Bank of America BSI Senior Project Manager in Chicago, Illinois

Job Description:

Preferred location for position is Charlotte, NC, flexible to Chicago, Ill pending candidate skills/experiences*

Specific Job Description Summary

Senior Project Manager will assist in managing all project stakeholders to eliminate surprises and provide transparency to workstream interdependencies, issues, risks, and status. Leading by example, he/she will inculcate program governance and delivery routines to reduce execution risk and improve project integration with all workstreams.

In addition to driving the people, process and technology work efforts, this strategic resource will facilitate the build out of the BAU processes and operating model; and lead the adoption & sustainment of change by planning, organizing, monitoring and controlling BSI projects using appropriate tools and techniques to ensure efficient and effective project completion.

Responsibilities include:

  • Communicates effectively both vertically and horizontally to obtain agreement between partners.

  • Responsible for analysis of present state, future state and facilitating implementations.

  • Drive appropriate change management rigor across the functional and technical workstreams

  • Manages scope to ensure agreed/approved/appropriate value is delivered and commitments are achieved within time, cost, and quality parameters.

  • Responsible for clearly defined responsibilities and accountabilities for key project roles.

  • Directs all of the project lifecycle and works with matrix partners to oversee all phases of the project.

  • Will partner with the Process Owners and other project leads, key stakeholders and business SMEs, as well as technology and vendor resources.

  • Ensures transparency to key stakeholders, sponsor and champion.

Required Skills

  • Must have experience in strategic planning, risk management and/or change management

  • Minimum of 5+ years of project management experience as a Project Manager (responsible for leading various projects from end to end)

  • Strong Technology Background; Ability to interface with developers and technology resources

  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree


  • Strong communication skills

  • Critical thinking and problem solving

  • Excellent decision-making and leadership capabilities

  • Adaptability

Desired Skills

  • Previous experience with Agile Project Management Methodology

  • Graduate degree

Posting Date : 08/03/2018

Location :

Chicago, IL, 135 S LA SALLE ST (IL4135),

Charlotte, NC, 525 N TRYON ST (NC1023),

  • United States

Travel : Yes, 5% of the time

Full / Part-time : Full time

Hours Per Week : 40

Shift : 1st shift

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