BNY Mellon Careers

Sr. Specialist, Technical Project/Program Manager

Greenwich, Connecticut
Asset Servicing


Job Description

Sr. Specialist, Technical Project/Program Manager

·       Member of high performing team dedicated to servicing a large client.

·       Develops detailed project plans and schedules application/infrastructure projects, works closely with business analysts, developers and QA to execute the project.

·       Manages the project lifecycle from initiation through to program closure.

·       Manages and resolves risks, issues and dependencies.

·       Coordinates materials needed for QA and Production releases, communicates changes to program leadership to obtain approval.

·       Leads and provides direction and guidance for a wide array of activities associated with project planning and management to ensure that projects are completed on time, within budget and to client specifications.

·       Manages and oversees the end to end project management activities such as project reporting, project planning, issue / risk identification and tracking, scope management, estimation, client management, relationship management and other project documentation preparation for projects of high business complexity (involving multiple systems interfaces that are highly visible to the organization).

·       Monitors project results for significant deviations and works collectively with Information Technology functions to address incidents and high priority defects.

·       Maintains regular contact with clients and coordinates and reports on project progress and accomplishments.

·       May coordinate resources across organizational boundaries.

·       Manages client expectations and ensures project delivery in conformance with company software development life cycle (SDLC) methodologies.

·       Contributes to the achievement of area objectives.

 

Leads and provides some direction and guidance for a wide array of activities associated with project planning and management to ensure that projects are completed on time, within budget and to client specifications. Manages and oversees the end to end project management activities such as project reporting, project planning, issue / risk identification and tracking, scope management, estimation, client management, relationship management and other project documentation preparation for projects of medium to high business complexity (involving multiple systems interfaces that are highly visible to the organization). Directs and controls all work performed within the framework of the Work Structure. Develops detailed project plans and schedules application/infrastructure projects, including goals, risks and resource allocation. Monitors project results for significant deviations. Manages vendor and client relations to ensure that service expectations are developed and met. Maintains regular contact with clients and coordinates and reports on project progress and accomplishments. May provide input for (project) team member performance appraisals. Works with all required Information Technology functions and groups to effectively plan and execute the project. May coordinate resources across organizational boundaries. Serves as a liaison between clients and internal technical groups to ensure delivery of projects on time, within budget, and to specification. Manages communication with the business at a detailed functional level and discusses/resolves issues. Manages client expectations and ensures project delivery in conformance with company software development life cycle methodologies.

 

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree, preferably in Finance, MIS, Business Management or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required. Knowledge of SDLC, including Waterfall and Agile methodologies. Project Management Professional (PMP) or Scrum Master (CSM) certification is beneficial, 8 - 10 years of related project management experience required, experience with technology or financial services industry is strongly preferred.



For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments & safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark: bnymellon.com/careers.

BNY Mellon's Asset Servicing business is dedicated to dynamically supporting our clients' investments and safeguarding their assets, keeping them working around the clock and across the world. It's part of our commitment to being a true partner for our clients' investment success. We specialize in operational solutions and capabilities for today's market-enhancing management and administration of investments with services that process, monitor and measure investment data from around the world. By leveraging BNY Mellon's global footprint and deep expertise, we deliver insight-driven solutions for every phase of investing.

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
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Primary Location: United States-Connecticut-Greenwich
Internal Jobcode: 45163
Job: Asset Servicing
Organization: ASSET SERVG MIDDLE OFFICE SOL-HR12330
Requisition Number: 1715277