Lead Project Manager- Federal
About LumenLumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumen's network, edge cloud, security and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to further human progress through technology at news.lumen.com, LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies, Twitter: @lumentechco, Facebook: /lumentechnologies, Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies.The RoleThe Lead Project Manager will be responsible to lead cross functional teams in the planning and execution of all Government telecom projects. The Lead Project Manager must successfully implement and support projects, such as proposal support, project scheduling (Microsoft Project), operational support systems, ordering, inventory, transition/implementation performance reporting, budgeting/forecasting, training, customer care, operations, program management plans, change management plans, resource plans, quality assurance plans and risk management plans.The Main ResponsibilitiesDirect liaison between the customer and Lumen Government Services (Contract Program Office, Pre-sales, Business Development, Planning and Execution, Project Management, Customer Relations, Billing and Contracts) to ensure all contractual obligations are met.Responsible for reviewing, developing requirements, and working with appropriate teams to answer proposal requirements resulting from Government Statement of Work, Task Orders, and Modifications. Lifecycle Management of Government Contracts. Program Management Reviews (PMR's) to include both customer and senior level Lumen management.Assist at the ground level with the integration of services and billing from Lumen's portfolio of voice, data, hosting, cloud and managed services.Manage and implement complex data services installations to include both domestic and international services.Ensure the timely and accurate delivery of all weekly, monthly, quarterly, semi-annual and annual contract deliverables.Initiate change management reviews and contract modifications, and identify requirements for product and IT developmentWhat We Look For in a CandidateBasic Qualifications:5-7 years of Federal Telecommunications Program Management and customer liaison experience a mustWorking knowledge of Microsoft Project and associated Microsoft Office suitAbility to prepare customer and high-level management PowerPoint Presentations Preferred Qualifications:Project Management Professional / Project Management Institute (PMP/PMI) certification is high desirableSolid understanding of Data Services installation activities for federal government agencies5-7 years of Federal Data Services Transition and Implementation Program ManagementStrong working knowledge of Lumen Ordering and Provisioning processes desirableExperience in the transition, implementation, management and execution of large-scale Federal Government Contracts to include vendor managementSuccessful experience in the development of proposals for Federal programsBuilds and maintains excellent customer relationships, especially with the contracting officer's technical representative (COTR) and senior managementKnowledge of the Networx Universal and Enterprise GSA Contract vehicle is desirableAbility to manage process/procedural changes - thorough understanding of Federal Government contractsStrong knowledge of traditional data servicesStrong verbal and written communication skillsDemonstrated conflict resolution skillsAbility to work in a fast-paced, multi-task, stressful environmentAbility to create and matrix-manage various functional teamsPossesses and has demonstrated strong, effective leadership skillsWhat to Expect NextBased on your job application information you may be given the opportunity to complete a video interview immediately after applying. This will include a set of questions for you to record a response to in addition to Game Challenges. Completion of this video interview is a requirement in order to be considered for our open position. Now not a good time? No worries, we will also send you an email with a link to complete the video interview. We strongly recommend that you complete this within 5 days of your application date.Requisition #: 284111EEO StatementWe are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all persons regardless of race, color, ancestry, citizenship, national origin, religion, veteran status, disability, genetic characteristic or information, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, family status, pregnancy, or other legally protected status (collectively, "protected statuses"). 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