M&T Bank

10,000+ employeeshttp://www.mtb.com

Description

M&T Bank is a multi-state community-focused bank serving New York, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Connecticut, Virginia, West Virginia and Washington, D.C. Founded in 1856, the company provides banking, investment, insurance and mortgage financial services to more than 3.6 million consumer, business and government clients. M&T Bank Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, including disabilities and veterans. Equal Housing Lender. NMLS #381076. © 2020 M&T Bank. Member FDIC.

Locations
Head office

One M&T Plaza, Buffalo, NY 14203, United States, Buffalo, NY, USA, 14202

Program Manager II - Profitability

Banking and Finance

11 days ago | Buffalo, New York, United States | M&T Bank

Program Manager II - Profitability

11 days ago | Buffalo, New York, United States | M&T Bank

M&T Bank

Opening date:June 13

Closing date: July 13 2021

Industry:Banking and Finance ,

Type:Full Time

Job description

Overview

Manages assigned staff on a collection of projects and/or programs undertaken by an organization or division; ensures their alignment and optimization with the Company’s strategic objectives.

Manages changes to project scope, schedule and costs using appropriate verification techniques to keep the project plan accurate, updated, reflective of authorized project changes as defined in the change management plan, and facilitate customer acceptance.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Manage a collection of projects and/or programs undertaken by an organization or division. Ensure familiarity with scope and project objectives and establish clear roles and responsibilities for project team members. Work with constituent project managers to monitor cost, schedule and technical performance.
  • Develop Project Plan, forecast and schedule. Work with stakeholders to record detailed project requirements, constraints and assumptions to establish project deliverables, using requirement-gathering techniques (e.g. planning sessions, brainstorming, focus groups) and the project charter.
  • Ensure plans for assigned projects include work breakdown, project organization chart, cost/budget and communication, risk, quality and resource plans.
  • Communicate project plans to affected parties to ensure a common understanding, set expectations and align stakeholders and project team members.
  • Ensure execution of tasks defined in the project plan to achieve the project goals. Execute all parts of the project plan and manage the budget/forecast. Monitor and control project work including change controls.
  • Measure project performance utilizing appropriate tools and techniques to monitor progress; identify and quantify variances, complete any required corrective actions, and communicate to all stakeholders. Address program issues by identifying and selecting a course of action by taking into account program constraints and objectives to enable continued program success.
  • Implement approved actions and workarounds required to mitigate project risk events.
  • Improve project team performance by building team cohesiveness, leading, mentoring, training and motivating to facilitate cooperation, ensure project efficiency and boost morale. Determine and coordinate sharing of resources among constituent projects for overall program benefit.
  • Understand and adhere to the Company’s risk and regulatory standards, policies and controls in accordance with the Company’s Risk Appetite. Design, implement, maintain and enhance internal controls to mitigate risk on an ongoing basis. Identify risk-related issues needing escalation to management.
  • Promote an environment that supports diversity and reflects the M&T Bank brand.
  • Maintain M&T internal control standards, including timely implementation of internal and external audit points together with any issues raised by external regulators as applicable.
  • Complete other related duties as assigned.
  • Exercise usual authority of a manager concerning staffing, performance appraisals, promotions, salary recommendations, performance management and terminations.

Scope of Responsibilities:

Responsible for management of a collection of projects and/or programs undertaken by an organization or division ensuring their alignment and optimization with the Company’s strategic objectives; responsibility for the projects includes all aspects from initiation to close.

Must be familiar with system scope and project objectives, as well as the role and responsibility of each team member, to effectively coordinate team activities.

Project Guidelines

Project Scope: $5.0 m or more

Team Size Range: 35 - 100 FTE

Project Duration: 12 - 24 months

Project Size: Multiple high priority projects

Project Customer: Entire organization or multiple divisions

Scope of Change: Substantial changes to business processes or procedures

Project Timeline: Moderately aggressive

Project Innovation: Moderately defined

Project Benefits: Major

Project Customization: Major

Number of Interfaces: 6 or more

Project Integration: Internal and External Systems

Supervisory/ Managerial Responsibilities

Manages a team of 20+ directly and indirectly and 100+ on a project team basis

Education And Experience Required

Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 10 years’ proven project management experience,

OR in lieu of a degree,

A combined minimum of 14 years’ higher education and/or work experience, including a minimum of 10 years’ proven project management experience.

Proficiency with personal computers as well as pertinent software packages.

Strong knowledge of project management methodology.

Strong verbal and written communication skills, particularly an ability to negotiate, influence and gain consensus.

Regularly communicates verbally and in writing with executive management on status of initiatives, in a professional and understandable manner.

Excellent problem-solving skills.

