19 days old

Sr Leader, Project Management

Santa Ana, San José 10901

Senior Leader, Project Management Santa Ana, Costa Rica

Are you looking to build a career in the financial services sector? How about unleashing your skills in a hugely successful business that is committed to moving money for better? Join Western Union as a Senior Leader, Project Management.

Motivated by our values: purpose driven, globally minded, and trustworthy & respectful

Were a FinTech thats using insight from customers and colleagues worldwide to improve financial services for families, small businesses, multinational corporations, and non-profit organizations. Were a team of over 8,000 employees serving 200 countries and territories. We believe when money moves, better things happen.

Better requires process discipline and simplification

We'll be looking to you to Work with the stakeholders including Product, Technology, Regional, Operations, Care, GTM to define E2E delivery milestones and drive value delivery for our customers, Own and drive end-to-end delivery of large-scale initiatives, Track progress, identify and resolve dependencies, mitigate risks, and communicate status to leadership.

Help manage systemic risks and dependencies; escalate and track systemic impediments, proactively remove obstacles to drive momentum and progress. Identify communication gaps, handle issues, and provide support to teams balancing opposing priorities. Facilitate the User Acceptance Testing process, developing rollout plans and procedures. Coordinate major feature releases and ongoing delivery of value to customers where multiple teams, are involved in the development.

Need to be responsible for Product Launch approval and ensure each product release has mandatory approval from including Engineering, Product, Global Compliance, Legal, Privacy, Marketing, and business stakeholders.

Ensure appropriate systems development and project management processes are being utilized, provide expert advice and coaching to leads and teams to ensure best practice execution, communicate the role up of project issues and status in a concise, accurate, professional manner for senior leadership consumption, escalating blocking issues risking milestone delivery.

You will ideally have a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or any related field. You will also have 2 to 4 years of progressive management experience, including project management, in a large operating environment. You can anticipate organizational needs and have the initiative to develop primary solutions. Ideally, experience in Jira, Jira Align, and Confluence experience would be a plus.

Join us, and lets connect the world

Western Union is transforming its business and shaping the financial services sector by driving quality, convenience, and customer service to new levels of excellence. Its an exciting time for our organization, as the largest cross-border money transfer operator, trusted by millions of consumers around the world. If youre ready to unleash your potential to help drive change through bottom-up innovation, apply now.

Were a company on the move, and we want our people to grow and develop. Youll have plenty of opportunities to learn new skills and build a career, as well as a great salary and benefits package.

We are passionate about our diversity. Our commitment is to provide an inclusive culture that celebrates the unique backgrounds and perspectives of our global teams while reflecting the communities we serve. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, political affiliation, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, or veteran (U.S.) status. The company will provide accommodation to applicants, including those with disabilities, during the recruitment process, in accordance with applicable laws.

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  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2022-04-29 Expires: 2022-06-17

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