IT Project Manager

Location NY, United States
Experience level Experienced Hire
Job details sector Information Technology
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- Accountable for project delivery of smaller projects or work streams of larger programs or projects under the guidance of Project Delivery Senior Manager/Directors.
- Learn and apply Project Management best practices to effectively support project execution
- Develop into a subject matter expert in at least one business or technical area
- Achieve a good understanding of application programming, database and system design
- Achieve a general understanding of AXA business lines, operations and products
- Achieve a good understanding of Agile principles and techniques and how they can be used in a more traditional project management environment (i.e., daily scrums, backlogs, user stories, frequent planning and demos, and retrospectives).


- Bachelors degree
- 4+ years working experience
- Strong knowledge of project management practices to effectively support project execution
- Strong knowledge and application of various software development life-cycles (e.g., traditional and agile), including progressive project delivery techniques such as Scrum, Kanban and Lean
- Strong interpersonal / relationship management skills, able to foster working relationships within the team, across IT and with business colleagues
- knowledge of business and technology practices and trends
- Strong influencing / negotiation skills
- Good written and verbal communication skills
- Adaptable and flexible



We have been providing stability and reliability to our clients since 1859 to help them live their lives with confidence, to give them peace of mind, and enable them to realize their dreams for their loved ones and their legacy.

As an employer AXA is committed to creating an environment where everyone feels completely comfortable bringing their true selves to work every day. AXA US has been recognized and certified as a great place to work by the Great Place to Work Institute.

We provide our employees opportunities to move within our organization so they can grow their career and skills without ever having to leave AXA. Almost 40% of our open jobs are filled with current employees.
NOTE: AXA participates in the E-Verify program.

In addition to competitive compensation and an outstanding benefits package including 401 (k) and medical programs, we offer the opportunity for continued professional development in a congenial corporate environment.

AXA is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to our employees, applicants and candidates based on individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disabilities, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information or any other class protected by federal, state and local laws.

Would you like to wake up every day driven and inspired by our noble mission and to work together as one global team to empower people to live a better life? Here at AXA we strive to lead the transformation of our industry. We are looking for talented individuals who come from varied backgrounds, think differently and want to be part of this exciting transformation by challenging the status quo so we can push AXA - a leading global brand and one of the most innovative companies in our industry - onto even greater things.
In a fast-evolving world and with a presence in 64 countries, our 166,000 employees and exclusive distributors anticipate change to offer services and solutions tailored to the current and future needs of our 103 million customers.