Network Project Manager in Bernards, NJ at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 11/8/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  874923

Apex Systems, the Nations Second Largest IT Staffing firm, is currently looking for a 5G Project Manager for a role with a leading Telecommunications provider. 

If interested: Please send an updated copy of your resume to slindsey@apexsystems.com with a phone number where you can be reached.

*Due to volume of applicants, only qualified candidates will be contacted

DESCRIPTION

- Managing the network deployment of 5G Ecosystems and Customer trials for incubation and research

- Managing internal and external partnership testing at various 5G trial locations

- Working across the organization to define opportunities to leverage and influence technology with respect to 5G

- Work with complex emerging technologies that can further the ecosystem and broad adoption of 5G/digital solutions.

 

The individual will work across network, enterprise and other product teams to lead and deliver key prototypes, trials and demos to advance the 5G and digital use cases. Responsibilities include managing and tracking visibility and communication across various internal and external partners including technology providers and other customer partners.

 

MUST HAVE SKILLS:

- Demonstrates strong leadership and communication skills and ability to communicate with employees at all levels of the organization.

- They should possess excellent interpersonal skills, project management skills, ability to influence and work effectively across other partner organizations.

- The position requires an individual with experience in wireless and wireline technologies.

- The position requires an understanding of network protocols and telecom wireless and wireline infrastructure and technologies.

- The candidate will be responsible for the project management of the implementation of the 5G solutions for each site and work with regional network and business partners for the success of the trials. The candidate will also project manage the testing and demo events at each site with both internal and external partners.

- The candidate will be developing key action plans, milestones and deliverables, keeping the team on task to work through solutions to support the strategy and 5G ecosystem trial plan.

- The ideal candidate will have the acumen to handle complex situations and multiple responsibilities. The position requires high engagement, ability to build collaboration and technical expertise.

- The candidate has to possess strong analytical skills, organizational skills and able to interpret data and provide recommendations to the leadership team to influence executive decisions with technical rationale and business acumen.

- The position requires an individual with experience in Project Management and Network Technology with wireless and wireline technologies.

- The individual will be expected to manage time, meetings, and professional communications; including documenting findings and make recommendations to directors and above. The person should be an effective communicator as the position is highly visible with Directors across the Technology team as well as customers and enterprises.

- The individual needs to be an independent worker who can self-manage with minimum supervision.

 

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS:

- Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.

- Six or more years of relevant work experience.

- Networking design experience in a cellular or telecommunications environment.

- PMP Certification

 

 

 

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