Project Manager - III in Richardson, TX at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 4/27/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Up to 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    4/27/2018

Job Description

Job #:  843894

Job Title: Project Manager Location: Richardson, TX Contract: 12+ months 
  • Responsible for managing projects supporting One Fiber, Building Access Requests (BARs), Local and LD Capacity Creation Request (CCRs), to include Network Program initiatives and First Office Applications (FOA) projects when applicable.
  • Drive projects and programs to achieve targeted and measured business goals and key objectives.
  • Coordinate and schedule resources across multiple organizations to align project requirements with business goals and objectives.
  • Identify, monitor, report and escalate project-related issues to achieve timely resolution.
  • Develop and implement corrective action plans to mitigate impact to project schedules and overall business objectives.
  • Utilize project tracking tools and systems to accurately document milestones completions, project issues, corrective action plans, project jeopardies, and overall project completions.
  • Maintain excellent communication with Functional Team Members and Direct Management to ensure early identification of issues a timely reporting of status

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent and 4-5 years project management experience.
  • Must be a self-starter with strong organizational skills and able to exercise sound judgment and make independent decisions based on policies, practices and project requirements.
  • Must be highly organized and able to manage multiple, often conflicting priorities to successful completion.
  • Strong technical and project management capabilities as well as excellent PC and software application skills including Windows and MS Office needed.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills for inter-organization communications are a must.
  • PMP certification preferred.
  • Engineering, Planning, and/or Operations knowledge, especially with Long-Haul Telecommunications Networks, is a big plus.
  • Experience with SRM/SAP as well as expense and/or capital budgets is highly desired.