IT Program Manager V at BC Forward

Posted in Other 6 days ago.

Location: Jersey City, New Jersey

Job Description:

IT Program Manager V

BCforward is currently seeking a highly motivated "
IT Program Manager V
" for an opportunity in - Jersey City, NJ 07302

Position Title : IT Program Manager V

Location: Jersey City, NJ 07302

Job Posting Expected Start Date: 07/28/2024

(Please note this is the target date and is subject to change. BCforward will send official notice ahead of a confirmed start date.

Expected Duration: 12 Months

Job Type: 40 hours work week

Pay Rate: $54/hr to $58/hr

Position Summary

Client is looking for a Business Analyst / Program Manager to support the Regulatory Portfolio for the Counterparty Credit Risk Technology team. 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 in the New York time zone. The ideal candidate will have a background in working closely with development teams. The candidate is expected to have a broad understanding of all the projects within the program and be able to ensure release timelines and milestones are met. They are expected to provide direction and guidance to project managers to ensure success of the work within the program.

This individual will:

Have direct delivery responsibility for their projects (i.e. end to end ownership of the program)

Have oversight of all projects within the program and be responsible for recognizing when individual projects may be off track

Identify risks, assumptions, issues and dependencies (RAID) and proactively manage/reporting RAIDs.

Review and/or publish the weekly status report for the program

Consistently meet with project managers to understand progress and issues across projects and provide support as necessary

Be responsible for weekly status reporting and preparing materials to present to stakeholders

Primary Skill


Secondary Skill

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.

Strong ownership and follow through.

Strong project management and organization skills, attention to details.

Familiarity with principles of scaled agile delivery, PI planning, and agile scrum methodology

Ability to remove obstacles and influence others to move projects forward.

Strong financial markets product knowledge (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 bank.

Exposure to Program Project Risk Tool (PPRT)

BCforward offers all eligible employees a comprehensive benefits package including, but not limited to major medical, HSA, dental, vision, employer-provided group life, voluntary life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, and 401k.

About BCforward:
Founded in 1998 on the idea that industry leaders needed a professional service, and workforce management expert, to fuel the development and execution of core business and technology strategies, BCforward is a Black-owned firm providing unique solutions supporting value capture and digital product delivery needs for organizations around the world. Headquartered in Indianapolis, IN with an Offshore Development Center in Hyderabad, India, BCforward's 6,000 consultants support more than 225 clients globally.
BCforward champions the power of human potential to help companies transform, accelerate, and scale. Guided by our core values of People-Centric, Optimism, Excellence, Diversity, and Accountability, our professionals have helped our clients achieve their strategic goals for more than 25 years. Our strong culture and clear values have enabled BCforward to become a market leader and best in class place to work.
BCforward is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against based on disability.
To learn more about how BCforward collects and uses personal information as part of the recruiting process, view our Privacy Notice and CCPA Addendum. As part of the recruitment process, we may ask for you to disclose and provide us with various categories of personal information, including identifiers, professional information, commercial information, education information, and other related information. BCforward will only use this information to complete the recruitment process.
This posting is not an offer of employment. All applicants applying for positions in the United States must be legally authorized to work in the United States. The submission of intentionally false or fraudulent information in response to this posting may render the applicant ineligible for the position. Any subsequent offer of employment will be considered employment at-will regardless of the anticipated assignment duration.

Interested candidates please send resume in Word format Please reference job code 224458 when responding to this ad.

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