Description: PDS Tech, Inc is seeking a candidate for the Deployment Project Manager position located in Menlo Park, CA. Please contact Lyle Brown @ 512-343-1519 or email resumes to email@example.com for immediate consideration.
The Deployment Project Manager is responsible for driving the full cycle of design, scheduling and deployment of IT Equipment in client's offices. This includes audio visual and video conferencing systems, printers, digital wayfinding, production events spaces, specialty demo spaces and more. The DPM partners with facilities and IT to ensure the effective deployment of innovative spaces that help drive collaboration and communication company wide. In addition, the project management component includes project leadership, planning, execution, control, financial responsibility and post-project review.
Leads the strategic design, procurement, deployment and commissioning of IT gear in office builds, including the verticals of: Video Conferencing, End-User IT equipment, Events production gear, Digital Wayfinding, and Specialized IT Systems
Attend design build meetings & work collaboratively across organizations.
Regularly measures and monitors project progress to identify variances. Make needed corrections, including design drawings, timelines, scope, and standards
Detailed financial tracking, including budget, Purchase Orders, Invoices and variances
Accountable for providing the Project Sponsor and stakeholders with a routine status of the Builds project, actively communicating technical issues and risks, and minimizing the impact of these issues and risk
Coordinates with Facilities, Engineering, and CorpNet on overall project timelines, dependencies, and risk/issues
Technical Design and Deployment:
Apply standards in determining the design, bill of materials, and drawings for new offices
Use drafting software to markup architectural drawings with electrical symbols
Consult with Design Engineering/SMEs for non-standard spaces
Engage with third party vendors for hardware procurement, scheduling, and integration
Project Manage onsite integration of IT equipment
Remove roadblocks for technicians on site during deployment
Perform testing and commissioning handovers with third party vendors
5 years of experience in managing multiple, complex, projects
3+ years of project management experience preferred
1 year of experience with CAD, Vectorworks or other drafting software
Budget and Cost management experience
Experience with construction drawings and schematics
Experience with typical office technologies; Cisco, Polycom, Clear One, Crestron, Bi-Amp, HP, etc.
Comprehensive understanding of audio & video signal flow
Basic understanding of networking
English( Speak, Read, Write )
Ability to work effectively across multiple teams in a time sensitive capacity
Self-motivated & highly adaptable, able to work autonomously