Manager) to create a great collaborative environment. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Essential Duties: * Creates, manages, and tracks project progress documentation, including detailed project plans, project scope statements, resource plans, risk and issue logs, and status reports. * Tailors project management, development and support processes to meet the needs of Vendors/ External Clients. * Communicate with all Internal and External Customers or/and appropriate Stakeholders in regards to project deliverables including managing expectations, presenting and interfacing sponsors. * Complete and submit to stakeholders the appropriate documentation required for the assigned project, which is also to be stored in the appropriate DSS data repository for review by DSS management as needed. * Helps to identify and mitigate risks. * Contribute to the design, development, testing and implementation of products through working with the Product Line Manager and the product team. * Manage day-to-day activities of projects; communicate with the necessary groups to ensure project deliverables are on schedule and within parameters set forth from Management. * Travel when needed, to include weekend travel when deemed necessary (abiding by DSS established travel guidelines). * Travels up to 25% of the time as necessary to support the various vxVistA products and/or as directed by Management Other Duties: * Coordinates with client Project Managers (PM) * Coaches and mentors commercial staff. Qualifications: Required: * Is abreast of contemporary developments in EHR SW * Understands the project life cycle, project performance measurements and methodologies. * Possesses the ability to guide staff in the fundamentals of iterative development; agile software development processes and procedures. * Is skilled at prioritizing and executing tasks * Experience with HLO (HL7 optimized) tool * Experience in Electronic Medical Record, Health Information Systems integration with TCP/IP using HL7 MLLP protocol. * Experience with interface engines and establishing interfaces for ADT, SIU, ORC, DFT, etc. * Proficient in Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, Outlook). * Proficient with MS Project. Desired: * Ability to work effectively (maintaining accuracy and sensitivity) under tight timelines and schedules. * Ability to work from an organizational perspective as well as independently and as a contributing team member. * Ability to adjust and set priorities to meet deadlines. * Possess excellent listening skills and a commitment to communicating in a clear, concise and timely manner at all times. * Possess exceptional skills in partnering with staff from multiple departments and in developing and maintaining long-term supportive relationships. * Ability to organize time effectively while identifying barriers to progress, proposing solutions and setting priorities. * Possess proven aptitude for understanding technical process and the ability to learn new software as needed. * Ability to handle large volumes of email, in person meetings and conference calls. Education: * Required: + Bachelors Degree in a related field of study + A combination of applicable experience and education considered in lieu of formal degree. * Desired: + Advanced degree or training in any related field of study. + Clinical degree or other clinical certification Certification(s), Licenses: * Required: + n/a * Desired: + Project Management Professional (PMP) o (Must be willing and able to attain certifications if not currently achieved) Years of experience in a similar role: * Required: + 5+ years * Desired: + 8+ years. PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Standing 10% per day Sitting 80% per day Walking 10% per day Stooping 5% per day Lifting * 10 lbs.
several times a day (transporting laptop, etc.) * 50 lbs.
unassisted 25 50% of the year (equipment and luggage while on travel) Computer Work 60% per day Telephone Work 50% per day Reading 20% per day Other, please specify * 25% - 50% of the year business travel via common carrier and/or personal auto unassisted