Charles Schwab Sr. Project manager in Lone Tree, Colorado
Lone Tree - CO, DENR3, 9800 Schwab Way, 80124
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As a company, we were established by Chuck at http://www.aboutschwab.com/about/leadership/charles_schwab over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.
The Banking Technology organization provides strategy and technology partnership to Schwab Bank, the 14th largest bank in the U.S. Our strategy and technology partnership ensures delivery of a best in class set of applications selected and designed to support key banking products and services for our clients. The application portfolio is a combination of SaaS and in-house developed applications. The Banking Technology Technical Project Manager will utilize proven project management and leadership skills to guide the matrixed in successful delivery of complex software development and vendor delivery projects in a fast paced and challenging environment.
What you’ll do:
Manage 3 – 5 concurrent large-scale technology integration projects
Lead and coordinate matrix project teams, including multiple external vendor representatives
Develop integrated project delivery plans and manage milestone delivery across multiple technology domains and vendor products
Create and manage resource plans, provide project budget and sizing information
Identify and develop mitigation plans for project risks and issues
Coordinate project deliverables with overall release and delivery management
Deliver projects within structured governance framework
What you have:
Capability to manage a dynamic workload, aligning with business and technical partners on priorities and deliverable dates
Highly motivated, delivery oriented, organized approach with demonstrated leadership abilities
Excellent facilitation, negotiation and influencing skills
5 - 7 years prior experience managing technical or software development projects
BS/BA degree, technology related preferred
Proficient with MS Office Product Suite (outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project)
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Ability to communicate effectively to senior and executive levels within the organization.
Proven ability to develop relationships with vendor, business and technical partners
Analytical, problem solving and prioritization skills
Proven experience with both waterfall (RUP – Rational Unified Process) and iterative (Agile, Kanban) development methodologies
PMI – PMP Certification highly desired
Experience with Jira/Atlassian Tool Suite and Sharepoint highly desired
What you’ll get:
Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package
Financial Health: 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts
Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, Paid Parental Leave, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program
Everyday Wellness: Health and Lifestyle Wellness Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Food Choices, Wellness Champions
Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships
Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life
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Relocation Offered?: No
Work Schedule: Days
Languages: English - spoken
Current Licenses / Certifications: None
Relevant Work Experience: Project Management-6+ yrs
Position Located In: CO - Lone Tree
Job Type: Full Time
Activation Date: Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Expiration Date: Monday, October 1, 2018