Project Manager - Data Center Fiber Optic Construction
As a highly
motivated Project Manager focused on Data Center Fiber Optic Construction, you
will leverage your experience and technical expertise to lead complex projects
with numerous cross-functional teams. You plan requirements with internal
customers and external partners to usher projects through the entire project
lifecycle. This includes working with customers to develop project scopes,
managing project schedules, identifying risks and clearly communicating goals
to project stakeholders. Your project teams can span offices, time zones and
hemispheres, and it's your job to keep all the stakeholders coordinated and
informed on the project's progress and schedule.
Skills and Requirements:
project/program management experience with fiber optic systems and low voltage
telecom/security, preferably in the data center environment
- Experience reviewing
construction documents for technical accuracy and feasibility
- Demonstrated ability
to work with and lead internal/external cross-functional and partner teams to
develop scope, project plan, budgets, and schedules
experience in delivering large-scale projects on-time, on/under budget, with a
clear emphasis on safety and quality
- Experience managing vendor
relationships and understanding of standard practices in the design and
construction industry, including knowledge of fast track design build processes
and associated documents and contracts.
- Demonstrated skills in
requirements gathering, resource organization, task prioritization, scheduling
and achieving objectives on schedule within budget.
- Experience in developing requests
for proposal (RFPs), scheduling projects, cost engineering, budgeting and
forecasting costs, reporting project status and costs, procurement and in
negotiating with contractors and vendors.
- In-depth knowledge of fiber optic
testing standards and equipment
- Other duties as assigned.
No formal supervisory responsibilities in this position. Provides informal assistance such as technical guidance, and/or training to coworkers. May lead project teams and/or plan, and supervise assignments of lower level employees.
Manages 3rd party project delivery resources/team. Responsible for identifying training needs, tracking performance, coaching, and motivating team members.
perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform
each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are
representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree (BA/BS/BEng/BArch) from College or University in a technical area of study.
Minimum four years of related fiber optic experience and/or training.
CERTIFICATES and/or LICENSES
PMP (US and/or Canada) and LEED AP preferred.
written and verbal communication skills. Strong organizational and
analytical skills. Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and
courteous service to customers. Ability to effectively present
advanced knowledge of financial terms and principles. Ability to
calculate intermediate figures such as percentages, discounts, and
commissions. Conducts advanced financial analysis.
to comprehend, analyze, and interpret complex documents. Ability to
solve problems involving several options in situations. Requires
advanced analytical and quantitative skills.
OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIES
skills with Microsoft Office Suite. Ability to read and understand
architectural drawings. Knowledge in MS Project, leases, contracts, and
SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY
made with thorough understanding of procedures, company policies, and
business practices to achieve general results and deadlines. Responsible
for setting work unit and/or project deadlines. Errors in judgment may
cause short-term impact to department.
Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer
Women/Minorities/Persons with Disabilities/US Veterans
Location/Region: Moncks Corner, SC