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MassMutual Project Manager in Springfield, Massachusetts

What your days and weeks will look like.

  • Lead project teams during all phases of the development life cycle including requirements gathering and analysis, design, build, pilot, implementation and continuous service

  • Develop project plans, manage, monitor and report on all project tasks, activities, expectations, controls and deliverables

  • Supply accurate project estimates and tightly manage project budget, approved funding, forecasts and actuals

  • Secure and maintain project resources and actively manage resource plans

  • Work with architects, developers, and others to plan, develop technical scope of work, and manage the execution of projects/product changes in response to requirements from stakeholders

  • Remain focused on big picture and prioritize competing responsibilities

  • Gain recognition as a trusted advisor with customers and stakeholders at all levels of the organization

  • Listen and effectively communicate with clarity, precision and transparency

  • Anticipate and head off problems that can jeopardize delivery, budget or customer acceptance

  • Hold self and project team accountable for outcomes

  • Motivate teams to work together, communicate, and deliver

  • Remove barriers to enable project team to complete objectives no matter how difficult; drive and influence decisions

  • Effectively operate with limited information and ambiguity

  • Effectively negotiate priorities and solutions

  • Manage vendor relationships as required

  • Drive lessons learned and knowledge retention for future use

The skills that make you a great fit.

  • Minimum of 5 years relevant Program/Project Management experience; driving execution of medium to complex projects

  • Experience with both Waterfall and Agile methodologies

  • Proven ability to apply advanced project and program management skills, tools and techniques to project deliverables, processes, communications and presentations

  • Advanced knowledge of project lifecycle

  • Effectively utilize current project planning, reporting and support tools (e.g. MS project, JIRA, Confluence, Clarity)

  • Experience with managing vendor relationships

  • Excellent interpersonal communication, conflict management, coordination, and planning skills with cross-functional teams

  • Ability to assess a project's scope and the team's ability to execute

  • Ability to collaborate across diverse teams and organization

  • Strong organization skills and detail oriented

  • Ability to work east coast hours

  • Ability to travel to Springfield, MA a couple of times each year

  • PM Certification (PMP and/or Agile Scrum Master) preferred

Target job salary $​80,200.00 - $139,600.00 USD Annual

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MassMutual is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply. Note: Veterans are welcome to apply, regardless of their discharge status.

If you need an accommodation to complete the application process, please contact us (talentacquisition@massmutual.com) and share the specifics of the assistance you need.

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