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Sr. Project Lead

Date Posted: Aug 10, 2018

Location: Greenville, NC, US, 27513

Company: MetLife

Job Location: United States : South Carolina : Greenville  Alternate Job Location : United States : North Carolina : Cary  


Role Value Proposition: 

MetLife is part of the API economy and is using APIs internally and externally to provide a state of the art digital experience to serve our customers.  This position is a Sr. Project Lead on the US API team.  This is a leadership role managing the implementation of high-priority projects.  The associate will be experienced in the SDLC process and be able to communicate to peers and management regarding specific project’s status.  The role interacts with all lines of business and enterprise wide projects and programs. 


Key Responsibilities:  

  • Responsible for delivering the US API team’s scope for projects and programs the team is supporting.
  • Responsible for creating and maintaining detailed project plans, schedules and status reports.
  • Responsible for leading project meetings and monitoring the initiative’s progress, milestones and budgets to ensure delivery.
  • Responsible for managing overall software engineering project by ensuring partners are engaged and the appropriate tickets are created.
  • Responsible for updating and completing metrics for release reporting periods.


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:



  • Bachelor degree or higher
  • 10+ years of experience in Information Technology.
  • 10+ years of experience with project management processes, and waterfall SDLC methodology for a Fortune 500 company
  • 7+ years of experience using MS Excel, MS Project, MS PowerPoint, and SharePoint.
  • 5+ years of experience managing project teams and high priority projects in a complex and fast paced environment.
  • Strong organizational and leadership skills with demonstrated ability to work on multiple medium to small scale projects in parallel.
  • Strong presentation and communication skills with experience providing communication to senior leaders. 



  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in a business or computer science
  • Experience in Agile SDLC methodology(s)
  • PMP Certification


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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