Aetna Business Project Program Mgr (Six Sigma) in Phoenix, Arizona

Req ID: 51729BR


This position assists with leading high profile projects by leading a team of Project Managers and Reporting staff using Black Belt Six Sigma and PMP methodologies.

Fundamental Components:

The ideal candidate for this position would possess:

  • A PMP certification and/or Black Belt Six Sigma certification.

  • This position assists with leading projects across organizations, so the ability to negotiate and lead are critical attributes of a successful candidate.

  • The ability to turn data into action by using project management methodologies.


    Proven project management skills

    Proven track record in meeting project milestones and negotiating for resources.

    Proven negotiation skills.

    Experience includes development and management of multiple budgets related to various projects and or program.

    Organizational skills


    The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.


    Project Management/Six Sigma Certification: Black Belt is desired

    Project Management/Project Management Professional (PMP) is desired

    Project Management/Lean Six Sigma is desired


    Functional - Project Management/Project Manager/4-6 Years

    Functional - Project Management/Time Management/4-6 Years

    Functional - Project Management/Cross-functional project management/4-6 Years

    Functional - Customer Service/Call center monitoring & analysis - Inbound calls - call center location/1-3 Years

    Functional - Claims/Policies & procedures/1-3 Years


    Technical - Aetna Applications/Aetna Strategic Desktop Reporting/1-3 Years/System Support

    Technical - Reporting Tools/Business Objects/1-3 Years/System Support

    Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Visio Pro/1-3 Years/Power User

    Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft PowerPoint/1-3 Years/Power User


    Leadership/Driving Change/ADVANCED

    General Business/Ensuring Project Discipline/MASTERY

    Leadership/Developing and Executing Strategy/ADVANCED

    Need to have either PMP or Six Sigma Black Belt certification along w/Project and Process Improvement experience


    Finance/Delivering Profit and Performance/ADVANCED

    General Business/Demonstrating Business and Industry Acumen/ADVANCED

    Leadership/Anticipating and Innovating/ADVANCED


    Location: full-time work at home except the following locations would be full/time in-office: Arlington TX, San Antonio TX, Fresno CA, Bismarck ND, Jacksonville FL, Cranberry PA, Bethlehem PA.

    The ability to grow with a great team that is already very successful. This position also provides a tremendous amount of exposure.

    Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

    We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

    Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

    Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

    We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

    Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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Job Function: Management