20 days old

Delivery Management Planning Lead

Bloomington, MN 55431
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Lead a team of analysts responsible for driving planning activities across Core Platforms Technology. This is an enabling role that understands and provides data and reporting to leaders in the Core Platforms organization to help them in decision-making, and aids teams in process and data cleanliness activities. Key activities include:

  • Partner with finance to understand performance against budget and forecast, and ensure respective leaders have the information they need to make decisions.
  • Aid teams in understanding their baseline (run the business) budgets and actuals for accurate planning.
  • Proactively monitor demand vs capacity to understand potential staffing issues and alert leaders. Maintain a current view of demand vs capacity.
  • Understand agile metrics used to measure team maturity, and aid leaders in understanding data cleanliness rules for accurate reporting. Proactively monitor data cleanliness in internal tools such as Jira and Jira Align.
  • Own and monitor Intake process, ensuring that work is flowing through the process and appropriate actions are being taken, including ensuring the request meets Definition of Ready criteria.
  • Build and maintain relationships with Core Platforms leaders, ensuring their planning needs are understood and helping them understand what is needed from them.
  • Build and maintain relationships with Chief Operating Office team and Data Measurement and Reporting teams to understand requests and reports provided, provide input into priority and enhancements and respond to requests.
  • Ability to motivate team, provide coaching and mentoring to drive results


  • 5+ years of experience in technology project/portfolio management
  • 3+ years of experience in agile software development
  • 1+ years managing staff or providing work direction, coaching and mentoring
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, able to present and communicate to executive level
  • Experience in budget management for projects and/or departments
  • Skilled in understanding how to leverage data to drive meaningful results, demonstrated analytical skills
  • Skilled in building relationships across organization
  • Highly adept in using Microsoft Excel
  • Self-starter, driven and eager to learn
  • Willing to travel as needed, generally no more than once per quarter

If you will be working at home occasionally or permanently, the internet connection must be obtained through a cable broadband or fiber optic internet service provider with speeds of at least 10Mbps download/5Mbps upload.

For this position, we anticipate offering an annual salary of 111,500 - 185,900 USD / yearly, depending on relevant factors, including experience and geographic location.

This role is also anticipated to be eligible to participate in an annual bonus plan.

We want you to be healthy, balanced, and feel secure. That's why you'll enjoy a comprehensive range of benefits, with a focus on supporting your whole health. Starting on day one of your employment, you'll be offered several health-related benefits including medical, vision, dental, and well-being and behavioral health programs. We also offer 401(k) with company match, company paid life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a minimum of 18 days of paid time off per year and paid holidays. For more details on our employee benefits programs, visit Life at Cigna .

About Cigna

Cigna Corporation exists to improve lives. We are a global health service company dedicated to improving the health, well-being and peace of mind of those we serve. Together, with colleagues around the world, we aspire to transform health services, making them more affordable and accessible to millions. Through our unmatched expertise, bold action, fresh ideas and an unwavering commitment to patient-centered care, we are a force of health services innovation. When you work with us, or one of our subsidiaries, you'll enjoy meaningful career experiences that enrich people's lives. What difference will you make?

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex, childbirth (including pregnancy) or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws.

If you require reasonable accommodation in completing the online application process, please email: SeeYourself@cigna.com for support. Do not email SeeYourself@cigna.com for an update on your application or to provide your resume as you will not receive a response.

Cigna has a tobacco-free policy and reserves the right not to hire tobacco/nicotine users in states where that is legally permissible. Candidates in such states who use tobacco/nicotine will not be considered for employment unless they enter a qualifying smoking cessation program prior to the start of their employment. These states include: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nebraska, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, Vermont, and Washington State.

Posted: 2023-01-10 Expires: 2023-02-08
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