Deloitte TS&A - Telecom Network Manager in Chicago, Illinois

Deloitte is one of the leading professional services organizations in the United States, specializing in audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services with clients in more than 20 industries. We provide powerful business solutions to some of the world s most well-known and respected companies, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 100.At Deloitte, you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you ll have the chance to give back to your community, make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diversity and inclusion initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. Our commitment to individual choice lets you customize aspects of your career path, your educational opportunities and your benefits. And our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business and your clients will be heard.Telecom Networking - Manager Today s chief financial officers (CFOs) and financial executives are being asked to improve business performance and shareholder value, along with operational effectiveness and efficiency. Deloitte Telecom Networking Managers help clients delineate strategy and vision, design and implement process and systems which align with business objectives, having a measurable impact on growth. Do you want to be a part of a team that transforms the business landscape for its clients? Do you want to be on the winning team that drives transformation, improves productivity and streamlines business operations? Do you feel your skills surpass those of your peers and colleagues? If your answer is yes to all of these questions, it s very nice to meet you and we want to hear from you immediately! Work You ll DoOur practitioners work in integrated project teams on a range of projects covering the entire lifecycle from planning through to design, development and the deployment of solutions. These project teams will often include specialists from other technical disciplines from within the consulting practice and from our clients. A focus on team work is therefore critical. For our clients, our Telecom Networking Managers reduce cost and support innovation at the enterprise level by managing business requirements and leading the functional design, prototyping and process design stages of Telecom Networking implementations. Responsibilities will include:Leading project teams to cover the entire lifecycle from planning through to design, development and the deployment of solutions.Establish quality standards and vendor training requirementsDefine standards for trouble ticket handling and SLAs and define and manage probe and analysis tools requirementsIdentify existing processes and tools used in the field and by centralized operations teams for issue identification, troubleshooting, repair and change managementImplement process and technology improvements to increase operational and organizational efficiencyManage and amend vendor relationships and processesFacilitate issue resolution across marketsProvide strategic technology advice to Company X s carrier and facilities based clientsLead Operations component of engagements focused on convergence solution design, implementation and optimization needed to help Company X s clients migrate across 2G, 3G and 4G (LTE), Fixed technologiesContribute pro-actively with the business and solutions consulting teams during the pre-sales phasesAssist with the creation of customer proposals which lead to the selection of Company X for client projectsWork in close collaboration with multiple stakeholders in the identification of deployment, organizational and/or procedural issues and bring about swift and effective solutions The TeamCombined with the right talent, technology holds the key to many complex business challenges. Many businesses rely on solutions like Telecom Networking to achieve important business goals. At Deloitte Consulting LLP, we possess deep industry and functional knowledge of Telecom Networking and technology. We help our clients implement solutions to address the growth of connected devices, mobile consumption trends, next generation enterprise demands and digital transformation.Learn more about our Telecom practice. Telecommunications Services and SolutionsBusiness evolution and strategic flexibilityMerger integration strategies including operation integration, PMO, and cost reductionNetwork Planning and Engineering (NP&E), and Network Operations transformationEnd user and Service Assurance platform and process design and implementationStrategic sourcing and supplier relationship managementProduct lifecycle managementContact center and customer relationship managementInformation technology strategies, IT cost reduction, business intelligence and application outsourcing advisory services QualificationsRequired:10 years of wireline/wireless, top tier National Carrier and/or OEM experienceAt least 6 years experience in SDN/NFV architecture solutionsStrong Cloud and Network Architectural experience in areas of applications, virtualization, network and security with Software Defined Network(SDN)/Network Function Virtualization(NFV) working experience; preferably a blend of data networking, cloud virtualization, and data security technologies.5 years project leadership with the integration of LTE into pre-existing networksDemonstrated history of identifying and resolving a wide range of network issues in imaginative and practical ways, as well as exercising good judgment in selecting methods and techniques to obtain solutionsExperience with design and implementation of efficient operational processes for service/resource performance and quality managementExperience in understanding Wireless (LTE, 4G/3G/2G, Wi-Fi) and IPTV & Wireline (FTTx, DOCSIS 3.x) network technologies and its effect network operations tools and processesExperience in performance management principles for wireless/wireline networks based on industry standards like eTOM/TAM/ITILv3 and working knowledge of the FCAPS (fault, configuration, accounting, performance, security) modelFamiliarity with performance management tools and features required for effective network operationsWork with cross-functional teams to develop the strategy to identify Operations related client needs/issues and develop the detailed work plans, procedures and schedules to ensure timely and efficient implementationSales familiarity and comfort provide end to end LTE/CDMA solutioning expertise to assist in sales of new networks and optimization of existing networks to improve quality of service (QoS) and customer quality of experience (QoE)Advance working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite including Microsoft Project and VisioStrong project management experience and a commitment to quality and cost consciousnessA willingness to travel 80 - 100% of the time (Monday Thursday/Friday) How you ll growAt Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. Our team has deep industry and functional knowledge of telecom networking and technology. We can help you develop your tool belt and build your career in ways you probably never even knew existed. For you, leadership, core competency and consulting capability development are priority one here at Deloitte so we make sure you have the personal hands-on direction from the leadership team and Deloitte University to make sure your skills are developed on all fronts. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center. BenefitsAt Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits.Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you. Deloitte s cultureOur positive and supportive culture encourages our people to do their best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them to be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and are continuously looking for new ways to maintain a culture where our people excel and lead healthy, happy lives. Learn more about Life at Deloitte. Corporate citizenshipDeloitte is led by a purpose: to make an impact that matters. This purpose defines who we are and extends to relationships with our clients, our people and our communities. We believe that business has the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities. 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