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MUFG Union Bank Software Development Portfolio Lead in Dallas, Texas

Software Development Portfolio Lead - 10044216-WD


Do you want your voice heard and your actions to count?

Discover your opportunity with Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), the 5th largest financial group in the world (as ranked by S&P Global, April 2020). In the Americas, we’re 13,000 colleagues, striving to make a difference for every client, organization, and community we serve. We stand for our values, developing positive relationships built on integrity and respect. It’s part of our culture to put people first, listen to new and diverse ideas and collaborate toward greater innovation, speed and agility. We’re a team that accepts responsibility for the future by asking the tough questions and owning the solutions. Join MUFG and be empowered to make your voice heard and your actions count.

Job Summary

In this role you will be responsible for liaising between the business and implementation teams to guide products from conception to launch, breaking down complex problems into steps that drive development. You will work with all business groups on a myriad of projects and enhancement requests and draw on your experience with business, technology, data, and analytics as well as demonstrated success in building relationships with client-facing business stakeholders and users.

Major Responsibilities:

Functional Design Documentation Creation

Overseeing the completions of the following Pre-design Session

  1. Validate schedules with System Manager and Blueprint with Architects for on time completion

  2. Confirm requirements, business process maps are available and linked in Jira prior to the start of the work (FDD prep by System Managers, Blueprints by Architects)

  3. Confirm required participants for the Pre-Design workshop and Design Review (System, Business, CDG, Microservices, FIS)

Overseeing the completions of the following Design Session

  1. Setup design sessions and capture minutes and circulate within 24 hours

  2. Setup follow-up design sessions if required to close FDD prior to TSR

  3. Ensure architecture blueprints are complete and have been previewed with the System Managers

  4. Track all materials (FDD, Blueprint, process maps, interface records, NFRs and DRs etc) for completeness and circulate to participants ahead of sessions

  5. Schedule meeting and validate acceptance of all required resources and facilitate design sessions

  6. Schedule and drive follow-ups to closure

Identify blockers and prioritize, escalate blocking issues

Overseeing the completions of the following Post Design Session

  1. Update JIRA, confluence, and any other relevant trackers with relevant information

  2. Follow-up with the owner(s) assigned to close blocking issue(s)

  3. Validate the FDD is complete and ready for Target State review

  4. Accountable for driving approval of FDD (For the ones assigned to them by the Integration lead)

  5. Create CCR for any changes to FDD and get it approved either through TSR or offline

  6. Create disposition change requests for Applications & Interface change requests as required

  7. Participate in Squad, PMO, TSR (as applicable), Adhoc and Escalation meetings

Overseeing the completions of the following Detailed Design Documentation

  1. Create interface design stories, Subtasks, labels once the FDD is approved

  2. Drive and ensure completion of one Interface design stories for DDD cycle 1 approval.

  3. Setup follow up design sessions to resolve blocker and successful completion of DDD Cycle1

  4. Drive and ensure Dev stories are created by the SO by providing the required guidelines for the interface design stories complete.

  5. Drive and ensure completion of remaining interface design stories for DDD Cycle 2 and approval

  6. Disposition change requests for Applications.

  7. Ringi bucket change requests as applicable

  8. Reapproval of FDD and DDD based on discovery of new scope etc.

  9. Participate in Squad, PMO, TSR (as applicable), Adhoc and Escalation meetings

  10. Liaison with Business/Architecture/CDG/Microservices/FIS team

  11. Manage Squads Priorities withing the DDD - tasks with priorities are treated to be done on time

Overseeing the completions of the following Data Clean up activity

  1. Cleanup of Data as per the process for Cancelled interface story as Cancelled/Bad Data, Cancelled/Descope/test only and Cancelled/duplicate.

  2. Submit interface change request to Cancel/new/update interfaces

  3. Create CCR for interface, scope, functional, blueprint etc change

  4. Ensure DA and CCR approvals through continuous follow up until successful closure

  5. Support any data quality issues in our scope from QA team

Overseeing the completions of the following Dev

  1. Ensure Dev stories are created by the SO by providing the required guidelines for all the completed interface/recode design subtasks

  2. Track the development progress, remove the blockers by coordinating with required teams.

  3. Track creation unit test cases and ensure it is uploaded in HP ALM

  4. Follow up with SO and infrastructure environment are ready.

  5. All the build and deployment jobs for on-prem, OpenShift, cloud are ready to be deployed and according to test plan and environment setup.

  6. Ensure proper release notes from Dev phase


  • 6-8 years' experience in building software products as a product manager or product owner

  • Experience with various levels of project or product management and/or software or process management

  • SDLC, Product Management, Project Management, Software development, Code testing and deployment knowledge, Jira and Confluence usage and understanding.

  • Experience operating in an Agile environment

  • Good understanding of technical concepts and consideration in building complex web applications, systems integration, and comfort in working closely with engineers and business leaders

  • Experience managing the product lifecycle from planning to completion

  • Thinks big picture and understands the potential risk and impact of decisions

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

  • Ability to lead through influence and drive results

  • Exceptional time management skills

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Stay on top of tasks and responsibilities; works well with minimal supervision; responds in a timely manner

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified .

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer and committed to leveraging the diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and experience of our workforce to create opportunities for our colleagues and our business. We do not discriminate in employment decisions on the basis of any protected category.

A conviction is not an absolute bar to employment. Factors such as the age of the offense, evidence of rehabilitation, seriousness of violation, and job relatedness are considered in all employment decisions. Additionally, it’s the bank’s policy to only inquire into a candidate’s criminal history after an offer has been made. Federal law prohibits banks from employing individuals who have been convicted of, or received a pretrial diversion for, certain offenses.

Job : Technology

Primary Location : ARIZONA-Tempe

Other Locations : TEXAS-Dallas, NORTH CAROLINA-Charlotte

Job Posting : Jun 8, 2021, 10:16:32 AM

Shift: : Day

Schedule: : Full Time

Req ID: 10044216-WD