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Senior Project Lead

Date Posted: Dec 8, 2017

Location: Cary, NC, US, 27513

Company: MetLife

Job Location: United States : North Carolina : Cary  


Role Value Proposition: 

Perform project/program management functions for the technology organization. Projects and Programs managed are of varying complexity in nature, involving coordination of resources (people and technology) across the larger technology organization. Responsible for identification and resolution of project interdependencies, integration and collision concerns across the department and the enterprise. Roles require strong IT and Project/Program Management skills; PMP and/or PgMP certification highly desirable at the more advanced levels.


Key Responsibilities:

Oversees and executes projects typically medium to large in duration and complexity and oversees associated project teams. Leads project review meetings, documents project status, updates project plans, and resolves open issues.


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:

  • Detailed knowledge and/or experience with technology concepts and Software Development Life Cycle methodologies (i.e.: Waterfall, Iterative, scrum, SAFe, Agile, etc.)
  • Proficient with office automation tools (MS Office suite of applications, email, Internet, etc.)
  • Experience working with Project Portfolio Management tools
  • Experienced with managing offshore teams and/or vendors.
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills, inclusive of written, verbal and listening. Customer Service Orientation and strong teamwork
  • Actively working on or already PMP certified



  • infrastructure project Management
  • 6+ of relevant experience.
  • Excel, Microsoft Project, PowerPoint
  • Project Management
  • Waterfall and/or Agile



  • Problem solver
  • Communication
  • Working knowledge of Clarity, Jira and/or Rally
  • Proficient with project management concepts such as Scope, Communication, Financial and Risk Management practices






Business Category

Global Technology & Operations


Number of Openings





At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.” 



MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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