Job Details

Senior Project Management

San Diego, TX | Full time

Job ID:



Long Term


3-5 years

Career Level:

Senior Level




Information Technology and Services

Job Description

Guides and facilitates teams in the development and implementation of key initiatives. Performs complex work assignments and problem resolution. Leads and manages programs and planning activities to achieve strategic business goals and operational objectives. Proactively manages the development of new or developing programs. Defines multiple program strategies based on business demand and ROI expectations.

Job Requirements

  • Identifies potential program opportunities to deliver integrated solutions that meet multiple business partner needs.
  • Directs analyses, root cause identification and development and recommendation of key work products.
  • Applies advanced knowledge of the business, its products and processes and integrates potential services to achieve business goals.
  • Negotiates agreements, settles disputes equitably and diffuses high tension situations.
  • Defines and maintains multi-million dollar high risk program strategies based on business demand and ROI expectations.
  • Negotiates program tradeoffs with IT and the business as the program develops to ensure alignment of demand to capacity.
  • Holds responsibility for developing multi-year business plan to deliver business capabilities and define execution approach to achieve business goal while reducing risk and delivering early business value where ever possible.
  • Facilitates meetings with senior executive management project sponsors to define solutions.
  • Mentors Program Managers in developing business strategies, identifying benefits and defining alternatives across departmental programs and across USAA programs, as necessary.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree or 4 additional years of related experience beyond the minimum required may be substituted in lieu of a degree.
  • 6 or more year's project and/or program management experience (including experience defining a new program) or relevant business experience.
  • Advanced experience in Principles of Project/Program or Portfolio Management

Preferred Requirements

  • Current or recent USAA experience
  • Experience with Life Insurance products
  • 2+ years’ experience working within Agile methodologies
  • Scrum Master certification