Senior Project Lead

Metlife, Inc. Warwick , RI 02886

Posted 6 months ago

Job Location: Warwick, RI Alternate Job Location: Clarks Summit, PA

Role Value Proposition:

MetLife is leading the global transformation in its industry and in our senior IT project lead role you can be part of a team focused on innovation, collaboration and transformation to drive business success. As part of this team, you will partner to design and implement across our Property & Casualty platforms in an environment that values diversity of perspective and succeeding together.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manages medium to large projects or programs and/or oversees multiple components of large size projects.

  • Creates and administers project and/or program plan and determines scope and deliverables based on interpretation of guidelines and templates.

  • Identifies resources needed, assembles project/program team, assigns individual responsibilities.

  • Interprets, analyzes and recommends options for moderately complex governance and portfolio decisions.

  • Gathers, synthesizes and presents requested information to establish standards and report discrepancies.

Essential Business Experience and

Technical Skills:


  • 5+ years hands-on project management and execution experience

  • Excellent track record for managing resolution of problems under pressure/time constraints

  • Adept at working with distributed teams

  • Experience with managing offshore teams and/or vendors

  • Manages focused project recovery activities including quick situational analysis, needs assessment, senior leader engagement and hands-on collaboration, along with issue, risk and change management

  • Bachelors degree


  • Prior experience with PeopleSoft Financials modules and/or accounting concepts or systems/applications

  • Experience working with Property & Casualty applications

  • Experience with Scrum/Agile development methodologies

  • Ability to effectively interface and communicate with multiple levels within the organization/enterprise

  • Working independently and able to manage large scale projects

Business Category

Global Technology and Operations

Number of Openings

At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, were dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.

MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.

Requisition #: 109485

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