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Agile Program Manager (Mobility)

Cisco Systems Inc.
Denver, CO 80204
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Who You'll Work With

Every day we connect people to the network and make it come to life. Whether it's using e-learning to educate students far from city centers or downloading the entire Library of Congress in seconds, our networking technology has not only revolutionized the way people do things, but who they are. People are more informed, more efficient, and more involved. With all forms of communications converging onto the network, Cisco is entering an exciting new era. The concept of the network as the platform for redefining life's experiences is no longer a possibility, it is quickly becoming a reality, and Cisco is leading the experience.

What You'll Do

The Project Manager is responsible for leading and managing the end-to-end project encompassing the entire deliver service lifecycle (Initiate, plan, execute, supervise & control and close).

  • Manages customer facing projects with Cisco technologies, multiple third-party vendors and cross multiple functions
  • Projects will have high organization visibility and may include multiple locations or Regions.
  • Creation of a project schedule and plan with financial, resource and material requirements.
  • Coordinates project staff including project engineers, vendors, partners and subcontractors.
  • Manages the project from start to completion including the resolution of project issues.
  • Accountable for the Project Budget, Revenue forecasting, and subcontractor POs.
  • Presents service business value to customers for new or existing business

Who Are You

You have effectively lead challenging demands from internal and external stakeholders while still able to deliver successful projects in-scope and within budget. The candidate will drive focus on the tactical activities but can also see the overall strategic objectives of the customer and how it fits into the larger business picture.

You have outstanding communications skills with strong capabilities in project management to drive team members to success. A driving personality with a proficiency to adapt to different customer dynamics (i.e., personalities, priorities, working environments, etc.) is a must. Additionally, the position will require a resource that is capable of grasping Cisco technologies and solutions, as well as an ability to effectively lead projects, timelines, budgets, and resources to support those Cisco technologies and solutions.

The candidate has vast experience in presenting to key stakeholders, understanding business challenges, and developing solutions and leading successful delivery teams to achieve business objectives. Consulting experience and capabilities are highly sought after. Capabilities include:

  • Typically requires BS/BA degree or equivalent plus 4-5 years related experience in networking / telecom industry
  • 4-5 years leading LAN and/or WAN network implementation and support PLUS 2-3 years in a clearly defined Project Management role.
  • Has completed PMP and CSM certification courses and is experienced in using each in their execution of projects. (PMP Certification, CSM Certification)
  • Project Management experience in the deployment of groundbreaking technologies in a sophisticated commercial environment.
  • Has basic knowledge of routing, routing protocols, switching, internet and general network architecture.
  • Has leadership skills and experience working with large project teams and strategic account teams.
  • Has a working knowledge of the sales process including risk assessment and prioritization
  • Has a working understanding of the legal issues with contracts
  • PM must be an Expert in the use of JIRA for project execution
  • Must have proven Agile/SRE Project delivery background
  • Experience leading an immature customer in the execution of new technology and delivery execution processes (Agile).
  • Mobility technology experience (LTE, 5G).
  • Experience delivering projects with a cable provider
  • Experience managing complex projects that include development and deployment of 5G solution.

#WeAreCisco, where each person is unique, but we bring our talents to work as a team and make a difference powering an inclusive future for all.

We embrace digital, and help our customers implement change in their digital businesses. Some may think were old (36 years strong) and only about hardware, but were also a software company. And a security 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, give our egos a break, and give of ourselves (because giving back is built into our DNA.) We take accountability, results-oriented steps, and take 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. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Passion for technology and world changing? Be you, with us!

Posted: 2021-03-17 Expires: 2021-08-30
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