Project Manager

Project Manager

03 Nov 2023
New Jersey, Jerseycity, 07302 Jerseycity USA

Project Manager

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job summary:

Position Summary



  • Our client is looking for a Project Manager who has prior experience in Market Risk or Global Markets middle/back office technology.
  • This is a multi-disciplinary role that will require the successful candidate to take on numerous diverse responsibilities and will necessitate close partnership with senior business and technology managers.
  • Ideally, the candidate will have a background in development or have worked very closely with development teams.

This individual will work with business users and technology groups to:



  • Work with stakeholders to ensure comprehensive requirements are provided to define project scope and goals.
  • Work with dev team to define milestones and create detail project plan.
  • Work with technology teams to define and document the implementation approach ensuring it meets user requirements
  • Manage the project plan, drive project completion, facilitating issues, maintaining control over scope and ensuring that project artifacts are maintained
  • Identify risks, assumptions, issues and dependencies (RAID) and proactively manage/reporting RAIDs.
  • Work with QA teams to ensure that comprehensive test cases are executed and coordinate testing cycles and runs
  • Responsibilities also includes planning, coordination and execution of tollgates across a large & complex program to ensure comply with enterprise change control process.
  • Responsible for weekly status reporting, prepare materials to present to stakeholders

Primary Skill: MySQL


Secondary Skill: Agile tools (Jira)


Required Skills



  • A flexible, hardworking and "can do" attitude; comfortable working in a fast paced environment with frequent release cycles and rapidly changing priorities.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to effectively communicate within a multi-disciplined team, across multiple locations and time zones, and to interact with demanding business users.
  • Ownership and follow through.
  • Project management and organization skills, attention to details.
  • Ability to remove obstacles and influence others to move projects forward.
  • Financial markets product knowledge, market risk experience (any asset class).
  • Excellent technical skills; SQL, MS Excel, jira, MS Project, sharepoint, Visio, MS Powerpoint, MS Word.

Desired Skills



  • Computer Engineering/Financial Degree
  • Experience with Agile methodologies.
  • Experience with VaR, Risk Analytics would be a definite advantage
  • Exposure to financial / product control functions within a finance.
  • Exposure to Java, or Python scripting.
  • Exposure to Program Project Risk Tool (PPRT)



location: Jersey City, New Jersey

job type: Contract

salary: $55.14 - 65.14 per hour

work hours: 9am to 5pm

education: Bachelors



responsibilities:


  • Work with stakeholders to ensure comprehensive requirements are provided to define project scope and goals.
  • Work with dev team to define milestones and create detail project plan.
  • Work with technology teams to define and document the implementation approach ensuring it meets user requirements
  • Manage the project plan, drive project completion, facilitating issues, maintaining control over scope and ensuring that project artifacts are maintained
  • Identify risks, assumptions, issues and dependencies (RAID) and proactively manage/reporting RAIDs.
  • Work with QA teams to ensure that comprehensive test cases are executed and coordinate testing cycles and runs
  • Responsibilities also includes planning, coordination and execution of tollgates across a large & complex program to ensure comply with enterprise change control process.
  • Responsible for weekly status reporting, prepare materials to present to stakeholders





qualifications:


  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 10 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors


skills:
  • Project Management




  • Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

    At Randstad, we welcome people of all abilities and want to ensure that our hiring and interview process meets the needs of all applicants. If you require a reasonable accommodation to make your application or interview experience a great one, please contact HRsupport@randstadusa.com.

    Pay offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc. In addition, Randstad offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, an incentive and recognition program, and 401K contribution (all benefits are based on eligibility).



    For certain assignments, Covid-19 vaccination and/or testing may be required by Randstad's client or applicable federal mandate, subject to approved medical or religious accommodations. Carefully review the job posting for details on vaccine/testing requirements or ask your Randstad representative for more information.

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    • ID
      JC46915558
    • State
    • City
    • Job type
      Contract
    • Salary
      USD55 - USD65
    • Hiring Company
      Randstad Technologies
    • Date
      2022-11-03
    • Deadline
      2023-01-01
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