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Senior Project Lead

Date Posted: Feb 24, 2018

Location: Cary, NC, US, 27513

Company: MetLife

Job Location: United States : North Carolina : Cary  

 

Role Value Proposition: 

At MetLife, we seek to make a meaningful impact in the lives of our customers and our communities.  Project Lead must have a technical background sufficient to understand the technologies and technical issues involved with the application, to be able to anticipate and identify critical technical obstacles, and to make accurate technology decisions.  Able to manage project schedule and task details and utilize project management tools such as reports, tracking charts, checklists, and project scheduling software and to delegate appropriately.  Also, manage change and properly communicate with management, customer and contractors throughout the life of the project.

    

Key Responsibilities:  

  • Manages large scale projects or oversees multiple related large scale projects.

  • Identifies resources needed, assembles project team, assigns individual responsibilities.

  • Determines scope and documents scope and deliverables based on documentation and requirements supplied.

  • Creates and administers project plan. Communicates with Project Management counterparts, customers and project stakeholders to ensure continuing alignment with project objectives.

  • Manages stakeholders (customers, vendors, etc.) and team expectations.

  • Provides senior management and stakeholders with project status. Identifies and mitigates issues and risks.

  • Facilitates project meetings and produces meeting minutes..

 

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent experience required.
  • 6+ years of working experience in IT or related experience
  • 3+ years project management experience.
  • ERP Financials experience

 

Preferred:

  • PeopleSoft ERP Financials experience is preferred

 

 

 

 

 

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 #: 93870 


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