$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)
The Network Services Project Manager III is responsible for leading multiple concurrent projects to completion and follows project management methodology to initiate, plan, execute, control and close out projects. Project responsibilities include reviewing project requirement, design documents, business validation and post-launch support. Plan, coordinate, implement, and finalize projects according to the specifications and deadlines while keeping the project within budget. Manage projects from the planning stage through implementation, testing, reporting and project closure.
The Project Manager will manage a wide variety of engineering projects related to the company's Cloud Services Infrastructure. Projects will involve all engineering disciplines involved in the deployment of a commercial cloud platform, including facility construction, equipment installations, virtualization platforms and parts of the OSS/BSS stack.
Essential Duties of a Project Manager:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
This is an intermediate level position requiring the ability to perform complex and diverse duties under deadlines and operating constraints. Capable of performing the role of "Project Manager" for large projects. Requires ability to perform development and implementation of projects, programs, and procedures of general organizational impact. Must have the experience to provide functional/technical guidance to lower level staff while fostering teamwork within area of responsibility.
Physical Requirements: Primarily sedentary office work with some travel to company locations where indoor and outdoor work may be required. Physical effort may include stooping, kneeling, touching, feeling, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grasping, talking, hearing, using hand tools and repetitive motions. Clarity of vision to see near, mid-range, and color. Ability to lift and carry up to 20 lbs.
Working Conditions: Majority of work is performed in Anchorage with projects both in and out of town. Position requires travel to remote locations (which may include traveling in small aircraft) in Alaska for site surveys, meetings and contract management/inspection purposes. The company and its subsidiaries operate in a 24/7 environment providing critical services to Alaskans and may need to respond to public health and safety matters or other business emergencies. Due to business needs employees may be contacted outside of the normal business hours to respond to the immediate emergency. You will be requested to provide an emergency after hours contact numbers.
Drug Testing: Participation in a DOT or non-DOT drug and alcohol testing program may be required to satisfy conditions of a contract or proposed contract with a business partner or client. This includes: pre-employment, random, reasonable suspicion, post-accident, return to duty, and follow-up testing.
Scope of Position - Network Services:
Manage a wide variety of Engineering projects related to GCI's telephony and Internet networks. Projects may involve all engineering disciplines include electronics equipment installations, remote shelter installations, facility construction, antenna installations, and air handling equipment installs.
Experience to include project management, developing project budgets and schedules is required; experience in the telecommunications industry is preferred. Logistical and procurement experience is highly desirable. A combination of relevant exempt experience and/or education sufficient to perform the duties may substitute for the degree on a year for year basis.
EEO: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or another characteristic protected by law.
Valid Through: 2019-11-4