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UnitedHealth Group

Manager Technical Project Management - Hyderabad, TG




Hyderabad, Telangana, India

Optum is a global organization that delivers care, aided by technology to help millions of people live healthier lives. The work you do with our team will directly improve health outcomes by connecting people with the care, pharmacy benefits, data and resources they need to feel their best. Come make an impact on the communities we serve as we help advance health equity on a global scale. Here, you will find talented peers, comprehensive benefits, a culture guided by diversity and inclusion, career growth opportunities and your life's best work.(sm)

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manages the agile scrum process across the Product / Feature Development Process for multiple project teams
  • Establishes project plans that include key milestones, release dates of cross product team /third party dependencies
  • Proactively addresses delivery team issues, resolves blockers
  • Tracks and reports on all sprint efficiency metrics; documents best practices and actionable observations; monitors health of sprint
  • In partnership with Product Owner, establishes agenda and facilitates kickoff new project teams, quarterly road map pillar reviews, and town halls
  • Establishes all project artifacts using PMO templates and checklists
  • Works with team to size stories / requirements building a reliable team velocity that enables the team to build the estimation skill set
  • Ensures the timely onboarding of new project team members (internal / external)
  • Conduct retrospective at the sprint level to drive continuous improvement
  • Maintains any Project Management documents posted to the wiki; archive when required
  • May perform Pillar Lead support functions specific to Road map Cadence and Capacity Planning
  • Works with tech / product leaders to establish project structure in JIRA
  • Comply with the terms and conditions of the employment contract, company policies and procedures, and any and all directives (such as, but not limited to, transfer and/or re-assignment to different work locations, change in teams and/or work shifts, policies in regards to flexibility of work benefits and/or work environment, alternative work arrangements, and other decisions that may arise due to the changing business environment). The Company may adopt, vary or rescind these policies and directives in its absolute discretion and without any limitation (implied or otherwise) on its ability to do so

Required Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM) or equivalent experience with agile development methodologies
  • 12+ years of IT industry experience in software development team or project management
  • Experience managing Kanban, Scrum, and other project types
  • Experience within a SaaS environment that operates with continuous delivery
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, both verbally and in writing

Careers with Optum. Our objective is to make health care simpler and more effective for everyone. With our hands at work across all aspects of health, you can play a role in creating a healthier world, one insight, one connection and one person at a time. We bring together some of the greatest minds and ideas to take health care to its fullest potential, promoting health equity and accessibility. Work with diverse, engaged and high-performing teams to help solve important challenges.