Enterprise Networking Practice Manager

MSN Communications   •  

Madison, WI

Industry: Media

  •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 151 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Responsibilities

• People: Manage, grow and mentor Team Leads and Consulting Engineer team(s) at various levels and disciplines, providing customer focused leadership. Evaluates staff needs, hiring and develops training budget and plans. Completes team performance reviews, responsible for compensation, coworker development planning and resolves any project staffing escalations.
• Customers: Accountable to deliver high customer satisfaction for OneNeck Advanced Services. Supports team to ensure projects are priced and scoped appropriately, that Statements of Work are of quality to enable high customer success and profitability. Ensures Advanced Services teams are prepared to deliver high quality consistently resulting in repeat services business with our customers. Escalation point for customer satisfaction issues or for vendor relationships issues related to Advanced Services.
• Financials: Accountable to manage teams and Team Leads to meet company revenue and profit goals for Advanced Services. Responsible for financial capacity planning, regional services billing, team budget planning, bill rate analysis and improving gross profit.
• Working with sales management, understand services pipeline, inspect and identify services opportunities using services to close business. Participate in sales meetings, communicate services availability and utilization. Develop staffing plans to meet closed sales, balancing financial responsibility.
• Collaborate with regional peers and architecture management to ensure team synergies, process improvements and compliance. Collaborate with regional managers to standardize company delivery methodologies, documentation and customer deliverables implementing any new standards or processes and monitor compliance. Collaborate with Managed Services team to ensure OneNeck Hybrid solutions can be delivered to our customers with high customer satisfaction and profitably.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree OR 4+ years of professional work experience.
  • 7+ years’ of technical management with customer service accountability (2 of these years delivering technical solutions in a customer facing environment).
  • 2+ years’ experience of supervisory, management, or leadership experience.
  • Proven technical knowledge of infrastructure and systems products from companies such as Cisco, EMC, Citrix, VMware, HP, Microsoft and F5
  • Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license, insurance, and have access to reliable transportation.

Other Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience in a leadership position with direct management and HRresponsibilities of a technical organization  
  • Experience with pre and/or post-sales support in a customer facing professional services organization with ability to deliver technical documentation such as high level designs and Statements of Work
  • Proven experience with driving Advanced Services business objectives such as customer satisfaction and financial goals to meet the company’s overall operating plan 
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Strong problem solving ability.
  • Proven experience in a role leveraging leadership qualities.
  • Familiarity with ITIL based framework in delivering IT services.

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