Technical PM, Partner Engineering, Connectivity - 1 year

S$10-14k pm
Contract
Singapore
20 Jan 2020
BBBH751361

Technical Project Manager, Partner Engineering, Connectivity - 1 year

Partner Engineering is a global multi-disciplined team of network and software engineers who work closely with the strategic partners and world-class engineering and product teams to define, launch, and scale platform products onsite. In this unique partner-facing engineering team, you will use your excellent technical and business skills to deliver platform products that drive value for our community.

The team plays a critical role in the success of our platform and connectivity products through a variety of activities, such as building tools for external developers and working directly with partners to create highly visible and successful use cases on top of our platform and connectivity products. Our team has played an instrumental role in the launch and scaling of many initiatives, including for example Free Basics, Express Wi-Fi and other connectivity initiatives.

As a Technical Project Manager for connectivity you will work closely with the connectivity product and partnerships teams in the region. You will be handling the technical relationships with our service provider partners to drive the adoption of connectivity product initiatives. You will have the opportunity to work on multiple key technologies alongside some of the most innovative companies and brightest minds in the world.

This is a 12 months contract position based in Singapore.

Responsibilities

  • Provide hands-on project management, particularly focusing on project execution and monitoring aspects in full lifecycle.
  • Provide day-to-day coordination and quality assurance for projects, including governance and reporting.
  • Coordinate with partners to track timely execution of on-ground activities
  • Support Project Lead on risk, change and resource management
  • Identify dependencies and develop mitigation strategies
  • Drive rollout of product and process improvements across multiple partners
  • Support Project Lead on vendor engagement and deliveries
  • Handle support escalations
  • Communicate partner's needs and requests to product teams

Required Qualifications

  • Previous experience as a Technical Project Manager in the telecom sector.
  • Experience on managing projects with open-source aspects is a plus.
  • Experience managing medium network rollouts.
  • Good understanding of WIFI and 3GPP LTE mobile network architectures.
  • Good understanding on core networking fundamentals (Layers 1-3).
  • Understanding of Linux/UNIX systems, Internet protocol stack, system administration and cloud infrastructure.
  • Great product sense and innovative insights.
  • Communication skills and experience working with technical management teams.
  • Organizational and coordination skills along with multi-tasking capabilities to get things done in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to motivate and focus the collaboration to reach challenging goals.
  • Ability to write technical documentation.
  • Willingness and ability to travel to various APAC countries approximately 70% of the time

If you are keen to explore further, please click the "Apply" button or feel free to email me at gcazalis@morganmckinley.com

Morgan McKinley Pte Ltd

Greg Cazalis

EA License: 11C5502

Reg No: R1871051 (Cazalis Tabusalla Gregorio)

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Consultant | Project & Change
Singapore +65 6818 3159 | gcazalis@morganmckinley.com