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TIAA CWMOT - Project Manager - Eagle in Charlotte, North Carolina

Nuveen, the investment manager of TIAA, offers a comprehensive range of outcome-focused investment solutions designed to secure the long-term financial goals of institutional and individual investors. Its affiliates offer deep expertise across a comprehensive range of traditional and alternative investments through a wide array of vehicles and customized strategies. For more information about the firm please visit our website at www.Nuveen.com

CW-IT Project Management Analyst IV

TIAA is seeking a Senior Program Manager responsible for managing portfolio of complex initiatives spanning multiple lines of business across multiple platforms and applications.

Key Responsibilities and Duties

  • Full project life cycle ownership: successful project delivery will include full implementation from initiation to deployment for one major or several minor initiatives simultaneously

  • Manage all aspects of multiple related projects to ensure the overall program is aligned to and directly supports the achievement of strategic objectives

  • Develop and manage all aspects of project and program engagement from planning, communications, resources, budget, change, risks and issues

  • Work with multiple project team members, including Business Analysts, Project Managers, Technical Leads, Developers, QA, and other System Analysts throughout each project.


  • 5 Years Required; 7 Years Preferred

  • University (Degree), Preferred

Physical Requirements

  • Physical Requirements: Sedentary Work

Preferred Education

  • University (Degree)

Career Level


This is a Non-Employee Contingent Worker Role providing services for TIAA’s family of companies and will be employed by TIAA's preferred 3rd Party Supplier. As a Non-Employee CW, perform a variety of moderately complex business planning, support, and project-related duties. Demonstrates an exceptional standard of quality and holds themselves accountable to achieving excellent results.

This role can be located on our TIAA office in Charlotte, NC, Chicago, IL & Iselin, NJ will be currently remote.

The anticipated term of this engagement will be 6 months. This term could be extended based on company business needs.

TIAA is seeking a Senior Program Manager responsible for managing portfolio of complex initiatives spanning multiple lines of business across multiple platforms and applications.

Job Description

Nuveen, a subsidiary of TIAA, is looking for a seasoned Project Manager, with Eagle STAR and PACE application knowledge, to join Middle Office Technology team.


Candidate will be part of the Middle Office Technology that supports Accounting, Cash Management, Reconciliation, Reference Data and Investment Performance functions. As part of the team the candidate will be responsible for managing projects for implementing solutions using Eagle Investment System’s Eagle product suite.

Responsibilities and Duties

• Manage large strategic projects, small enhancement projects, process improvement projects

• Manage IT and Operations stakeholder’s expectations in support of projects goals and deliverables

• Prepare and provide communication related to project goals, status, risks, and issues to project stakeholders

• Lead meetings with steering committees, IT & Ops leadership teams and project teams

• Develop high-level work plans, schedules, estimates, resource plans and budgets for application development projects.

• Collaborate across Business and IT teams to understand business and functional requirements, work with the project team to develop implementation plans and execute the plan in alignment with established architectures

• Understand current and target state business processes and functions being impacted by the project and lead the preparation of integration and user acceptance test plans

• Manage the integration and user acceptance test execution

• Track project issues and ensure these are resolved in a pragmatic and timely manner.

Required Skills

• Candidate must have 15+ years of experience on projects related to Asset management Middle Office technology

• Candidate must have 7-10 years of IT Project Management experience

• Candidate must have 7-10 years of implementation experience with the Eagle product suite

• Candidate must have hands-on functional analysis experience with the Eagle product suite

• Candidate must have executed project using agile methodology.

• Candidate must be proficient in Jira, Microsoft Visio, PowerPoint, Clarity

• Candidate must have Excellent oral and written communication skills

• Candidate must have strong analytical and troubleshooting skills

• Candidate must be detailed oriented and extremely organized

• Candidate must be innovative, energetic and have good inter personal skills to be able to work with a diverse group of individuals (on and off shore developers, business analysts, Operations team, Senior management)

• Candidate must have Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering

Preferred Skills

• Knowledge of relational database concepts, working knowledge of SQL

• Knowledge of Investment Accounting, Investment Performance and Data Management

• Understanding of Portfolio Accounting, Reference Data Management, Investment Performance, Corporate Action, Trade Processing, Derivatives and Collateral Management business processes

• Ability to manage multiple assignments simultaneously

• PMP certifications is plus

Potential Salary: $112.10 USD

Start Date: 24-May-2021

End Date: 17-Dec-2021

Travel Required:

Actual base salary may vary based upon, but not limited to, relevant experience, time in role, base salary of internal peers, prior performance, business sector, and geographic location. In addition to base salary, the competitive compensation package may include, depending on the role, participation in an incentive program linked to performance (for example, annual discretionary incentive programs, non-annual sales incentive plans, or other non-annual incentive plans).

The organization is committed to making financial well-being possible for its clients, and is equally committed to the well-being of our associates. That’s why we offer a comprehensive Total Rewards package designed to make a positive difference in the lives of our associates and their loved ones. Our benefits include a superior retirement program and highly competitive health, wellness and work life offerings that can help you achieve and maintain your best possible physical, emotional and financial well-being. To learn more about your benefits, please review our Benefits Summary (https://www.tiaa.org/public/pdf/benefits-at-a-glance.pdf) .

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider all qualified applicants for employment regardless of age, race, color, national origin, sex, religion, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected status.

Read more about the Equal Opportunity Law here (https://www.dol.gov/general/topics/posters) .

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