Telecom Project Manager - Rome
(Project Manager, Big Data, GSM, UMTS, LTE, Telecom)
We are searching for an Italian speaking Project Manager from a Telecommunications background with knowledge in Big Data, Managed Services and general Telecommunications within the Mobile sector. This role will consist in taking care of Customer projects within EMEA region and will require travel with EMEA when needed for projects execution and broader customers' engagement.
Daily duties / Job Function
Be the lead for Customer projects consisting in deploying house solutions in Customer environment.
Be the main Point Of Contact between Customer and the house for all project matters (project progress, planning, meeting, acceptance negotiation).
Drive the assigned projects from Purchase Order reception until project closure : - Planning of all activities - Kick-off (internal and with customer) preparation and animation - Booking and synchronization of resources (Engineering, Installation, Commissioning, Professional Services) - Tracking execution, anticipation and mitigation of risks - Project financials and invoicing follow-up - Reporting - Customer interface - Hand-over to Support
Contribute to pre-sales phase notably to check the implementation proposal within the offer; support Sales/Pre-Sales teams for any operational matter. · Success metrics: customer satisfaction, projects delivered on time / on budget / with expected quality.
Technical skills :
Good technical knowledge of 2G/3G/4G protocols and of IT domain
Big Data implementation and Managed Services experience will be appreciated - Knowledge of network security will be a bonus
Required aptitudes :
· Business acumen
· Good negotiation skills
· Customer orientation
· Excellent relationship and team player
· Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must have Pertinent experience: 5 to 10 years of successful experience as Project Manager in mobile telecommunications environment, IT and international environment (especially in Italy)
Education: BS/MS Degree level in Telecom, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent
Language requirements: Fluent in Italian & English. Basic in French will be appreciated.