San Jose Metro Area, CA
Create project plans (scope, schedule, budget) and manage the project team s execution, identify project stakeholders and manage their expectations through the project lifecycle.
Partner with cross-functional project leads / managers to coordinate planning and manage dependencies.
Manage project issues / risks, facilitate escalations when needed to senior management, publish regular project status, own other project communications (eg: newsletters).
Run project meetings, represent the project team in broader cross-functional / senior management meetings when needed.
Hold the project team members accountable to deadlines and ensure high quality project deliverables.
Ensure launch readiness (eg: go/no-go decisions), coordinate post-launch monitoring, be a trusted advisor / expert for the project management team, contribute actively to improving project management practices.
BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience
At least 4 years of experience managing projects and using project management tools
Success working in a cross-functional, fast-paced environment and managing complex initiatives
Nice to Have Skills:
Experience with the telecommunications and / or technology sector
Experience with new product introduction
Successful track record of documenting current state processes, and facilitating cross-functional process re-design sessions for improved efficiency, reduced costs, risk mitigation, etc