AT&T Senior Specialist-Technology Project Management in Springfield, Illinois
Responsible for all aspects of the development and implementation of assigned technical projects and provides a single point of contact for those projects. Projects are typically high value and sometimes long term projects. Project Manager leads cross functional teams to complete projects within allotted timeline and budget. Takes technical projects from original concept through final implementation. Defines project scope and objectives. Develops detailed work plans, schedules, project estimates, resource plans, and status reports. Conducts project meetings and is responsible for project tracking and analysis. Ensures adherence to quality standards and reviews project deliverables. Manages the integration of vendor tasks and tracks and reviews vendor deliverables. Provides technical and analytical guidance to project team. Recommends and takes action to direct the analysis and solutions of problems.
Nature of Contribution- Developing technical professional with some experience. Completes moderately complex work within a discipline or specialty area. Contributes to the development of concepts, methods and techniques.
Knowledge - Has expanded technical knowledge in own discipline/ specialty area. Applies broader knowledge of discipline / specialty area standards to work assignments. Sound understanding of one or two specific AT&T technologies, systems and procedures. Deepens technical knowledge through exposure and continuous learning.
Analysis and Problem Solving - Identifies problems and issues. Solves non-routine problems by independently applying judgment to established analysis and standard approaches. Integrates and evaluates multiple factors to develop creative and practical solutions.
Independence - Guided by project and work deadlines; sets own priorities. Uses discretion to complete assignments, independently applying knowledge of technical practices and specialty area standards. Independently completes assignments and participates in projects of diverse scope.
Contribution to AT&T Technology - Supports technical initiatives normally as part of a larger project. Works on development of new technologies or maintenance of existing technologies. Contributes to milestone completion of projects
Communication- Exchanges complex technical information. Provides training and guidance to others in work area by breaking down information in a systematic and logical manner. Cultivates good working relationships with peers.
This position may be responsible for contributing to AT&T's compliance with environmental laws and regulations as applicable to its job function. This may include, but is not limited to, work related to fuel tanks, emergency and stand-by generators, boilers, hazardous waste, hazardous materials, batteries, manholes and vaults, water wells, linear and other construction projects, water discharge, or air emissions.
Required Qualifications -
Understands IP Engineering Principles
Understand Network systems, equipment and architecture
Proficient in Product development and production
Proficient in Program and Project Management
Understand how to assess Vendor capabilities
Desired Qualifications -
Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Math or Sciences
Six Sigma Training
Proficient in Wireless Engineering Principles
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