Senior Project Manager - Federal

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CenturyLink
Broadband, Change Management, Consulting, Development, Genetic, HTTP, Lifecycle, Manager, Management, MS Office, PMP, Project, Project Management, Project Manager, Quality Assurance, Risk Management, Sales, Scheduling, Telecommunications, Video
Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract Independent, Contract W2, C2H Corp-To-Corp, C2H Independent, C2H W2
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Job Description


CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) is a global communications, hosting, cloud and IT services company enabling millions of customers to transform their businesses and their lives through innovative technology solutions. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, Big Data analytics and IT consulting, and operates more than 55 data centers in North America, Europe and Asia. The company provides broadband, voice, video, data and managed services over a robust 250,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 300,000-route-mile international transport network.

Job Overview :


The Sr. Project Manager (PM) is a key position in the CenturyLink Federal Program Management Organization. The Sr. Project Manager will be responsible for working with Federal Civilian Sales, responding to all proposal requirements. The Sr. Project Manager reports directly to the Manager – Federal Networx and Civilian Program Management.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Lead a cross functional matrixed team in the planning and execution of assigned Agency programs and projects.
  • Proposal support, project scheduling (MS Project), the coordination of operational support systems, ordering, inventory management, transition/ implementation performance reporting, budgeting/forecasting, training, and customer care.
  • Development and maintenance of all management plans to include: resource plans, quality assurance plans, risk management plans and any others identified as part of the contract's deliverables.
  • Preparing customer and high level management presentations
  • Lifecycle Management of Government Contracts
  • Financial Management of Government Programs
  • Assist at the ground level with the integration of services and billing from Qwest/CenturyLink’s portfolio of voice, data, hosting, cloud and managed services.
  • Direct liaison between the customer and CenturyLink Government Services (Contract Program Office, Pre-sales, Business Development, Planning and Execution, Project Management, Customer Relations, Billing and Contractual issues as part of Program Management) to fulfill all contractual obligations
  • Manage and implement complex Cloud, Hosting and Data installations to include both domestic and international services.
  • Ensure the timely and accurate delivery of all weekly, monthly, quarterly, semi-annual and annual contract transition deliverables.
  • Initiate change management reviews and contract modifications, and identify requirements for product and IT development.
  • Program Management reviews to include both customer and Senior Leadership within CenturyLink.


Minimum Qualifications:
  • 10+ years of Federal Telecommunications Program Management and customer liaison experience a must.
  • BA/BS in related field or equivalent experience; 10+ years of Project Management experience.
  • Experience managing and tracking project and program financials; an understanding of EVM is a must.
  • Proficient with tracking and managing all program financial data; profit/loss
  • Solid understanding of Managed Services, Data, Hosting and Cloud Technologies
  • 10+ years of Federal Transition and Implementation experience
  • Possesses and demonstrates strong, effective leadership skills.
  • Successful experience in the development of proposals for large scale programs.
  • Builds and maintains excellent customer relationships, especially with the contracting officer’s technical representative (COTR) and senior management.
  • Strong understanding of Government Contract vehicles
  • Proficient knowledge of MS Project and associated MS Office suites
  • Previous military experience preferred


Preferred Qualifications:
  • PMP/PMI/EVM certifications highly desirable.
  • Strong working knowledge CenturyLink Ordering and Provisioning processes a plus



 

Alternate Location: US-Virginia-Arlington

Requisition # : 127224

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Disclaimer

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Department: Engineering/IT Jobs


Company Information

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) is a global communications, hosting, cloud and IT services company enabling millions of customers to transform their businesses and their lives through innovative technology solutions. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, Big Data analytics and IT consulting, and operates more than 55 data centers in North America, Europe and Asia. The company provides broadband, voice, video, data and managed services over a robust 250,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 300,000-route-mile international transport network.
Dice Id : 10226217
Position Id : 127224-en_US

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