Ability to work individually as well as a member of a team.

Self-motivated, results-driven and well-organized individual.

Ability to handle multiple tasks and work under time constraints in support of various assignments.

Ability to function professionally at many different levels (clients, management and peers).

Strong interpersonal skills necessary for business partner relationships within and outside the organization.

Ability to build mutual trust and encourage respect; open to diverse points of view.

Education And Experience Preferred

Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.

Program Management Professional (PgMP) certification.

Master’s degree.

LocationBuffalo, New York, United States of America

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15 days ago | Buffalo, New York, United States | M&T Bank

Senior Scrum Master

15 days ago | Buffalo, New York, United States | M&T Bank

M&T Bank

Opening date:June 09

Closing date: July 09 2021

Industry:Banking and Finance ,

Type:Full Time

Job description

Commercial and Credit Banking

The Commercial and Credit Banking team delivers and supports all the technology used in commercial banking, including Credit, Web, Payments, Capital Markets and Treasury. We deliver innovative, secure, compelling technology solutions to enable the customer to conduct business quickly and efficiently while delivering business value to the company.

Overview

Ensures Scrum practices, theories, and techniques are understood, enacted, and followed. Guides and empowers delivery teams to self-organize, within constraints of Scrum and project goals. Facilitates building working agreements with others. Shields the team from unnecessary interruptions to enable them to focus on most valuable work. Ensures the delivery team keeps their work and impediments to work visible. Ensures the organization works to remove impediments or accepts the current rate of progress.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Serve as Scrum Master, establishing familiarity with scope and project objectives, helping to establish clear roles and responsibilities for project team members
  • Facilitate meetings with team for purposes of idea generation, planning, retrospection, problem-solving, and alignment
  • Work with the product owner and facilitate development of product backlog
  • Work in conjunction with the Project Manager to ensure project management needs are met or impediments, issues and/or risks are resolved or escalated
  • Communicate project status to the team and product owner to ensure common understanding, set expectations, align stakeholders, and project team members
  • Measure project performance utilizing appropriate tools and techniques to monitor progress; identify and quantify variances, complete required corrective actions, and communicate to

stakeholders

A Successful Candidate Will Have

  • Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 4 years’ proven general management, project analysis or project management experience including a minimum of 2 years’ Scrum Master experience, or in lieu of a degree, a combined minimum of 8 years’ higher education and/or work experience
  • Sound knowledge of project management methodology
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, particularly an ability to negotiate, influence and gain consensus
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Experience working individually as well as a member of a team

Education And Experience Preferred

  • PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP), Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certification active and in good standing
  • Prior work experience in the financial services or related industry

At M&T Tech, we’re a team of makers, doers, and builders, working to create the most advanced technology solutions in banking. We’re not your stereotypical suit and tie bankers: we’re an innovative team of leading tech experts, pushing boundaries, and taking risks. We’re building an agile team of the most skilled and creative, workers to solve complex problems, architecting solutions, writing high-performance software, and charting our new path, all to make the lives of our customers, and the communities that we serve, better. Join us and be part of something new as we build tomorrow’s bank, today.

Company

M&T Bank is a Top 20 US bank holding company and one of the best performing and financial stable regional banks in the country, we offer our technology employees a wide range of performance-based career development opportunities. We have a strong commitment to our customers and the communities we serve, and we continue to grow with a focus on the future. So, when looking to advance your career, look to M&T. Grow with us.

LocationBuffalo, New York, United States of America

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Scrum Master

Banking and Finance

15 days ago | Buffalo, New York, United States | M&T Bank

Scrum Master

15 days ago | Buffalo, New York, United States | M&T Bank

M&T Bank

Opening date:June 09

Closing date: July 09 2021

Industry:Banking and Finance ,

Job description

Consumer, Business and Digital Banking – We work with our retail banking, business banking, consumer lending, mortgage and digital banking businesses to define far reaching technology strategies to evolve our customer experiences, to make us easier to do business with and to deliver solutions that provide real value. This includes all core consumer deposit, loan and payment processing and servicing platforms; all core channel systems for retail branches, ATMs and call centers; custom built online and mobile banking platforms; and mtb.com and marketing ecosystem capabilities.

Overview

Ensures Scrum practices, theories, and techniques are understood, enacted, and followed. Guides and empowers delivery teams to self-organize, within constraints of Scrum and project goals. Facilitates building working agreements with others. Shields the team from unnecessary interruptions to enable them to focus on most valuable work. Ensures the delivery team keeps their work and impediments to work visible. Ensures the organization works to remove impediments or accepts the current rate of progress.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Serve as Scrum Master, establishing familiarity with scope and project objectives, helping to establish clear roles and responsibilities for project team members
  • Facilitate meetings with team for purposes of idea generation, planning, retrospection, problem-solving, and alignment
  • Work with the product owner and facilitate development of product backlog
  • Work in conjunction with the Project Manager to ensure project management needs are met or impediments, issues and/or risks are resolved or escalated
  • Communicate project status to the team and product owner to ensure common understanding, set expectations, align stakeholders, and project team members
  • Measure project performance utilizing appropriate tools and techniques to monitor progress; identify and quantify variances, complete required corrective actions, and communicate to stakeholders

A Successful Candidate Will Have

  • Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 2 years’ proven general management, project analysis or project management experience, OR in lieu of a degree, a combined minimum of 6 years’ higher education and/or work experience, including a minimum of 2 years’ proven general management, project analysis or project management experience
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of agile practices and principles

Education And Experience Preferred

  • PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP), Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certification active and in good standing
  • Prior work experience in the financial services or related industry

At M&T Tech , we’re a team of makers, doers, and builders, working to create the most advanced technology solutions in banking. We’re not your stereotypical suit and tie bankers: we’re an innovative team of leading tech experts, pushing boundaries, and taking risks. We’re building an agile team of the most skilled and creative, workers to solve complex problems, architecting solutions, writing high-performance software, and charting our new path, all to make the lives of our customers, and the communities that we serve, better. Join us and be part of something new as we build tomorrow’s bank, today.

Company

M&T Bank is a Top 20 US bank holding company and one of the best performing and financial stable regional banks in the country, we offer our technology employees a wide range of performance-based career development opportunities. We have a strong commitment to our customers and the communities we serve, and we continue to grow with a focus on the future. So, when looking to advance your career, look to M&T. Grow with us.

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LocationBuffalo, New York, United States of America

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Project Manager, III

Banking and Finance

22 days ago | Buffalo, New York, United States | M&T Bank

Project Manager, III

22 days ago | Buffalo, New York, United States | M&T Bank

M&T Bank

Opening date:June 01

Closing date: July 01 2021

Industry:Banking and Finance ,

Type:Full Time

Job description

Manages high priority projects affecting three or more businesses or functional areas, or complex projects affecting multiple businesses or functional areas.

Manages changes to project scope, schedule and costs using appropriate verification techniques to keep the project plan accurate, updated, reflective of authorized project changes as defined in the change management plan, and facilitate customer acceptance.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Lead and direct high priority projects impacting three or more businesses or functions, or complex projects affective multiple businesses or functional areas, often requiring considerable resources and high levels of functional integration from initiation to close.Ensure familiarity with scope and project objectives and establish clear roles and responsibilities for project team members.Projects may be of a technical and/or non-technical nature.
  • Develop Project Plan, forecast and schedule.Work with stakeholders to record detailed project requirements, constraints and assumptions to establish project deliverables, using requirement-gathering techniques (e.g. planning sessions, brainstorming, focus groups) and the project charter.
  • Ensure plans for assigned projects include work breakdown, project organization chart, cost/budget and communication, risk, quality and resource plans.
  • Communicate project plans to affected parties to ensure a common understanding, set expectations and align stakeholders and project team members.
  • Ensure execution of tasks defined in the project plan to achieve the project goals.Execute all parts of the project plan and manage the budget/forecast.Monitor and control project work including change controls.
  • Measure project performance utilizing appropriate tools and techniques to monitor progress; identify and quantify variances, complete any required corrective actions, and communicate to all stakeholders.
  • Implement approved actions and workarounds required to mitigate project risk events.
  • Improve project team performance by building team cohesiveness, leading, mentoring, training and motivating to facilitate cooperation, ensure project efficiency and boost morale.
  • Must be familiar with system scope and project objectives, as well as the role and responsibility of each team member, to effectively coordinate team activities.
  • Understand and adhere to the Company’s risk and regulatory standards, policies and controls in accordance with the Company’s Risk Appetite. Identify risk-related issues needing escalation to management.
  • Promote an environment that supports diversity and reflects the M&T Bank brand.
  • Maintain M&T internal control standards, including timely implementation of internal and external audit points together with any issues raised by external regulators as applicable.
  • Complete other related duties as assigned.

Supervisory/ Managerial Responsibilities:

Contributes to technical/professional direction for a discipline

Education And Experience Required

Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 4 years’ proven project management experience,

OR in lieu of a degree,

A combined minimum of 6 years’ higher education and/or work experience, including a minimum of 4 years’ proven project management experience or minimum of 3 years’ proven project management experience.

Proficiency with personal computers as well as pertinent software packages.

LocationBuffalo, New York, United States of America

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