Comerica Management Co Inc. Principal Project Manager Scrum Master Auburn Hil in Auburn Hills, Michigan

Internal Ref: 5000402170206Job DescriptionPrincipal Project ManagerAt Comerica, the Scrum framework and XP development practices are leveraged to facilitate custom application development projects. The Senior Project Manager job is the ScrumMaster, but also has traditional project management responsibilities. The incumbent is expected to contribute to the team where necessary to meet goals. The incumbent must bring a servant leadership style with the ability to keep the customer and teams' needs ahead of their own.COMPETENCIESSuccessful incumbents possess strong time management and organization skills; great communication and interpersonal skills; critical thinking, problem solving and analysis skills; have ability to perform project and program management.Responsibilities:Project Execution•Manages large projectsrograms of high complexity.•Responsible for on-time delivery and execution of critical Technology projects and initiatives to deliver business value.•Works with core project team (such as business partners, vendors and technical team) to develop detailed, actionable project schedules. Assigns tasks to team and develops detailed and accurate work schedules, project estimates, and resource plans.•Executes, monitors and controls technical projects from original concept through final implementation.•Communicates accurate and timely project accomplishments and overall project health to stakeholders via required measures and methods (such as status reports, metrics, checkpoints, portfolio reports, and scorecards).•Manages and monitors project budgets with high focus on approved technical funding and technical cost containment. Ensures cost changes have accurate and timely approvals and follow corporate and department standards, policies and procedures.•Reviews project deliverables, especially technical artifacts.•Manages technical vendor team, and tracks and reviews vendor deliverables.•Ensures support areas are engaged to drive effective training and turnover of technical solutions.Resource Planning* Staffs technical projects through initial resource planning and ongoing accurate labor forecasting. Ensures the right teams are engaged at the right time for the right work over the life of the project.* Ensures accurate and timely resource time charges to assigned projects.* Coordinates contingent labor procurement/selection as required for assigned projects.Risk Management* Ensures adherence to all government, corporate and department standards, policies and procedures in all technical artifacts, tasks and decisions across the technical team.* Works to ensure all artifacts adhere to all standards, policies and procedures.* Proactively manages project risks and risk mitigation plans.Travel Travel is not required of this position.RelocationRelocation assistance is not available.QualificationsBachelor's Degree from an accredited university or High School Diploma or GED and 9 years of technology experience4 years of experience as a Scrum Master. CSM certification is desired8 years of experience working in a team setting to deliver projects6 years Project Management experience including managing large projects with cross functional teams5 years of experience gathering requirements and preparing documentation4 years of experience analyzing data and providing recommendations4 years of experience with project management and resource planning tools building and executing actionable plans3 years of experience effectively executing concurrent projects of varying size, cost, te