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Technology Liaison II

Date Posted: Jul 23, 2019

Location: Tampa, FL, US, 33647

Company: MetLife

Job Location: Tampa, FL 

 

Role Value Proposition: 

Global Operations (Global Ops) focuses on creating positive experiences for MetLife customers and helping the company make the best use of its global resources. We’re looking for unique talent with fresh perspectives that can propel innovation. In this role you will provide information and help resolve user problems regarding department systems. Acts as a liaison between the business, Vendor(s), and IT personnel to support the unit’s technology needs; represent user area in all system enhancements and design activities. Review user requests, conducts data gathering interviews, documents business specifications, and manages technology projects until completion.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Under minimal supervision, oversees medium to large technology projects and/or phases of project of larger scope.  Serves as a liaison between the business, Vendor(s), and the IT area, translating business needs into application software requirements.Determines specific business application software requirements to address and resolve varied business and/or operational needs.
  • Review user requests, conducts data gathering interviews, documents business specifications, and manages technology projects until completion.
  • Designs, implements, and monitors the progress of initiatives, milestones, and budgets to ensure timeliness and deliverables are met.
  • Manages critical relationships with Operations, partnering organizations, Vendor(s), and IT teams.
  • May oversee projects that include various phases and small to moderately sized project teams.
  • Develops detailed work plans, schedules, project estimates, resource plans, and status reports.
  • Runs project meetings and provides updates to business leadership and impacted stakeholders regarding project status. 
  • Provides information and/or training to end users to help resolve problems regarding assigned system(s).
  • May act as project leader and provides guidance to lower level staff.  
  • Performs other duties as assigned or required.

 

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:
 

Required

  • 5-6 years of Technical Liaison experience
  • Proven track record executing deliverables through vendor management.
  • Demonstrated technical and functional expertise that proactively resolved issues to meet the needs of external and internal customers.
  • Thorough knowledge of supported business functions, workflow, systems and transactions.  
  • Demonstrated understanding of system design processes, project and program management and methodologies, and testing tools.
  • Coordination requirements with IT; conducting testing for enhancements/releases.
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written); strong Time Management and organization skills.
  • Ability to learn and adapt to new technology tools.  

 

Preferred

  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field or equivalent experience

 

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 #: [[110085]] 


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