Job Description - Network Project Manager - (Remote) in Greensboro
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Network Project Manager - (Remote)

Ref: US_EN_6_914766_1473471

Posted on 15 November 2022

At Modis, we use our insight, knowledge and global resources to make exceptional connections every day. With 60 branch offices located strategically throughout North America, we are positioned perfectly to deliver the industry's top talent to each of our clients. Clients choose Modis as their workforce partner to solve staffing challenges that range from locating hard-to-find niche talent to completing quick-fill demands. 

Position:  Technical Project/Program Manager

Remote Long-Term Contract (~12 Months)

Rate:  DOE/Market Location:  Remote/NC

Modis is hiring a Project/Program Manager for a great client in the NC area.  As an Implementation Manager for deploying solutions to attain Zero Trust/SASE, you will be the lead starting from the project kick-off until the customer is fully utilizing their contracted products and services in a zero-trust environment.  

You will oversee and support technical implementation tasks for new and existing customers.  

You will work closely with the Architecture and Security teams, to define and implement a roadmap taking us from our current networking model to one based on Zero Trust.  Ensuring customer success through the entire organization as you implement scalable solutions for end-user needs will be your focus.

What will you do:

  • The successful applicant will be a customer facing Program Manager, overseeing the migration from our current networking model to one based on Zero Trust
  • Manages business/project risks, produces an effective plan and risk assessment, so that timescales and project costs are understood and underwritten by all by the appropriate parties
  • Responsible for overall Stakeholder management
  • Delivers the project on time, to budget and appropriate quality
  • Develops integrated project schedules following industry standard procedures using tools provided 
  • Manages risk register and develops a risk management plan to ensure that there is a strategy in place to avoid the identified risk
  • Leads scoping exercise and provides project cost data to enable budgeting and reporting
  • Works closely with Network Planning and Implementation teams to ensure project tasks are completed on time as expected. Effectively controls variances from the project plan as needed.
  • Responsible for coordinating timely project meetings, producing meetings notes, and following up on any necessary action items
  • Desired Experience:

  • 5+ years’ experience managing technical implementations, as part of a security engineering team, network engineering team, security operations center or other highly technical organization; Understanding of how the internet works:
  • Ability to manage a project, work to deadlines, and prioritize between competing demands
  • Ability to work with all levels of an organization (both internally and externally) with experience of both working cross-functionally and geographically.
  • Strong interpersonal communication (verbal and written) and organizational skills.
  • Highly motivated, driven, and passionate about technology and customer success.
  • Ability to multitask and to quickly familiarize yourself with complex project deliverables
  • Must be proficient or able to become proficient in Smartsheet for project scheduling and Management
  • PMP certification desired
  • Demonstrated experience running multiple projects in excess of $1M
  • Demonstrated ability to work with a geographically dispersed team of management, stakeholders, project managers, and task owners
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to convey complex technical topics into layman terms in an enterprise environment while under time constraints.
  • If interested, please apply immediately or email your updated resume to dwijen.mehta@modis.com.

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