CenturyLink Technical Project Manager II - Federal in DENVER, Colorado
CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) is the second largest U.S. communications provider to global enterprise customers. With customers in more than 60 countries and an intense focus on the customer experience, CenturyLink strives to be the world’s best networking company by solving customers’ increased demand for reliable and secure connections. The company also serves as its customers’ trusted partner, helping them manage increased network and IT complexity and providing managed network and cyber security solutions that help protect their business.
This position reports to the Engineering Supervisor. The Technical Project Manager sets milestones for each project and coordinates efforts between teams, both internal and external, in order to effectively and efficiently deliver projects according to plan. The Technical PM will assist with technical proposals, engineering processes, and documentation control.
The Main Responsibilities
Manages assigned projects related to our Lab and Field Engineering environments.
Serves as a project manager in assigned projects from inception to completion including, but not limited to the following: research, conceptualization, feasibility assessment, design, proposal, lab testing, implementation planning, procurement, documentation, and transition to the operational environment
Interfaces with team members and vendors/suppliers to ensure, but not limited to the following: support, scheduling, milestone achievement, development processes and goals, assist in procurement of specialized equipment, equipment tracking, related services and agreements, purchase orders, and specific procedures support for implementation
Collaboratively adapts existing and develop new project plans, processes and communication standards for the engineering teams
Manages the formulation and ongoing tracking of each assigned project.
Assists with the development of reports and presentations
Proactively manage program material inventory, tools, and related material tracking database
Identify changes in project scope and associated risk, develop contingency plans as needed
Inventory Control/Asset Management
Other duties as assigned
This is not a supervisory or personnel management position
What We Look For in a Candidate
PMP certification is a plus or certification within one year
Project management experience
Proficient use of Microsoft Office Applications
Development of Microsoft SharePoint
Knowledge of SAP
Excellent communication skills
Experience working with vendors/supplier is a plus
A high level of technical writing ability is required
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent education and 3-5 years of related experience
US Citizenship Required
Alternate Location: US-Colorado-Denver
Requisition #: 226651
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