austinmanager | Network Project Manager in Houston, TX

Network Project Manager

  • IBM
  • 4900 Center St
  • Houston, TX 77007
  • Full-Time
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**Job Description**

The Network Project Manager will be a Delivery Project Manager responsible for managing Project Based Services network engagements Candidate must have proven track record in project management and governance (delivery mgt., financial mgt., project planning, communication mgt.) of network design and deploy projects.

The Network PM will be responsible for managing the end to end project and associated milestones, success and acceptance criteria for network implementation projects. Ideal candidate will have experience managing projects that span various network technologies (VoiP, SD WAN, Security, cloud integration), carrier circuit technologies (Internet, broadband, fiber, MPLS, etc) across multiple suppliers (Cisco, Juniper, Fortinet, etc.).

Must be able to manage independently and manage multiple teams / vendors/workstreams / dependencies / schedules to achieve defined outcomes.

Key Skills



+ Program and Project Management Tools and Methodologies



+ Standard transition and deployment methodologies and automation for network deployment



+ Knowledge and experience with major network technology providers, solutions and technologies (SD WAN, Cloud, Voice as a Service, Automation, Security / Firewall, etc.)



+ Perform delivery oversight to ensure contract milestones, SLA and scope are attained for all projects



+ Client relationship and communication management



+ Vendor management to coordinate timeline, dependencies, client requirements, and costs



+ Delivery oversight to ensure contract milestones, SLA and scope are attained for all contracts.



+ Management of global / remote teams, Client Relationship and governance.



+ Financial Management to project budget



**Required Technical and Professional Expertise**



Required Education Bachelors Degree

Travel: Up to 50%



+ 3 + Years Program and Project Management Tools and Methodologies



+ 2+ Years experience with major network technology providers, solutions and technologies (SD WAN, Cloud, Voice as a Service, Automation, Security / Firewall, etc.)



**Preferred Tech and Prof Experience**



+ PMP Certification, IBM PE/DPE certification a plus



**EO Statement**

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.
Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task


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