Cambia Health Solutions

  • Technical Project Manager

    Job Locations US-OR-Portland | US-ID-Lewiston | US-OR-Medford | US-OR-Salem | US-UT-Salt Lake City | US-WA-Burlington | US-WA-Seattle | US-WA-Tacoma
    Requisition ID
    Category (Portal Searching)
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    Technical Project Manager II-IV DOE

    Portland, Salem or Medford, OR; Lewiston, ID; Burlington, Seattle or Tacoma, WA; Salt Lake City, UT

    Responsibilities & Requirements

    A Technical Project Manager manages work efforts from concept through close-out and supports the management of work efforts of varying complexity and technical scope.


    You will have the following responsibilities:

    • Responsible for work effort outcomes through supporting collection of estimates, effective planning, task definition, scope management, resource allocation and negotiation, risk mitigation, cost management, and stakeholder communication.
    • Responsible for monitoring and reporting on work effort tasks, deliverables, costs, resources, issues, changes, risks and quality assurance. This includes responsibility for monitoring measures and milestones by defining, collecting and analyzing metrics to ensure work efforts are on target.
    • Creates and maintains plans and other documentation in compliance with established standards. This includes schedules and budgets, and plans for quality, resources, communications and risks.
    • Develops and maintains the overall work effort documentation library ensuring that all documentation is established, maintained and retained as necessary.
    • May act as vendor manager for key relationships.
    • Prepares status and other reports, and presents information to organizational leadership, work teams, and client/customer groups.
    • Responsible for supporting multiple work efforts ensuring timely deliverables within budgetary constraints and proactively recommends courses of action to maintain cost effectiveness.
    • Contributes to the development of, and ensure adherence to, company adopted project management methods.
    • Responsible for project management activities in accordance with generally accepted Project Management policies and standards.
    • Remains current on new project management methodology.
    • Ensures timely resolution of problems within the scope of the assignment(s).
    • May participate as a key member of an agile team and may perform ScrumMaster role.
    • Responsible for overseeing multiple work efforts ensuring timely delivery within budgetary constraints.
    • Manage the overall work effort plan(s). Prepares and presents work effort plans and status reports to organizational leadership, teams, and client/customer groups.
    • Plan, direct, coordinate and report project management activities in accordance with the generally accepted project management policies and standards.
    • Assemble work effort team, assign individual responsibilities, identify appropriate resources and provide guidance and direction to team members.
    • May act as ScrumMaster for one or more Agile teams.

     Your education and experience includes:

    • Familiarity with the Project Management Institute (PMI) Guide and the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) including understanding of the project lifecycle.
    • Demonstrated high-level technical understanding of business requirements as they pertain to Project Management principles and the project lifecycle including demonstrated excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
    • Ability to manage small, less complex work efforts, demonstrated ability to work effectively with minimum supervision and demonstrated ability to work with business sponsors and partners to identify and implement solutions including demonstrated ability to motivate teams to achieve defined deliverables.
    • Demonstrated ability to identify problems, mediate issues, develop solutions and implement a course of action.
    • Demonstrated success at meeting budget, timelines, and requirement targets and managing variances.
    • Demonstrated experience with Microsoft Office suite of tools and automated project management software.
    • Demonstrated strong interpersonal and communication skills including writing, presenting, listening, and facilitating and including demonstrated experience presenting to work effort participants, stakeholders and all levels of management.
    • Ability to identify milestones/deliverable delays and critical resource allocation issues from the work breakdown schedule.
    • Demonstrated understanding of Agile delivery methodologies.
    • For infrastructure teams, demonstrated understanding of ITIL Framework Governance and guidelines.
    • Ability to manage work efforts of medium size and moderate complexity.
    • Demonstrated functional competencies including: Budgeting, Change Management, Client Management, Methodology Approach and Business Life Cycle, Mission/Vision/Strategy, Planning and Organization, Risk Management, Agile delivery methodologies.
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Business or related field and a minimum five years progressive project management experience to include managing multiple projects concurrently or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

    This role will be hired at a level II, III or IV, DOE

    About Us

    At Cambia, we advocate for transforming the health care system. You aren’t satisfied with the status quo and neither are we. We're looking for individuals who are as passionate as we are about transforming the way people experience health care. We offer a competitive salary and a generous benefits package. We are an equal opportunity employer dedicated to workforce diversity and a drug and tobacco-free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law. A drug screen and background check are required.


    Cambia’s portfolio of companies spans health care information technology and software development; retail health care; health insurance plans that carry the Blue Cross and Blue Shield brands; pharmacy benefit management; life, disability, dental, vision and other lines of protection; alternative solutions to health care access; and free-standing health and wellness solutions.  


    We have over a century of experience in developing and providing health solutions to serve our members. We had our beginnings in the logging communities of the Pacific Northwest as innovators in helping workers afford health care. That pioneering spirit has kept us at the forefront as we build new avenues to improve access to and quality of health care for the future.


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