Manager, Project Management
Fannie Mae - Herndon, VA

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THE COMPANY

Fannie Mae exists to expand affordable housing and bring global capital to local communities in order to serve the U.S. housing market. Today, our focus is on preventing foreclosures, making mortgages and rental housing as affordable as possible, and supporting the housing recovery. We are rapidly building and realigning our company to better serve the market as we support the Administration's Homeowner Affordability and Stability Plan.

Join our dedicated, diverse, high-performing workforce and put your unique talents to good use as we work with our partners to advance our nation's housing recovery.

For more information about Fannie Mae and our career opportunities, visit www.fanniemae.com.

JOB INFORMATION

Manage a team engaged in planning, managing, and executing varied software development, customization, or IT systems development projects. Hire, manage, train, develop, and evaluate staff. Oversee gathering of information at front end to determine project parameters and specifications and to budget human, financial, and other resources. Ensure that subordinate staff provide technical oversight and track attainment of project milestones. Report on progress and budget expenditures to project owners.

KEY JOB FUNCTIONS

Manage day-to-day activities related to developing applications. Determine scope and priority of current and upcoming projects to allocate appropriate levels of resources to project development efforts.

Assign staff based on skill sets and demands of projects. Provide technical guidance in the course of working on projects.

Train staff in formal project management methodology utilized at the firm Track project progress and assess compliance with the methodology.

Document and report progress. Ensure that reports are filed timely. Keep senior management advised of significant trends and findings and other issues. Provide high-level recommendations.

Design, modify, install, and/or maintain metrics that drive and measure team performance.

Identify opportunities to streamline and automate. Improve efficiencies to reduce costs.

Coordinate and administer assignments, monitor team progress, and maintain schedules.

Develop team members and provide ongoing professional guidance and direction.
EDUCATION

Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE

6 years of related experience

SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS

Management experience

Mentor and coach team members

Driven and execution focused

Excellent Organizational and Leadership Skills

Experience in being a liaison between business & technology project teams

Microsoft Project, MS Project Server & SharePoint experience

Strong communication and presentation experience

Experience in dashboard reporting, preferred

MS Office Suite, Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Working knowledge of the SDLC lifecycle & deliverables

Agile Project Management

Experience working in a PMO, preferred

Mortgage Industry experience, preferred

EMPLOYMENT

As a condition of employment with Fannie Mae, any successful job applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen and to successfully complete a background investigation, which may also include a credit check for positions in some areas of our business.

Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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