Project Manager (Night Shift)

Information Systems & Technology Makati City, Manila


Description

Project Manager

Makati, Philippines

 

About Citco

Citco is a global leader in fund services, corporate governance and related asset services with staff across 80 offices worldwide. With more than $1 trillion in assets under administration, we deliver end-to-end solutions and exceptional service to meet our clients’ needs.

For more information about Citco, please visit www.citco.com

About the Team & Business Line:

Proprietary software solutions and innovation are at the core of what differentiates Citco in the alternative investment space. Through our network of global development centres, Citco invests heavily in technology development, security, and infrastructure to ensure our clients continue to receive award-winning products that underpin our commitment to service excellence.

As a core member of our Product Support  team you will work with dedicated professionals to ensure our clients maintain access to their critical information assets while keeping Citco ahead of industry trends.

Your Role:

  • You will be responsible for managing multiple Infrastructure related IT projects and driving to successful outcomes within a given timeline. Responsible for organization, scheduling, follow-up, problem resolution and management reporting on assigned IT projects .
  • You will liaise with all members of the project team which includes various IT professionals as well as Business Stakeholders. This position reports to the Program Manager and is part of the Technology Services division of Citco Technology Management
  • Project planning, execution, and control for risk initiatives
  • Manage large, transformative initiatives that impact multiple LOBs and/or products
  • Identifying and managing to the critical path and milestones of a schedule
  • Identification of risks, which affect program and project deliverables with follow through on mitigation, resolution and path to green.
  • Closely monitor project progress and ensure timely completion
  • Create/maintain project management artifacts for the projects, including project budget and cost
  • Chair regular meetings with project team and stakeholders in the project, stand-ups and SCRUMs
  • Report weekly to the various stakeholder categories on project status to plan, issues, etc.
  • Develop, communicate and coordinate project plans, schedules and resource allocation with Development Managers, project team members and other groups within IT as required.  Update project plans and publish changes as project progresses through development life cycle.
  • Coordinate with Change Management for System Changes and ensure timely and accurate completion

 

About You:

  • 4 years minimum practical experience in managing complex projects
  • Knowledge and experience of project methodologies; Certified Scrum Master or similar certification a bonus
  • Agile/Waterfall project management experience across distributed development groups and varied technologies
  • Understanding of one or more of the following: Operating Systems, Databases, Storage, Network
  • Understanding of one or more cloud service categories: Infrastructure-as-a-service, Platform-as-a-service, Software-as-a-service
  • Understanding and familiarity with AWS is a plus
  • Must be self-motivated and driven. Ability to lead and motivate others.
  • Demonstrated strong proficiency in interpersonal/communication skills including oral and written English
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Sciences, Information Systems or relevant studies
  • Experience with JIRA or other development management products a plus
  • Certification in AWS is a plus
  • Candidate should be amenable to night shift schedule: 5PM – 2AM PHT

 

Our Benefits

Your well being is of paramount importance to us, and central to our success. We provide a range of benefits, training and education support, and flexible working arrangements to help you achieve success in your career while balancing personal needs. Ask us about specific benefits in your location.

 

We recognize diversity as a source of organizational pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization.

Citco welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection.