1+ months

Lead Project Manager - P206927_S2

Riverwoods, IL 60015
Apply Now
Apply on the Company Site
  • Job Code
    P206927_S2
\u003Cp\u003EAt Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. \u003Cstrong\u003EWe\u0027re all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. \u003C/strong\u003EBe the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EResponsible for managing projects from inception to implementation. Leads project teams to ensure projects are completed\u003Cbr\u003E on time, within budgets, and meet business needs.\u003Cbr\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E Responsibilities:\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003ESupport the Director of Strategy and Chief Data Officer through the development of a multi-stakeholder mixed-medium communication strategy\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ESupport the Director of Strategy and Chief Data Officer on strategic organizational improvements, including facilitating cross-workstream planning sessions.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ESupport the CDO on one-off strategic assignments within Enterprise Technology\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ESupport the Director of Strategy and Chief Data Officer through the development of a multi-stakeholder mixed-medium communication strategy\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EImprove efficiency and effectiveness of Enterprise Technology team including acting as an organizational glue across Enterprise Technology leadership team\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDocuments agendas, meeting minutes, action items, project plans, and issue logs.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECommunicate project statuses to stakeholders.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EGathers business requirements and translates them for project teams.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EManage all aspects of each projects.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ELeads project teams to ensure projects are completed on time, within budgets, and meet business needs.Assembles project teams.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAligns roles and responsibilities for all project resources.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEnsures project progress is tracked and team members are providing progress updates.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAssists with business requirements analyses.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EManages project scopes, issues, and risks.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEnsures change controls are executed appropriately. Estimates work efforts and manages resources.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003EINDDFS \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMinimum Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EAt a minimum, here\u0027s what we need from you:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBachelor in Liberal Arts, Computer Science, Infrastructure Technology Solutions, Business, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E4\u002B years of experience in Project Management, Computer Science, Infrastructure Technology Solutions, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EIn lieu of a degree, 6\u002B years of experience in Project Management, Computer Science, Infrastructure Technology Solutions, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EIf we had our say, we\u0027d also look for:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBachelor\u0027s Degree in Liberal Arts, Computer Science, Infrastructure Technology Solutions, Business, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E6\u002B years of experience in Project Management, Computer Science, Infrastructure Technology Solutions, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAgile and/or Kanban, PMP\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants - with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E

Categories

Industry

  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2019-11-01 Expires: 2019-12-12

Welcome to Discover
We strive to be the leading direct bank and payments services company. Our mission is to help people spend smarter, manage debt better, and save more to achieve a brighter financial future.


Why Work with Us?
You can make an impact. Whether it’s developing corporate strategy, innovating new services or supporting IT needs, every employee has the opportunity to be a vital part of our business and make a real difference in people’s lives. It’s the heart of what we do.


 

Featured Employers[ View All ]

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Lead Project Manager - P206927_S2

Discover
Riverwoods, IL 60015

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast