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Project Manager

Cisco Systems Inc.
Offsite, Non-Bay Area

What Youll Do

You will demonstrate your project management and PMI process experience while applying Cisco's considerable technical knowledge solving problems and driving Customer Success. Cisco's Customer Experience organization provides key network related technical and process authorities to our global customers.

We use the PMI Project Processes to ensure our commitments are well balanced and the services are delivered to a high level of customer happiness. This includes initiating, planning, tracking (schedule and finance), execution monitor and control and closing out project efforts.

Responsibilities include:

  • Plan, execute and close projects successfully for our customers while balancing scope, timelines, financials, communications and other activities necessary for successful project management
  • Lead internal and external expectations and communications in regards to delivery, performance and customer happiness
  • Demonstrate excellent communications capabilities, business insight and resource management without functional authority

Who Youll Work With

Are you ready for the next wave? Here, you'll be leading large or strategic, or multiple large deployments for our web-based customers while you work hand in hand with some of the brightest people in Cisco.

These projects utilize existing or new Cisco technologies, multiple third party vendors and cross multiple functions, have high organization transparency and may include multiple locations or Regions. You will be running multiple critical projects in tight time frames for high-demand network deployments for some of Ciscos most exciting customers.

Who You Are

You run customer-facing network technology (design, implementation and support) projects for Cisco customers. You apply your Project Management Profession (PMP) certified knowledge and experience to ensure high customer satisfaction fulfilling our customers' requirements. All five project processes are leveraged to ensure predictable and successful outcomes. You'll identify and resolve complex problems that impact strategic direction for our customer and Cisco. You will work with a high level of network expertise across multiple organizations. Independence and a "take-charge" approach are welcomed as our customer expects the best from Cisco.

Our minimum requirements for this role:

  • Under-graduate degree (effective if Business, Engineering, Computer Science or other related discipline) desired.
  • 5+ years active Project Management experience.
  • PMP certification
  • MBA preferred in the technology field.
  • Experience managing projects and programs.
  • Fluent Microsoft Office products including use of EXCEL, WORD, POWERPOINT, MS Project and Project & Program accounting system
  • Experience with project level accounting (cost and revenue)

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their unique talents to work as a team and make a difference.

Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.

  • We connect everything people, process, data and things and we use those connections to change our world for the better.
  • We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.
  • We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.

Colorful hair? Dont care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? Thats cool. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Be you, with us! #WeAreCisco


Posted: 2020-10-14 Expires: 2020-11-15

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