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What you’ll be doing...

Project Manager needs to drive the deployment of conventional and next generation core network technologies; including Unified Transport, NGPON, ROADM, NGROADM, Ultra Long-Haul (ULH), OTN Mesh, MSPP, DXC and associated electronics.

  • Partner with stakeholders to develop project plans, timelines and schedules.
  • Resolve issues in a timely manner to ensure internal and external commitments are met.
  • Collaborate with team members and stakeholders to recommend enhancements to increase productivity and efficiency.
  • Negotiate and motivate others.
  • Utilize excellent problem solving skills, self-motivation, leadership, and team orientation.
  • Utilize analytic, technical, and organizational skills.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience in Transport Project Management.
  • Subject matter expert in the following operating systems and applications including: Windows, MS Office, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, VISIO, Microsoft Project, G-suite.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Five or more years project management driving cross-functional teams.
  • PMP certification.
  • Effective interpersonal and team building capabilities.
  • Strong project planning and time management.
  • Verbal, written, analytical and communication skills.
  • Ability to influence organizational direction and initiatives across all leadership levels.
  • Experience with SRM/SAP as well as expense and/or capital budgets.
  • Excellent problem solving skills.
  • Demonstrates expert knowledge and proven experience with the full suite of Microsoft Office, including Microsoft Project, and the Clarity Software Application suite.
  • Demonstrates competency in Telecommunications technologies, networks and business processes.
  • Proven track record of leading multiple complex projects to successful completion.
  • Proven ability to communicate effectively at multiple levels: from team members to executive management.

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