Project Manager II

Edinburg, VA 22824, USA ● Oakland, MD 21550, USA ● Omar, WV 25638, USA ● Radford, VA, USA ● Rustburg, VA 24588, USA ● Weston, WV 26452, USA ● Winchester, VA 22601, USA ● York, PA, USA Req #2022
Friday, October 1, 2021
Telecommunications Company (Shentel) provides broadband services through its high speed, state-of-the-art cable, fiber optic and fixed wireless networks to customers in the Mid-Atlantic United States. The Company’s services include: broadband internet, video, and voice; fiber optic Ethernet, wavelength and leasing; and tower colocation leasing. The Company owns over 6,800 route miles of fiber and 223 macro cellular towers.  For more information, please visit www.shentel.com.

Job Summary:

The Project Manager is responsible for leading major projects including network upgrades and the delivery of Shentel network solutions to business and wholesale customers. This includes project planning and execution within budget and committed delivery timeframes. This position will communicate directly with major business/wholesale customers to define technical requirements, a delivery plan and schedule, and provide status updates. This position is also responsible for developing, communicating, and implementing project plans to drive Shentel Engineering, Construction, and Operations teams to meet customer expectations and project delivery dates. The Project Manager, Service Delivery is also able to manage in a team environment, working within the operations organization to develop, implement, and improve processes and plans using best-cost principles.



Qualifications:

a. Education: Bachelor’s degree in a relevant engineering or technology field preferred. Other candidates with a strong project management background, substantial industry or military experience will be considered.

b. Experience Level:

i. 5 years of telecommunication industry experience required.

ii. 3 years of project management experience required.

c. Special Requirements:

i. Budget and financial analysis.

ii. Effective interpersonal, collaboration and negotiation skills.

iii. Problem-solving skills; analyzing difficult situations or impasses.

i. CAPM, PMP or similar project management certifications preferred, but not required.

ii. Valid and current driver’s license.

d. Skill Requirements:

i. Strong written and verbal communication skills.

ii. Leadership, detail oriented and strong organizational skills.

iii. Ability to multitask and manage multiple projects simultaneously.

Knowledge of:

a. Microsoft Excel, Outlook, Project, Smartsheet, Salesforce/Milestones+ or other project management tools.

b. IP/MPLS networks, VOIP, Ethernet, and Fiber outside plant networks.

c. Experience managing multiple, complex, technical projects simultaneously.

d. Experience working with cross-functional teams and matrix management.
 
This position is currently a remote or work-from-home position and may continue to have a remote option post-pandemic.

Shentel provides a drug-free workplace and is an EEO employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity), national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

 

If you require accommodation or assistance to complete the online application process, due to a medical condition or impairment, please contact a HR Representative at 540-984-5241 or employment@emp.shentel.com. When you contact a HR Representative please identify the type of accommodation or assistance you are requesting.  We will assist you promptly.

 

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Other details

  • Job Family Engineering & Operations
  • Job Function Incumbent Cable
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Required Education High School
Location on Google Maps
  • Edinburg, VA 22824, USA
  • Oakland, MD 21550, USA
  • Omar, WV 25638, USA
  • Radford, VA, USA
  • Rustburg, VA 24588, USA
  • Weston, WV 26452, USA
  • Winchester, VA 22601, USA
  • York, PA, USA