Purpose of Job
For related project experience to be considered outside of a
Program/Project Management title, please include a project list of
all program/project management experience. The project list should
include: project summary, role, project timeframe, and percentage
of time dedicated to the project (i.e. March 2018 May 2019, 50% of
time). Failure to provide this documentation may result in
Engages in the planning, execution, and delivery of programs and
projects intended to accomplish business goals and objectives
within prescribed timeframes and budgets. Develops an expert
understanding of how project activities contribute to the
achievement of strategic business goals and operational objectives.
Collaborates with key stakeholders and project/program teams to
ensure objectives are met.
About USAA USAA knows what it means to serve. We facilitate the
financial security of millions of U.S. military members and their
families. This singular mission requires a dedication to innovative
thinking at every level.
In each of the past five years, we've been a top-40 Fortune 100
Best Companies to Work For, and we've ranked among Victory Media's
Top 10 Military Friendly Employers 13 years straight. We embrace a
robust veteran workforce and encourage veterans and veteran spouses
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* Drives implementation of multiple, highly complex
project/program initiatives typically requiring confidentiality and
enterprise-level visibility to achieve strategic business goals and
operational objectives. * Works closely with cross-functional teams
and resources to achieve program and project milestones within
established timeframes. * Manages risk by using established project
management processes to address execution challenges associated
with quality, schedule and costs. * Plans, directs, and coordinates
activities for highly complex programs and projects to accomplish
goals and objectives within a specified timeframe and budget. *
Ensures consistent visibility for program and project teams by
monitoring and reporting business objectives, program/project
achievements, and key indicators. * Communicates with project
stakeholders and executive/senior management, and provides insight
on issues through root cause analyses. * Facilitates collaboration
on creative alternatives to project challenges with subject matter
experts. * Removes obstacles and impediments to ensure business and
operational objectives are met. * Drives adoption and challenges
standards. Leads subject matter experts. * Manages ambiguity and
consistently seeks to drive clarity amongst project
* Bachelor's Degree or 4 additional years of related experience
beyond the minimum required may be substituted in lieu of a degree
(12 years total) * 8 or more years of relevant experience in
project or program management * Expert knowledge of project
management tools and methodologies
*Qualifications may warrant placement in a different job
When you apply for this position, you will be required to answer
some initial questions. This will take approximately 5 minutes.
Once you begin the questions you will not be able to finish them at
a later time and you will not able to change your responses.
* Experience working with dot com tools and applications
(comfortable organizing dot com UAT testing) * Understanding of
collections regulations, in order to create new standards and
controls to enhance capabilities * Strong understanding of and
experience with Agile methodologies * Digital product experience
(web bill pay) * Strong leadership capabilities, and experience
creating and conducting executive level presentations * SAFe and/or
Project Management certifications * Six Sigma certification (Green
Belt, Black Belt)
The above description reflects the details considered necessary
to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be
construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements
that may be performed in the job.
At USAA our employees enjoy one of the best benefits packages in
the business, including a flexible business casual or casual dress
environment, comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, along
with wellness and wealth building programs. Additionally, our
career path planning and continuing education will assist you with
your professional goals.
Relocation assistance is not available for this position.
For Internal Candidates: Must complete 12 months in current
position (from date of hire or date of placement) or must have
managers approval prior to posting.
Last day for internal candidates to apply to the opening is
9/06/20 by 11:59 pm CST time .