Project Manager

US-VA-Amherst
6 months ago
Requisition ID
2017-1042
Category (Portal Searching)
Operations

Overview

 
Black Box Network Services is an Enterprise telecommunications systems integrator that implements solutions for Federal and Commercial customers worldwide. Black Box Corporation’s primary focus is the delivery and implementation of Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP), Unified Communications, data, OSP and facilities solutions to customers globally. Join a team that sets the standard for superior performance and quality as recognized by our customers around the globe.

Black Box is seeking experienced and certified Project Managers to manage projects globally in Amherst, Virginia. The position includes a competitive compensation package and benefits.

 

Responsibilities

The Project Manager will manage our clients’ implementation from award through the duration of the project with minimal direction and oversight. The Project Manager will be relied upon to coordinate project meetings and activities with subcontractor personnel and multiple customer contacts throughout the project’s duration and must manage team resources effectively to meet all project requirements.  The ideal candidate will possess strong planning, organizational and communication skills with the ability to use MS Office including Excel, Word and Project effectively. The candidate must also be comfortable with his/her presentation skills as they will be required to routinely brief management and the customer regarding the status of the project. The Project Manager is expected to perform his/her duties with limited supervision, and must be capable of providing direction to project team members, including engineering and subcontractor resources. 

Qualifications

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree, technical degree, relevant military experience, equivalent military training, or equivalent work experience managing large scale telecommunications and/or data projects.
  • Documented experience with the deployment of IT solutions in a Department of Defense environments, including network, audio/visual and VoIP/UC services.  Experience with Information Assurance (IA) processes, including Certification and Accreditation of network infrastructures is a plus.
  • Experience supporting the coordinated deployment of VoIP or IT services to a large and distributed user community, to include the development and delivery of user training.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of computer systems, MS Office suite to include in depth knowledge of MS-Project
  • Strong communication, presentation and public speaking skills are essential.  Coordination with a large and diverse user population required.
  • Strong computer skills with emphasis on applications are required; technical writing skills is required
  • Attention to detail and the ability to successfully handle multiple priorities simultaneously is required
  • Ability to work extremely flexible hours and support on-call duties and shift work is required
  • Ability to take ownership with minimal direction
  • Must be self-motivated with strong sense of ownership.  Must have strong problem solving skills and the ability to operate independently.  
  • An active DOD Security Clearance or the ability to obtain one required
  • A valid US driver’s license is required
  • A valid U.S. Passport required
  • Certified PMP

 

Black Box is an equal opportunity employer.  In accordance with federal, state and local laws, Black Box does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, color, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status, and endorses those policies and practices which seek to recruit, hire, train and promote the most qualified persons into available jobs.

 

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