Project Manager I in Work From Home at Windstream

Date Posted: 11/18/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job ID:20003540

Windstream is considered an essential business and we are HIRING NOW. As our company responds to COVID-19, the safety and wellbeing of our employees, customers, partners and communities is our top priority.”


About the Role:


This position is primarily responsible for managing projects and work efforts for the IT Infrastructure organization but will also include IT Application and other company initiatives.

Projects can range from very small to enterprise level initiatives and will require planning and coordination of work efforts with the IT Infrastructure, IT Security, IT Application Development, Risk/Audit, and other business units that manage or use impacted systems.

Most projects will involve management of IT Infrastructure efforts for a given initiative. These projects will involve work effort from one or more of the following teams:  Server Hardware/OS, Helpdesk/Desktop, LDAP/AP/O365, Citrix, Call Center Technology, Production Delivery, Asset Management or Database.

The chosen candidate will need to communicate with the project sponsor, management and other necessary parties as to the status of specific projects.

The responsibilities of the Project Manager include, but are not limited to:

  • Establish project team, gaining appropriate representation from all affected groups
  • Work with team to define and manage project plans
  • Work with team to drive data gathering and gap identification/resolution
  • Track project risks and issues and drive risk/issue mitigation and/or resolution
  • Facilitate status and ad hoc meetings
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for project updates and status
  • Track project budget
  • Manage relationship with Business Owners and Project Sponsors
  • Manage third party vendor relationships as needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned


Job Requirements

OurBenefits:  

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance Plans 
  • Identify Theft, Legal, Auto & Home and Pet Insurance 
  • 401K Plan 
  • Health & Flexible Savings Account 
  • Life and AD&D, Spousal Life, Child Life Insurance Plans 
  • Educational Assistance Plan 

About US: 



Windstream Holdings, Inc., is aleading provider of advance network communications and technology solutions forconsumers, small businesses, enterprise organizations and carrier partnersacross the U.S. 


OurBenefits:  

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance Plans 
  • Identify Theft, Legal, Auto & Home and Pet Insurance 
  • 401K Plan 
  • Health & Flexible Savings Account 
  • Life and AD&D, Spousal Life, Child Life Insurance Plans 
  • Educational Assistance Plan 

About US: 



Windstream Holdings, Inc., is aleading provider of advance network communications and technology solutions forconsumers, small businesses, enterprise organizations and carrier partnersacross the U.S. 



EEO Statement: Windstream is an equal opportunity employer. At Windstream, we celebrate the authenticity and uniqueness of our people and their ideas. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability and veteran status. The diverse voices of our employees fuel our innovation and our inclusive culture. Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing.