12 days old
2018-01-042018-02-03

Senior Project Lead

MetLife
Cary, NC
**Job Location:** Cary, NC







**Role Value Proposition:**







As a Senior Project Lead in MetLifes Global Technology Services organization, you will manage the implementation of medium to large size/complexity IT infrastructure projects in the IT Risk & Security and/or IT Service Operations domains. Working with minimum supervision, you will lead the project team, define and manage the scope, cost and schedule of the project, ensuring alignment with project objectives and achieving project deliverables on schedule. You will lead project review meetings, document project status, keep the schedule current, identify risks & issues and drive to closure. You will escalate critical issues to management, describing impacts to the project and providing resolution options.







**Key Responsibilities:**







+ Assemble and lead the project team to achieve on-time completion of planned tasks



+ Provide regular, timely project status reports and keep PM artifacts current per MetLife standards



+ Actively manage all project stakeholders expectations



+ Manage project scope, cost and schedule, including timely change management and baseline updates



+ Actively manage risks and issues, including escalation when appropriate







**Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:**







Required:







+ 8+ years working experience in IT or related experience



+ 5+ years IT infrastructure project management experience with associated IT infrastructure familiarity



+ Detailed knowledge and/or experience with technology concepts and Software Development Life Cycle methodologies (i.e.: Waterfall, Iterative, Agile, etc.)



+ Proficient with project management concepts such as scope, communication, financial, risk and issue management practices



+ Excellent communication and analytical skills, inclusive of written, verbal and listening. Customer service orientation and strong teamwork







Preferred:







+ Experience managing IT projects in the IT Risk & Security and/or IT Service Operations space. Familiarity with related nomenclature, IT solutions, etc.



+ Experience with project portfolio management tools, i.e. CA PPM



+ Current PMP certification



+ Bachelors degree







**Business Category**







_Global Technology and Operations_







**Number of Openings**







_1_







**At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, were 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.







**For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.**







Requisition #: 92903

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