Project Manager

Mgic Investment Corp Milwaukee , WI 53201

Posted 8 months ago

Why work at MGIC?

Are you someone who wants to play a critical role in our company's success? Do you enjoy solving puzzles and finding a better way to get things done? Are you someone who likes to Take The Lead and make an impact? If so, then imagine yourself at MGIC. At MGIC we are a team of dedicated professionals on a fearless mission. A team that fosters a culture of career development and continuous learning opportunities to help you rise to new heights. We are passionate about providing outstanding customer service and making a difference in our community. #WeAreMGIC

How will you make an impact?

You will be part of our rapidly transforming IS department, reporting directly to the Infrastructure Director. Your focus is on successful planning, organizing, and managing assigned resources to bring about the successful completion of Infrastructure projects in our IS area. Assigned projects will be focused around security, IS transformation, systems stability and business processes.

  • Responsible for successful planning and execution of projects; applying knowledge, skills, tools and management techniques to project activities in the interest of achieving technology projects.

  • Leading the planning and implementation of projects and deliveries with diverse groups of Business and IS co-workers.

  • Facilitates and manages the definition of key objectives, project scope, deliverables, and resource requirements.

  • Identifies and defines mitigation strategies for areas of risk within a project or initiative.

  • Responsible for project timelines, budget, communication, test procedure development, quality of deliverables, milestone tracking, and troubleshooting.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Requires limited oversight

  • Requires general direction, independently defines necessary tasks to achieve outcomes

  • Perform multiple tasks of moderate and high complexity

  • Multi-task and achieve multiple deliverables

  • Achieve goals, understands realization

  • Manages large projects and project tasks in combination with management of smaller assignments

  • Able to plan, schedule, estimate and commit

  • Performs concept development

  • Regularly performs peer reviews and coaches others in area of expertise; acts as a leader

  • Coordinates project planning and execution activities

  • Performs cost/benefit analysis

Do you have what it takes?

  • Bachelor's degree and 7 - 10 years of recent experience performing advanced work in project management in multiple environments.

  • Experience with multiple project methodologies including Agile and Waterfall, and system development lifecycle is required.

  • In addition to strong project management skills, the position requires knowledge of IS Systems and infrastructure.

  • An understanding of residential mortgage lending, the mortgage insurance industry and the role of mortgage insurance is a plus.

  • Agility in communication and conflict resolution methods is also needed.

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Enjoy these benefits from day one:

  • Competitive Salary & pay-for-performance bonus

  • Financial Benefits (401k with company match, pension plan, profit sharing, HSA, wellness rewards program)

  • On-site Fitness Center and classes (corporate office)

  • Paid-time off and paid company holidays

  • Business casual dress

For additional information about MGIC and to apply, please visit our website at www.mgic.com/careers.


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Project Manager

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