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Technical Project Manager

Date Posted: Jan 2, 2019

Location: Cary, NC, US, 27513

Company: MetLife

Job Location: United States : North Carolina : Cary  


Role Value Proposition: 

MetLife’s Application Maintenance & Support (AMS) organization is responsible for maintaining and improving a global portfolio of diverse applications.  Within AMS the Application Improvement team is empowered to proactively identify and implement changes to improve quality and stability in production.  We are looking for individuals who have a track record of using cutting edge technologies to identify opportunities to improve applications which run in very complex environments.

As part of the Application Improvement team within AMS (Application Maintenance and Support), this person will be driving the various security initiatives in pipeline to remediate vulnerabilities and improve the security posture of the applications in AMS portfolio. This person will also be will be responsible for managing the in house tools owned by AMS.


Key Responsibilities:  


  • Drive efficient delivery by managing an offshore vendor development team building/maintaining various in house AMS tools.

  • Work with end users to refine requirements, use-cases and/or user stories and also handle user training for the various in house tools

  • Drive Security initiatives collaborating with multiple large teams and close open risks.

  • Evaluate Veracode scans and coordinate with AD teams to identify scope and remediate critical application vulnerabilities to reduce Operational Risk.

  • Provide technical leadership / guidance to drive improvement efforts that increase application stability and security

  • Leverage technical experience to influence the development and maintenance teams to follow through on identified improvements.

  • Collaborate with wider organization to identify opportunities and solve operational problems using innovative tools/processes.


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field
  • 5+ years’ experience in Application Development or Maintenance

  • Experience working in an Agile Development environment and using Agile methodologies
  • Strong technical and project management skills

  • Self-motivated and able to lead/drive things independently with the willingness to learn and implement new technologies as needed

  • Good analytical and organizational skills.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills


  • ITIL & Lean Six Sigma

  • Cybersecurity experience

  • Understanding of DevOps Culture
  • Experience in Scripting languages

  • Experience in building and/or troubleshooting distributed web applications using JAVA/.NET




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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Requisition #: 106169 

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