Project Manager

  • Location:
    Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Area of Interest
    Project or Program Management
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    *None, Software Development, Testing
  • Job Id

Project Manager

What You’ll Do

Cisco Services helps customers achieve outcomes with today's latest technology trends and network-centric solutions.  In this role, you’ll be responsible for leading and managing Cisco Advanced Services projects and solutions delivering the business outcome to Cisco clients.

The projects will includes design, build and implementation of leading edge technologies across portfolio of Cisco technologies.


Who You’ll Work With


Cisco Services is a fast paced, high impact environment where you will directly contribute to the success of Cisco's customers in deploying and utilizing the latest solutions that influence the human network. The Cisco Services Delivery team is a global organization charged with providing world class professional services to our customer base. Cisco Services Delivery team is in the vanguard of Advanced Technology implementation of Cisco leading edge technologies worldwide with some of the best technical experts in the industry.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Provide end-to-end Project Management
  • Create and execute project work plans
  • Meet changing needs and requirements
  • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently
  • Manage remote staff deliverables
  • Proactive, innovative and flexible approach
  • Identify resources needed and assign individual responsibilities
  • Manage day-to-day operational aspects of a project and scope
  • Review deliverables prepared by team before passing to customer
  • Effectively apply Cisco methodology and enforces project standards
  • Prepare for engagement reviews and quality assurance procedures
  • Minimise exposure and risk on project
  • Ensure project documents are complete, current, and stored appropriately
  • Provide clear communication within the project team and to the businesses
  • Effectively communicates relevant project information to Management.

Who You Are

This role is best suited to a self-motivated, driven individual with demonstrated track record in managing medium to large complex projects in a challenging and demanding environment.  You should possess:

  • Over 5 years of project management experience in the deployment of software solution in a complex environment
  • PMI PMP accreditation
  • Be well versed in core PMI competencies including time, cost and scope management, stakeholder, governance and communication management, risk management and quality management
  • Experience with software development and integration projects utilising international 3rd party companies preferred
  • Agile Project Management experience
  • Strong customer relations experience
  • Demonstrate flexibility and be a team player
  • A self-starter with a desire to achieve goals
  • Focus on delivering quality product to time and on budget
  • Ability to overcome major challenges and operate on a cross-functional, cross-organisational basis.
  • Melbourne based.

Why Cisco

We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren’t afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns.

We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers.

We Are Cisco.

We connect everything - people, process, data and things. We innovate everywhere to create fresh ideas and possibilities. We make a meaningful difference that will benefit everyone - our people, our customers and the world around us.

Our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns. But our edge doesn't come from technology. It comes from our people. We're looking for the kind of people who take smart risks, thrive in diverse environments, inspire their colleagues, and are committed to having an impact on the world. Whether you create technology solutions that redefine business or build connections that strengthen the community, you can make it happen at Cisco!