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J203827

Release Manager

HM Health Solutions

  • Company Innovative Technology Based Solutions
  • Home, PA
  • IS/IT
  • Full time
  • Day (United States of America)

Company :

HM Health Solutions

Job Description : 

JOB SUMMARY

This job is responsible for supporting project leaders of product and technology solutions throughout the Enterprise Health System Platforms. Requires a commitment to on-time product delivery by managing the overall progress while mitigating risk. Assist with the definition, planning, and delivery of Enterprise Health System product and technologies. Work with members of the product area and other management as required to ensure achievement of the defined project goals. Supports the successful delivery and implementation of cross-functional activities to achieve the desired results for a defined program and/or strategic initiative. Participate in the day-to-day operation to product areas release criteria to ensure code changes are delivered on time and with a consistently high standard of quality. Collaborate with all project stakeholders to proactively identify and mitigate project risks with frequent reevaluation and reprioritization of the risk register. May provide support in the development of communication strategies and execute those to provide accurate and timely project information. Efficiently summarize and present complex ideas and/or data into a format that can be understood by all levels of the organization. Cultivate a customer-first attitude by forging relationships with stakeholders to better understand their needs and goals, and seek to discern what the customer impact will be for each project decision and/or action taken.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Create implementation tickets, release implementation plans, and deployment plans for at least two product areas in order to monitor the compliance of all release activities. And/or serve as a secondary Release Manager for another product area if needed.
  • Utilize various reports and provide consistant communication to the product areas to ensure understanding and compliance throughout the release planning process.
  • Execute and manage the progress of the release, and communicate the status of the release outward.
  • Serve as a contributor and leader to develop department process and procedure documentation for process improvements.
  • Ensure ISO 20000-1/SOC2/Hightrust compliancy is met on Platform Build and Deploy audit requirements.
  • Other duties as assigned or requested.

EDUCATION

Required

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Business Management, Information Sciences or related field

Substitutions

  • 6 years of related and progressive experience in lieu of Bachelor's degree

Preferred

  • None

EXPERIENCE

Required

3 years of any of the following:

  • Project Management
  • Delivering business solutions using information technologies
  • Delivering technology solutions in the field of healthcare
  • Delivering technology solutions in the field of Release Management

Preferred

  • None

LICENSES or CERTIFICATIONS

Required

  • None

Preferred

  • Six Sigma Yellow Belt
  • Project Management Professions (PMP) or other PMP certification

SKILLS

  • Customer-first mindset.  Seeks to anticipate customers' needs and build relationships that enable collaboration among all stakeholders and vendors
  • Seeks to drive change and is comfortable with ambiguity
  • Can successfully manage release scope and successfully apply critical release criteria to monthly release items.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; Is articulate and can communicate succinctly
  • Strong desire to develop leadership and interpersonal skills including conflict resolution
  • Takes the initiative to analyze complex problems and present potential solutions; Works proactively to overcome obstacles by identifying risk and planning out mitigation and contingency strategies
  • Strong desire to develop leadership and interpersonal skills including conflict resolution
  • Understands how to influence change and negotiate solution

Language (Other than English):

None

Travel Requirement:

0% - 25%

PHYSICAL, MENTAL DEMANDS and WORKING CONDITIONS

Position Type

Office-based

Teaches / trains others regularly

Frequently

Travel regularly from the office to various work sites or from site-to-site

Occasionally

Works primarily out-of-the office selling products/services (sales employees)

Never

Physical work site required

Yes

Lifting: up to 10 pounds

Constantly

Lifting: 10 to 25 pounds

Rarely

Lifting: 25 to 50 pounds

Never

Disclaimer: The job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and essential duties and responsibilities of work performed by employees within this job title. It may not contain a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees to do this job.

Compliance Requirement : This job adheres to the ethical and legal standards and behavioral expectations as set forth in the code of business conduct and company policies.


As a component of job responsibilities, employees may have access to covered information, cardholder data, or other confidential customer information that must be protected at all times.  In connection with this, all employees must comply with both the Health Insurance Portability Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) as described in the Notice of Privacy Practices and Privacy Policies and Procedures as well as all data security guidelines established within the Company’s Handbook of Privacy Policies and Practices and Information Security Policy. 

Furthermore, it is every employee’s responsibility to comply with the company’s Code of Business Conduct. This includes but is not limited to adherence to applicable federal and state laws, rules, and regulations as well as company policies and training requirements.

Highmark Health and its affiliates prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Highmark Health and its affiliates take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Highmark Health and its affiliates prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Highmark Health and its affiliates take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity, protected veteran status or disability. 

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