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DAB Replacement Project Manager

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DAB Replacement Project Manager

Job Location

Slough, Berkshire

Available Positions

1 positions

Job Type

Contract

Job Ref. Number

7518270373196

I'm recruiting for a DAB ReplacementDelivery Manager to replace the existing DAB infrastructure with the deployment of the Next Generation DAB platform. MUST HAVE E2E project delivery and Data Access deployment, Packet Core and IT. Initial 12 months contract. Remote working (UK ONLY) Daily rate DOE.

I'm recruiting for a DAB ReplacementDelivery Manager to replace the existing DAB infrastructure with the deployment of the Next Generation DAB platform. MUST HAVE E2E project delivery and Data Access deployment, Packet Core and IT. Initial 12 months contract. Remote working (UK ONLY) Daily rate DOE.

Strategic initiative to replace the existing DAB infrastructure with the deployment of the Next Generation DAB platform, with a capacity of 400Gbps per site in order to meet network traffic forecast demand. The new DAB NG platform will be a single vendor (Affirmed Networks) solution deployed across 8 Telco Cloud sites for production and 2 Telco Cloud sites for testbeds. This is a Networks led project with minimal IT touch points and will deploy the latest best-in-class functionality to deliver capacity to meet NTF demand forecast, improve customer experience and improve network capabilities and performance on a virtualised Telco cloud platform infrastructure

Project Manager Requirements

  • Experienced project manager/senior project manager with knowledge of managing multiple suppliers/ and interfacing into different parts of the business/managing senior stakeholders etc.
  • Project Manager with fluency in co-ordinating multiple work streams (Design, IP, OSS, Test, Service Design, Operational Acceptance) to ensure successful implementation to the agreed timelines
  • Project Manager will be part of Programme Team reporting to a Lead PM and Programme Manager
  • Working within an existing Data Access team/programme, the PM candidate will be required to manage their own work streams, but may also support parallel phases or cover when another PM is not available
  • Ideal candidate is a PM capable and experienced in working as part of a larger programme as well as discrete work streams
  • Experience of large project / platform deliveries in a Data Access or Packet Core domain would be desirable
  • Experience with delivery of VNF/CNF/Cloud services would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of E2E projects and associated project tools
  • Project Manager will be required to provide updates into appropriate governance and reporting tools/forums (PRMs/PRBs/Perform etc)

Knowledge / experience:

  • Data Access deployment, with interdependencies into Packet Core and IT.
  • Previous experience of running E2E project.
  • Conversant with MS Project, and experience of risk, issue & dependency management.
  • Budgetary management (forecasting) beneficial to support the centrally managed programme budget.

Behaviours:

Good communication skills. Ability to work across different teams ranging from SMT level to Design and technical engineering