Aetna Senior Consultant (Open to all office locations) in Jacksonville, Florida

Req ID: 55632BR

POSITION SUMMARY

Provides project management support for technical projects from inception to the release, managing every aspect or the small and medium scale projects. Works closely with the technical and business experts. Manage expectations of various levels of management. Researches, manipulates and prepares complex data to document program activities and reports on its results. Provides oversight to data quality and provides feedback to various areas in order to improve service delivery and enhancement efforts. Develops a consultative relationship with internal customers.

FUNDAMENTAL COMPONENTS:

  • Leads or acts as a business technical expert in the design of new applications or enhancements including integration of solutions.

  • Lead or act as a business technical expert with the planning, development and validation of master or detail test plans and strategies.

  • Performs ongoing research, and support tasks for existing systems.

  • Influences enhancements to business processes and system infrastructure to improve data quality availability and access.

  • Translates complex data into constructive data and information and makes recommendations.

  • Consults with customers on a regular basis to ensure progress is in line with customer's expectations and to obtain additional information as needed.

  • Illustrates complex information in a clear concise manner.

  • Provides workgroup support on projects.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

3-5 years of data interpretation and analysis experience.

Extensive experience managing projects with multiple dependencies.

Healthcare background.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

EDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Project Management/Project Management Certification is desired

Project Management/Six Sigma Certification: Yellow Belt is desired

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Project Management/Project Manager/4-6 Years

Functional - Network Management/Provider data services/4-6 Years

Functional - Information Management/Business information analysis/1-3 Years

Functional - Information Management/Applied research and statistical analysis/1-3 Years

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Aetna Applications/Enterprise Provider Database System/4-6 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Visio/4-6 Years/Power User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Project/1-3 Years/End User

REQUIRED SKILLS

General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/ADVANCED

General Business/Communicating for Impact/MASTERY

Leadership/Creating Accountability/ADVANCED

DESIRED SKILLS

General Business/Turning Data into Information/MASTERY

Leadership/Driving a Culture of Compliance/ADVANCED

Service/Demonstrating Service Discipline/ADVANCED

Telework Specifications:

Considered only for current internal teleworkers (in any area)

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

This is a technical project manager role that will support application enhancement projects. Good fit for someone who likes to research issues, partner with the business and/or technical experts to identify root cause and potential solutions, and ensure successful implementation of the solutions. This role requires good prioritization, negotiation, and communication skills.

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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Job Function: Health Care

Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.