Project Manager/Business Analyst

Location
New York, NY

Job Type
Full-Time Regular

Pay Rate
$0.00

Position Responsibilities

The Mortgages Project Team is responsible for successful execution of all change initiatives across the different functional groups within the Mortgages business as well as partner and support organization such as Operations, Credit Risk Management and Finance. The role is multi-faceted, offering the opportunity to take ownership for the business analysis and project execution across multiple initiatives of varying size and complexity.

The role requires the candidate to have an understanding of system architecture principles, project management fundamentals, process analysis and design best practices. The candidate must also be able to analyze the commercial impact of business decisions.

Project Management

  • Assess business justification for changes and participate in prioritization discussions with Technology and Business stakeholders
  • Perform current state business analysis and gather/document requirements for future state
  • Design testing strategies and execute test plan
  • Perform gap analysis to ensure the use cases and test scripts accurately represent the business requirements
  • Track and report status on projects
  • Work with the stakeholders to drive milestones to timely execution


Relationship Management

  • Develop an effective network of relationships across divisions
  • Influence and collaborate effectively with project resources not in the same reporting line to achieve common goals

Skills Required

  • Three + years of experience in business analysis / project management / process re-engineering
  • Competency in writing business and functional requirements, mapping process flows, testing execution
  • Clear understanding of project management and business analysis approaches
  • Strong understanding of corporate software delivery methodologies inclusive of waterfall and agile
  • Strong quantitative and qualitative analytical skills and a creative and flexible approach to problem solving
  • Strong sense of ownership and accountability for work
  • Self-motivated and autonomous
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Strong communication and influencing skills
  • Exceptional written and verbal presentation skills
  • Capable of setting direction and motivating team members outside the direct reporting line
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and define approaches to bring un-focused issues to resolution
  • Strong time management skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Fluency with all MS Office tools, including Power Point, Excel, Project, and Visio

Skills Desired

  • Experience in the Wealth Management Industry
  • Experience in the Mortgage Industry
  • Experience working with 3rd party service providers
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