Senior-Technical Project/Program Management Job at AT&T in Dallas, TX
Overall Purpose: This career step requires senior level experience. Responsible for all aspects of technical project and program management that are more network focused and not IT or Software Delivery related. Projects and programs are typically high value long term strategic projects that involve new and/or enhancing technology, are highly complex, and require tight coordination and integration with multiple organizations and suppliers. Provides overall direction and technical or analytical guidance to project and program teams that typically span multiple organizations and may also include outside suppliers/vendors. Recommends and takes action to direct problem analysis resolution.
Key Roles and Responsibilities: Conducts end to end project management of multiple large projects and may also manage subcomponents of a large program. Leads cross functional teams to complete projects or program deliverables within allotted timeline and budget. Identifies key internal/external stakeholders necessary for project completion and develops overall strategy for executive of high value projects. Defines project scope and objectives, guides activities of a project/program team including delegating tasks to team members, identifies resources, and establishes master timeline for deliverables. Projects/programs are very complex in nature, rarely follow a repeatable framework, typically span multiple business units or are company-wide, and require a high level of analysis to create project/program plans for new concept projects/programs. Work with external vendors and internal stakeholders to champion project(s) across the entire organization. Develops detailed work plans, schedules, estimates, resource plans, and status reports. Conducts project/program meetings and is responsible for project/program tracking and analysis. Ensure adherences to quality standards and reviews project/program 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 major problems. Communicates to client/vendors/leadership. Job Contribution: Senior level technical expertise. Deep technical knowledge and subject matter expert on ATT technologies.
Working on critical new wireless infrastructure Program/Project management of layer 2 and layer 4 deployments supporting 5G. Additionally, the legacy network 3G technology sunset will have projects related to savings and decommissioning assigned as part of AT&T network transformation.
Education: Preferred Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Administration degree or equivalent experience. PMP Certification desired. Experience: Typically requires 5-8 years experience. Technical Career Pathway (TCP) role. Supervisory: No.
Environmental Requirements: This position may be responsible for contributing to ATT 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 –
- Understanding of Finance and Economic Analysis
- Expert in Contract Administration
- Expert in Vendor Analysis
- Understanding of IP Engineering Principles
- Expert in Wireless Engineering Principles
- Understanding of Network Equipment/Architecture systems and Operations
- Expertise in Product Development and Introduction
- Expertise in Program and Project Management Experience
Desired Qualifications –
- 5-8 years of experience
- Bachelor of Science in Math or Engineering or Science
- Six Sigma training, PMP and PE
AT&T will consider for employment qualified applicants in a manner consistent with the requirements of federal, state and local laws
Our Senior-Technical Project / Program Management earn between $89,400 – $169,800 yearly. Not to mention all of the other amazing rewards
that working at AT&T offers. From health insurance to tuition reimbursement and paid time off to discounts on products and services
just to name a few. There is a lot to be excited about around here.
About the Company
Company Location: Dallas, TX