Project Manager (1214680)

  • Location:
    Boxborough, Massachusetts, US
  • Additional Location(s)
    Boston, MA
  • Area of Interest
    Project or Program Management
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id


What You'll Do

  • Manages customer facing projects
  • Creation of a project WBS, schedule and plan with financial, resource and material requirements
  • Creation of high performing project team (resource selection, induction and team building)
  • Leadership of Project Team members including project engineers, vendors, partners and subcontractors
  • Owns the project from start to completion including the resolution
  • Manages scope of project by application of Project Change Management
  • Dedicated management of project issues and risks
  • Management of key external and internal partners
  • Accountable for the Project Budget (Cost/margin performance)
  • Management of Revenue recognition in line with committed dates
  • Management of agreed project schedule to ensure all key landmarks, revenue recognition and project completion dates are achieved
  • Responsible for the quality and customer acceptance of all project deliverables
  • Management of customer Project Manager and partners to ensure project objectives are achieved
  • Management of and compliance with H&S legislation and customer/project specific requirements
  • Maintains customer happiness score of 4.5 or higher
  • Management of the handover to the support environment (Customer and Cisco) and knowledge transfer process
  • Compliance with all Regulatory, Cisco and Advances Services Policies, processes and business rules
  • Application of industry and Cisco Project Management standard methodologies
  • Collection and creation of lessons learnt reports for all projects

Who You’ll Work With

  • Manages medium to large, or multiple small customer deployments with clearly defined objectives
  • Projects utilize existing or new Cisco technologies, multiple third party vendors and cross multiple functions, have high organization transparency and may include multiple locations or Regions
  • Manages multiple critical tasks in tight time frames

Who You Are

  • Project Management core tools and techniques
  • Ability to build and lead project teams
  • Project plan and schedule creation
  • Creation of accurate effort/cost estimates
  • Ability to balance multiple complex and critical tasks
  • Advanced negotiation, communication and presentation skills
  • Major account experience
  • Partner services delivery model experience
  • Ability to lead multiple project managers in the delivery cycle
  • Familiar with the Cisco organization goals, vision, policies and processes
  • Min 10 years experience handling full life cycle IT or network implementation in a clearly defined Project Management role
  • Basic knowledge of routing, routing protocols, switching, internet and general network architecture
  • Leadership skills and experience working with large project teams and strategic account teams
  • Fluent English language skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in Primavera, MS suite
  • BS/BA degree or similar
  • Formal project management qualification ideally PMI PMP or equivalent

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their unique talents to work as a team and make a difference. 
Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.
• We connect everything – people, process, data and things – and we use those connections to change our world for the better.
• We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more – from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.
• We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.
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Why Cisco

The Internet of Everything is a phenomenon driving new opportunities for Cisco and it's transforming our customers' businesses worldwide. We are pioneers and have been since the early days of connectivity. Today, we are forming teams that are rapidly growing our technology solutions in the mobile, cloud, security and IT spaces, including software and consulting services. As Cisco delivers the network that powers the Internet, we are connecting the unconnected. Envision crafting unique disruption. Your groundbreaking ideas will alter everything from retail, healthcare, and entertainment, to public and private sectors, and far beyond. Collaborate with like-minded innovators in a fun and flexible culture that has earned Cisco global recognition as a phenomenal Place To Work. With roughly 10 billion connected things in the world now and over 50 billion estimated in the future, your career has exponential possibilities at Cisco.


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