IT Project Manager

JP Morgan Chase - Plano, TX3.9

As a member of our Project Execution team within the Merchant Services Group you will dive head-first into creating innovative solutions that advance businesses and careers. You’ll join an inspiring and curious team of technologists dedicated to improving the design, analytics, development, coding, testing and application programming that goes into creating high quality software and new products. You’ll be tasked with keeping the team and other key stakeholders up to speed on the progress of what’s being developed. Coming in with an understanding of the importance of end-to-end software development-such as Agile frameworks-is key. And best of all, you’ll be working with and sharing ideas, information and innovation with our global team of technologists from all over the world.

This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:

Advanced knowledge of agile principles, managing multiple scrum teams as agile IT Project Manager.
Understanding of architecture and design across all systems
Ability to collaborate with high-performing teams and individuals throughout the firm to accomplish common goals
Experience managing projects through the entire Software Delivery Life Cycle (SDLC) using standard project processes and tools (Agile)
Identify and help implement continuous process enhancements/improvements as well identify opportunities to automate or streamline current processes, focus on driving efficiency and improvements in controls.
Partner with Technology and Product Owners to define approach for build phase and/or scripts; maintain master plan and dates for the build phase from start of build to completion
Partner with the Business to identify operational risks and ensure overall operational readiness prior to launch; develop operational readiness playbook and facilitate Go/No Go meetings upon completing of testing
Manage project communications & status reporting (e.g. project performance metrics/KPIs).
Develop slides / decks for senior management team to articulate project status and issues
Proactively identify obstacles and collaborate with team to identify several options/solutions and collect and store all required compliance artifacts for the project across the project life cycle.
PMP certification is Preferred
When you work at JPMorgan Chase & Co., you’re not just working at a global financial institution. You’re an integral part of one of the world’s biggest tech companies. In 14 technology hubs worldwide, our team of 40,000+ technologists design, build and deploy everything from enterprise technology initiatives to big data and mobile solutions, as well as innovations in electronic payments, cybersecurity, machine learning, and cloud development. Our $9.5B+ annual investment in technology enables us to hire people to create innovative solutions that will not only transform the financial services industry, but also change the world.

At JPMorgan Chase & Co. we value the unique skills of every employee, and we’re building a technology organization that thrives on diversity. We encourage professional growth and career development, and offer competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re looking to build your career as part of a global technology team tackling big challenges that impact the lives of people and companies all around the world, we want to meet you.