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Senior Project Lead II

Date Posted: Apr 5, 2018

Location: Tampa, FL, US, 33647

Company: MetLife

Job Location: Tampa, FL


Role Value Proposition: 

As part of the Investments IT organization, this position will play a critical role providing oversight, organization, and coordination of key activities across several projects within the organization.  We are looking for an experienced project leader with expertise in managing cross-functional initiatives. This is a dynamic, exciting role with an opportunity to collaborate globally with a multitude of teams and technologies.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Implementation of projects to include identifying and managing projects’ risks and issues; monitoring progress of all key project work streams, deliverables and outcomes; creation and maintenance of detailed work plans, schedules, project estimates, resource plans, and status reports
  • Provide updates to management regarding project status and the application and implementation of technology
  • Collaborate with other technologists and vendors to define requirements, analyze solutions and develop implementation plans
  • Support partner teams to refine processes and increase efficiency in line with department objectives
  • Evaluate new/emerging technologies/tools for possible use within IT


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:


  • 5+ years of infrastructure management, operations and engineering, application development experience
  • Ability to project manage a wide variety of Cloud engineering projects, and multi-task in a challenging, fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Excellent analytical problem-solving abilities and communication skills – written, verbal and presentation
  • Interpersonal skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels
  • Good understanding of Microsoft Technologies (.NET, SQL Server, Web Services, SSIS/SSRS, TFS)
  • Intermediate level knowledge of application infrastructure, networking concepts, and cloud technologies


  • Experience working with development teams in an Agile Environment
  • Knowledge/Experience with networking, firewalls, Active Directory, FTP, TWS
  • Knowledge of computing platforms like HPC, Microsoft Azure and MongoDB or similar
  • Knowledge of PowerShell scripting
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a global environment with matrix organizational management
  • Bachelor’s degree with major in Computer Science or Engineering or related field


Business Category

Global Infrastructure Technology Operations – Investments Technology


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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Requisition #: 96827 

Nearest Major Market: Tampa