Northwell Health Project Manager in Melville, New York

Req Number 001RHF

Job Description

The Project Manager plans, manages and coordinates project activities to ensure goals and objectives of a mid-sized project, or multiple phases of a large project are accomplished within the specified time-frame and funding parameters. In this role, you will establish timelines and ensure project deadlines are met.

Responsibilities include :

  • Reviews project plan to determine time-frame, funding limitations, procedures, staffing requirements and allotment of resources to various phases of the project.

  • Establishes work plan and staffing for each project phase and arranges for recruitment or assignment of project staff.

  • Confers with project staff to outline work plan and assign duties, responsibilities and scope of authority.

  • Manages activities of project staff to ensure project progress is on schedule and within budget.

  • Reviews status reports and modifies schedules and/or plans as required.

  • Prepares and presents project reports for management, clients or others.

  • Confers with project staff to provide technical advice and resolve problems.

  • Coordinates project activities with organizations or agencies outside the health system.

  • Tracks actual performance against planned project performance, analyzes variances, and work with project team to ensure all customer needs are met while maintaining control of the project.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field, required.

  • Minimum of five (5) years related technical experience including three (3) years of project management experience, required.

  • Program Management Institute (PMI) Certification, preferred.

  • Experience in assigned technical area (i.e. Finance, Healthcare, Facilities, Infrastructure, etc), and in a similarly sized IT organization, required. Healthcare environment, preferred.

  • Demonstrated experience in the 9 Project Management Institute (PMI) knowledge areas, required.

  • Analytical and organization skills and ability to develop and implement multiple small to medium project plans, required.

  • Project management, communication, presentation, relationship building and strategic planning and implementation skills, required.

  • Experience with MS Project or NIKU Workbench project planning tools, required. Experience with CA Clarity or related PPM tool, preferred.