WSS Agile Project Manager/Business Analyst - job id 33917


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WSS Agile Project Manager/Business Analyst

Market Rate w2

Downtown, NYC - Financial District



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Jessica Ohmer


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(646) 876-9549


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(212) 616-4800 ext-570




A Contract position at a global financial services firm.

Pay Options: w2

Contact Jessica Ohmer call (646)876-9549 / (212)616-4800 ext.570 or email jessica@sans.com with the Job Code JO33917

Location: Downtown, NYC - Financial District.

Skills required for the position: PROJECT MANAGEMENT, AGILE, Business Analyst.

Optional (not required):WSS


Detailed Info:

Work closely with the WSS Agile leadership team to provide support across the departments with regards to portfolio / program management and all related reporting for a key strategic initiative for Workplace Support Services which drives firm wide improvements to modernize and enhance everyday experience with technology.

Responsibilities include:

  • Business Engagement & Requirements Gathering

  • Develop a fundamental understanding of our core businesses to drive discussions with traders, bankers, and other users that uncover key functional technology requirements

  • Leverage technical knowledge to bridge the gap between business and technology in requirements gathering and feedback analysis

  • Collaborate across key technology partners to present back holistic solutions to business partners

  • Coordinate engagement across users, service management staff, product, and engineering to maintain a consistent approach to feedback gathering and requirements structuring and distributionWSS Agile Governance & Support

  • Define, implement, and drive RE Imagine program strategy and governance across the WSS organization

  • Partner with WSS teams to define project timelines, promote adoption of Agile practices, and provide oversight and transparency for WSS leadership

  • Play a key role the in creation of proper Agile structures within WSS (fleets, squads, etc.)Program Coordination & Collaboration

  • Forge cross-organizational partnerships within the Technology Division and throughout the Firm including Corporate Service and Human Resources areas to ensure integration of workstreams and holistic project plans

  • Drive engagement and execution with firm partners around new initiatives such as feedback gathering, KPI / metrics creation, blueprint and visualization of data in support of personas and front to back efforts


Development/Computing Environment:

Qualifications and Skills Required:

  • 8 - 10 years of relevant experience

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Experience in Agile teams and working environment

  • Ability to distill, tailor, and clearly present complex topics to both technical and non-technical audiences

  • Extraordinary ability to take on open-ended problems in unstructured environments

  • A drive to learn quickly and deliver in a complex, fast-paced environment

  • Acute attention to detail and strong organizational skills to prioritize and manage multiple deliverables

  • Strong working knowledge of MS Office products

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business Administration, or a related field


Qualifications and Skills Preferred:

  • Previous experience in Management Consulting, or working technically with Investment Banking, Capital Markets/Trading, or related businesses

  • Experience implementing and adhering to Agile best practices in a business or technology setting


The position offers competitive rate.


Job Id: 33917