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Lead Program Manager

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Mapa de ubicación: Falls Church, Virginia, United States Full time R1312752

Descripción del trabajo

Job Overview
You will be responsible for the overall performance and success of the multi-component IT solution implementation project including day-to-day team and task management, deliverables, customer relationship management, customer and internal reporting, scope and cost control, and issue resolution.

Essential Functions

  • Manages the overall performance, quality, schedule, and cost of the contract
  • Lead teams using an Agile methodology, across multiple interrelated project workstreams to ensure their deliverables are coordinated, on budget and on time
  • Analyzes business needs and works with cross functional (technical & non-technical) teams to deliver enterprise solutions focusing on enterprise data warehousing, AI /ML model application, data management (e.g. data cleanse, wrangle, model set up, testing, deployment), API integration etc.
  • Self-motivator with ability to work as part of a team or independently with little supervision or direction
  • Gathers, defines, and tracks requirements, coordinates and facilitates meetings and technical discussions, and translates and briefs technical concepts and requirements to non-technical audiences including client users, vendor partners and other stakeholders
  • Ability to balance and prioritize many diverse tasks at once
  • Ability to establish working relations at all organizational levels and to diplomatically and effectively work with government and program office stakeholders
  • Provides technical and financial reports in order to document progress to the client and vendor partners
  • Manages and ensures all project issues are resolved promptly to avoid negative impact to the budget or schedule
  • Works together with the engagement manager to ensure client satisfaction and delivery quality
  • Acts as primary customer contact for program activities, leading program review sessions with customer to discuss cost, schedule, and technical performance


  • Bachelor's degree required 
  • 10+ years of experience with leading delivery in complex customer environments, including software development and modernization efforts with a focus on forward-leaning tech, including cloud, automation platforms, enterprise data, and open-source tech stacks
  • 5 years experience managing large IT projects following Agile and DevSecOps practices
  • Experience designing and deploying web, internet and cloud technologies, understanding of systems engineering life-cycle management
  • Experience leading implementation of technical / complex programs or projects
  • Background overseeing all functions, personnel, and contract deliverables of a major initiative for at least three years
  • Experience managing a portfolio of IT projects focused on data warehousing, data analytics, business intelligence, data management platform modernization
  • Working within an Agile environment
  • Experience creating project management documentation, such as Project Charters, Project Management Plans, metrics, roadmaps, etc
  • Translating and presenting technical concepts to non-technical audience, including client users, vendor partners, and other stakeholders
  • Proven track record of delivering IT projects on time and on budget and experience in controlling cost without compromising client delivery
  • Experience working in cloud environment such as Microsoft Azure
  • Experience leading teams of 20+ staff for government or commercial customers
  • Experience with setting up and providing O&M support after solution stand up
  • In-depth understanding of healthcare data assets, data management technologies, and healthcare technology solutions would be a plus

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Computer Science, Business administration or a related field 
  • Agile Scrum Master certified
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certified
  • Demonstrated experience using JIRA

Other Requirements

  • Able to Travel 10 %
  • Able to obtain Public Trust

IQVIA is a leading global provider of advanced analytics, technology solutions and clinical research services to the life sciences industry. We believe in pushing the boundaries of human science and data science to make the biggest impact possible – to help our customers create a healthier world. Learn more at

We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all, including veterans and candidates with disabilities.

As the COVID-19 virus continues to evolve, IQVIA’s ability to operate and provide certain services to customers and partners necessitates IQVIA and its employees meet specific requirements regarding vaccination status.

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