PROJECT/APPLICATION MANAGER-PHARMA - CARS/REVITAS FLEX, ECP

Location: Bridgewater, NJ
Date Posted: 01-18-2017
The primary role of this position is to support the Contracts & Pricing team in designing and implementing new contacting and pricing solutions, act as a subject matter expert for Electronics Claim Processing (ECP) application and Managed Care domain as well as other Contract and Pricing systems such as CARS and Revitas Flex. In addition, the position requires;Strong interpersonal, analytical and project management skills with ability to work on multiple priorities, tight timelines, collaborate across teams, manage temporary project development resources, and working with external development and support partners.Managing large Contracts & Pricing program by effectively planning, designing, monitoring the program’s progress, developing and delivering the solution, resolving issues, managing communications with all stakeholders, ensuring program’s integrity, managing risk, dependencies, and contributions, sustaining a high-performing team and focusing on program's coherence with infrastructure planning, interfaces with other programs and corporate technical and compliance standards.Providing timely and quality support to the ECP System, Revitas Flex, and related CARS modules in order to efficiently run the business processes surrounding the Managed Care rebates and general administration of the Managed Care contracts.Providing direction for the design and methods utilized for technical development, and ensuring adherence with standards established by internal guidelines.Fostering and maintaining a partnering relationship with the contract administration business user community.
 
Primary Responsibilities & Key Characteristics-Oversee multiple projects across all phases of development; work as part of an interdisciplinary team to achieve project milestones; make vital decisions and drive decision making across the projectsParticipating in the full lifecycle of ECP and CARS development including end-user interviews, business function analysis, design documentation, data extraction process, development and support.Ongoing analysis and modifications of the Managed Care, ECP and CARS processes to support current business needs.Conducting data investigations and assisting the business partners with complex data analysis and ad-hoc queries.Translating business requirements into technical designs for projects and minor enhancements for Contracts and Pricing systems.Monitors application design and reviews specification documents to ensure adherence to defined client requirements.Monitoring the system and reporting daily on all activity that is important to the business managers.Acts as the operational interface focal point for project issues and escalates when appropriate.Responsible for managing system documentation review, storage, versions, signatures. Updates and routes system documentation for change requests.Working with other application groups within company to ensure all linkages/interfaces are working properly between systems.Drives the discovery of new emerging technologies and identifies the applicability of these technologies to improve service offerings.Ability to translate business requirements into verifiable Functional system requirements.Ability to independently develop proof of concepts using emerging technologies like Mobile, cloud, etc.Provides technical consulting on complex projects.End-to-end responsibility for planning / executing project components that fall within a specific IT Service offering including initiating and tracking the financial aspects of these projects`Develops detailed project plan; maintains a detailed production schedule that includes time estimates for tasks, check points, deliverables, reviews and component releases for inclusion in overall project plan. Provides oversight during development/configuration to ensure the final implementation is consistent with the Solutions Architecture.Monitors development project quality and metrics, oversees project execution, and institutes project control; oversees coding activities and developers.Collaborates with Technical Project Managers to oversee the build process and review code.Responsible for overseeing and managing system documentation and routes system documentation for change requests.
 
Qualifications Basic Qualifications- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or Business related degree, is required.Minimum of ten years’ experience with contract administration and pricing systems.Minimum of six years’ experience in the Managed Care domain.At least eight years’ experience as a project team member and minimum four years leading project/technical teams.Knowledge of pharmaceutical and government contracting principles, concepts and processes is essential. Minimum of four years of experience in a pharmaceutical contract operations environment is needed.  
 
IDEAL CANDIDATE
  • Minimum of ten years’ experience with contract administration and pricing systems.
  • Minimum of six years’ experience in the Managed Care domain.
  • At least eight years’ experience as a project team member and minimum four years leading project/technical teams.
  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical and government contracting principles, concepts and processes is essential. Minimum of four years of experience in a pharmaceutical contract operations environment is needed. 
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