Deployment Planning Manager

Control   •  

New York, NY

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 423 days ago

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Intersection is revolutionizing the way information is shared in public spaces to ease and enrich people’s journeys through their cities and connect them to their communities. We connect brands with people where they are via relevant and impactful experiences, and we earn the trust of our partners through our shared mission, working together to build the foundation for a connected future.

As Deployment Planning Manager, you will be responsible for planning, design, deployment, and placement of street furniture within cities and the communications networks that support them. Manage a team of planners to solve industry challenges while performing regional and site level geospatial analysis to support deployment and operations of multiple Intersection products across multiple markets. Full lifecycle responsibility from creation to execution with direct oversight and guidance of the team.

In this role, you will accomplish:

  • Assess and develop technical requirements and make recommendations that become the plan of record used by cross-functional teams for implementation and evolution of products and services
  • Develop requirements based on the assessment of business needs, technical capability and availability timeline for new and existing cities and opportunities. Manage all aspects to produce a complete, coherent deployment plan.
  • Must obtain agreement along all internal and external stakeholders, resolve project conflicts and potential roadblocks, and manage execution of plans
  • Serve as main deployment point of contact for partners and outside agencies, particularly civil and infrastructure partners as well as internal staff such as Product
  • Complete business and technical case analysis to identify viable solutions, perform financial assessments, and recommend appropriate course of action to meet business needs at optimal cost
  • Utilize GIS technologies to perform spatial analyses to create and update maps to evaluate operations, infrastructure, land use, and business opportunities
  • Upload & maintain data in collaborative databases and project management tools supporting deployment & other teams
  • Quickly communicating issues to leadership to resolve issues
  • Work independently to quickly grasp detailed component level understanding of various network elements and system deployment
  • Develop planning documentation
  • Provide leadership to the planning team by managing, coordinating and developing staff

What we are looking for:

  • 10 years experience urban planning, designing and building telecommunication networks
  • BS in engineering, computer science, urban planning or related field
  • Highly motivated, self-starter able to work independently and collaboratively within a diverse team with minimal guidance from management
  • Ability to maintain multiple projects and priorities at once and effectively finish projects in a timely manner
  • Strong analytical/ quantitative skills and versed in a data-driven approach to problem-solving
  • Confident, proactive and flexible, able to identify critical tasks and milestones and to make progress on multiple simultaneous tasks
  • Proficient in Excel, GIS, SQL, CAD experience a plus
  • Knowledge of IT systems and operational methods
  • Demonstrate advanced abilities to lead team and mentor
  • Multi-tasking ability (prioritize, organize, and schedule work)
  • Strong communication skills (written, verbal and partner management)
  • Intermediate knowledge of project management principles, practices, techniques, and tools