Fiserv Project Manager, Staff in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
What does a great Project Manager do?
The Project Manager within Digitals Channels works on the Professional Services team to ensures a predictable, consistent, and successful project delivery for our Corillian Online products . By planning, coordinating, and monitoring scope, the Project Manager will partner with key business stakeholders to ensure a successful start-up and completion of a project that typically impacts a single business unit or functional area.
As a Project Manager, you can look forward to:
Taking projects from original concept through final implementation working with internal resources and external customers.
Defining scope and project objectives.
Interfacing with all areas affected by the project, both internal and external.
Developing detailed work plans, schedules, project estimates, and status reports.
Documenting new processes and procedures identified throughout the project relating to new product/feature functionality.
Conducting internal and external project meetings and is responsible for project tracking and analysis.
Recommending and takes actions to direct the analysis and solutions of problems.
Creating and maintaining a project schedule for each project by identifying and monitoring: overall project timeline, project milestones, tasks, resources, ETAs, task dependencies, and critical paths.
Coordinating with other project managers and organizational entities to identify and monitor issues, impacts and dependencies.
Manage the change control process, including owning the process documentation related to the overall process flow for the Business Unit.
Controls and tracks project performance, time allocations, cost, and quality by constantly evaluating project progress and conducting regular team status meetings.
Coordinating with other line of business managers for integration and continued product advancement.
Authoring comprehensive scope and solutions documents with input from technical resources.
Responding to occasional requests for additional off-hour work in the event of an emergency client incident or critical business need
You're the kind of person who:
Can build relationships cross functionally at various levels
Is able to influence a variety of people including managing key stakeholder expectations
Prides themselves on their written communication skills
Thrives in a fast paced and heavily matrixed environment
Enjoys working both independently and also with a team
Strives for a strong understanding of the organization's business strategies and apply knowledge to all project activities
Ensures adherence to quality standards and reviews project deliverables
Basic Qualifications for Consideration:
Minimum of 5 years of experience working as a project management and/or consultant role.
Experience managing cross-functional projects
Proficient with Microsoft Office applications
Proficient with Project Management Tools including MS Project
Preferred Qualifications for Consideration:
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
Experience working in the banking, financial services, and/or software industries
Exposure to online banking and security products
Experience utilizing Remedy for requesting change controls
Who we are:
Digital Channels provides industry-leading products and services for the online and mobile channels to help financial institutions drive deeper relationships and more effectively compete in the digital transformation. Digital Channels develops innovative online banking and mobile banking solutions for financial institutions of all sizes with a mission to deliver easy and compelling digital financial management and money movement always at your fingertips. Leveraging in-depth research, user experience design, and industry best practices, Digital Channels' online banking and mobile banking solutions are ranked as the top solutions in the market and adopted by some of the largest and most innovative financial institutions in the market.
Find Your Forward at Fiserv, a FORTUNE™ 500 company, and join the industry leader in financial services technology. With more than 23,000 associates around the world, we're pushing the boundaries of what's possible with deep expertise and a commitment to innovation.
At Fiserv, you'll find a collaborative environment that values teamwork and open-mindedness. Our unique combination of expertise and innovative spirit helps us deliver the most comprehensive financial solutions to banks and businesses worldwide. We're helping more businesses move money faster and more easily than ever before. Explore the possibilities of a career with Fiserv and Find Your Forward with us.
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