Fiserv Sr. Project Manager - Implementations in Short Hills, New Jersey
What does a great Sr. Project Manager - Implementations do at Fiserv?
The Project Manager position ensures a predictable, consistent, and successful project delivery.
Plan, coordinate, and monitor scope.
Partner with key business stakeholders to ensure a successful start-up and completion of a project.
Work under moderate supervision with oversight provided by the Manager within Professional Services.
As a Sr. Project Manager - Implementations you can expect to:
Take projects from original concept through final implementation working with internal resources and external customers.
Define scope and project objectives.
Interface with all areas affected by the project, both internal and external.
Develop detailed work plans, schedules, project estimates, and status reports.
Document new processes and procedures identified throughout the project relating to new product/feature functionality.
Conduct internal and external project meetings and is responsible for project tracking and analysis.
Recommend and takes actions to direct the analysis and solutions of problems.
Create and maintain a project schedule for each project by identifying and monitoring: overall project timeline, project milestones, tasks, resources, ETAs, task dependencies, and critical paths.
Coordinate with other project managers and organizational entities to identify and monitor issues, impacts and dependencies.
Prepare and conduct informal and formal presentations
Display strong understanding of the organization's business strategies and apply knowledge to all project activities
Build relationships with all functional areas and manage stakeholder expectations
Ensure adherence to quality standards and reviews project deliverables
Manage the change control process, including owning the process documentation related to the overall process flow for the Business Unit.
Control and track project performance, time allocations, cost, and quality by constantly evaluating project progress and conducting regular team status meetings.
Coordinate with other line of business managers for integration and continued product advancement.
Ability to author comprehensive scope and solutions documents with input from technical resources.
Respond to occasional requests for additional off-hour work in the event of an emergency client incident or critical business need.
Basic skills for consideration:
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent Project Management work experience
5+ years of professional experience in a project management and/or consulting role.
Ability to build relationships with and influence other functional areas
Strong interpersonal skills and
Highly developed verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work in a matrix environment
Experience managing cross-functional projects
Experience working in the Information Technology and/or Financial industry
Operates independently with minimal guidance by management
Proficient with Microsoft Office applications
Proficient with Project Management Tools including MS Project
Exposure to online banking and security products experience a plus
Preferred skills for consideration:
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred, not required
Experience in banking, financial services, and/or software industries desired
Familiarity with Project Management tools
Learn more about Fiserv:
To support the total well-being of our associates, Fiserv takes a broad approach to our benefits. We offer a comprehensive benefits package that provides flexibility and affordability with a variety of medical, dental, vision, life insurance and disability options.
We are #FISVProud of our benefits and well-being programs. Our commitment to wellness, wellness education, preventive services and fitness activities are designed to meet you where you are.
Life moves fast. And as it does, we know most people aren’t thinking about “financial services”. But we are.
We help people and businesses move money and information every minute of every day. Our solutions connect financial institutions, corporations, merchants and consumers to one another, millions of times a day, behind the scenes, reliably and securely.
We’re Fiserv, a global leader in Fintech and payments enabling innovative financial services experiences that are in step with the way people live and work today. The company’s approximately 44,000 associates proudly serve clients in more than 100 countries, so their customers, members and consumers can move money when and where they need it, at the point of thought.
Our Aspiration is to move money and information in a way that moves the world. As a FORTUNE™ 500 company and one of FORTUNE Magazine World’s Most Admired Companies for the seventh consecutive year, we are committed to excellence and purposeful innovation.
We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce. Fiserv is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran
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