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Telecom Technical Project Manager (Contractor) (001741) in London at Inmarsat

Date Posted: 4/6/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Primary role purpose

Technical Project management of Web Portal integration into a wireless network for aviation pax connectivity

Job Requirements

Key responsibilities - Main role

  • Follow-up of each workstreams progress (Portal and ISP integration, Certification)
  • Track external dependencies (network, airline embodiment plan)
  • Ensure milestones are met in time and content by involved internal and external parties (ISAT, BlackSwan, IAG)
  • Keep the project plan up-to-date to reflect project evolution
  • Ensure that developed features meet customer requirements: support requirements capture, define integration test
  • Help setting up the right environment for successful integration (environment, tools, resources, etc…)
  • Ensure coordination between various parties
  • Help prioritizing the troubleshooting of technical issues
  • Assist and lead the development teams to identify root cause of issues
  • Identify risk of the project and propose associated mitigations
  • Coordinate with Acceptance test team to prepare the acceptance test campaign
  • Monitor and Report on a weekly basis of the project progress
  • Communicate project status to dependant entities (field support team, operations)
  • Ad-hoc management of small-project related to the overall program will also be required

Essential knowledge and skills

  • University degree level or equivalent in Computing Science, Engineering, Telecom or related technical discipline
  • Experience in Telecom Technical Project Management role
  • Technical expertise in web portal development, ideally in the mobile telecom domain or carrier Wi-Fi network,
  • Strong analysis and synthesis skills
  • Ability to understand systems from E2E viewpoint
  • Excellent organisational skills and communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Assertive and confident raising action points with senior individuals
  • Ability and wish to think outside the box
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and proactively
  • Travel within Europe to be expected

Desirable knowledge and skills

  • Good background in mobile radio network technologies (mobile data 3G and 4G).
  • Experience in partners and customer management


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