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Senior Project Manager

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The Senior Project Manager (Sr. PM) will work closely with the Business Transformation (BT)Units and the Portfolio Management to ensure successful execution and delivery of efforts in the BT funnel. The Sr PM will be responsible for a program of projects that are defined within the Business Transformational group. Sr. PM Manages programs/projects within an Agile project management methodology to ensure successful on time delivery according to specification. Identifies and engages necessary internal and external resources to support projects, programs and EPICs. Works closely with EPIC team members and Subject Matter experts to ensure deliverables follow Agile methodology. Sr PM looks for opportunities to improve existing processes and procedures to increase the efficiency of the organization. Ensures success factors are clearly documented and communicated for products / services for post launch assessment. Ensures that stories for the business are robust, complete, and functionally comprehensive. Tracks, reviews and drives activities to ensure progress is being accomplished toward specific project objectives. Prepares project/program reports for senior management.

• Leads BT projects that require working with large teams and management of multiple stakeholders
• Project manage services / platform developments
• Present updates to VP and Director levels
• Identify and successfully manage risks and issues
• Resolves resource conflicts
• Captures, communicates and works with team to resolve risks/issues. Escalates as needed.
• Provides information on project/ program health / metrics / status to EPIC stakeholders and leadership


Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree (Business/Finance or Technical field). MBA, MS preferred
• Agile, PMP certification or project management master degree preferred
• 5+ years program/project management experience required
• 5+ years of management experience
• Minimum 7 years wireless experience
• Demonstrated track record of accomplishments
• Strong knowledge of Program Management & Project Management practices
• Strong practical knowledge of Microsoft Project and MS Office
• Expert knowledge of Project management Institute skills
• Excellent communication skills (written and verbal). Capable of assimilating a broad range of project inputs, and clearly and distinctly communicate overall project status tailored to a variety of audiences, including executive management
• Demonstrated exceptional influence skills, and able to influence individuals across all functional organizations and at all levels.
• Highly collaborative, able to produce high quality result in high-pressure situations and a dynamic environment
• Demonstrated ability to work with Senior Executives and Project Team members to define and manage the scope, strategy, requirements and implementation of programs and projects
• Strong knowledge of Agile methodology
• Demonstrates sense of urgency and drives participation, to integrate people effectively into matrix teams, to work cross-functionally and across multiple levels of management, and to work issues/risk to successful resolution.

Desired Skills & Experience

• Excellent analytical / problem-solving skills
• Ability to self manage multiple projects simultaneously

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