Collaboration Project Manager in Durham, NC at GDH

Date Posted: 11/8/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

.bd_title { font-weight: bold; } GDH Consulting is seeking candidates for a Project Manager position located in RTP, NC.  Non-standard working hours are required (nights and weekend included).

Responsibilities

•        Prepare, Plan, and Deliver using project management methodologies across the entire project lifecycle, from pre-sales engagement, to project delivery, through contract closure

•        Requirements Gathering

•        Work with Engineers & customer to document project requirements

•        Define and collect technical data points required for Project success

•        Cost Estimation and Project Planning

•        Develop Work Breakdown Structure to define effort level and amounts to complete project efforts

•        Work with Engineers to establish critical path

•        Document Project Assumptions and Risk

•        Draw up quote to be provided as a cost estimate to Customer

•        Implementation Support

•        Lead/Support implementation cutovers

•        Define and follow escalation plans

•        Document issues and lessons to be learned

•        Communicate project status

•        Work to coordinate multiple teams to deliver successful project changes

•        Project Financials Setup, Tracking, and Closure

•        Establishing initial Project Budgets

•        Perform Revenue & Cost Forecasting

•        Track Financial Health of Project

•        Invoice customer for work completed

•        Follow Business Policy throughout lifecycle to project closure

•        Deliver Projects in accordance with ISO 9000 Policy

Required Experience & Skill Set

•        Minimum 3 Years’ experience working with Large Enterprise Size Customers to implement Voice/Data Networking Technology Projects

•        Strong MS Excel Skills: Simple math, Formulas, pivot tables, V Lookups, etc.

•        5 - 8 years’ Experience using MS Project to setup and deliver projects

•        Significant ability to communicate with Business terms and Technical Vocabulary

Preferred Experience & Skill Set

•        Certifications: PMP(or Prince), ITIL, CCNA, MCSE (In order of Preference)

•        5 - 8 Years’ experience working with Telecommunications Projects