Talan USA is
the American subsidiary of Talan, a French consulting firm with more than 2000
employees worldwide, and locations in eight countries (four continents).
In 2019 and for the 5th consecutive year, Talan has been recognized
with the “Great Place to Work” award.
offers employees a dynamic work environment, growth opportunities and a
competitive compensation package, including generous paid time off, health and
consultant will join one of our two divisions: IT Consulting or Business
Consulting and will be working at our client sites.
Our success is
measured by both our employee and client satisfaction, which is our priority.
currently looking for a permanent candidate to join our consulting team as an
IT Project Manager.
consultant, who would be hired as a full-time employee of Talan, would be responsible for driving the migration
project of a loan platform. This will involve coordinating with various stakeholders in the Americas and the client’s head office in Paris. He/She will need
to quickly understand the client’s current systems and the proposed system
architecture and lead the global project.
and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
develop and maintain effective relationships with internal business partners /
external customers/stakeholders for the purpose of enhancing team
as the escalation point for critical business issues, ensuring the potential
problem areas or trends and recommended solutions are further escalated to the
the IT group in improving transparency, implementing metrics/KPI, and
streamlining reporting for the management.
communication/flash reports providing quick and precise overviews of the main
highlights of the teams.
the teams identify the trends of the market, understand the context and constraints
of the client’s technical infrastructure, propose alternative strategies based
on innovative solutions for improving efficiency, mitigating risk and reducing
within the collective IT group to help strategize innovative ideas and solutions.
Challenge and rationalize the gains and savings behind each request. Create
KPI’s highlighting the benefits brought to the platform and the budget
dedicated on that front.
experience using project management software such as JIRA, TFS, MS Project
understanding of project management methodologies such as Agile or other
project management practices used in iterative development environments
technical background and strong Excel, PowerPoint and presentation skills
interpersonal skills with the ability to build and maintain effective
relationship with stakeholders
and innovative, capable of leading change management initiatives and
written and verbal communication skills
to analyze complex problems, with strong attention to detail and ability to
provide solutions to problems.
and strong motivation in discovering new technologies
/ PRINCE II certification is a plus
Education and Experience:
degree in Information Technology, Computer Engineering, Computer Science,
Information Technology, or related field.
of 7+ years of exp. in Project Management within IT, Financial Services or Banking