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Product, Full Time       Posted: Wednesday, December 11, 2019
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Company Description

Fascinated by the future & captivated by technology?

Smart, driven & want to make a difference in the world?

You'll fit right in.

Join a diverse team at Visa, where your individuality fits right in. We can provide the opportunity to shape the payments experience globally. Together, let's transform the way the world pays.

Think you know us?

Our mission is to connect the world through the most innovative, reliable & secure digital payment network that enables individuals, businesses & economies to thrive.

Individuality fuels our brand & our global team - we're proud that we are a talented team of 15,000 individuals with unique backgrounds, perspectives & experiences. Therefore, we understand that you are much more than your day job. We encourage quality of life outside of the office, whether it's taking advantage of agile work schedules or our wellness programs, Visa respects & encourages meaningful work/life balance for everyone. In addition, we offer market leading salary & have a fantastic benefits offering.

So, if you're not satisfied with the status quo, we can satisfy your desire to explore new territory, giving you the runway to really make an impact, whilst connecting you with teams around the world in a truly inclusive culture that celebrates our uniqueness.

Job Description

If you think you could support Visa as a Senior Project Manager, we want to hear from you - together, let's make Visa a great place to work.

What's it all about?

Cybersecurity is at the beating heart of our business. Our diligence & expertise is what makes us the undisputed leader in electronic payments. We've made it our priority to create a top-tier PMO team dedicated to Cybersecurity.

We're looking for those of you who are inherently driven & fascinated by the art & science of cybersecurity. We'll equip you with the very best tools so that you can deliver top notch results.

Continuous self-development underpins job fulfilment at Visa. As a Senior Project Manager, you'll be enthused by getting stuck into various defence & security sector related projects, as well as the chance to work with top notch professionals to learn with & from.

What we expect of you, day to day.

  • Leads the identification & development of key project objectives, milestones, dependencies & success criteria in collaboration with the project sponsor & other stakeholders.
  • Provides expert guidance throughout the project planning & execution phases, identifying & addressing issues as encountered within a broad area of expertise.
  • Manages or contributes to the project board, ensuring all stakeholders are kept up-to-date on the progress of the project, potential risks & delays, budget concerns.
  • Ensures risks are accounted for & that an appropriate risk management process is in place & followed appropriately by the project team.
  • Works with all stakeholders to understand key delivery dependencies & to ensure that projects are consistent with broader programme objectives & timelines.
  • Demonstrated skills in conflict management & negotiation to achieve project goals & develop trust with stakeholders.
  • Manages project financials, including alignment to budget, forecast, actuals.
  • Leads the project closure process & prepares an assessment report, outlining lessons learned during the project (including Warranty) in addition to reviewing issues encountered & budget tracking.
  • Interprets internal/external business challenges faced by Visa & makes recommendations aligned to best practices in order to continue to deliver against these challenges
  • Leads functional teams or projects with significant resource requirements, risk, and/or complexity
  • Leads others by taking a board perspective to resolve complex problems to identify innovative solutions
  • Communicates complex issues & influences others to adopt a different point of view in order to achieve the project objectives/success criteria


What we're after

  • Significant breadth & depth of experience in delivering complex projects & or small programmes with significant Cybersecurity delivery outcomes.
  • Sound knowledge of various project management methodologies & tool kits
  • Project management experience within a highly technical environment, demonstrating technical knowledge of systems implementations, cyber security tools & processes
  • Project financial analysis capabilities
  • Ability to manage & influence multiple stakeholders at all levels, both internally & externally
  • Ability to foresee potential issues & manage novel & unusual projects
  • Prior experience as a project manager in a Cybersecurity environment or supporting security related initiatives
  • Expert knowledge of business & management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, & production methods is a plus
  • Significant Cybersecurity Domain knowledge & experience is a plus
  • A Project Management qualification - Prince 2 Practitioner, PMI-ACP or PMP is a plus

Think you have what it takes?

If you are interested in a career that will challenge & inspire you - we'd love to hear from you!

Additional Information

Diversity & Inclusion

Universal acceptance for everyone, everywhere, is not only our brand promise, it's the foundation of our company culture. We foster a feeling of connectedness in the workplace, support diversity of thought, culture & background, fight for important initiatives like Equal Pay & actively work to eliminate unconscious biases that hold us all back.

By leveraging the diverse backgrounds & perspectives of our worldwide teams, Visa is a better place to work & a better business partner to our clients.

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