Project Manager IV


Senior level project management in both Agile and Waterfall environments.

At Ameritas, fulfilling life is what we do daily. We continuously strive to help our customers and employees enjoy life at its very best by reducing uncertainty, helping grow assets and protecting what is most cherished. We're here to help people put worry behind and the future ahead and help enable a life that's rich in family, happiness, health and financial security. When lives are fulfilled, our mission is fulfilled. Ameritas Life Insurance Corp is seeking a Project Manager IV to drive the business by delivering results while employing the appropriate delivery framework. This position will use either Waterfall and/or Agile/Scrum processes to work with the teams in delivering projects for the business.  Assignments may include providing coordination between teams using different methodologies and providing management reporting and cross-team synchronization.

Essential Job Functions

* Work with sponsor to understand strategic alignment and define deliverables, benefits, success criteria, assumptions, constraints, and steering team membership.
* Identify project costs and work and manage those with sponsor.
* Identify causes of variance in cost and schedule, document lessons learned to allow for continuous improvement to the delivery process.
* Ensure stakeholders understand how deliverables change business processes and ensure appropriate training is planned
* Establish and follow review/approval process for deliverables while identifying and actively managing risks and issues
* Actively manage scope changes that affect the scope, cost, quality, and schedule and provide alternatives to steering team and sponsor for approval
* Facilitate discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution between stakeholders
* Assist with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information


* Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination education and relevant experience required.
* 4-7 years or greater of relevant experience involving multiple execution methodologies including Waterfall and Agile / Scrum.

We are Ameritas: proud to say we're in the business of fulfilling life.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job ID: 6346

Posted 9 days ago

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