Are you ready to join an inclusive work environment, contribute to our dynamic teams and "Seek and Achieve Excellence" in all you do? We are SBA Communications, (SBA) a leading independent owner and operator of wireless communications infrastructure across North, Central and South America. Our mission is to be our customers' first-choice provider of wireless infrastructure solutions.
As a member of our team, you will be inspired by our Guiding Principles; Integrity, Work Ethic, Ownership Mindset, Quality, Customer Service, Innovation and Collegiality. If you are challenged by the opportunity to stretch and grow yourself and your career, then SBA Communications can help you “Reach New Heights”.
Responsible for leading a variety of projects for SBA’s Domestic and International operations within the established standards and policies of the Project Management Team. Assigned projects work cross-functionally, across multiple systems and across a diverse geographic region. The incumbent must have considerable experience in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and demonstrate a high degree of project ownership and accountability.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Create process and workflow mapping, diagrams, use cases, wireframes, ROI's and other documents in support of projects.
Manage change requests for pre-release specifications.
Manage and coordinate all resources involved with the software implementation; including outside vendor relationships for design and development activities.
Maintain a strong and collaborative relationship with the business and IT.
Serve as a strong advocate of the new/enhanced process or solution.
Direct supervision of Business Analysts and Quality Assurance Specialist.
Lead issue oriented project meetings; mediate and resolve conflicts; and drive teams to success.
Issue written agendas in advance of meetings and timely distribution of minutes.
Follow-up on action items between team meetings and ensure accountability of team members.
Maintain SharePoint and other databases with project status and key project information.
Provide indirect supervision to the IT Project Management Team. Indirect supervision includes: providing continuing or individual assignments by indicating what is to be done, limitations, quality and quantity expected, deadlines and priorities. Assures work is technically accurate and in compliance with established procedures and timelines. The incumbent will manage the workload of the business systems analysts and quality assurance specialist working on projects, leading and mentoring the team.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience:
Minimum 5-7 years of project management experience in a technology organization or professional services company working implementing IT systems.
Experience in managing project implementations.
Experience working with business analysts, development and QA teams.
Excellent communication, organizational, interpersonal and writing skills.
Proven ability to multi-task and interact with a variety of stakeholders and business leaders.
Knowledge and experience with project management software and tools such as Visio, Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
Comprehensive knowledge in the use of project management methodologies and tools (Agile, ITIL).
Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures and/or governmental regulations. Ability to communicate effectively, whether orally or written.
Spanish or Portuguese is a plus.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, proportions, percentages, area and volume.
Ability to carry out instruction furnished in written, oral or diagram form.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
PMI Project Management and Business Analyst certifications preferred (PMP, PMI-ACP, PMI-PBA, CCBA).
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Ability to hear, understand and respond appropriately to verbal requests made in person and over the telephone.
Visual ability correctable to 20/20.
Sitting 75% of the day.
Ability to respond verbally in an understandable, professional manner in person and over the telephone.
Manual dexterity to input data into the computer.
Ability to stoop and bend.