Since 1851, MassMutual?s commitment has always been to help people protect their families, support their communities, and help one another. This is why we want to inspire people to Live Mutual. We?re people helping people.

A career with us means you will work alongside exceptional people and be empowered to reach your professional and personal goals. Our employees are the foundation of what makes MassMutual a strong, stable and ethical business. We seek and value unique and varied perspectives and experiences because we believe we are stronger when all voices are heard.?We invite you to bring your bright, innovative ideas to MassMutual as we continue to help millions of Americans rely on each other.

Together, we?re stronger.

Description

Since 1851, MassMutual?s commitment has always been to help people protect their families, support their communities, and help one another. This is why we want to inspire people to Live Mutual. We?re people helping people.

A career with us means you will work alongside exceptional people and be empowered to reach your professional and personal goals. Our employees are the foundation of what makes MassMutual a strong, stable and ethical business. We seek and value unique and varied perspectives and experiences because we believe we are stronger when all voices are heard. We invite you to bring your bright, innovative ideas to MassMutual as we continue to help millions of Americans rely on each other.

Together, we?re stronger.

MassMutual is embarking on a transformation strategy which will see material changes to our technology and operations. This strategy will be driven through the execution of portfolio of key Initiatives which will aim to make MassMutual more efficient, agile, and support the business priorities of the enterprise. This role works directly with senior technology and business leaders and teams in the development and execution of strategic projects, while also providing deep internal consulting during initiative discovery, design, and execution.?

This role will be a direct report of the Head of Strategic Initiatives in Core Technology.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide thought leadership and subject matter expertise for a wide range of strategic initiatives driven by technology
  • Lead technology rationalization portfolio and execution which seeks to reduce the overall cost, complexity of MassMutual?s technology footprint, while driving toward a modern technology stack.

  • Provide strategic leadership and direction for technology conversion initiatives

  • Serve as an internal consultant during the design and execution of such initiatives
  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to identify service improvements and innovation opportunities, resulting in actionable service roadmaps
  • Assists in the creation of business roadmaps, IT application roadmaps, and an architecture plan which ensures enterprise integration and that the creation of foundation technology is in place ahead of execution
  • Determines scope of consolidation and integrations of business services and brokers consensus among executive leaders to implement
  • Advises business units and line of business leaders on exploiting new technologies and innovative operational changes
  • Continually optimize the operating model for Core Technology groups to increase efficiency and consistency in service Delivery
  • Lead significant cost saving initiatives across the organization
  • Skills

  • Strong technology leadership background, across a broad set of technologies (legacy and digital).
  • Ability to develop strategic initiatives and oversee the development of long-term plans and proposals to support business objectives
  • Ability to challenge, influence, and manage multiple stakeholders
  • Ability to drive business, culture, and technology change in a dynamic and complex operating environment
  • Strong business and financial acumen aligned with key financial drives and growth and revenue goals
  • Full Knowledge of project, risk, and operational management
  • Excellent communication, presentation, influencing and reasoning skills
  • Ability to work across diverse organizations and lead complex internal and external project teams
  • Experience

  • Bachelor?s degree or equivalent is required; Advanced degree is highly preferred
  • 7+ Years of experience, with 3 years of IT leadership, business, or other functional leadership experience
  • Experience leading teams (matrixed and direct)
  • Experience should include high impact, high business risk accountabilities
  • Experience with Insurance or Financial Services industries preferred
  • Proven track record to accurately execute large technology programs
  • Ranked No. 93 in the annual FORTUNE ? 500 Ranking (FORTUNE ? Magazine, June 2018) and recognized as a World?s Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere, MassMutual is guided by a single purpose: We help people secure their future and protect the ones they love. As a company owned by our policyowners, we are defined by mutuality and our vision to put customers first. It?s more than our company structure ? it?s our way of life. We are a company of people protecting people. Our company exists because people are willing to share risk and resources, and rely on each other when it counts. At MassMutual, we Live Mutual.

    CORE VALUES

    Focus on the Customer: We understand our customers well and look for every opportunity to deliver an experience that is clear, easy, personal, human, empowering and trustworthy.

    Act with Integrity: We deliver on our promises by being open, honest and humble and by adhering to the letter and spirit of applicable laws, rules, regulations and company policies.?

    Value People: We respect and learn from each other?s diverse backgrounds, experiences and ideas. We engage and develop people to their greatest potential.?

    Work Collaboratively: We work together to achieve results by actively listening, seeking, understanding and creating solutions as a unified team driving toward one company, one culture, one brand.

    Achieve Results: We focus on winning by exceeding expectations and getting better ? everyone, every day.

    For more information, visit www.massmutual.com or find us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Google+, Instagram and Pinterest.

    MassMutual is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply. Note: Veterans are welcome to apply, regardless of their discharge status.


    Associated topics: analyse, business analyst, business analytic, business finance, consult, investment banking, investment fund, law, legal, monitor

    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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