CONTRACT - 6 Months - Vendor Delivery Manager
Our client is looking for Vendor Deliivery Manager based in Cambridge!
The VDM will be responsible for the delivery of dark fiber, bulk fiber, leased wavelength and associated cross connects. The role will be to plan, facilitate and manage deployment of new fiber services in their assigned region, Americas, Asia, or Europe.
* Serve as the primary vendor contact for the delivery of long haul dark fiber, leased wavelengths, circuit adds, moves, changes and disconnects. * Proficient in the reading & understanding of dark fiber and other service contracts, with the ability to act on the terms set out within the contract. * The ability to drive vendors to remediate non-compliant/out of specification delivered fiber. * Demonstrated organizational project tracking, communications & time management skills. * Good understanding of interconnectivity requirements within carrier hotels. Knowledge of fiber characterization, fiber types, physical interfaces, connector types. * Understanding of industry fiber cleaning procedures, radius bend and fiber running procedures, with knowledge of OTDR traces, optical insertion loss, & splicing. * Proficient with laptop and window applications, managing multiple spreadsheets & documents. MS projects useful but not essential. * Good telecommunication background, Fiber, DWDM, SDH, AC/DC Power, Site survey, Co-location, carrier hotels, meet me rooms. * Communication of target completion dates.
Skills and Qualifications
* Bachelor's Degree in a technical discipline or 5 years in a telecom related field. * Minimum of 3 -5 years of technology related project management experience. * Knowledge of Dark Fiber and Lit circuit delivery. * Negotiation, project management, leadership, planning and time management skills. * PRINCE 2 or any project management accreditation, and telecoms technical qualifications, specifically involving fiber
For more information, feel free to get in touch with Alice on 0203 328 7700