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Manager IT Quality Consultant - Charleston, WV

UnitedHealth Group

Charleston, WV
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750811 Manager IT Quality Consultant Charleston WV

Manager IT Quality Consultant - Charleston, WV (750811)

Position Description

Here, at Optum, you can showcase your passion and technical expertise among an elite team as you help to transform health care and change the way our businesses and consumers engage with technology. Sound exciting? Absolutely! And as a Manager IT Quality Consultant, you will bring your talent, passion, energy, focus and all-in approach to work every day to lead your team to success. If you strive to make a difference and would like to work with the leader in the health care industry, this is the right career for you. Join us! Come share who you are and let your passion for performance inspire your life's best work.(sm)


This is an Integrated Eligibility opportunity in W Virginia. This position is responsible for the quality delivery for Government initiatives.  This position will also be assisting efforts to drive and implement best practices according to IEEE standards and industry best practices.  In addition, experience with IV&V is a huge plus.  The person will be working with internal & external stake holders for strategy, planning & execution of critical releases. Extreme importance is put on soft skills with extremely clear verbal and written communication.  Please note that there may be some travel needed for this position.


If you are located in Charleston, WV, you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manages decisions that impacts employees or customers (internal or external) to product, service or process
  • Ensure quality and best practices
  • Identify and mitigate risks/issues related to Quality across the SDLC
  • Has hands on working experience with Waterfall, Agile, and Iterative methodologies
  • Ensure compliance with applicable software standards and best practices
  • Provides accurate & timely reports to stake holders
  • Analyzes and profiles data to meet project needs
  • Solves unique and complex problems with broad impact on the business
  • Assistance with setting strategy and vision including Quality Assurance, Quality Control and reporting

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of quality management (QM) consulting experience working in a large-scale organization for external or internal clients 
  • 7+ years of quality and project management  experience  working in IT 
  • Experience in IEEE and audit processes
  • Experience in Requirement Analysis, Traceability, impact analysis and reporting
  • Experience in Defect Management - reporting, triage, RCA activities
  • Hands-on experience in planning, developing, executing and validating test efforts for complex projects
  • Excellent verbal, written, and presentation communications skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Healthcare Industry experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Big 5 healthcare consulting experience
  • Six sigma experience
  • Knowledge of automation processes
  • Working experience with testing tools
  • Experience in PMBOK

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)


*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy



Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.


UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.



Job Keywords: Healthcare, Quality, Quality Management, Project Management, IT, Charleston, WV, telecommute

Job Details

  • Contest Number750811
  • Job TitleManager IT Quality Consultant - Charleston, WV
  • Job FamilyInformation Technology
  • Business SegmentOptumInsight

Job Location Information

  • Charleston, WV
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelDirector
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelYes, 25 % of the Time
  • Telecommuter PositionYes
  • Overtime StatusExempt

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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