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Project Manager Engineering

Company: US Cellular
Location: Schaumburg
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Project Manager Engineering - ENG001615

This Project Manager is responsible for the management of a variety of projects within Engineering. Using a professional project management skill set, the project manager will handle scope, schedule, budget and quality for projects such as large scale multi-functional projects and new cell-site construction, which deploy new technology as well as construction of mobile telephone switching offices (MTSOs)!

  • Run site construction and connectivity, ensuring appropriate distribution of workload across the construction process. Including Site Acquisition activities, lease negotiation, public relations, zoning, permitting, and planning activities necessary to start cell site construction.
  • Responsible for handling capital & expense budgets including forecasting, cost to complete, and budget management facilitation associated w/all assigned projects. Lead multi-functional projects (large scale) from initiation to closure in the areas of new technology deployment, MTSO infrastructure upgrades and cell site conversions.
  • Ensure that planned site modifications (microwave overbuilds, tower analysis, channel adds, sectorizations, etc.) are completed to grow network, improve network reliability and/or quality. Responsible for running capital and expense budgets associated with all/any assigned projects. Ensure all regulatory and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance before and after projects are completed.
  • Handle external vendors and resources including general contractors and other contractors as appropriate including site development firm, NEPA (National Environment Policy Act)/SHPO (State Historical Preservation Office) vendors, RAN Vendors, tower crews, deployment vendors, etc. Support fellow team members and multi-functional groups. Help drive the Dynamic Organization culture!


5 years of Project Management experience and Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience required. Prior experience in the construction of communication networks is helpful.

Excellent oral and written communication skills. And good presentation skills required. Ability to work in a competitive, fast environment with multiple priorities. Travel Required

Project Management certification preferred (PMP). Prior experience with zoning and planning preferred.

Job : Engineering

Location(s) : Illinois-SCHAUMBURG_IL

U.S. Cellular® is an EEO employer and gives consideration to qualified applicants without regard to race/color/age/religion/sex/sexual orientation/gender identity/national origin/disability/veteran status, pregnancy or genetic information.

Keywords: US Cellular, Schaumburg , Project Manager Engineering, Other , Schaumburg, Illinois

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