We are seeking a Delivery Manager experienced in managing the implementation of a wide range of Network deployment projects. These could include expanding the companies network to underserved areas or modernizing the existing cable plant for next generation technology to support strategic Business and Capital Build Programs.
Reporting to the Network Implementation Manager, you will play a key role in managing the entire project life cycle taking projects/programs from inception to final implementation and closure. You will be accountable for delivering Implementation projects/programs within scope, on schedule, on budget, at the expected quality, and in alignment with the PMO’s methodologies and guidelines.
•Manage the successful execution of large, complex, cross functional projects/programs simultaneously, on-time, within scope, on budget, in a fluid fast-paced environment.
•Direct the implementation planning, execution and closure of projects dealing with the expansion or enhancement of the Wireline Access Network.
•Based on the project requirements, identify & govern overall scope, deliverables, and interdependencies to deliver on the project objectives and in-service targets.
•Expertly manage project cost estimating, budgeting, and control activities to meet budgetary objectives
•Build strong collaborative relationships with project across companies’ departments sponsors, business, IT and Network stakeholders, to successfully deliver project milestones
•Proactively monitor, track and control project outcomes by mitigating risks and resolving issues to ensure overall business readiness of the solution
•Proactive vendor management to deliver based on contracted goods and/or services, to meet project requirements and timelines
•Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress of all tasks, spend, dependencies and deliverables in compliance with the companies Technology/Engineering specifications and Statements of Work
•Set and manage project expectations while maintaining accountabilities with Demand Management, Development, Quality Assurance teams and others, to ensure deliverables are met
•Create and maintain comprehensive documentation including Project Charter, Project Plan, Issue and Action Log, Risk Management Plan and Status reports to the sponsor, project team and senior management as required
•Schedule regular Project status review meetings and Steering committee meetings with the sponsor, management and required project stakeholders
•Manage and oversee release activities to successfully deploy application changes into production with quality
•Work creatively, collaboratively, and analytically in a problem-solving environment demonstrating teamwork, innovation and delivery excellence.
•3-5 years either with project management or telecommunications experience delivering large, complex projects
•Advanced skills in MS Office suite, SharePoint, BI tools and highly proficient in MS Project
•Experience in the project delivery of advanced technologies including wireline FTTX, capacity augmentation as well as hybrid fibre coaxial networks
•Strong project financial forecasting and cost management
•Strategic thinker who can make decisions and plan, develop, and implement innovative solutions
•Must possess strong negotiation, communication and Business writing skills
•Ability to effectively communicate project scope, cost, schedule to senior and C-level leadership team
•A highly motivated individual with strong leadership, organizational, analytical, troubleshooting and conflict resolution skills
•Experienced in managing the implementation of a wide range of Network deployment projects (these could include expanding the Companies network to underserved areas or modernizing the existing cable plant for next generation technology to support strategic Business and Capital Build Programs)
NICE TO HAVE:
•Post-Secondary degree in Business, Engineering or related technical discipline would be considered an asset
•PMP certification is an asset