CenturyLink Senior Technical Project Manager in Broomfield, Colorado

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) at http://www.centurylink.com is a global communications and IT services company focused on connecting its customers to the power of the digital world. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, big data analytics, managed security services, hosting, cloud, and IT consulting services. The company provides broadband, voice, video, advanced data and managed network services over a robust 265,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 360,000-route-mile international transport network. Visit CenturyLink at http://www.centurylink.com/ for more information.

Job Summary

Responsible for the coordination, scheduling, status and delivery of internally initiated improvements and product-driven initiatives, and to proactively identify areas of risk related to scope, resource constraints, and process breakdowns. Will interface with internal teams to ensure project entrance and exit criteria are being met, to drive the prioritization of projects, and to ensure that resources are being utilized efficiently.

Job Description

  • Works with groups in the Field interfacing with Netbuild and acts as system SME, which includes managing and communicating new IT build rollouts

  • Supports and represents the Field on new product rollouts and provides impact assessments for IT and business owners

  • Works heavily to drive efficiencies in the Field that contribute to revenue and lower cost

  • Manages projects from beginning to end, including all documentation and communication with stakeholders, inter-team coordination and/or multi-discipline or multi-business unit coordination

  • Drives adhoc projects and data analysis activities in support of broader Business needs

  • Utilize appropriate project management tools, e.g., MS Project, Excel, etc.

  • Organizes and drives manager and other leadership calls and communications

  • Communicates regularly with executive leadership on project status’

Qualifications

Minimum:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent education and experience.

  • 5-7 years related experience and 1+ year previous supervisory / leadership experience preferred. 8+ years of related experience.

  • Extensive knowledge of Field-utilized workflow and inventory systems Preferred:

  • Lean/Six Sigma Certified

  • Kaizen Certified

  • PMP Certification or equivalent

  • Knowledge and development of Microsoft Sharepoint

  • Netbuild experience

Education

Alternate Location: US-Colorado-Broomfield; US-Oklahoma-Tulsa

Requisition # : 193855

This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at http://find.centurylink.jobs/testguides/

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Disclaimer

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