Position Summary

We are looking for a Project Manager to manage IT and software development programs that support government programs and customers. The position will play an important role in customer relationship management, and oversight of the projects and internal teams supporting the programs.

Project Management Skills:

  • Must be a US citizen and be able to pass a U.S. Government background check
  • Tactical, can meet deadlines, ability to “get stuff done” within the context of appreciating the culture (and roles; lots of folks have been working on aspects of testing and have deep skillsets)
  • Problem solver
  • Calm under pressure/intense deadlines – flexibility to adapt
  • Excellent customer service
  • Ability to see big picture to prioritize but also detail-oriented
  • Ability to delegate, but also recognize/willing to “dig in” and get work done
  • Comfortable working with and understanding C-Level, and working within a matrix environment
  • Facilitation and presentation skills
  • Negotiation skills
  • Coaching junior staff

Preferred experience:

  • Bachelor’s required, master’s preferred
  • 10+ years’ experience, preferably in the health field in the health field at a large healthcare payor
  • 5+ years’ experience managing mid-large scale projects including but not limited to staff, subcontractors, tasks, timelines
  • PMP (Preferred)
  • Proven client engagement skills, including federal and/or state clientele

Cognitive Medical Systems is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or religion or other legally protected.