Technical Program Manager

  • Company: Minerva Networks, Inc.
  • Job Location: Buenos Aires - Argentina
  • Date: October 12, 2017 09:56
  • Employment Type: contract
  • Experience: medior
  • Job Functions:

    Information Technology, Management, Project Management

Job summary

Minerva is looking for an experienced and passionate Technical Program Manager with a strong background in the pay television marketplace to support Minerva's rapid growth in the Latin American marketplace. This individual will be based in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Job description

Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Key Responsibilities:

  • Primary interface to customer to manage schedule, scope, resources, issues, and priorities
  • Primary interface to Minerva product management, engineering, support and QA for customer issues
  • Producing project plans and driving customer satisfaction
  • Writing Project Change Orders and Statements of Work
  • Handling conflicting issues, roadblocks and dependencies within the project
  • Strengthening business relationships with customers
  • Managing relationships with delivery partners and suppliers
  • Delivering projects per agreed performance metrics
  • Supporting project field engineering staff as required

Required Knowledge:

  • Project management principles, methodologies, processes and tools
  • Over-the-top and IPTV solutions
  • Knowledge of working Telco/Carriers a plus

Skills & Abilities:

  • Strong leadership skills
  • Learn and understand complex systems quickly
  • Excellent written and spoken communications skills
  • Sophisticated customer management and negotiation skills
  • Ability to pinpoint customer requirements and clearly articulate those to others
  • Excellent PC skills (MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project, MS PowerPoint)
  • Ability to travel internationally extensively
  • Technical depth in one or more of the following: IPTV middleware, IP networking, set-top boxes, and Web-based client/server applications

Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years in customer project management of large-scale field deployments

Preferred Education:

  • A PMP certification or equivalent
  • Electronics or Software Engineering degree a plus

 

Minerva Networks is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We recruit, train, compensate and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, nation origin, sexual orientation, marital status, or disability.

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