Conduent Project Manager-Banking/Finance in Florham Park, New Jersey
Conduent is the world's largest provider of diversified business process services with leading capabilities in transaction processing, automation, analytics and constituent experience. We work with both government and commercial customers in assisting them to deliver quality services to the people they serve.
We manage interactions with patients and the insured for a significant portion of the U.S. healthcare industry. We are the customer interface for large segments of the technology industry and the operational and processing partner of choice for public transportation systems around the world.
Whether it's digital payments, claims processing, benefit administration, automated tolling, customer care or distributed learning - Conduent manages and modernizes these interactions to create value for both our clients and their constituents. Learn more at www.conduent.com .
Project Manager in Banking/Finance
Responsible for the management of projects for internal clients using prescribed tools and methodologies (including Agile, Waterfall, CMMI) across the Client Technology Services (CTS) Banking, Insurance, and Capital Markets Group which encompasses a number of lines of business in the banking/finance industry. This role requires technical expertise, project management experience and highly effective communication and leadership skills.
- Defines project scope, goals and deliverables that support business objectives in collaboration with key stakeholders. Maintains detailed project plans, schedules, resource plans, budgets, and reporting as required through the use of Smartsheet and/or MS Project and Excel.
Drive cross-team activities to ensure that implementations and ongoing services are delivered on time and meet client requirements by maintaining tight control over the project schedule, risks, scope of work and budget.
Monitoring each project from initiation through delivery, including tracking and communicating status, identifying and tracking cross-functional dependencies, identifying and driving options to mitigating risk, and drive issues to resolution
Conducts internal project meetings with stakeholders preparing agendas and minutes for distribution that are accurate and reflective of the project meetings.
Builds knowledge of the organization, processes, and customers and uses said knowledge to gain confidence of our clients in order to manage their projects end-to-end successfully.
All other responsibilities as assigned by CTS Management
Bachelor’s degree preferred (or equivalent work experience)and position requires minimum of 5-7 years of experience in the Project Management capacity including all aspects of process development and execution with a focus on finance/banking operations
4 Years of experience in software project management and managing project pipeline
Wide range of technical experience including both mainframe and distributed/midrange platforms, with the ability to quickly learn and understand new technology.
Experience interacting with a diverse set of technical and non-technical stakeholders
Strong functional, analytical, presentation, documentation, training, inter-personal and customer relationship skills
Expert in managing services in an environment with pre-negotiated Service Level Agreements and establishing continuous improvement of those agreements
Acts independently to prioritize and manage multiple processes in a high pressure environment
Broad knowledge across UI design, integration, user management, security, and infrastructure
Experience with banking/consumer lending applications, technologies and processes a plus
PMP Certification a plus
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Job Project Management
Primary Location United States-New Jersey-Florham Park
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 18023938