Staff IT Project Manager

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About Dexcom:

Founded in 1999, Dexcom, Inc. provides continuous glucose monitoring technology to help patients and their clinicians better manage diabetes. Since our inception, we have focused on better outcomes for patients, caregivers, and clinicians by delivering solutions for people with diabetes - while empowering our community to take control of diabetes.

Functional Description:

Plans and coordinates all aspects of internal information system-specific projects from initiation to delivery. Projects often involve network, server, or software implementation and upgrades, PC deployment and the like. Coordinates work performed by IT staff and internal customers/partners by defining project requirements, performing feasibility and needs/impact assessments. Develops detailed project plans and manages all implementation processes including resource allocation, progress tracking, monitoring change control process, testing, documentation, training and on-time delivery within budget constraints. Projects may vary in number, size and complexity.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Communicate with the business partners as conduit to IT for their functional area.
  • Aid in articulation of business processes that drive technical requirements.
  • Lead Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) and technical personnel in requirement definition for new technology as well as improvements to current technologies.
  • Lead prioritization of competing requirements with business stakeholders.
  • Understand technical, resource and schedule implications of business decisions.
  • Work with technical system leads to determine project timing and resourcing requirements.
  • Set project scope, priorities, milestones and deliverable schedules.
  • Lead cross-functional project teams via project methodology (Agile, Hybrid) optimized for required deliverables.
  • Drive execution of project deliverables.
  • Present to internal IT, business functional, and executive steering committees.
  • Monitor execution and report status, risks and issues with the business stakeholders.
  • Manage all change control activities.
  • Develop and lead project team to deliver initiatives on-time and on/under budget.
  • Deliver solutions to requirement specifications that provide efficiency and scalability to Dexcom.

Required Qualifications:

  • Experience with Agile methodologies with enterprise-level application development projects.
  • Experience in managing customer experience software implementation projects.
  • Experience with telecommunications and/or omni-channel solutions.
  • Strong strategic thinking skills, understands business needs and brings proactive solutions to the team.
  • Strong ability to lead cross-functional team to results.
  • Experience supporting a IT technical organization
  • Experience in defining technical requirements, conducting Level of Effort analyses, bottoms-up project planning
  • 6+ years of experience in a technical project management position.
  • 3+ years of Agile project management experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Background in technical capabilities as well as business processes.
  • Medical device and/or pharmaceutical experience.
  • Vendor Management experience.
  • Experience with one or more of these following applications is a plus - Oracle EBS, Oracle Fusion, SalesForce, Oracle Service Cloud and diverse infrastructure projects.
  • Project Management certifications are a plus.

Experience and Education Requirements:

  • Typically requires a Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline, and a minimum of 8-12 years related experience or Master's degree and 5-7 years equivalent industry experience or a PhD and 2-4 years of experience.

Travel Required:

  • Up to 25%

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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