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Farmers Insurance Technical Project Manager IV in Woodland Hills, California

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*Job Summary*

Manages application software project releases for multiple products and business lines; accountable for release schedule, financials, and deliverables; plans, monitors, and reports on the status; interfaces with senior IT and business management; evaluates risks and recommends mitigation measures; coordinates delivery of work from all teams involved; produces reports to relevant level of management; is accountable for managing the control points.

This role will be specific to managing the corrective actions (aka Rebills) for Personal Lines Insurance Products.

Essential Job Functions

  • Plans delivery schedule for corrective action projects and implement per schedule.
  • Measures and monitors progress to ensure projects are delivered on time and within budget.
  • Manages risks and resolves issues that affect scope, schedule and quality.
  • Manages relationships and coordinates work between different teams at same or different locations. Manage all key stakeholders expectations.
  • Conducts Weekly meetings, Readiness reviews, Milestone Reviews, and Business Go/No-Go reviews.
  • Leads and co-ordinates the implementation activities including the execution of the deployment Plans and checklists.
  • Ensure alignment across all application teams and vendor partners for delivery of assigned projects.
  • Manage development lifecycle for projects through build, test, and production implementation.
  • Interface and communicate with various IT teams including Business Analysts, Delivery Managers, Development / QA Teams including infrastructure teams.
  • Coordinate with other IT managements to determine if dependencies exist. Apply critical thinking in planning understanding the business urgency and impact along with consideration for team capacity.
  • Monitor Post Implementation issues and manage key metrics.
  • Strong analytical skills and problem solving skills.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills and ability to communicate complex issues in a simple manner.
  • Ability to adapt and be flexible.
  • Ability to work independently and effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a complex and fast paced environment.
  • Must have confidence, good judgment, energy and personality to work in a dynamic environment.

    Education Requirements High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent, relevant experience.

    *Experience Requirements: *5 years in an IT project management and a minimum of 2 years of Release Management.

    Special Skill Requirement

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • PMP, Six Sigma or Black belt, Scrum/SAFe Agile practices and other iterative delivery methodologies.
  • Prior work experience in managing rebills for Personal Lines Insurance Products.

    /Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce./

Job: *Information Technology

Organization: *Farmers Insurance

Title: Technical Project Manager IV

Location: California-Woodland Hills

Requisition ID: 2000016Q

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