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TELLIGEN Senior Project Manager in WEST DES MOINES, Iowa

The Senior Project Manager manages projects of varying size and complexity, following standardized project management processes. You will oversee all project-related disciplines required for the successful and timely project completion. You will develop effective relationships with internal and external customers. You will facilitate scrum ceremonies and lead IT development teams through the agile development process.

Hybrid Schedule: This position can expect to work 2-3 days per week in the West Des Moines, IA office.

Essential Functions

  • Develops, finalizes, and manages the timeline, budget, and security plans and monitors the process for projects.
  • Manages the scope of projects to ensure they are completed according to the requirements.
  • Performs actual to-plan comparison on the project, identifies any deviation from the project baseline, and requests timeline extensions and/or additional monies.
  • Ensures projects meet internal quality control standards and that internal quality control reports are prepared.
  • May assist in the hiring and training of staff.
  • Provides input to management regarding the performance of project team members.
  • Manages customers' expectations concerning projects and works with the customer to turn ideas into future business opportunities.
  • Provides input regarding project management processes and assists in preparing cost and technical proposals.


  • Four-year degree in MIS, Computer Science, Business or related field, and/or equivalent training and/or experience
  • 5-7 years experience managing projects using a formal project management methodology
  • Because of the nature and immediacy of the work, the ability to maintain regular and predictable attendance is essential
  • Experience facilitating the agile development process
  • Experience working with IT technical teams and leading technical projects
  • Ability to work independently with the development team and management to resolve roadblocks and address issues
  • Ability to report on the team's progress and make improvements to the team
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work with the team, product owners, solution delivery managers, and management


As part of our commitment to health and safety, some roles may require additional health protocols (i.e. personal protective equipment or vaccination)

Who We Are:

Telligen is one of the most respected population health management organizations in the country. We work with state and federal government programs, as well as employers and health plans offering clinical, analytical, and technical expertise.

Health has changed a lot through our 50-year history, but what has remained constant is that we care deeply about who we serve and what we do. Our success is built on our ability to adapt, respond to client needs, and offer innovative solutions.

Our business is our people and we're looking for talented individuals who not only believe in our mission but who are ready to take ownership and make a difference in the lives of people, in the world of health. Learn more about who we are and what we do at

Are you Ready?

We're on a mission to transform lives and economies by improving health and getting there means following through on our values of Ownership, Community, Ingenuity and Integrity.

Ownership: As a 100% employee-owned company, our employee-owners drive our business, our solutions, and share in our success. When employee-owners grow and thrive, we all win.

Community: Putting others first and being a good corporate partner wherever we work, and play makes us who we are. We Show Up. For our clients, for our communities, and for each other.

Ing nuity: We're a team of passionate professionals driven by hard work and big ideas. We understand that high-value breakthroughs come from taking calculated risks. If it will benefit our clients and advance our mission, we're all ears. We celebrate free-thinking and challenge the status quo, so brainstorm away!

Integrity: Smiling faces (virtual or in-person) are the norm around here. We enjoy a friendly work environment where everyone is dedicated to mutual trust, respect, and excellence.

Thank you for your interest in Telligen!

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Telligen and our affiliates are Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employers (EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability), and E-Verify Participants.

Telligen will not provide sponsorship for this position. If you will require sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, we cannot consider your application at this time.

Telligen does not accept 3rd party solicitations from outside staffing firms.

Telligen and its affiliates are Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employers (EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability) and E-Verify Participants.