Application Software - Senior Manager
Employee / Individual contributor
A 100% owned subsidiary of European banking and financial services major Societe Generale (SG), Societe Generale Global Solution Centre (SG GSC) came into existence in 2000. Established as an offshore development centre in Bangalore, also having a presence in Chennai, SG GSC has 15 years of sustainable delivery expertise to its credit, and develops global best practices to promote the strategic objectives of the Societe Generale Group.
SG GSC possesses in-depth understanding of the business processes and cutting-edge technologies across domains of Societe Generale’s diverse portfolio. We deliver best-in-class solutions to the Group’s entities in the realm of corporate and investment banking, retail banking, specialized financing and insurance, private banking, and global investment management and services.
We place the highest importance on our employees and provide extensive opportunities for career progression and development. SG GSC conforms to the group diversity principles, and has a multi-cultural staff representing seven nationalities, and speaking 20 languages. Women comprise 25% of our workforce.
Project Manager with 10-15 years of exp – BFS Domain
Plans, directs, and co-ordinates the teams activities to manage and implement project and/or interrelated projects
Determines, monitors, and reviews all project economics to include costs, operational budgets, staffing requirements, resources, and risk.
Leads the project team in determining client requirements and translating requirements into operational plans.
Identifies and assembles the appropriate blend of resources to meet project needs and requirements; manages sub-contractors.
Plans, schedules, monitors and reports on activities related to the project.
Develops project control and reporting procedures and manages changes in operational plan.
Undertakes status review meetings among project team members and clients.
Works with management on project proposals, estimates, and schedules.
Coaches and advises team members to accomplish project goals, to meet established schedules, and resolve technical/operational issues.
Proactively influences customers to apply project-planning methodologies.
Ensures adherence to legally binding requirements.
Controls project requirements, scope, and change management issues.
Establishes appropriate metrics for measuring key project criteria.
Develops, proposes, and negotiates project proposals, quotations, and add-ons to leadership and the client.
Analyses needs and recommends appropriate planning concepts and tools to be used for all facets of planning, scheduling, and tracking projects.
Analyses project progress/costs and facilitate the development of recommended alternatives.
Integrates and uses Project Management methodologies.
Creates communication plans, ensuring that appropriate information is exchanged among key stakeholders.
Advises senior management on Project Management capability and risk.
Maintains awareness on emerging technologies and Project Management techniques
• Managing overall needs of the projects assigned.
• Understand the client’s expectations with respect to the service requirements and
deliverables for the activity.
• Provide periodic reports on the status of the services being provided for the various projects highlighting all matters relating to quality, adherence or otherwise to schedules,enhancements done, technical support provided etc.
Technical skills needed:
Java, .Net, DWBI(SSIS, SSRS, Informatica, Datastage), Salesforce, Cobol, BO, SQL, AS/400,Python, Infor product knowledge, Finacle scripting. "• Understand the requirement and analyse the impacts.
• Map between functional requirements and the design.
• Knowledge on Leasing/Retail banking/Trade"