Information Technology, Project Management & Quality Assurance
4 Year Degree
CAREER OPPORTUNITY #: 8167
POSITION TITLE: PROJECT MANAGER II (PM II)
DEPARTMENT: BISD – ISO – PROJECT/RESOURCE MGMT & COMMUNICATION
Bachelor Degree in Computer or Information Science or related degree; or, equivalent experience 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 business infrastructure or middleware projects preferred
Project management experience through the entire project life cycle required.
Experience with Project Management tools required; experience with Primavera or integrated Project Management tools preferred
Knowledge of the Federated Hermes internal project management processes preferred
Manage multiple 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.
Provide program management oversight over projects within a program of work.
Provide general oversight over initiatives, both projects and work requests, with a common objective.
8:30a.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 Hermes, 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.
For more than 60 years, Federated Hermes has provided world-class investment solutions to financial professionals in the United States and around the world. Federated Hermes' employees have defined the qualities of the company’s success over the decades: a reputation for integrity and excellence, a commitment to customers and employees and a history of longstanding client relationships. While each market cycle brings new opportunities and challenges to the company, Federated Hermes continues to foster employee commitment to excellence in the investment management industry.