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Posted: Monday, June 19, 2017 11:44 AM


The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) is a state agency dedicated to helping people and communities achieve optimum physical, mental and social well-being through partnerships, prevention and access to quality, affordable health care. We are absolutely committed to ongoing innovation in the delivery of services, and to recruiting, developing and retaining dedicated employees.

OHA includes most of the state's health care programs, including Public Health, Health Policy and Analytics, Health Systems Division, and Oregon State Hospital. Incorporating the state's health care programs within one agency gives the state greater purchasing and marketing power to begin tackling the issues of cost, quality, and access to care.

The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) strives to create inclusive environments that welcome and value the diversity of the people we serve. OHA fosters fairness, equity, and inclusion to create workplace environments where everyone is treated with respect and dignity regardless of race, color, religion, sex, disability, physical stature, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, political affiliation and any other factor applicable by state or federal law.

This employment opportunity is with the Office of Information Services – Shared Services which is part of the Oregon Health Authority (OHA). There are three full-time, LIMITED DURATION positions located in Salem (550 Capitol Street NE). These limited duration positions are currently scheduled through June 30, 2019 Employment beyond June 30, 2019, will be dependent upon available funding and the needs of the program at that time.

The purpose of this is to support one or more projects within OIS Project Solutions by managing medium to large projects or by functioning as a deputy project manager for highly complex enterprise scale initiatives. This role is responsible for supporting the successful implementation of technology solutions through facilitation and coordination with stakeholders, project staff, other OIS staff and contractors to define project activities, solve problems, redefine project scope and sequence project activities. This position leads and collaborates with internal and external stakeholders to achieve project objectives.

Five years of professional project management experience that included leading and managing discrete projects from initiation and planning through closure and evaluation.


An Oregon Project Management Associate Certification or Project Management Professional Certification awarded by the Project Management Institute AND four years professional project management experience that included leading and managing discrete projects from initiation and planning through to closure and evaluation.

A Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Management, Public Administration or a closely related field may substitute for three years of the experience. An advanced degree may substitute for an additional year of the experience.

• Hands-on progressively responsible experience managing major technology projects. Experience must include full responsibility for outcomes of major solutions or components.
• Ability to follow industry standards, particularly PMI (PMBOK) as evidenced by full responsibility for project leadership and outcomes.
• 5 or more years of experience using Microsoft Project to create and manage fully loaded project schedules outlining project milestones.
• Demonstrated ability to manage projects through a full lifecycle; initiating, planning, executing, monitoring and controlling and closing.
• Experience creating foundational project artifacts such as project charters, schedules, plans, issues and risk logs and status reports.
• Experience with all or portions of Federal and State compliance reporting including Advanced Planning Documents, Project Closure, State CIO, Legislative and other Federal partner reporting.
• Experience and demonstrated proficiency in the following areas:
o Leading meetings to gather input and/or explain goals, processes, plans and statuses.
o Reviewing project deliverables.
o Verifying that project artifacts are completed according to schedule.
o Reporting project status to appropriate stakeholders.
o Conducting stakeholder management in a complex environment with interdependent decisions.
o Managing project organization, monitoring completion status and reviewing large volumes of work assignments and documentation.
• Experience in promoting a culturally competent and diverse work environment.

Please follow the link below to submit an application.

• Location: Salem, Salem, OR

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