SWIFT is world’s leading provider of secure financial messaging services. Our messaging platform, products and services connect more than 11,000 institutions. We enable our global community of users to communicate securely, exchanging standardized financial messages in a reliable way, thereby facilitating global and local financial flows, and supporting trade and commerce all around the world.
Working within the division of Operations, the Deployment Planning Coordinator (DPC) is responsible for owning the project planning and coordination of all phases and activities involved in the release of systems, software and infrastructure into the SWIFT Production environment. Providing project management oversight from early deployment specification, the DPC oversees projects through closeout for planning and coordination, reporting, forecasting, and implementation.
With minimal oversight from more senior/Lead staff, the person in this role will not only assist in multiple functions related to project planning and coordination but shall run independent end-to-end projects handling all facets of the life cycle to ensure successful deployments in the Production environments. Some training of other DPC staff is expected.
This role facilitates project-related meetings and working with virtual teams, develops the deployment strategy and Deployment Plan based on input from multiple stakeholders within various portfolio teams. A primary deliverable of this role is to identify and document scope, schedule, priorities, conflicts, dependencies, risks and risk mitigation for the entire Production Operations deployment life-cycle.
This position requires a strong rapport with numerous SWIFT business units in order to ensure successful working relationships in the smooth and effective delivery of technology solutions based on business requirements.
When assigned, the DPC is also responsible for the various aspects of computer floor management for the global SWIFT Production environment (refer to "key responsibilities").
SWIFT Culpeper is one of two offices in the Virginia area, located a short drive from Washington DC. Over 200 employees enjoy a busy social calendar with events throughout the year, as well as being heavily involved in charitable work, with partners such as United Way, Toys for Tots and more.
SWIFT is an Equal Opportunity Employer