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Telecom Program Manager- IoT/5G

  • Location: Atlanta, 30346
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Position: Telecom Program Manager - IoT/5G

Location: Remote

Duration: 12 Months

Our client, a global leader in the design and deployment of IoT solutions for a wide variety of industry verticals is seeking a Telecom Program Manager to drive program deliverables for various programs including IoT devices and 5G applications. The Telecom Program Manager is responsible for driving multiple programs from initiation through delivery; and is responsible for meeting the program requirements by applying program management skills, tools, and techniques to manage the program scope, quality, schedule, budget, resources, and risks.

Key Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Lead end to end, cross-functional delivery of program deliverables including driving inbound and outbound marketing campaigns
  • Deliver innovation project and engage third party innovation partners
  • Develop a detailed Project/Program Plan
  • Create and maintains detailed, end to end program plans across multiple teams
  • Coordinate delivery milestones and identify dependencies between customers, partners and internal business teams
  • Proactively drive program deliverables with a complete view to drive knowledge of scope, schedule, cost, program status (including risks, issues, jeopardies).
  • Continuously develops mutually beneficial strategic alliances internal and external to client.
  • Partner with multiple stakeholders (product management, architecture, legal, development, marketing, etc.) to ensure all deliverables are met on time and with quality
  • Facilitate program status calls
  • Manage and track program risks and issues to closure, communicating jeopardy status to senior leadership
  • Maintain accurate and timely program status records
  • Oversee, track and communicate all program costs and budgets

Required Skills:

  • 5+ years of relevant experience as Program Manager or Product Marketing Manager
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills including Excel and PowerPoint
  • Advanced problem-solving skills; Uses extensive research and interpretative thinking and innovative & creative methods to develop solutions.
  • Proficient in MS Project
  • Independence: Ability to drive program deliverables with little to no supervision

Desired Skills:

  • PMP or Similar Project Management Certifications
  • Previous program management experience with IoT devices and 4G/5G networks highly desired
  • Lean Six Sigma or similar process training
  • Previous experience working for a wireless telecom carrier
  • Previous Product Marketing experience
  • Experience with Sharepoint

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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