Project Management Senior

Freddie Mac - McLean, VA3.9

30+ days ago
Position Overview
The Strategic Delivery, User Acceptance Team is searching for a smart and creative Project Manager! We are looking for someone who brings energy with a business savvy mindset! A skilled communicator who can establish rapport with people at all levels across the organization. The key to success is someone who can help drive efficiencies within business processes. Someone who can enact change within different teams using their project management skills and is able to measure change to show results. We are searching for someone who enjoys working with various types of personalities to reach a mutual solution, while maintaining professional relationships. Facilitators who thrive in a network of fast-paced teams, primarily supporting Agile projects. The Project Manager role will be expected to help shape and support UAT Services mission and implement the strategic and tactical changes that will bring the mission into reality!

The UAT Services Mission: We are committed to efficiently and innovatively validating business processes to support quick delivery of quality products.

Responsibilities Include:
Leading UAT planning and execution
Act as a lead for a team of UAT analysts and testers
Stakeholder communications and management for a Freddie Mac
Obtaining sign-off on UAT results
Develop standard productivity and cost metrics
Drive continuous process improvements
Maintain a Continuous learning organization
Help create Method or learning framework to manage knowledge across the Sourcing Domain
Help Identify UAT regression bed
Qualifications
Typically has 5 to 6 years of related professional work experience as it relates to job responsibilities outlined above
Bachelor's degree or commensurate related experience
Previous experience managing UAT or Project Teams
Experience working with home grown, B2B systems
Strong track record of process improvement
Experienced with Staff Aug Management
Works well within a matrixed organizational environment
Experience with transformation projects (includes building the case for change, executing the change and communicating throughout)
Knowledge of Single Family business
Experience with project management and test management (e.g. HP ALM) tools
Strong quantitative, analytic, and project management skills are also required
Strong oral and written communications skills
Preferred Skills
Experience in Agile software development
Primary Mortgage market experience
Experience on mission critical projects
Team player
Strong facilitation and analytical skills
Demonstrated business acumen, problem solving skills, and relationship management skills
Ability to work effectively with continuous change and short deadlines
Closing Statement
Today, Freddie Mac makes home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Join our smart, creative and dedicated team and you’ll do important work for the housing finance system and make a difference in the lives of others. Freddie Mac is an equal opportunity and top diversity employer. EOE, M/F/D/V.