Job Description

Job Title: Project Manager

Location: Fully Remote (Candidates residing in Texas strongly preferred)

Overview:

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Technical Project Manager to lead the roll-out of new hardware across a university campus in South Texas. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in the telecommunications industry, with specific expertise in infrastructure and hardware upgrades.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Project Planning and Management:

    • Develop and manage comprehensive project plans, outlining project tasks, timelines, and resource allocations.
    • Ensure all project milestones and deliverables are met on time and within budget.
  • Hardware and Infrastructure Roll-Out:

    • Oversee the deployment of new hardware across the university campus.
    • Coordinate the reconfiguration of circuits and the implementation of Wi-Fi upgrades.
    • Manage all technical aspects of the hardware roll-out, ensuring seamless integration with existing systems.
  • Budget and Resource Management:

    • Monitor and manage project budgets, ensuring optimal use of resources.
    • Prepare financial reports and forecasts as needed.
    • Allocate resources effectively, balancing workload and capacity to meet project goals.
  • Team Coordination and Leadership:

    • Lead and coordinate a team of technical professionals, providing clear direction and support.
    • Foster a collaborative work environment, encouraging team engagement and performance.
    • Ensure all team members understand their roles and responsibilities within the project.
  • Stakeholder Communication:

    • Serve as the primary point of contact for all project stakeholders, including university administrators and IT staff.
    • Provide regular updates on project progress, addressing any issues or risks promptly.
    • Facilitate meetings and communication between project team members and stakeholders.
  • Risk Management:

    • Identify potential risks and develop mitigation strategies.
    • Monitor project progress and proactively address any challenges that arise.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Project Management, Telecommunications, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Project Manager in the telecommunications industry, with a focus on infrastructure and hardware upgrades.
  • Demonstrated experience managing large-scale IT projects, particularly in educational settings.
  • Strong understanding of circuit and Wi-Fi technologies.
  • Excellent organizational and multitasking skills.
  • Exceptional communication and leadership abilities.
  • Proficiency in project management software and tools.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PMP (Project Management Professional) certification.
  • Experience working in a remote environment.
  • Familiarity with university or campus IT infrastructure.

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Job #:
27148660
Position Type:
Contract
Location:
Holland, TX
Flexibility:
Onsite

 
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