Bachelor Degree in Computer or Information Science or equivalent degree required
PMP certification or demonstrated evidence towards certification preferred
Three to five years of experience in project management in an IT environment required
Experience managing IT projects required
Project management experience through the entire project life cycle preferred
Experience with Project Management tools required; experience with Primavera or integrated Project Management tools preferred
Knowledge of the BISD project management processes preferred
Manage multiple IT projects of varying sizes through the entire project life cycle.
Act as liaison with vendors, partners and clients.
Work with the project sponsor during the Initiate/Define phase to achieve a high-level understanding of the project work being requested.
Obtain Senior Management approval for the work being initiated and prepare and submit scope documents for approval.
Coordinate, prepare and participate in the Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) meetings. Prepare the project schedule and all required project planning documents, including the Funding Request and risk analysis as required.
Execute the project plan on schedule and within budget with effective management of scope, time, quality and cost constraints.
Communicate status to all stakeholders according to the project communication plan.
Ensure that the goals and deliverables as described on the project scope document are met.
Actively manage material changes to the scope and schedule.
Conduct closing meetings as required with the project team.
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (overtime as required)
Warrendale Location – Warrendale, PA 15086
Ability to effectively communicate complex, technical material
Ability to multi-task projects and priorities
Excellent interpersonal and communications skills along with excellent professional presence and planning skills
Ability to comprehend global perspective of project's impact to the business
Federated Investors, Inc. offers a competitive salary and benefits package along with a professional environment.
Only those candidates in whom we have an interest will be contacted.
Internal Number: 7744
About Federated Investors, Inc.
Since 1955, millions of investors in the United States and around the globe have relied on Federated Investors, Inc. (NYSE: FII) for world-class investment management. Federated has grown to become one of the nation's largest investment managers with $500 billion in assets under management.
Federated has honed its disciplined investment process over a half-century to deliver style-consistent investment products, including 123 domestic and international equity, fixed-income and money market funds, as well as a variety of separately managed accounts. Federated's diversified product line is distributed through more than 8,400 financial intermediaries and institutions who assist investors in meeting their unique objectives. For additional information about Federated Investors visit FederatedInvestors.com.