Project Manager - #196846

Member Driven Technologies

Date: 06/08/2022 08:30 AM

City: Farmington Hills, Michigan

Contract type: Full Time

Work schedule: Full Day


The role of the Project Manager at MDT is to plan, execute, and finalize project deliverables according to strict deadlines. The Project Manager will work with the client to define the project objectives and deliverables and ensure that those are carried out to meet and exceed stakeholder expectations. This includes, but is not limited to, defining tasks required to complete the project, building a project plan, and coordinating efforts of MDT, Symitar and credit union team members to deliver project on time. When applicable, the Project Manager will coordinate third-party vendors to work with MDT and credit union clients. Responsible for overseeing quality control throughout entire project lifecycle.


  • Responsible for planning the project in order to accomplish the established goals within constraints such as time, cost and agreed-upon quality standards.
  • Continuously monitors progress of project in terms of the status of the plan and keeps all stakeholders informed of the progress.
  • Identifies, logs, analyzes, and manages potential and actual issues and risks. Takes corrective action on issues by tackling day-to-day issues head on and reviewing how more serious issues and risks might impact the scope, schedule, quality, and cost of the project.
  • Continually evaluates established policies and procedures and updates or modifies them as necessary.
  • Possesses general understanding in the areas of application programming, database and system design.
  • Understands Internet, Intranet, Extranet and client/server architectures.
  • Understands internal MDT network and connectivity requirements for 3rd-party vendors and credit union clients.
  • Possesses a thorough understanding of project capabilities.
  • Provides leadership to project team through effective objective setting, delegation, and communication. Directs, schedules, and coordinates project tasks.
  • Ensures that staffing levels for projects are appropriate and additional resources are requested as needed.
  • Ensures that questions and concerns are promptly and courteously resolved.
  • Ensures that Company policies and procedures are effectively conveyed.
  • Ensures that the Company’s professional reputation and appropriate levels of confidentiality are maintained.
  • Represents the Company with various trade professionals and groups.
  • Communicates effectively with clients to identify needs and evaluate alternative business solutions.
  • Continually seeks opportunities to increase customer satisfaction and deepen client relationships.
  • Keeps management informed of progress toward established objectives and any significant problems.
  • Communicates difficult/sensitive information tactfully.
  • Stays informed of trends and changes in the project management field.
  • Completes special projects and research studies as required.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field, or equivalent experience.
  • PMP (Project Management Professional) certification preferred.


  • Five years of experience in financial institution back-office core processing.
  • Five years of experience using project management methodology.
  • Experience managing multiple IT projects.


  • Knowledge of computer and telecommunications equipment.
  • Understanding of client operations and information needs.
  • Advanced analytical/technical knowledge pertaining to decision analysis.
  • Understanding of teller functions, membership, lending, GL, and ACH/Share Draft processing.


  • Solid project management skills.
  • Ability to develop good relationships with internal and external customers.
  • Self-motivated and ability to meet deadlines with minimal supervision.
  • Well organized and attentive to detail.
  • Ability to translate business situations into project deliverables (diagrams and definition, etc.).
  • Technical and advanced analytical skills.
  • Superior oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to negotiate deliverables with clients.


  • No hazardous or significantly unpleasant conditions (such as in a typical office).
  • Additional hours, including Saturday/Sunday support, as required.
  • Occasional in-state and/or out-of-state overnight travel.
  • Long duration of computer workstation usage.

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