Mastech Digital is an IT Staffing and Digital Transformation Services company.

Project Manager w/IT Implementation experience plus Medicare/Medicaid

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Location: Illinois City, IL
Job Code: 290012
Posted: Jun 27, 2024

Mastech Digital provides digital and mainstream technology staff as well as Digital Transformation Services for all American Corporations. We are currently seeking a Project Manager w/IT Implementation experience plus Medicare/Medicaid for our client in the Healthcare, Business Services domain. We value our professionals, providing comprehensive benefits and the opportunity for growth. This is a Contract to Hire position, and the client is looking for someone to start immediately.

Duration: 6+ Months Contract to Hire

Location: Remote

Salary: $65.00/Hourly

Role: Project Manager w/IT Implementation experience plus Medicare/Medicaid

Primary Skills: Project Management

Role Description: As a Project Manager w/IT Implementation experience plus Medicare/Medicaid, you must have at least 10+ years of experience. Implementation IT Manager with experience overseeing the implementation and integration of government systems and operational projects. 

For this role, you must have experience in transformation projects, replacing legacy systems with modular, integrated systems; product development; Maintenance & Operations (M&O) and a background in Medicaid or healthcare systems implementation at state level.


• Manage all clients contact throughout the implementation of a complex project, including systems and operations projects

• Track all implementation activities and artifacts

• Lead and participate in requirement and process analysis sessions and interviews

• Create MS Project schedules to align with required timeline and scope

• Create and review project deliverables; Maintain project forecasts and budgets.

• Collaborate with various functional and technical teams to ensure timeline, complete, and accurate implementations

• Contribute to corporate repository of project standards; Contribute to proposal writing

• Staff Management / Mentoring

• Ability to travel to implementation sites when needed.

Minimum Requirements:

• Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Business, Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Public Administration, or a related field.

• At least seven (10) years of project management experience which must include leadership of complex projects

• PMP certification required

• Product Development experience required

• Must possess exceptional organizational, interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills

• Must be able to communicate effectively and professionally, verbally and in writing, to all segments of the population

• Experience in managing both staff and processes, deadline-oriented work, budgets and revenue and profitability

• Experience leading complex projects spanning multiple knowledge, technical, and functional disciplines

• Health Services/Medicare/Medicaid experience.

• Experience working as a team member and independently

• Strong computer skills, including intermediate to expert skill level of MS Office, MS Project, and SharePoint, JIRA/JAMA.

Education and Experience Requirements:

• Knowledge of Medicaid Management Information Systems (MMIS) or Medicaid Enterprise Systems (MES)

• Experience working on Medicaid modernization projects

• Manage the implementation of MMIS or MES components or modules

• Experience integrating complex system platforms across providers, members, and health plans

• CMS certification knowledge a plus

• CMS MITA Framework knowledge a must

• SDLC/IEEE/CMMI knowledge a plus

• Working knowledge of JIRA/JAMA

• Rapid Development ‘Agile’ (Kanban, Scrum, XP) experience a must

• Product development experience

• ITIL knowledge a plus

Education: Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Information Technology or another related field or Equivalent 

Experience: Minimum 10+ years of experience

Relocation: This position will not cover relocation expenses

Travel: No

Local Preferred: Yes

Note: Must be able to work on a W2 basis (No C2C)

Recruiter Name: Ritika Aithmian

Recruiter Phone: 412-852-4084

Equal Employment Opportunity 

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