Sr. IT Retail Wireless Program Manager

We CAN use the Contract ONLY SOW and bypass the assessment steps.  Can onboard in 2 weeks. THe candidate will still know its CTH though 

This was the role Leann McKenna was up for.  Look at her Back ground 

Sr. IT Retail Wireless Program Manager – Flexible Web Platform

Over the past 30 years, DISH has built a talented group of leaders and support teams at its corporate headquarters in Englewood, Colorado. As the company continues to develop, offering new products and services to an increasing customer base, it looks to recruit outstanding candidates capable of turning ideas and strategies into world-class results.

A Senior Program Manager for Retail Wireless Technology is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and delivery of Retail Wireless Technology projects, ensuring consistency with company strategy, commitments, and goals. 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the planning and implementation of the Retail Wireless Technology projects
  • Facilitate the definition of program scope, goals and deliverables  
  • Develop full scale Program plans working with various IT and Business teams  
  • Present and negotiate scope and  schedule with customers, senior management, and IT teams  
  • Assemble and coordinate Program staff and manage program resource allocation  
  • Plan and schedule program timelines and necessary weekly/daily or ad hoc meetings  
  • Identify, document, mitigate, resolve risks issues and update program RAID as things change and evolve  
  • Provide direction and support to Wireless program team and coordinate with Retail Wireless Program managers  
  • Constantly monitor and report on progress of the program to all stakeholders  
  • Implement and manage program changes and interventions to achieve program outputs  
  • Provide program evaluations and assessment of results throughout and post project deployment  

Experience:

  • 7+ years of Program Management experience – preferably in the delivery of Retail Wireless Systems Solutions
  • 10+ years in IT preferably delivering multi level architected solutions for retail customers, care agents and back end systems integrations
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, to interact effectively with IT management, software development and test teams, and infrastructure teams, and with business partners
  • Knowledge of both theoretical and practical aspects of program management  
  • Knowledge of technical hardware program management techniques and tools
  • Knowledge of working with Vendor SOWs, RFPs, and contracts  
  • Working knowledge of IT systems, Agile, and SDLC
  • Direct work experience in technical infrastructure and security program management capacity and vendor management  
  • Proven experience in people management, strategic planning, risk management, and change management  
  • Solid experience with GSuite, Visio, and MSProject 
  • Ability to communicate effectively with senior level executives. 
  • Strong negotiation/facilitation skills with an ability to gain consensus 
  • Ability to consult, facilitate and manage expectations with leadership, IT teams and  with customers
  • Ability to translate and communicate a customer's strategic opportunities into requirements for the technical teams 
  • Ability to facilitate solutions in a complex IT technology and business environment and able to adapt quickly to change.
  • Ability to manage customer expectations throughout the program implementation and delivery process.  
  • Ability to work on teams in a lead and participative capacity with many different and diverse stakeholders. 
  • Formal knowledge of Program management principles, processes, and tools
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems Management, Engineering, or related degree
  • PMP certification and Advanced Degree preferred

Desired Knowledge Areas:

  • MS Project Plan expertise essential
  • Data networking
  • Wireless systems (NSS, OSS, BSS integrations)
  • Enterprise software releases
  • AWS and Cloud Services

 

Senior Project Manager – Retail Wireless

(Replacement for Carlos Anaya who failed assessments)

Location: Dish HQ – Meridian 

Duration: 4 mo CTH 

Pay rate 75 hr 

Bill Rate $120/hr 

Salary: $125k (negotiable)

Start Date: Immediate

We are searching for a Senior Project Manager for Sling to be responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and delivery of Sling projects, ensuring consistency with company strategy, commitments, and goals. It is desired that this position eventually be converted to full-time employees. This position will work in the DGC office in Downtown Denver, on a rotational shift of on-site and remote in accordance with HR policy.

 

Role: Senior Project Manager- Retail Wireless Customer Applications 

Experience: · Minimum 7 years of Project Management experience preferably in technology with Telecom, Cable, Wireless

· Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Information Technology or a related discipline

· 10+ years preferably in delivering software solutions

· Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, to interact effectively with IT management, software development and test teams, and infrastructure teams, and with business partners

· Knowledge of both theoretical and practical aspects of program management

· Formal knowledge of Program management principles, processes, and tools

· Working knowledge of IT systems, Agile and SDLC

· Experience with GSuite, Visio, and MSProject

· PMP certification, CSM certification, and Advanced Degree preferred

· Strong facilitation skills with an ability to gain consensus

· Ability to work on teams in a lead and participative capacity with many different and diverse stakeholders
 

Duties:

  • Facilitate the definition of program scope, goals and deliverables
  • Develop full scale Program plans working with various IT and Business teams
  • Present and negotiate scope and schedule with customers, senior management, and IT teams
  • Assemble and coordinate Program staff and manage program resource allocation
  • Plan and schedule program timelines and necessary weekly/daily or ad hoc meetings
  • Identify, document, mitigate, resolve risks issues and update program RAID as things change and evolve
  • Provide direction and support to Sling and coordinate with Executive Program managers
  • Constantly monitor and report on progress of the program to all stakeholders
  • Implement and manage program changes and interventions to achieve program outputs
  • Provide program evaluations and assessment of results throughout and post project deployment

Project Manager – OSS/Inventory Management

Update: 7/21/20 : IT Side- Manage Projects with strong understanding of Inventory mgmt and how it affects customers. 
Mgmt of "Physical Assets"  and "Service Requirements".  They will make sure the network inventory is available to customers.  its in the realm of things like "Data vs Voice Network availability" 

OSS/Inventory Management: Lead the implementation of an Inventory Management system that collects operations data and synchronizes it with dynamic network information. This includes resources available, consumed, repository for service instances, 5G network slices, virtual and physical resources.

