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Technical Project Manager

  • Location: Broomfield, Colorado, 80021
  • Salary: 46.67
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 25 days ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Position: Technical Project Manager
Location: Broomfield, CO 80021
Term: 12 Months Contract


Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
 
  • Develops project plans that integrate the schedules of functional groups to provide a time-based, realistic expectation for a given project to successfully complete
  • Communicates regularly with the project team and stake holders through scheduled meetings, individual conversations, email correspondence, instant messaging, collaboration websites, and distribution of timely meeting minutes
  • Updates team and company systems such as NNSTT, CCM, eFlow, and Metasolv, etc., as necessary to provide current status
  • Aligns groups toward a common goal and empowers them by providing status and information that enable them to be successful in delivering project objectives
  • May prepare, assist with, or give executive briefings for senior leadership on high visibility projects or programs
  • Tracks and manages action items and holds responsible individuals or groups accountable for deliverables
  • Incorporates action items into project schedule to ensure deliverables are met on time
  • Takes a proactive approach to each project to identify and understand risks and engage appropriate support before risks negatively affect the project deliverable (for example, impacts to scope, schedule or cost.)
  • Develops risk mitigation plans as necessary to mitigate risk during the project
  • Read and understand the technical Scope(s) of Work issued by Network Planning and the related Engineering Design Packages to grasp the architecture, topology, and technology involved in the project
  • Understand and identify up front, with the aid of the project team, dependencies and interactions that must be managed for successful on-time completion
  • Work with project teams to develop alternative solutions when necessary, identify early on when expedited activity is required, and drive true escalations if needed to keep projects on plan
  • Embraces the responsibility to make their project teams successful and accountable
  • Builds the relationships necessary to foster near term and long term success
  • Openly and regularly recognizes team members for their contributions and successes and thanks those that go above and beyond to meet difficult objectives
  • May assist in defining Key Performance Indicators (KPI's), developing processes, policies and procedures, or assisting with peer training or mentoring

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
 
  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field and/or 2 or more years of telecommunications, engineering, or technical project management experience
  • Must be proficient with program, project, and quality management methodologies
  • Demonstrated ability to perform simple to moderate process and analytical analysis
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Strong working knowledge of MS Project, SureTrak or equivalent project management software
  • Formal project management training through an accredited project management education provider
  • Certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP) through the Project Management Institute (PMI) or a similar certification

If this sounds like the perfect fit, Apply Today!