Sr. Project Manager - Insider Threat in Charlotte, North Carolina at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 10/17/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance.

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • Fortune 100 Financial Services Company
  • 100-year history of dedication to customer satisfaction, success and growth
  • Tremendous growth and new business strategy leading to the need for new talent
  • Significant investments in cutting-edge technology

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Culture: Excellent work environment that fosters collaboration
  • Growth: Ability to make an impact on the direction of the organization
  • Opportunity: Gain hands-on experience working with cutting-edge technology
  • Stability: Recent financial performance of the company has reported record profits

WHERE THE POSITION IS LOCATED:

  • Charlotte, NC

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

  • Proactively manages performance, cost, scope, schedule, quality, and other key project management activities and behaviors
  • Possesses professional knowledge of product/function and applies knowledge to project activities to enhance delivery
  • Understands the relationship of their project(s) to the overall program
  • Successfully manages projects with 10 or more resources through full project lifecycle
  • Creates appropriate project documentation, balances stakeholder needs, and effectively negotiates tradeoffs between scope, schedule, and budget
  • Balances needs of multiple stakeholders
  • Gains buy-in from groups who may be resistant to change
  • Creates, manages, and understands impacts to project scope, constraints, and schedule
  • Defined program and project WBS/Plan, and manages projects accordingly
  • Develops and routinely reassesses project budgets to account for variances and ensures accuracy
  • Creates performance and status reports for relevant stakeholders           
  • Develops and manages project risk and issue management plans
  • Utilizes available tools for identifying and tracking issues
  • Develops project organization chart and governance structures
  • Defines roles and responsibilities of team members
  • Defines processes and standards around governance, communication, and quality
  • Identifies and develops strategy for changes in scope, schedule, and cost
  • Develops strategic rationale for change including costs, benefits, tradeoffs, etc.
  • Creates transition plan, identifies lessons learned
  • Identifies and manages project and program interdependencies
  • Conduct and triage anomalous events of concern using industry data loss prevention tools to include Symantec DLP, Bluecoat, CASB and User Activity Monitoring (UAM) tools.
  • Provision of report and statements in clear unambiguous language
  • Identification of root cause in partnership with peer groups on remediation of control gaps/failures
  • Maintain an awareness of industry challenges and advancements in order to add value to existing technologies and processes used within the team

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:

Required Skills:

  • 8 or more years of IT Project Management experience
  • Experience managing a program, consisting of multiple projects/work streams.
  • Experience managing project financials
  • Working experience with Microsoft Office products (Outlook, Excel, Word, Visio, PowerPoint, Project)
  • Bachelor’s Degree (Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration or other related fields)

Desired Skills:

  • Financial Services industry experience
  • Experience with Cybersecurity Insider Threat capabilities, forensics and/or data analytics
  • Experience working with UBA and/or log aggregation and analysis platforms.
  • (Strongly preferred) Working experience with the project management capability Clarity