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VSAT Project Manager - Palm Bay, FL

      Globe Wireless is the world’s leading provider of total-solutions, in the field of communications, operational and IT solutions, to the maritime industry; serving over 550 ship operators and over 8,000 ships from offices in 13 countries around the world.  The Globe Wireless VSAT Product is the company’s most comprehensive bundle of services, encompassing the majority of Globe’s products into a fully-integrated, turn-key shipboard solution.  It is the VSAT Project Manager’s responsibility to coordinate the design, integration, logistics and implementation of this product, on a global scale.

Critical Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
 ·         4-5 years working experience shipboard integrated solutions and Satellite Networks (Ku, Ka, C and L-Band)
·         Demonstrated familiarity with VoIP telephony, VPN tunnels, security and firewalls, network design and various IP traffic protocols
·         Strong oral and written communication skills are a must
·         PMP Certification
Major Duties and Responsibilities
  • Build effective working relationships with Sales and Engineering teams for the development of innovative proposals and comprehensive responses to RFQs and RFPs
  • Establish project management documentation, processes and procedures which streamline data flow between all concerned departments while coordinating projects from kick-off, through customer acceptance, to close-out.
  • Engage the customer and corresponding sales teams as necessary to gather and obtain project-specific requirements and information
  • Ensure that systems are engineered to meet the specific needs and requests, as specified by the customer
  • Coordinate with Engineering for the development and delivery of project drawings and documentation
  • Document and coordinate the implementation of: RF networks, multiple-VLAN-shipboard networks, Corporate VPNs, VoIP, WAN, LAN, WiFi and GSM systems
  • Drive, track and coordinate global efforts, across multiple departments, in fleet roll-outs and system deployments to meet project timelines and specifications
  • Maintain advanced knowledge of leading-edge technology in the maritime communications and stabilized-VSAT industries, including proficient knowledge of and ability to explain the differences between Ku, Ka, C and L-Band technologies.
  • Establish and maintain working relationships with hardware vendors, manufacturers and air-time providers to ensure availability and competitive pricing
  • Adhere to ISO9001 procedural protocols and standards while creating, modifying or updating Work Instructions, Installation Guides, Manufacturing Processes, User Guides/Manuals, Technical Reference Guides and/or Technical Bulletins
  • Provide clear and concise oral and written communication and explanations of technical topics and situations to Customers, Ship Officers and Sales Teams
  • Coordinate weekly interdepartmental project status meetings
Education, Experience, and Job Knowledge
 ·         Bachelor’s degree or equivalent education/experience is required

Submit qualifications and resume to:

HR@globewireless.com

Include salary history and requirements. EOE.