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Enterprise Networking Offer Lifecycle Project Manager

Cisco Systems Inc.
San Jose, CA 95113
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What You'll Do

Are you creative and passionate about implementing innovative solutions and business models that drive business success and solve real operational problems? Do you have an eye for the details as well as for the big picture? Are you passionate about transforming operations and take pride in exceeding partner expectations? Then the Enterprise Networking Offer Enablement team offers an opportunity to bring that passion to an exciting role, leading and coordinating with multiple functions across Cisco to deliver new offers to the market.

As a Project Specialist, you will:

  • Provide program/project management to ensure operational readiness is achieved for new offers being enabled in the market
  • Evaluate solutions in light of operational impacts and influence solutions that improve the quality of operational delivery and customer experience
  • Solve challenging issues by defining and validating end-to-end operational processes
  • Collaborate with and influence cross-functional partner teams in solution definition, design and process execution
  • Proactively identify and manage risks and roadblocks effectively
  • Produce communications using a variety of media that are tailored to different audiences (stakeholders, senior management and cross-functional partners)
  • Add positive impact on the organization by driving metrics analysis, root cause and suggest corrective actions in the event of unfavorable deviations from target success criteria


Who Youll Work With

You will be part of a dynamic team that is transforming Cisco into a software-centric company through new offers, buying programs, and business capabilities. You will collaboratively work with our team and key business partners across Cisco to drive seamless integration and operationalization of groundbreaking new business models in cloud, security and software areas whilst ensuring a consistent customer and partner experience. Our team influences the execution design to ensure we are accelerating Ciscos ability to go-to-market with the offerings while achieving operational simplification and standardization.


Who You Are

Minimum Qualifications

  • BA/BS minimum in a Technical or Business degree
  • At least 2-3 years of hands-on project management experience in a highly cross-functional environment

The ideal candidate should:

  • Possess advanced skills in developing PowerPoint presentations to effectively articulate key messages
  • Be an excellent listener that can summarize discussions and synthesize key takeaways
  • Have excellent storytelling and verbal communication skills
  • Thorough understanding of business fundamentals and proven experience of leading cross-functional initiatives
  • Be extremely organized, pay attention to detail and work across boundaries to manage strategic projects
  • Have the ability to work with multiple leadership styles and be effective in ambiguous and unstructured situations
  • Work independently, be resourceful and a quick learner that is able to move fast and quickly adapt
  • Want to be part of the team and strive to make everyone better
  • Be creative, curious and love learning

Desired Skills

  • Understanding of Ciscos business, functional and operational processes
  • Deep understanding of Ciscos communications best practices
  • Proficiency in using productivity tools and Microsoft suite of products


Why Cisco

#WeAreCisco, where each person is unique, but we bring our talents to work as a team and make a difference. Heres how we do it.

We embrace digital and help our customers implement change in their digital businesses. Some may think were old (30 years strong!) and only about hardware, but were also a software company. And a security company. A blockchain company. An AI/Machine Learning company. We even invented an intuitive network that adapts, predicts, learns and protects. No other company can do what we do you cant put us in a box!

But Digital Transformation is an empty buzz phrase without a culture that allows for innovation, creativity, and yes, even failure (if you learn from it.)

Day to day, we focus on the give and take. We give our best, we give our egos a break, and we give of ourselves (because giving back is built into our DNA.) We take accountability, we take ambitious steps, and we take the difference to heart. Because without diversity of thought and a dedication to equality for all, there is no moving forward.

So, you have colorful hair? Dont care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? Thats cool.

Posted: 2020-01-24 Expires: 2020-02-24

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