Cigna Business Project Manager in Fenton, Missouri

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Business Project Manager

Description

This position is open within Select Segment’s Business Solutions and Implementation (BSI) team. The BSI team represents the business in all application development projects touching Facets and related applications. About one third of the work this role is responsible for is managing a team of Business Project Advisors and Lead Analysts (BA’s). The remaining portion of the work is tied to projects in which this person will work on projects apply their own Business Analyst skills.

Responsibilities

As a leader of a team of Business Project Advisors and Lead Analysts this individual will:

  • Provide the necessary support and guidance to insure that team members are able to meet their deliverables

  • Continually encourage and support team members in their ongoing development

  • Lead their team in the adoption of best practices within the Scaled Agile model

  • Be involved in talent assessment as new team members and Contractors are brought in to work various project efforts

  • Estimate resource needs related to various project efforts

  • Continually evaluate resource utilization and make adjustments as needed

  • Monitor performance and conduct performance reviews

In the role of a Business Analyst this person will:

  • Typically be placed on some of the more complex projects

  • Gather and document business requirements/User Stories

  • Work multiple projects simultaneously, prioritizing work to meet deliverables

  • Be a leading voice for the segment insuring the segment’s interest are well represented on each project

  • Become involved in various levels of Business Readiness activities including documenting the various activities that need to occur, prove oversight to insure those activities take place and at times creating some of the documents needed around Business Readiness

  • Where appropriate take ownership of issue escalation and drive team to quickly bring these issues to a close

  • Participate in all levels of User Acceptance Testing. This would include:

  • Creation of test cases

  • Creation of test data

  • Execution of test cases

  • Coordination of UAT activities across the entire project including those executed within the various business areas

Qualifications

BS/BA degree or equivalent years of work experience

5+ years prior experience working on new or enhancement related application projects

3+ years experience working as a Business Analyst

3+ years of successful management experience

Good understanding of Scaled Agile

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge in and experience working with the Select Segment’s products, applications and processes

  • 8+ years prior experience working on new or enhancement related application projects

  • 5+ years experience working as a Business Analyst

  • 5+ years of successful management experience

  • Solid understanding of Scaled Agile

Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status.

If you require an accommodation based on your physical or mental disability please email: SeeYourself@cigna.com. Do not email SeeYourself@cigna.com for an update on your application or to provide your resume as you will not receive a response.

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