• MassMutual
  • Springfield , MA
  • Information Technology
  • Full-Time
  • 45 Pidgeon Dr

Since 1851, MassMutuals commitment has always been to help people protect their families, support their communities, and help one another. This is why we want to inspire people to Live Mutual. Were people helping people.

A career with us means you will work alongside exceptional people and be empowered to reach your professional and personal goals. Our employees are the foundation of what makes MassMutual a strong, stable and ethical business. We seek and value unique and varied perspectives and experiences because we believe we are stronger when all voices are heard. We invite you to bring your bright, innovative ideas to MassMutual as we continue to help millions of Americans rely on each other.

Together, were stronger.

Description

POSITION SUMMARY

Manage complex long-term focused projects involving multiple disciplines or business units. Work independently and with management on high visible, divisional/cross-divisional complex projects. The individual is sought as a key resource for resolution of unique or complex business problems and drives continuous improvement, seeking efficiencies beyond own scope of responsibility. Accountable for organizing and monitoring the day-to-day progress of agile teams and resolution of obstacles in order to ensure on-time and on-budget delivery.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Accountable to the Product Owner and Delivery Lead for the execution of agile scrum teams in meeting the stated deliverables of each sprint.

  • Deliver project/program/portfolio objectives on-time, with quality, within scope and budget.

  • Develop, manage, monitor and report on all project/program tasks, activities, expectations, controls and deliverables.

  • Understand, apply, promote and contribute to Agile delivery methodologies, standards and tools.

  • Demonstrate proven capability to be disciplined and flexible at the same time.

  • Provide input into and/or influence business strategies and direction that determine and shape projects.

  • Supply accurate project estimates and tightly manage project budget, approved funding, forecasts and actuals.

  • Secure and maintain project resources and actively manage resource plan; direct other project managers.

  • Remain focused on big picture and prioritize competing responsibilities.

  • Understand, apply, promote and contribute to MassMutual delivery methodologies, standards and tools.

  • Provide solutions and continuous improvement opportunities to efficiently solve problems and provide critical thinking skills.

  • Gain recognition as a trusted advisor / leader with customers and stakeholders at all levels of the organization across business and IT.

  • Listen and effectively communicate with clarity, precision and transparency.

  • Naturally lead and command authority; influence and inspire across a matrixed organization (i.e. without control or positional authority).

  • Hold self and project team accountable for outcome.

  • Remove barriers to enable project team to complete objectives no matter how difficult; drive and influence decisions.

  • Proactively coach and mentor team members within your organization and across the enterprise.

  • Effectively negotiate priorities and solutions.

  • Manage vendor relationships as required.

  • Drive lessons learned and knowledge retention for future use.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS :

  • Bachelors degree

  • 1-2 years of Agile project delivery experience.

  • 5-7 years of project management experience.

  • Authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship now or in the future.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS :

  • 5 years of project management experience or role with transferable skill set

  • 1 years of program management experience

  • 2+ years of Agile project delivery experience

  • Significant technical or insurance/retirement services background

  • Experience with managing vendor delivery and relationships

Ranked No. 93 in the annual FORTUNE 500 Ranking (FORTUNE Magazine, June 2018) and recognized as a Worlds Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere, MassMutual is guided by a single purpose: We help people secure their future and protect the ones they love. As a company owned by our policyowners, we are defined by mutuality and our vision to put customers first. Its more than our company structure its our way of life. We are a company of people protecting people. Our company exists because people are willing to share risk and resources, and rely on each other when it counts. At MassMutual, we Live Mutual.

CORE VALUES

Focus on the Customer: We understand our customers well and look for every opportunity to deliver an experience that is clear, easy, personal, human, empowering and trustworthy.

Act with Integrity: We deliver on our promises by being open, honest and humble and by adhering to the letter and spirit of applicable laws, rules, regulations and company policies.

Value People: We respect and learn from each others diverse backgrounds, experiences and ideas. We engage and develop people to their greatest potential.

Work Collaboratively: We work together to achieve results by actively listening, seeking, understanding and creating solutions as a unified team driving toward one company, one culture, one brand.

Achieve Results: We focus on winning by exceeding expectations and getting better everyone, every day.

For more information, visit www.massmutual.com or find us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Google+, Instagram and Pinterest.

MassMutual is an Equal Employment Opportunity employerMinority/Female/SexualOrientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply.Note: Veterans are welcome to apply, regardless of their discharge status.

At MassMutual, were fostering an inclusive and dynamic environment where our employees are valued for who they are and can build successful careers. For us, diversity and inclusion is more than a goal, its the only way forward.

100% rating on the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index (2018)

National Association for Female Executives Top Company for Executive Women (2018)

Disability Equality Index (DEI) Best Place to Work for Disability inclusion (2018)

Working Mother Media 100 Best Company (2017)

Military Friendly Employer (2018)


Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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