Manages large / complex customer facing projects or multiple projects or takes a business management role in an account or group of accounts.
Creation of a project schedule and plan with financial, resource and material requirements.
Develops and presents proposals and final agreements. Provides leadership to project staff including project engineers, vendors, partners or subcontractors.
Manages the project from start to completion including the resolution of escalated project issues. Accountable for the Project Budget, Margins and completion within timelines.
Presents service business value to customers for new or existing business.
Influences the customer in the assessment, planning and management of related network projects. May manage internal projects / programs within Cisco.
May Program Manage ongoing optimization service to deployed customer networks. Acts as a mentor to Junior Project managers.
Works with the Program Management Community to further develop the PM / PGM role, processes and operations.
The Senior Project Manager will also be expected to contribute to the development of a project management methodology and assist in the construction of a formalized program office.
The Senior Project Manager will lead Project teams to deliver multiple, simultaneous projects that span across several business or technology areas.