Technology Project Manager

Location: Los Angeles, CA, CA

Skills: SDLC, AGile, (PMP), budgets of $500k +

Job Description

Job Title: Technology Project Manager

Why work here?

  • This company is a leader in investment and banking services, with nearly 100 offices in over 6 major metropolitan areas in the U.S.
  • A trusted and reliable name in the industry for over 60 years and counting.

As a Technology Project Manager, you will:

  • Plan and deliver technology projects while providing leadership and guidance to matrixed teams
  • Build project governance structures and delivery plans to meet business goals
  • Spearhead and track project objectives, activities, schedule, scope, and budget
  • Make appropriate changes in plans and effectively communicate these with all stakeholders
  • Measure success of project outcomes by timeline, budget and scope.
  • Assess and arrange projects or programs to minimize costs, optimize output and maintain quality
  • Create strategies for risk mitigation and contingency planning
  • Lead and facilitate project meetings, including communication of tasks, schedules, milestones, and other activities
  • Provide status updates to stakeholders regarding schedule, budget, quality and outcome
  • Manage several projects of varying size concurrently adhering to company guidelines and methodologies
  • Participate in long-range planning and development of application or product roadmaps
  • Demonstrate understanding of project risk, issue identification and mitigation
  • Proactively escalate project issues/risks and develop mitigation plans as needed

What Gets You the Job?

  • 10+ years project management experience
  • 5+ years’ experience managing large teams and complex technical projects
  • 4+ years’ industry-related experience is required (banking/financial)
  • Experience managing compliance projects within banking environments is required
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
  • Prior experience implementing or supporting infrastructure environments/applications within a technology organization is nice to have
  • In-depth understanding of technology project methodologies, tools and techniques across all project phases
  • Proficiency with project portfolio management solutions and MS Project
  • Strong business acumen and knowledge, with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong leadership, negotiation and relationship-building skills
  • Strong knowledge of project lifecycles and SDLC
  • Excellent communication skills (written, verbal, presentation)
  • Stellar organizational, problem-solving and analytical skills
  • 2+ years’ Agile Scrum Master experience is nice to have
  • PMP or Agile Scrum Master certification is nice to have

Compensation: $130,000/Year

For immediate consideration please click Apply or email resumes to:

Lynn Bailey
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