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Technical Program Manager

  • Location: Tampa, 33619
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 19 days ago

Grow your career as a Technical Program Manager with an innovative global bank in Tampa, FL to oversee application development transformation projects. Long-term contract with excellent growth potential. Will be required to work onsite 2-3 days per week. 

Will work with technical leads and executive management to oversee a diverse portfolio. Will take the initiative to partner closely with development leads, internal clients, and all other relevant program stakeholders and contributors, to ensure programs are planned, managed and delivered successfully, that they meet client requirements and deliver on defined success criteria, that programs adhere to bank policy and procedures, and that sufficient transparency is provided to stakeholders throughout the life of the program.

Responsibilities:
•    Works with wider program team to develop program plans, budgets, success criteria, and other program artifacts.
•    Tracks status, maintains the plan, generates program metrics and status reports, and conducts status meetings on required cycles. Ensures all stakeholders are informed with the appropriate level of detail.
•    Continuously evaluates programs to ensure they are meeting standards, adhering to budgets, meeting deadlines and delivering required benefits. Knows program details as well as the big picture.
•    Drives engagement and accountability of project participants. Ensures the right people provide inputs and approvals at the right times. Is sensitive to global participation and provides reasonable accommodation for colleagues in different time zones.
•    Proactively identifies and documents risks and issues, works with team members to define and execute mitigations and resolutions. Ensures appropriate and timely escalations. Accountable for getting programs back on track when necessary.
•    Knows company policies, procedures, and tools; works with PMO to ensure programs stay compliant with evolving policy and procedures; ensures data is updated correctly and timely in required tools; actively seeks, and works with leads, to identify and implement opportunities for continuous improvement of the program management process.

Qualifications
•    Bachelors/University degree.
•    10+ years of work experience with 5+ years of experience in IT Program and Project management with a track record of driving results on large scale programs
•    Must have financial industry experience (Capital Markets or Treasury experience is preferred).
•    Must have application development project/program management experience.
•    Strong communication skills (verbal, written, presentation) that are clear and efficient.
•    Strong interpersonal skills, with proven ability to build relationships quickly, influence colleagues and clients, and increase collaboration among the program participants. Ability to engage at all levels including senior executives
•    Ability to "push the envelope" and not hide behind processes. Willing to learn and adopt new tools and new processes.
•    Strong attention to detail, including spelling, punctuation, and stakeholder preferred formatting
•    Proficient in MS Office programs, Jira, and SharePoint.
•    Prefer prior hands-on development experience.

About our client
Our client stands as one of the worlds most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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