1+ months

Project Specialist (Full Time) - Singapore

Cisco Systems Inc.

Program Start: June 2020

Why Youll Love Cisco 
Everything is converging on the Internet, making networked connections more relevant than ever before in our lives. Our employees' revolutionary ideas impact everything imaginable - from entertainment, retail, healthcare, and education, to public and private sectors, smart cities, smart cars, and everyday devices in our homes.  Here, that means youll take creative ideas from the drawing board to powerful solutions that have real world impact.   Youll interface with Cisco leaders, partner with experienced mentors, and develop incredible relationships with colleagues who share your interest in connecting the unconnected.  Youll be part a team that cares about its customers, enjoys having fun, and youll take part in changing the lives of those in our local communities.  Come prepared to be inspired. 
Team Description 
Project management has never been more important to our organization. You'll play an integral role in the business tying project results to business goals, resulting in better market positioning. Collaborate with cross-functional teams and solve for business efficiency. You will be involved in the definition, planning, management, delivery of various projects and supporting the ASEAN Project Management Office part of the Cisco Global PMO. 
What Youll Do 
  • Execute project management skill sets and methodologies to address long-term opportunities to impact and improve the business 
  • Adherence to Cisco GPMO project management methodology and all other internal methodologies
  • Assist in all project management cycles, including quantitative and qualitative analysis, forecast trends, all to identify risks and issues and work toward innovation and operational excellence 
  • Support for continuous improvement of all processes, methodologies and services 
  • Support and further build change management processes 
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to provide innovative solutions to optimize internal and external processes, policies, protocols, and tools that will enable the best cost, quality, and delivery of Cisco products
  • Supports project delivery by contributing to the integration and alignment of projects and/or tracks of work within and across functions as required by the project and program managers 
  • Track success metrics and continually ensure that each project is on track and compliant.  
  • Develop, evaluate and provide reporting on project progress and performance against established metrics.  
  • Perform tasks such as Resource assignment, repository access & maintenance, report generation and tracking 
  • Usage of tools and processes to assist Project Management Work (Project & Customer deliverables) which includes financials. 
  • Engage in the tasks, specific to PMI phases in supporting the PM/PgM (e.g Plans, status reports, closure docs etc.) 
  • Work with field personnel to handle project issues as they arise during deployment 
  • Account/Area level Data gathering & Reporting for P&L. 
  • Assist with engagement scoping and cost modeling 
  • Oversight of engagement deliverable creation 
  • Optimize and coordinate interaction between internal, partner and customer resources toward the completion of key services projects and programs 
  • Develop technical & business knowledge as necessary to meet evolving business requirements 
  • Provide support for other PMO duties as assigned 
  • Recent graduate or on your final year of studies toward a bachelors or masters degree in Business, Communications, Mathematics, Statistics, or a related field 
  • Minimum of 3.0 GPA or higher 
  • A strong understanding and experience with project management fundamentals and methodologies 
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills with a passion for solving problems
  • Excellent organization and time management skills 
Why Cisco

 #WeAreCisco, where each person is unique, but we bring our talents to work as a team and make a difference. Heres how we do it. 
We embrace digital, and help our customers implement change in their digital businesses. Some may think were old (30 years strong!) and only about hardware, but were also a software company. And a security company. A blockchain company. An AI/Machine Learning company. We even invented an intuitive network that adapts, predicts, learns and protects. No other company can do what we do you cant put us in a box! 
But Digital Transformation is an empty buzz phrase without a culture that allows for innovation, creativity, and yes, even failure (if you learn from it.) 
Day to day, we focus on the give and take. We give our best, we give our egos a break and we give of ourselves (because giving back is built into our DNA.) We take accountability, we take bold steps, and we take difference to heart. Because without diversity of thought and a commitment to equality for all, there is no moving forward. 

So, you have colorful hair? Dont care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? Thats cool. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Passion for technology and world changing? Be you, with us! 


Posted: 2019-09-20 Expires: 2020-02-19

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