Purpose of Job We are currently seeking a talented Technical
Project Manager Lead for one of the following locations: San
Antonio Home Office II/III, Phoenix Campus, Plano Legacy or
Defines and leads projects of the highest complexity, size,
confidentiality and enterprise-level visibility to achieve
strategic business goals and operational objectives. Serves as the
primary resource for cross-functional team members on escalated
issues of a unique nature. Manages risk by using established
project management processes to address execution challenges
associated with quality, schedule and cost. Drives creative
alternatives to project challenges; partners with others to drive
adoption, and challenges standards. Job Requirements 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
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
Applies expert knowledge of the business, its products and
Directs analyses, root cause identification, and development and
recommendation of key work products.
Advises senior management on issues.
Anticipates and recommends improvements to advance project
management methods and practices.
Facilitates development of project plans related to schedule,
budget, scope and resources.
Monitors project execution to deliver incremental business
Understands each project's critical path activities and
proactively manages those to project's benefit.
Manages ambiguity and consistently seeks to drive clarity among
Leads subject matter experts to resolve project challenges.
Manages project budgets on the full range of projects.
4 additional years of related experience beyond the minimum
required may be substituted in lieu of a degree.
8 or more years relevant business support and/or general
Expert knowledge of project management methodology and/or expert
knowledge of multiple technical software delivery life cycles.
*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
Knowledge in Enterprise Governance Standards and Policies
Strong technical acumen (Netezza, Hadoop, Snowflake
Experience working for a large financial institution
Experience working in Cross-team collaboration conducting
interviews, researching, etc.
Experience Problem Solving\Troubleshooting issues
Previous experience working in an Agile environment
Excellent understanding of the data development life cycle and
information management principles (metadata management, data
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
Relocation assistance is 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 manager’s approval prior to
Last day for internal candidates to apply to the opening is
9/01/20 by 11:59 pm CST time .