Principal Associate- Project Management- Innovation Hub

Capital One
McLean, Virginia
Nov 09, 2021
Dec 08, 2021
Full Time
Center 2 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Principal Associate- Project Management- Innovation Hub


Do you want to be part of a team that's dedicated to helping Capital One identify, manage, and effectively mitigate risk through innovative solutions? We are looking for an exceptional problem solver to help us build our Innovation Hub on the Analytics & Innovation team! We are a growing group of curious innovators who are looking to add a new team member who can help us design and manage our early-stage product development processes.

General Responsibilities

In this role, you will:

  • Work closely with our Innovation Lead to identify, research, prioritize, conceptualize, and prototype new product & innovation ideas
  • Pitch new ideas to senior executives & influence decision making among cross-functional teams
  • Create best practices around early-stage product development and analytics
  • Build a deep understanding of Risk Management programs and process to identify opportunities for innovation
  • Partner with customers to provide strategic and tactical thought partnership to uncover untapped needs and effectively drive delivery
  • Work on large and small scale projects that have a direct impact on the company
  • Ensure scope of deliverables and timelines are met while identifying potential risks/issues and escalating when necessary
  • Bring your unique perspective and experiences to help us foster diverse thinking

We're looking for someone who:
  • Doesn't mind getting their hands dirty -- we're data-driven and analytically focused
  • Is comfortable working in whitespace -- we're building a team and want your new ideas
  • Enjoys working with cross-functional teams -- we work horizontally across Compliance & Ethics with stakeholders and customers in many different job families
  • Is technically curious and biased towards reuse -- we make it our mission to keep our finger on the pulse with new products or capabilities that can be leveraged
  • Forges relationships with key stakeholders and customers to ensure delivery of commitments -- we turn customer insights into actionable strategies

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree or Military experience
  • At least 5 Years Project Management experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's Degree
  • At least 7 years of Project Management experience
  • PMP, Lean, Agile or Six Sigma certification
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Strong problem solving and influencing skills

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City's Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia's Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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