Network Project Manager


Chicago, IL

8 - 10 years

Posted 181 days ago

  by    Emily Russo

This job is no longer available.

We are looking for Network Project Manager for our client in ?Chicago, IL  

Job Title: Network Project Manager


Job Location: Chicago, IL    

Job Type: Contract ? 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

?US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time.?

Job Description:


  • Strong Project Management Fundamentals.
  • Experience in Data & Voice Network Implementation and Refresh.
  • Experience in Network Deployment at International locations.
  • Well versed in NetworkInfrastructure components.


Overall Purpose of the role:


  • To lead and drive projects of work that support the business and IT strategies - Supported by a
  • team of SMEs, you will manage multiple concurrent projects from inception to post implementation
  • and will undertake day to day management, resource planning and reporting through pro active
  • management - You will actively engage with project stakeholders and organise and attend steering
  • meetings.
  • Strong leadership and excellent communication are a must, as well as being able to manage
  • challenging stakeholders and sponsors at all levels of the business.
  • Manage and deliver ICT projects, including programmes or multiple projects, involving the
  • assessment, design, development and implementation of technical or service solutions as required
  • in line with ICT strategy.
  • Ensure that projects are delivered in line with requirements to agreed timescale, cost and quality
  • targets, identifying risks and issues and recommending/initiating remedial action as necessary.
  • Set-up, organise, manage, control and deliver your projects on time, within budget, and to the
  • right quality, in line with the Project Management methodology.
  • Plan and control projects, including monitoring, issue and risk management, change control &
  • contingency planning whilst maintaining the overall direction and integrity of the project
  • Produce weekly/monthly progress and status reports.
  • Produce & maintain project plans using Microsoft Project.
  • Agree, maintain and monitor project plans with customers

Required Qualifications/ Expertise:

  • 8-10 Years of experience in IT Transformation/DC migration Projects
  •  Previous experience in Global Data Network, Voice Network Refresh OR Upgrade Projects and
  • Programs is must.
  • Exposure and Understanding on Data / Voice Networks.
  • Experience working with MS Project
  • Expertise in the end to end delivery of successful projects
  • Proven track record and experience in all project life cycle phases
  • Demonstrable experience and/or formal project managementqualifications, tools, techniques
  • The ability to manage multiple work streams, conflicting priorities, differing reporting lines, multi-
  • site projects as well as scope change and risk
  • Excellent stakeholder, people management, coaching and leadership skills
  • Ability to grasp issues of a business nature and assess the technical impact and vice versa - Team
  • management experience
  • The ability to have a strong impact and influence key decisions
  • Excellent organisational, planning and time management skills
  • PMP
  • ITIL Certified.