Purpose of Job
We are currently seeking a talented Program/Project Management I
for one of the following locations: San Antonio Home Office I,
Tampa Campus, Phoenix Campus or Colorado Springs Campus.
Engages in the planning, execution, and delivery of programs and
projects intended to accomplish business goals and objectives
within prescribed timeframes and budgets. Develops a proficient
understanding of how project activities contribute to the
achievement of strategic business goals and operational objectives.
Collaborates with key stakeholders and project/program teams to
ensure objectives are met.
**** For related project experience to be considered outside of
a Program/Project Management title, please include a project list
of all program/project management experience. The project list
should include: project summary, role, and project
timeframe/percentage of time dedicated to the project (i.e. March
2018 May 2019, 50% of time). Failure to provide this documentation
may result in disqualification.
About USAA USAA knows what it means to serve. We facilitate the
financial security of millions of U.S. military members and their
families. This singular mission requires a dedication to innovative
thinking at every level.
In each of the past five years, we've been a top-40 Fortune 100
Best Companies to Work For, and we've ranked among Victory Media's
Top 10 Military Friendly Employers 13 years straight. We embrace a
robust veteran workforce and encourage veterans and veteran spouses
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* Works closely with cross-functional teams and resources to
achieve multiple program and project milestones within established
timeframes. * Plans, directs and coordinates activities for
moderately complex programs and projects through the development of
project plans intended to accomplish goals and objectives within
prescribed timeframes and budgets. * Ensures consistent visibility
for program and project teams by monitoring and reporting business
objectives, program/project achievements, and key indicators. *
Communicates with clients, customers, suppliers, and/or third-party
teams to ensure objectives are met. * Briefs key stakeholders and
management on progress. * Schedules and facilitates project/program
meetings and facilitates collaboration across multiple
cross-functional teams. * Identifies and removes obstacles and
impediments to ensure team objectives are met. * Determines change
management roadblocks and develops and implements strategy for
resolution. * Identifies best practices and needed process
improvements. * Establishes proficient capabilities in program and
project design where possible. * Ensures compliance with company
policies and procedures.
* Bachelor's Degree or 4 additional years of related experience
beyond the minimum required may be substituted in lieu of a degree.
* 4 or more years of relevant experience in project or program
management. * Advanced knowledge of project management tools and
*Qualifications may warrant placement in a different job
When you apply for this position, you will be required to answer
some initial questions. This will take approximately 5 minutes.
Once you begin the questions you will not be able to finish them at
a later time and you will not able to change your responses
* Demonstrated proficiency in MS Office tools * Experience
working within an Agile project environment * Knowledge of program
management software/methodologies * Expert level written and verbal
communication skills, to include interacting with executive level
The above description reflects the details considered necessary
to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be
construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements
that may be performed in the job.
At USAA our employees enjoy one of the best benefits packages in
the business, including a flexible business casual or casual dress
environment, comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, along
with wellness and wealth building programs. Additionally, our
career path planning and continuing education will assist you with
your professional goals.
Relocation assistance is not available for this position.
For Internal Candidates: Must complete 12 months in current
position (from date of hire or date of placement) or must have
managers approval prior to posting.
Last day for internal candidates to apply to the opening is
9/08/20 by 11:59 pm CST time .