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Professional III, R&D Project Management Ref# 464

Company: Samsung Electronics America
Location: Plano
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Position SummaryMaking the future is everyday life at Samsung. We're seeking innovators who are called to not just change the world, but build a better one. We make the best technology hardware on the planet, but our best is always a prototype for something better and our people thrive with a driven mindset - better builds on better.Responsibilities The main responsibility of the RANCOMM Project Manager is to manage a remote commissioning and integration team of engineers to deploy Samsung RAN products in customer's network. The RANCOMM project manager will work both internally and externally with various teams to plan the deployment activities and execute as per the schedule. Other responsibilities will include resource planning, task assignment, tracking deliverables, and risk management. Also managing project LOEs, Statement of works, migration plans and unique deployment strategies for various Samsung customers.. The RANCOMM Project Manager will also schedule and manage meetings with appropriate departments, Points of Contact, customers and upper management. The ideal candidate will manage processes and best practices to improve efficiencies and effectiveness of the commissioning team. Also have excellent leadership and experience in managing staff to produce results within timelines and schedule. The goal of the RANCOMM Project Manager is to ensure all programs deliver the desirable outcome to the organization. Additional job skills, functions and requirements includeRole and ResponsibilitiesDeployment experience is a must.Be available on-call for any escalations.Analytical Skills include working with large amounts of data: facts, figures, and number crunchingFormulate, organize and monitor inter-connected projectsWork with upper management to determine suitable strategies and objectivesDevelop and govern deadlines, timelines, budgets and other activitiesCoordinate cross-project activitiesAbility to lead a group of project managers and other team membersExperience with and capabilities in applying change, risk and resource managementAssess and provide program performance reporting to Upper management/Executive managementAbility to analyze and make decisions with the data that affect the project on a regular basisAssess and report on program performance and aim to maximize ROIEfficiently resolve projects' higher scope issuesExcellent communication skills required in the performance of presenting findings, or translating data into an understandable document. Ability to write and speak clearly, easily communicating complex ideas.Critical Thinking skills are required to look at the numbers, trends, and data and come to new conclusions based on findingsExcellent Time Management skills and the ability to multi-task competing prioritiesMust have precise attention to detail to ensure the analysis is vigilant and accurate to come to correct conclusionsPreparing project P and ensure goals and revenue are maximized based on scheduleUpdating internal and customer databases and toolsCreating the Market Forecast for awarded Services and their associated milestonesScheduling and tracking of timelines for all awarded Services compared to forecasts, for the awarded ServicesRisk identification and mitigation of any issues impacting any awarded ServicesCoordinating communication and escalations as necessary, both internally and externallyCoordinating any governance-related activitiesEnsuring that identified systems, tools, databases, and the data repository are updated accurately and timely, in accordance with the Contract DocumentsSkills and QualificationsQualificationsBachelor's degree or Master's degree or equivalent work experience (PMP certification desired)4-10+ years of previous Project or Program management experience or other management position (3+ years of telecom industry experience preferred)Good analytical skills to compile information into useful reports and presentationsExcellent communication skillsExcellent problem-solving abilityOutstanding leadership and organizational skillsExcellent knowledge and proficiency with MS Office; working knowledge of program/project management software is a strong advantageNecessary Skills/Attributes (for this position the following skills and abilities must be demonstrated at a proficient level)Ability to learn and make decisions in a fast paced environmentDesire for self-improvement and achievement to the next levelTeam player and works well with other team members, departments, organizations and companiesStrong leadership, planning, and communication skillsAbility to document processes in a logical step by step sequencePhysical/Mental Demands and Working Conditions (The position requires the ability to perform the essential duties and responsibilities in the following environment)Work is generally performed in an office environmentMachines, tools, equipment, and work aids representative and commonly associated with PC's, printers, and office work areasOperate a computer keyboard and view a video display terminal more than 25% of work time, including prolonged periods of time The movement and transportation of equipment, most of the time is under 25 poundsPerforms work under time schedules and stresses which are normally periodic or cyclical and including: time sensitive job stress, fatigue, unpaid over-time, intellectual challenge, constant technical data feedback, language barriers, and business management stressPerforms tasks with supervision from Managers and Senior StaffLittle to no travel will be required to other customer locations or sites as required to discuss project requirements and strategies (estimate up to 20%)Samsung Electronics America, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce, and provides Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.#LI-KS1* Please visit Samsung membership to see Privacy Policy, which defaults according to your location. You can change Country/Language at the bottom of the page. If you are European Economic Resident, please click here.* Samsung Electronics America, Inc. and its subsidiaries are committed to employing a diverse workforce, and provide Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.COVID-19 Vaccine MandateIn order to comply with the federal vaccine mandate, Samsung Electronics America requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless a medical or religious exemption, or an exemption required under state/local law, is approved. Offers of employment are contingent upon proof that a candidate is fully vaccinated or qualifies for an exemption. More details on how to apply for an exemption are provided after the application process is complete.Reasonable Accommodations for Qualified Individuals with Disabilities During the Application ProcessSamsung Electronics America is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities in our job application process. If you have a disability and require a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the application process, please contact our Reasonable Accommodation Team (855-557-3247) or for assistance. This number is for accommodation requests only and is not intended for general employment inquiries.

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