CenturyLink Project Manager, Provisioning in Broomfield, Colorado
CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) at http://www.centurylink.com is a global communications and IT services company focused on connecting its customers to the power of the digital world. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, big data analytics, managed security services, hosting, cloud, and IT consulting services. The company provides broadband, voice, video, advanced data and managed network services over a robust 265,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 360,000-route-mile international transport network. Visit CenturyLink at http://www.centurylink.com/ for more information.
Responsible for managing all aspects of projects within Off-Net E911 and Voice ASR ordering. Provides leadership and direction on all Off-Net E911 and Voice projects or project tasks, ensures follow through from beginning to end of the ASR process; ensures overall progress of projects within ASR and Implementation; reviews with, and provides consultative advice to management on all Off-Net E911 and Voice project aspects to secure buy-in; monitor daily tasks and project assignments in progress, ensures ASR objectives are being met; provides management with status reports detailing status and time-lines throughout Off-Net E911 and Voice ASR's functional life-cycle; identifies project/process risks; creates and maintains reports to identify process gaps and improvement initiatives.
Responsible for the oversight of Implementation's Off-Net E911 and Voice ASR ordering.
Drives development of projects/process that support cost optimization with Implementation and Planning stakeholders.
Manages Vendor relationships to ensure its success of projects.
Designs, develops, implements and maintains business solutions around daily management reporting, executive level performance reporting, problem identification, etc.
Identifies and communicates project/process risks and ensures ASR's milestones and objectives are met.
Monitors reporting and metrics to measure and monitor performance against ASR's milestones.
Provides ad hoc support to teams or management by collecting, analyzing data and reporting results and develops actionable recommendations.
Participates in project meetings involving customers, partners, and cross-functional teams.
Responsible for reporting regular status updates to management and key project stakeholder's. Occasionally provides status to senior executives.
Skills and Experience
Knowledge of Off-Net ASR Processing and Vendor Management required
Responsible project management experience required
Strong knowledge of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint required, to include an intermediate knowledge of SharePoint
Ability to lead projects with successful results
Ability to work multiple efforts and projects in parallel
Strong general business acumen
Effective team leader and consensus builder
Experience with analyzing issues, distilling and communicating their relevant aspects
Experience defining and documenting processes, and driving continuous improvement to processes via process measurement/metrics
Bachelor's Degree or higher in Engineering, Technology or related field.
Minimum 3-5 years of project management.
Minimum 2 years' experience coordinating and/supporting business processes.
Experience with Agile and Scrum Development Methodology.
Business analysis experience required
Experience with Project Resource Management work preferred.
PMP (Project Management Professional) Certification or equivalent preferred no required
Experience running complex projects/programs from design and development to production deployment.
Defines and updates project plan and roadmap throughout the development lifecycle.
Plans and schedules project deliverables, goals, and milestones.
Creates strategies for risk mitigation and contingency planning.
Directs and oversees project delivery team and helps manage conflicts within group.
Provides input to team assessments and evaluations.
Efficiently identifies and solves project and program issues.
Demonstrates leadership when helping to define requirements, and identifying project and program risks.
Designs and maintain technical and project documentation.
Strong organizational, presentation, and customer service skills.
Alternate Location: US-Colorado-Broomfield
Requisition # : 182320
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