Federal Healthcare EMR Implementation Manager

Clearance Level
Project/Task Management
Remote, Based in the USA

REQ#: RQ118402

Travel Required: 25-50%
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. As one of the largest IT and mission services providers to the government, we own our opportunities to better enable healthcare organizations to identify theirs.

You can make GDIT your place. You make it your own by turning obstacles into action. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you’ll play an important role in providing the technologies and services that millions of healthcare professionals depend on, every day.

The Federal Health EMR Implementation Manager is responsible for managing the Implementation and Deployment of the Cerner EMR solution for a Large Federal customer.

Job Description:

  • Work closely with partners to define the Implementation and Deployment strategy
  • Oversee the scheduling of the deployments in multiple simultaneous locations across the United States.
  • Monitor all aspects of the deployment and provide management updates on a frequent basis.
  • Oversee all training development and implementation.
  • Ensure all deployment SLA’s are being met.
  • Provides technical, administrative, and operational management of assigned projects, including contract and subcontractor management.
  • Supervise assigned staff, may include subordinate supervisors and managers.
  • Develop technical project plans, proposals, reports, and administrative reporting.
  • Conducts planning and provides recommendations on task workload.
  • Manages risk tracking process.
  • Attends customer meetings and serves as client liaison.
  • Interacts with vendors, other agencies, and other client staff on behalf of the client.
  • Coordinates development of deliverables and products.
  • Ensures quality assurance of project deliverables.
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
  • Participates in special projects as required.
  • Reviews future project requirements and develops strategies for future work.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Sciences, Computer Information Systems, or Healthcare related field, Master’s Degree in healthcare preferred
  • 5+ years experience with implementing electronic health record systems (Cerner)
  • Experience supporting large Federal Healthcare systems and customers
  • 3-5 years of supervisory experience in a healthcare environment
  • 5+ years of progressive experience in managing application systems support teams in a distributed computing environment with an emphasis on project management

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Excellent interpersonal and public speaking skills.
  • Very organized and methodical.
  • Ability to operate calmly under stressful conditions.
  • Ability to relate cooperatively and constructively with customers, partners and peers.
  • Effectively develop and monitor high performing teams.
  • Ability to use logical and analytical thinking to interpret technical data and solve a broad range of problems.


  • 401K with company match
  • Customizable health benefits packages
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you
  • Full-flex work week



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EEO/Affirmative Action:  Due to a requirement associated with work on this contract, GDIT will give a preference in employment opportunities and reasonable opportunities for training to applicants who are Indian (a member of an Indian tribe) and will be performing work and live on or near (within reasonable commuting distance) an Indian reservation.  Applicants requesting Indian Preference must send an email to IP.Coordinator@gdit.com immediately after submitting their online application in order to be considered for the preference.  The e-mail must include name, the position applying to, and the email address associated with the application.

The likely salary range for this position is $113,200 - $169,800, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.

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About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.