Location: Riyadh office, Saudi Arabia
ONLY SAUDI NATIONALS WILL BE CONSIDERED
The Project Manager is responsible for overall planing and delivery of Juniper's Professional Service contract with major customers in the region, being resposible for managing deliverables and project financials. Including maintaining control over project budget and properly forecast project expenditures. This role will be a key member of the delivery, working collaboratively with internal resources, contractors and 3rd party service providers. The PMP will also represent Juniper in front of the customer directly and is responsible to meet C-Sat KPIs. A successful candidate will also be able to track and measure customer satisfaction in these areas via regular QBR with Customer and Internal Stakeholders. The projects will likely use both, waterfall and agile approaches dependent on the specific customer requirements and the delivery/development teams involved.
•Project Management experience of more than 5 years with external customer exposure
•Experience of running projects in Telecom industry, either from Equipment Manufacturer, System Integrator or Service Provider side
•Preferred technology experience in IP networking, Network Security, Mobility, Cloud, Data Centre Technologies, SDN
•Solid understanding of project management processes and tools used to manage scope, schedule, budget, resource planning, risk and change management.
•Strong planning skills, able to identify issues and drive them to closure. Can-do attitude.
•Experience of building and managing successful project teams across both the customer and vendor/3rd party organizations. Experience in geographically distributed projects with both onsite and remote resources. Used to working in a matrix organization
•Customer focused, with excellent inter-personal and communication skills at all level. Assertive and proactive in driving and making decisions. Able to lead change initiatives, work thru conflicts and resistances by gaining trust and acceptance of others
•Fosters an environment that encourages constructive debate and collaboration
•Prince 2 / PMP / ScrumMaster certifications desirable
•fluency in English language
•Ability to travel to customer location on a regular basis
ABOUT JUNIPER NETWORKS
Juniper Networks is in the business of network innovation. From devices to data centers, from consumers to cloud providers, Juniper Networks delivers the software, silicon and systems that transform the experience and economics of networking. Our products and technology run the world s largest and most demanding networks today, enabling service providers, enterprises, and governments to create value and accelerate business success. Everyday our 9,000+ colleagues come together across 46 countries to realize our company vision Connect Everything, Empower Everyone. We are innovating in ways that empower our customers, our partners and ultimately, everyone, in a connected world. These customers include the top 130 global service providers, 96 of the Fortune 100 and hundreds of public sector organizations.