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Senior IT Project Manager - 2034018

Company: Fidelity Investments
Location: Boston, MA
Posted on: September 3, 2021

Job Description:

Manages the development and delivery of large-scale Cloud initiatives and modernization technology programs in a matrix-managed environment. Delivers new products and services on Cloud platforms that enhance the digital customer experience. Provides systems for the development of brokerage services. Uses business knowledge to perform project management of technology projects. Works with end-users to coordinate and support product development. Acts as a primary liaison for business units to resolve various project/technology issues. Establishes full project life cycle plans for one or more complex projects.

Primary Responsibilities:

Elicits, captures, and interprets customer problems from multiple perspectives across projects or within a program.

Presents implications and recommendations with a strategic perspective influencing project parameters and outcomes.

Envisions and creates solutions that meet the requirements of the business, models the required infrastructure and points of integration, and provides the overall blueprint/roadmap for delivering solutions.

Converts internal requirements into workable project documents and process enhancements.

Ensures quality and timely application development, deployment, and integration by coordinating with subsystem application owners and stakeholders.

Contributes to the estimation, planning, analysis, design, and development of projects.

Estimates appropriate time frames for releases based on effort estimations.

Maintains requirement backlogs.

Coordinates with business, testing, and release management teams to address production incidents in a timely manner.

Fosters and champions innovative technology solutions to resolve complex business problems.

Works in a fast-paced environment delivering tactical and strategic technology solutions.

Establishes and project manages analysis plans for multiple moderately complex work steams.

Holds accountability for integration into larger, multi-disciplined projects, as appropriate.

Education and Experience

Bachelors degree (or foreign education equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Information Systems, Business Administration, Project Management, or a closely related field and five (5) years of experience in the job offered or five (5) years of experience managing the delivery of high volume, low latency financial applications.

Or, alternatively, Masters degree (or foreign education equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Information Systems, Business Administration, Project Management. or a closely related field and three (3) years of experience in the job offered or three (3) years of experience managing the delivery of high volume, low latency financial applications.

Skills and Knowledge:

Candidate must also possess:

Demonstrated Expertise (DE) in all phases of the project lifecycle -- performing requirements analysis, design, development, implementation, support, enhancement, and maintenance of project plans -- using Microsoft Project, Atlassian JIRA, and Confluence; working in a matrix team environment to support project communication, and to develop risk management and mitigation plans -- process mapping and improvements; and performing large-scale digital Agile transformations using digital transformation technologies -- Red Hat OpenShift and VMware Pivotal Cloud Foundry.

DE designing, supporting, and managing the delivery of high volume, low latency financial applications on modern service-based architectures; identifying and predicting complex operational problems and analyzing the information used to design preventive Information Technology (IT) solutions; reviewing performance test reports to identify indicators of system performance and the actions needed to improve it per system goals; and analyzing the implications of new information for current and future problem-solving.

DE leading Agile transformations -- training, coaching, building, and managing backlogs and facilitating ceremonies while maintaining and enforcing high development standards and consistent delivery schedules; and building a self-organized, cross-functional team to develop and enhance software applications, using an incremental and iterative approach from a prioritized product backlog to deliver high value software while mitigating risks according to Agile project management -- Scrum Framework.

DE in project management of IT implementations; working with a team of engineers to develop, deploy, and support financial applications in production environments; leading cross functional team initiatives for programs -- upgrading and decommissioning obsolete technologies and platform migrations; and coordinating release schedules across multiple team product suites and providing timely production launches and delivery releases.

For full job details and to apply, please visit and search for job number 2034018.

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