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Senior Project Manager

Altice USA, Plano, TX

One of the largest broadband communications and video services providers in the United States

Duration: Full-Time


We are Altice USA; a family of businesses that includes Optimum, Optimum Mobile, Optimum Business, A4 advertising, Cheddar, and News12. Our common goal is connecting our customers to friends and family, shows they love, advertising that resonates and news that matters. We're building a workforce that thrives on collaboration, inclusion, and innovation. We hope connecting you to a potential role is just the beginning.

The role of the Project Manager is to plan, execute, and finalize projects according to strict deadlines and within a budget. This includes managing resources and coordinating efforts of all team members in order to deliver projects according to plan. The Program/Project Manager will also define the project’s objectives, communicate status with the stakeholders and oversee the quality control throughout its life cycle. Position reports directly to the Sr. Project Manager, Data Warehouse Development.

Responsibilities:

• Track tasks against goals and deliverables in collaboration with stakeholders.

•  Manage life cycle tasks of projects including the design, programming, testing, and implementation of business solutions designed to meet requirements of various departments in the company.

•  Manage budgets, track expenses, time keeping, and provide regular updates to management and stakeholders.

•  Develop project plans, track daily progress, and prepare associated communication documents.

•  Determines project needs and acquires resources required for the success of the project.

•  Effectively communicate project expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion.

•  Tracks daily progress using Project Plans and JIRA.

•  Ensures delivery of project tasks within prescribed timeframe and budget.

•  Track timesheets against original budgets using Clarity and ensure compliance.

•  Identify and help resolve issues, task blockers and conflicts within the project team.

•  Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path.

•  Develop and deliver progress reports, requirement and other PMO methodology documentation.

•  Facilitate status meetings with project stakeholders.

•  Coordinate user acceptance testing and training.

•  Implement best practices and tools for project execution and management.

•  Track resource capacity to align with on-going project initiatives and overall budgetary goals.

•  Help develop training materials as needed for the rollout of new business processes.

•  Ensures project document are complete, current, and stored appropriately.

 

·       Bachelor’s Degree required.

·       Minimum 3 years’ experience related to Project planning and execution.

·       Experience managing projects following the full life cycle methodology from inception to transition to production and post-implementation.

·       Experience at working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment is essential.

·       Strong understanding of Change Management process.

·       Experience using JIRA for tracking projects on a day to day basis.

·       Reacts to project adjustments and alteration promptly and efficiently.

·       Persuasive, encouraging, and motivating.

·       Strong interpersonal skills.

·       Proven experience in delivering IT process and change management.

·       Significant adaptability and flexibility; ability to work in a fast paced, changing environment.

·       Strong team building skills for project execution and completion.

·       Familiarity with different project methodologies including agile and waterfall.

·       Familiarity with decentralized geographic teams.

·       Familiarity with business intelligence concepts

·       Experience with enterprise deployments impacting multiple functional departments.

·       Experience working with geographically dispersed teams through all phases of the project life cycle.

·       Capability of executing an IT program with multiple project application development teams and integrated hosted application solutions.

·       Ability to elicit cooperation among business and technical stakeholders.

·       Ability to bring project tasks to successful completion

·       Must possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

·       Ability to work independently

·       Ability to adapt to rapidly changing priorities

·       Ability to handle tasks across multiple projects

·       Ability to use reasoning to problem-solve and troubleshoot

·       Ability to communicate orally and in writing in a clear and straightforward manner

Altice USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to recruiting, hiring and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds regardless of gender, race, color, creed, national origin, religion, age, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.

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About Altice USA

Altice USA is a communications and media company that enables its customers through the power of connectivity. With a relentless focus on challenging today’s norm while developing the telecommunication of the future, our products and services bring people closer together and connect them to the things that matter most to them, faster and more easily than ever before.

From high-speed broadband and ultra-HD video, to digital advertising solutions, local news, telephony, and wireless offerings, we are making connections possible around the country -- to businesses, to consumers, to communities, to schools, to hospitals, and everyone in between. 

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