Senior Tech Project Manager - Gurgaon, HR

Posted 15 days ago
Main Location
Minnetonka, MN, United States

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

Positions in this function are involved in the definition, management, and implementation of technology focused projects/programs. Do not use this function is not used for project/program management in non-technology roles. Positions are business specialists and technology generalists that manage, direct and interface with business clients.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Overall accountability for IT Infrastructure and IT projects within OGA
  • Be the single point of contact for business operations leadership
  • Create and design IT resiliency eliminating single point of failures
  • Cost optimization, chargeback validations, budgeting & forecasting
  • Elevated support in incident and change management
  • Vendor management
  • Operational dash board reporting & cadence with business leadership
  • Driving teams to create repository of IT assets (hardware/software), localized RCO support
  • Drive deliverables to meet project deadlines / milestones with IT Support team
  • Track and update project plans and documentation.
  • Identify and report issues with the project. Mitigate identified issues
  • Engage resources (management, service vendors, business segment leads, etc.) for project assignments
  • Single point of contact for all project IT vendors/providers
  • Manage all IT aspects of Corporate Real Estate Projects. Responsible for voice, data, cable infrastructure -or any other technology issue related to Real Estate projects
  • Work with Optum IT Merger and Acquisition team to deploy enterprise networks and acquisition assimilation
  • Determine requirements through interface with customer, corporate real estate and adherence to corporate standards
  • Create and submit engagement documentation for voice/data network, cabling, and server infrastructure.
  • Interface with construction trades as necessary to ensure MDF/IDF construction to Optum design standards.
  • Document weekly status reports including project progress, key milestones, tasks accomplished, etc. Host weekly status call with project team
  • Work within Optum IT processes for equipment and services procurement
  • Perform Optum IT change management procedures to create, submit, and coordinate various change requests associated with Optum IT Network Services current and future projects
  • Work with Optum IT data/voice/security/server engineers to determine equipment and circuit equipment specifications
  • Work with supply chain management for equipment and circuit orders
  • Coordinate voice/data/security network equipment, servers, printers, and cable installation to ensure project deadlines are met, adhering to published lead times and standards
  • Coordinate and consolidate various remote site activities, i.e. site surveys, vendor scheduling, site contact reviews, and follow-up coordination for installation of infrastructure related activities (racks, power, cabling, circuits, etc)
  • Document and validate operational readiness hand-off to monitoring and management teams
  • Defining work strategies, aligning these with resources and desired client outcomes, and overseeing planning and execution of the work
  • Ensuring technology solutions are managed to support business strategies, often working with senior management
  • Directing the integration of technical aspects of all related projects/programs
  • Conducting analyses, needs assessments, and cost/benefit assessments and helping to broker other technology services
  • Monitoring financials to ensure budget compliance
  • Release management
  • Comply with the terms and conditions of the employment contract, company policies and procedures, and any and all directives (such as, but not limited to, transfer and/or re-assignment to different work locations, change in teams and/or work shifts, policies in regards to flexibility of work benefits and/or work environment, alternative work arrangements, and other decisions that may arise due to the changing business environment). The Company may adopt, vary or rescind these policies and directives in its absolute discretion and without any limitation (implied or otherwise) on its ability to do so

Required Qualifications: 

  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience.
  • 7 - 10 years IT Infrastructure leadership experience in data network deployment
  • Managed IT Programs as well as driven IT Operations
  • Hands on experience with large network rollout deployment activities
  • Background in fundamental voice and data network technologies (e.g., LAN/WAN, network routing protocols, IPT, IVR)
  • Demonstrated success leading complex network initiatives in a matrixed organization
  • Demonstrated strong teamwork and interpersonal skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in working with real estate projects and contractors
  • Experience with acquisition integration
  • Experience with VOIP installations and deployments
  • Experience with wireless LAN installations and deployments
  • Willingness to take ownership and be accountable for delivery of services to the business partner


Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

Job Keywords: Senior Tech Project Manager, IT, IT Infrastructure, Gurgaon, Haryana, HR

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