Telecom Field Project Manager of School Network and Datacenter Refresh

Telecom Field Project Manager of School Network and Datacenter Refresh

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Telecom Field Project Manager of School Network and Datacenter Refresh

Summary: TheTelecom Field Project Manager of School Network and Datacenter Refresh is a key contributor to the success of the New York City Department of Education program for CTI. TheTelecom Field Project Manager of School Network and Datacenter Refresh is a part of a dynamic team supporting the Information Technology initiatives and projects supporting over 1.1 million children across 1800 schools. The Telecom Field Project Manager of School Network and Datacenter Refreshcollaboratively supports parents, educators, school communities, and external stakeholders to improve student achievement and ensure that every child graduates from high school prepared for college, a career, and a future as a productive, critically thinking adult.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Prepare definition/scope/requirements.

Plan, direct, and manage the Data / telecom circuit migration project.

Communicate effectively including presenting complex technical matters to non-technical individuals.

Create and manage project plans and compile input from technical resources, management, and vendor to refine the project plan.

Establish and maintain effective working relationships with a diverse workforce, community, and other governmental agencies.

Assist in the development, planning, and implementation of new projects and technology in order to meet the overall strategic goals of the organization.

Conduct complex studies and surveys of management and methods in order to evaluate and recommend changes to existing projects and tasks to meet the compliance and policy objectives set forth by management.

Ensure that The Director of Enterprise Deployment & Implementation and other senior managers receive timely project status updates.

Represent the division at external meetings related to project coordination with internal resources as they apply to the delivery of technical services.

Hold standing meetings, produces agenda, meeting minutes and action items.

Document risks, issues and problems, update status and resolution to stakeholders and members of the project.

Update appropriates projects related documents and documents findings and prepare reports.

Create and distribute as needed project reports providing Status, risks, issues and other information needed by management and stakeholders.

Manage projects independently and prioritize work assignments accordingly.

Multi-task daily in a fast-paced environment.

Provide project updates to SQL/VBA database and pull reports from Telecom Deployment and Operations database as needed.

Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Must be able to read, understand and apply technical standards.

Understanding of network technologies such as MDF, IDF, Router, Servers, Switches, Wireless Access Points, Fiber and copper cabling.

Must be able to understand, interpret, relay and conduct technical network discussions

Proficiency in the following tools (Word and Excel)

Project Management Professional Certification (PMP) is desirable

Bachelor's Degree preferred.

Required to travel every day with in the five boroughs of NYC - No travel reimbursement.

Prefer candidates to provide their own laptop with Microsoft Office and a cell phone. 6+ years of field experience in the following:

Related voice/data network.

Demonstrated project management knowledge and experience in telecommunication and data industry.

5+ years of field project management in the following

Successful teamwork experience and demonstrated leadership abilities in telecom and educational industry.

Field project management of installation of IP telephone system with Mitel, NEC, etc.

Database management with updating and making edits to project management database (SQL/VBA Data Base).

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