DST Systems Senior Project Manager in Quincy, Massachusetts
The speed of technology. The influx of data. Shifting regulations. Increased customer expectations.
That's where you'll find DST, helping clients find opportunity in ever-changing and complex customer, business, and regulatory requirements. Mastering complexity is a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon.
If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.
The focus of this role is to lead the client and assigned project team in the successful development and delivery of new digital solutions. They demonstrate a solid understanding of our web and core recordkeeping products, business processes, and development life cycle. They also demonstrate technical proficiency with various software tools, utilities, methodologies, and concepts.
Leads medium to large projects, strategic project initiatives and/or multiple components of larger, interrelated projects or complex customer implementations using a defined project management approach. Projects have both single and multiple group/department interaction with longer project duration and with high business impacts.
Ensures all milestones are achieved within identified and documented time, budget, and performance expectations for the project.
Partners directly with functional managers to organize interdepartmental or cross-functional activities to ensure company resources and staff are used effectively.
Communicates effectively with all levels of management, project sponsor(s), functional teams, and the project team regarding project status.
Establishes and administers change control processes to project scope and project budgets.
Coordinates and assigns responsibilities to team members that are related to the successful completion of a project.
Serves as an expert in project management methodologies, tools, resource management practices and issue, risk, and change management techniques, managing within the defined project management framework.
Bachelor’s degree and 6 years of work-related experience.
2 years IT project or program management experience coupled with functional work experience with the software development or infrastructure development life cycle.
Working knowledge of Agile/Scrum methodology preferred.
Strong SDLC knowledge/experience.
Solid background in business analysis experience within application development.
Superior presentation, communication and interpersonal skills.
A patient, customer-centric and proactive mindset.
Time management skills with experience in working to tight project deadlines.
Expertise in the use of Microsoft Applications – specifically Excel, Project, Word and PowerPoint.
Strong problem-solving skills and an ability to work independently and within a team.
Confidence to present to, and hold discussions with, managers at all levels, as well as external clients
DST is an equal opportunity employer and values a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information about Equal Opportunity in the Workplace please click here and here. DST is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to job applicants with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability and need an accommodation or accessibility assistance to complete the online application, please contact us at PeopleCenter@dstsystems.com for assistance.
SS&C is a global provider of investment and financial services and software for the financial services and healthcare industries. Named to Fortune 1000 list as top U.S. company based on revenue, SS&C is headquartered in Windsor, Connecticut and has 20,000+ employees in over 90 offices in 35 countries. Some 18,000 financial services and healthcare organizations, from the world's largest institutions to local firms, manage and account for their investments using SS&C's products and services.