SI Banking Cost Reduction Manager
Are you a talented professional that focuses on the planning, execution, and monitoring of project initiatives? Are you a resourceful problem solver that thrives in the identification and definition of creative, effective technology solutions? As a Manager, you help clients set-up, manage, and operate their most complex projects, define functional requirements for technology solutions, and design and derive transformative approaches for technology systems.
Work you’ll do
As a Manager in our Financial Services- Banking (Cost Reduction) you contribute to the firm’s growth and development in a variety of ways, including:
- Client Management: Manage day to day interactions with executive clients and sponsors
- Delivery: Manage and deliver components of client engagements that identify, design, and implement technology and creative business solutions for large companies. Responsibilities include, among others, managing teams in the identification of business requirements, functional design, process design (including scenario design, flow mapping), prototyping, testing, training, defining support procedures.
- Business Development: Develop and maintain contact with top decision makers at key clients; organize and lead pursuit teams; participate and lead aspects of the proposal development process; contribute to the development of proposal pricing strategies
- People Development: Perform role of counselor and coach; provide input and guidance into the staffing process; actively participate in staff recruitment and retention activities; provide leadership and support for delivery teams and staff in local offices
At Deloitte Consulting LLP, our systems integration specialists help clients manage the complexity inherent with technology change, from requirements planning to architecture, testing to deployment, and beyond, helping to link their IT programs to organizational goals. And we offer a complete range of industry-leading services, including systems development, solution and platform integration. Learn more about our Systems Integration practice.
National Banking & Securities Industry
As a recognized leader in providing audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services to the banking and securities industry, our clients most of the large banks and securities firms in the United States and around the world. Our multi- disciplinary approach allows us to provide regional, national and global services to our clients. Our banking and securities practice is recognized for bringing together teams with diverse experience and knowledge to provide customized solutions for all clients.
Managers in the Financial Services– Banking (Cost reduction) practice are required to have:
- 8+ years of relevant consulting or industry experience managing and delivering systems
- Experience designing and implementing programs to help drive down costs at large organizations
- Experience with business process optimization and technology modernization
- Advising financial services companies on the design and implementation of complex transformation programs (i.e., organizational structure, policies and procedures, risk assessment, technology resources, management information systems, etc.)
- Experience with banking processes and technologies including custom solutions and vendor solutions
- Experience in robotics process automation (i.e., Open Span, Automation Anywhere, Blue Prism, Workfusion) is preferred
- A minimum of 4 full life cycle implementations
- 4+ years experienced in managing large program and project teams through all phases of the project lifecycle from scoping and planning, requirements gathering, design, development, testing, and go live. This effort can be within a management consulting environment or industry.
- Project Management Professional (PMP) certification or other project/program management training
- At least 4 years of program and project scheduling development using MS Project, Evolve/Pro sight (Primavera), or other schedule management packages.
- Must have 4+ years of experience with issue and risk management and mitigation
- Transaction algorithm and alert criteria
- Technology architecture
- Data requirements
- Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
- A willingness to travel 80 – 100% of the time
In addition, successful Managers will have the following preferred background:
- 4+ years in change management
- At least 4 years of experience in documenting standard operating procedures, participating in process reviews and awareness of quality functions
- Possess strong understanding of software development methodologies (RUP, Agile or other SDLC methodologies).
- Sequencing and critical path management expertise
- Awareness of Six Sigma, CMMI, other process improvement techniques and change management procedures is desired.
- Strong oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills (MS Visio,MS PowerPoint).
- Experience in one or more requirements definition and elicitation techniques including use case modeling, joint application development (JAD), feature oriented domain analysis (FODA),accelerated requirements method(ARM)
- Experience in one or more prototyping techniques including rapid and evolutionary prototyping.
- Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills.
- Detail oriented.
- Exercises mature judgment.
- Ability to work both independently and as part of team.
- Willingness to mentor junior staff in technical areas.
- Strong analytical and technical skills.
How you’ll grow
At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there’s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center.
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