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Project Manager
Ref No.: 18-04708
Location: Basking Ridge, New Jersey
Start Date: 08/15/2018
Your primary responsibility is leadership of a work group and/or development of broad programs or projects in support of organizational or area strategies; communicates and translates functional/operational goals into tram goals; manages implementation of policies and procedures. This position is responsible for the end-to-end project/program management rather than the application of expertise in a specialized functional field of knowledge although they may possess subject matter experience.

• Manage cross-functional project teams utilizing project management processes. Establish and monitor master project plans, acquisition and coordination of resources (people or systems, internal or external).
• Manage the project through the Software Development LifeCycle from requirements through implementation/delivery.
• Develop and maintain executive dashboards to reflect project performance.
• Report project status to Telecommunication executives and vendors involved in the projects.
• Lead cross functional teams, including Product Management, Network, Security and Legal to drive project progress and ensure compliance with Telecommunication standards.
• Responsible for vendor management, including liaison to sourcing and legal teams.
• Responsible for providing business operational support and for internal business projects and programs from inception through completion.
• Responsible for identifying and implementing processes to ensure standardization, control and governance throughout the project from initiation through closure.
• Exercises considerable judgment in developing methods, techniques & evaluation criteria for obtaining results.

You'll need to have:
• Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience.
• Six or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:
• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Business or Project Management related fields of study.
• MBA.
• 7 + years of total experience in Program/Project Management Area.
• Ability to resolve complex problems effectively.
• Ability to establish plans, monitor and report on program status, budgets, schedules.
• Capability to clearly and regularly communicate status, issues and risks to stakeholders.
• Solid ability to identify, develop and quantify any required corrective action plans.
• Ability to work accurately under time pressures; and ability to work independently in an environment with frequently changing business needs.
• Solid track record of achieving or exceeding targeted results.
• Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
• Advanced proficiency in creating presentation materials for executive review.
• Strong analytical and leadership skills.
• Advanced proficiency with MS Office suite.
• Advanced proficiency with Atlassian tools (Scrum Boards, Dashboards): Jira, Confluence, Stash.
• Advanced knowledge and implementation of project management tools and applications.
• Experienced in agile product and code development methodologies.
• Experience working with new technology or launching new products in consumer and enterprise markets.