 

OSS/Inventory Management Project Manager to lead the implementation of an inventory management system that collects data and synchronizes it with dynamic network information. This includes resources available, consumed, repository for service instances, 5G network slices, virtual and physical resources.

 

Job Responsibilities:

Own the technical vision, direction, development, and delivery of a specific OSS domain within the end to end IT architecture.

  • Ensures the domain delivers the business functionality required by becoming the subject matter expert via hands on working experiencing within the domain.
  • Develop and evolve the specific domain strategy that aligns with the end to end architecture and the business objectives.
  • Continuous evaluation and recommendations of vendor solutions, technology capabilities, and industry trends.
  • Daily functional architecture duties such as analysis, design, functional requirements, and integration activities specific to the domain supported. • Primary business liaison to the user groups that will be utilizing and/or maintaining the domain in the production environment.
  • Influence, coach, and educate project teams, other teams, vendors, and business partners on the purpose, business functionality, and platform interactions/dependencies of the domain(s) supported.
  • Own key relationships both up and downstream of the domain to ensure alignment of domain purpose, requirements, and business functionality it needs to support.
  • Provide domain level expertise and direction to Project Managers, Business Liaisons, System Analysts, other Architects and Developers.
  • Engage across project teams, vendors and other stakeholders to ensure business projects and enabling technology are delivered in line with the domain supported. • Communicate technical decisions to non-technical audiences and build consensus around them.
  • Participate in conversations with various teams to brainstorm for new ideas and ways to improve domain capabilities and development delivery.

Experience / Qualifications:

  • Have 5+ years of hands on experience developing and/or supporting telecommunication OSS platforms (wireless experience a plus).
  • Knowledge of telecommunication industry best practices within the OSS domain and across the end to end architecture.
  • Consider yourself a great visual communicator and are able to create documents that describe systems, integrations, software functionality, and other key concepts using tools like Visio, Draw.io, etc.
  • Familiarity with public cloud offerings (AWS, GCP)

Program Manager – IT Security

Job Title: Senior Program Manager (Security)
# Positions: 1

 

Overview

Over the past 30 years, DISH has built a talented group of leaders and support teams at its corporate headquarters in Englewood, Colorado. As the company continues to develop, offering new products and services to an increasing customer base, it looks to recruit outstanding candidates capable of turning ideas and strategies into world-class results.

 

Job Description

A Senior Project Manager for Security is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of IT security projects, ensuring consistency with company strategy, commitments, and goals.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the planning and implementation of projects
  • Present and negotiate with customer, senior management, and IT teams
  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables
  • Define project tasks and resource requirements
  • Develop full scale project plans working with various teams
  • Assemble and coordinate project staff and manage project resource allocation
  • Plan and schedule project timelines and necessary weekly/daily or ad hoc meetings
  • Track project deliverables using appropriate tools
  • Provide direction and support to project team
  • Constantly monitor and report on progress of the project to all stakeholders
  • Present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions, and perform risk management
  • Implement and manage project changes and interventions to achieve project outputs
  • Provide project evaluations and assessment of results throughout and post project deployment

 

Experience:

  • 7+ years of Project Management experience
  • 5+ years in IT and Security; Security certifications, training, and NIST experience a plus
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, to interact effectively with IT management, software development and test teams, and infrastructure teams
  • Knowledge of both theoretical and practical aspects of project management
  • Knowledge of technical hardware project management techniques and tools
  • Working knowledge of IT systems and other infrastructure including hardware and software
  • Direct work experience in technical infrastructure and security project management capacity and vendor management
  • Proven experience in people management, strategic planning, risk management, and change management
  • Solid experience with GSuite, Visio, and MSProject
  • Ability to communicate effectively with senior level executives.
  • Strong negotiation/facilitation skills with an ability to gain consensus
  • Ability to consult with customers at a business level.
  • Ability to translate and communicate a customer's strategic opportunities into requirements for the technical teams
  • Excellent written and presentation skills and strong decision making skills
  • Ability to facilitate solutions in a complex IT technology and business environment and able to adapt quickly to change.
  • Ability to manage customer expectations throughout the project implementation and delivery process. 
  • Ability to work on teams in a lead and participative capacity with many different and diverse stakeholders.
  • Formal knowledge of project management principles, processes, and tools
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems Management, Engineering, or related degree
  • PMP certification and Advanced Degree preferred

Desired Knowledge Areas:

  • Microsoft Active Directory / Exchange email
  • UNIX servers, SQL servers, Windows servers and clients
  • NAS and SAN Storage
  • Data networking
  • Wireless systems
  • Enterprise software releases
  • AWS and Cloud Services
  • Security and enterprise monitoring systems and tools