Lumen SR TECHNICAL PROJECT MANAGER in Boston, Massachusetts
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The Sr. Technical Project Manager will be responsible for the following: Lead complex programs, develop integrated program plans that take into account multiple project deliverables, and proactively identify critical impediments to meeting project objectives and coordinate projects and programs across multiple business groups to ensure timely delivery of objectives. This is a Work from Home opportunity.
The Main Responsibilities
Understand, evaluate and balance Lumen’s ability to deliver new products, services and technologies within budgetary and scheduling guidelines.
Support development of product build/model.
Effectively communicate program status, risks and issues to Leadership, and present options and recommendations for resolution.
Manage one or more complex programs that encompass multiple projects with separate yet interdependent deliverables, timelines and objectives.
Manage large scale, integrated program plans, and provide status and issues to executives and upper management.
Validate Planning scope and set accurate project milestones
Work with all project stakeholders to drive towards timely milestone completion
Provide timely updates on projects
Responsible for monthly project forecasting to align with company revenue targets
Single point of contact for all project updates and responsible for timely issue resolution and project completions
Responsible for training new peers; take a leadership role to develop and mentor other Project Managers to improve PM acumen
Identify and document any new process improvements
Provide program management of major initiatives and prepare executive level presentations or written reports
Serve as a subject matter expert and team resource in one or more areas to the benefit of the team
What We Look For in a Candidate
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business, Computer Science, Telecom, Finance, or related field
6+ years of experience in telephony or equivalent progressive Project Management in a technical environment.
PMI/PMP or equivalent Project Management certification
Expert knowledge of Microsoft Project Management software.
Experience with resource management including identification of gaps and recommendation of options to keep projects on time and within budget.
Knowledge of business and technology work processes and the ability to use this knowledge when consulting across organizations.
Excellent communications and presentation skills, including ability to summarize and concisely share key project information to all levels of the organization.
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities, set direction and solve problems in a fast paced environment.
Outstanding and proven program/project management skills.
Outstanding ability to develop a strategic and tactical plan from a concept.
Outstanding ability to develop an integrated, cross organizational program/project plan.
Strong ability to provide leadership/mentoring to other team members.
Proven ability to influence others and to build trusting relationships with clients and peers.
Requisition #: 289493
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