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Program Management Principal

Date Posted: Sep 14, 2018

Location: Cary, NC, US, 27513

Company: MetLife

Job Location: United States : North Carolina : Cary  


Role Value Proposition: 

Principal Program Management - Oversees various GTS highly complex programs & projects and coordinates the management of multiple related projects.  Provides oversight and works with the project managers in the program to monitor/reconcile budget, schedule, and technical performance of projects, while working to ensure the ultimate success of the program.


Reports to: AVP Global Program & Project Execution


Key Responsibilities:  

  • Communicates with senior management regarding project status when needed. 
  • Assembles program & project teams, assigns individual responsibilities and identifies resources needed.
  • Determines and documents program & project scope and deliverables based on documentation and requirements supplied. 
  • Engages Project Management counterparts, customers and project stakeholders to ensure continued alignment with project objectives. 
  • Resolves program & project issues through direct action or escalation when necessary.


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:



  • Bachelor’s degree required. 
  • 10+ years broad experience in Information Technologies with 8-10 years’ project and program management experience. 
  • PMP or PgMP certified.
  • 3-5 years Executive Presentations




  • 3-5 years Agile experience.
  • Executive Stakeholder management
  • Global Program Management experience
  • Exposure to Scaled Agile



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 #: 100529 

Nearest Major Market: Raleigh