Senior Project Manager - Federal

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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.


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 and the lifecycle management of selected assigned agencies. The Sr. Project Manager reports directly to the Manager – Federal Networx and Civilian Program Management.


 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Lifecycle Management of Government Programs
  • Financial Management of Government Programs
  • Lead a cross functional matrixed team in the planning and execution of assigned agency programs and projects
  • Manage and implement complex Cloud, Hosting and Data installations to include both domestic and international services
  • Successfully manage, communicate and report out progress to all project stakeholders
  • Support proposal, project scheduling (MS Project), the coordination of operational support systems, ordering, inventory management, transition/ implementation performance reporting, budgeting/forecasting, training, and customer care.
  • Develop and maintain management plans to include: communication plans, resource plans, quality assurance plans, risk management plans and any others identified as part of the contract's deliverables.
  • Assist at the ground level with the transition, integration of services and billing to CenturyLink’s portfolio of 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
  • Ensure the timely and accurate delivery contract transition deliverables
  • Initiate change management reviews and contract modifications
  • Identify and communicate customer requirements to Product and IT development teams
  • Conduct Program Management Reviews (PMR’s) to include both customer and Executive Leadership within CenturyLink.



 

Minimum Qualifications:
  • 10+ years of Federal Project Management experience a must
  • 10+ years of Federal Transition and Implementation experience
  • Working knowledge with regard to  transitioning/implementing Managed Services, Data, Hosting and Complex Cloud Technologies
  • Solid understanding of Cloud Services; IaaS, SaaS, PaaS, Dedicated Cloud, Hybrid Cloud, Public Cloud and associated managed services
  • 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
  • Possesses and demonstrates strong, effective leadership skills. 
  • Proven ability to manage large, complex issues
  • Demonstrated ability to evaluate risk and execute the appropriate mitigation strategies
  • Experience in the development of proposal responses
  • Ability to build and maintain strong customer relationships
  • Strong understanding of Government Contract vehicles (WITS, Networx, EIS, Connections II)
  • Proficient working knowledge of MS Project and associated MS Office suites
  • BA/BS in related field or equivalent experience
  • Previous military experience preferred


Preferred Qualifications:
  • PMP/EVM/ITIL/Six Sigma Certifications highly desirable
  • Strong working knowledge CenturyLink Ordering and Provisioning processes a plus



 

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Alternate Location: US-Virginia-Arlington

Requisition # : 128744

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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 : 128744-en_US

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