7 days old

IT Project Manager

New York, NY 10038
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    $60 To $61

Job Description

Primary responsibilities will include:

  • Lead the planning and implementation of multiple projects across Investment Technology programs including longer-term strategic initiatives and enhancements, both small and large sizes that have significant impact on a line of business or a support function.
  • Maintain strategic view of project dependencies, relationships, and overlap - analyze and review new business requirement demands into related projects. Interact regularly with clients to determine their needs and develop plans for delivery.
  • Focus on meeting project commitments & serve as guide/primary point of contact for project stakeholders (both internal and external) from project concept to final implementation toward achievement of project deliverable.
  • Facilitate definition of project mission, goals, tasks and resource requirements using project related artifacts - charter, timelines, deliverables, work breakdown structure, risk analysis, resource plans etc.
  • Monitor and review the progress of project or area progress and prepare progress tracking and status dashboards.
  • Work closely with business & technology stakeholders on capacity planning & forecasting.
  • Establish project process improvements to enable progress in a predictable pattern with unambiguous improvement.
  • Apply conflict management skills and influencing strategy to respond to changing business needs and high-priority tactical demands.
  • Lead collaboration on cross-functional initiatives - facilitating effectively and mobilizing right people across teams/business units.
  • Work closely with the Business Stakeholders, Management Team, Development Teams, Infrastructure Management and support partners across the organization.

Key Selection Criteria

  • Possess 5+ years of Project Management experience with increasing responsibility role within the financial services industry with PMP certification.
  • Hands-on experience with budget preparation, finance, work scheduling & project evaluation tools is required.
  • Demonstrated communication effectiveness with disciplined organization and project management skills.
  • Ability to exert strong influencing skills to impact choices on immediate and long-term directions.
  • A bachelor's and/or master's degree in Information Technology, Operations Research or related field from a reputable university are highly desirable.
  • Possess strong knowledge of Microsoft technologies (.Net, C#, WPF, WCF), Oracle, XML, XSLT, COM, SOAP and Web Services technologies.
  • Experience in financial transaction processing & business intelligence "would be a plus".
  • Demonstrate exceptional analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Demonstrate strong history of managing execution on large and complex projects in a global environment.
  • Candidate must be able to put people at ease when necessary and instill a high degree of trust quickly and genuinely.
  • Function effectively in cross-functional teams to ensure that critical work is owned and completed in a timely manner.

Ideal Personal Profile

  • An individual of high integrity, energy and optimism who is self-directed and motivated.
  • An individual with relationship management experience and a demonstrated ability to influence without authority.
  • An individual with excellent communication skills, both oral and written; a person who is articulate and a good presenter of ideas.
  • A good listener; a person who seeks input and involves others in his/her communications; a person who values and cultivates relationships.
  • An individual with a demonstrated ability to get things done and make things happen; a person who is resourceful, seizes opportunities and is an innovator.
  • A professional who wants to contribute to the organization and is results-oriented.


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