DISH is transforming the future of connectivity. We’re doing it by building the country’s first virtualized, standalone 5G wireless network from scratch. The foundation of a connected world, it’s a network free of the limitations of the past, and flexible enough to satisfy all the social, economic and transformative needs of the changing world.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
DISH Wireless is seeking a Senior Program Manager to lead activity with MLA asset partners for our nationwide 5G wireless network deployment. This position will be responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with strategic real estate asset providers. This position will work closely with our headquarters leadership team and market deployment teams to ensure all stakeholders understand the master lease agreements, associated processes, rates, etc… This role will require some travel.
Day-to-day job responsibilities:
A successful Program Manager will have a strong understanding of network deployment activities and industry structure. The ability to lead initiatives while identifying and resolving issues that are limiting or blocking productivity. Experience negotiating complex agreements with the ability to foresee potential areas of subjectivity and contention. Expert listening skills with the ability to quickly understand objectives and immediately develop and initiate an appropriate action plan. Influential with the ability to motivate others to action and foster buy-in from multiple stakeholders.
Skills, Experience and Requirements
BA/BS degree, or equivalent combination of education and experience
5-7 years or more of telecom industry experience or program management experience required
Previous experience with successful management of macro site builds in a greenfield environment preferred
Demonstrated expertise with master lease agreements & tier 1 tower companies
Previous experience managing vendor/partner relationships
Knowledge of site development processes from candidate selection thru leasing, zoning & permitting, to construction, installation & testing, and project closeout
Previous experience with budget management
Strong problem-solving skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Compensation and Benefits
We also offer versatile health perks, including flexible spending accounts, HSA, a 401(k) Plan with company match, ESPP, career opportunities, and a flexible time away plan; all benefits can be viewed here: DISH Benefits.
The base pay range shown is a guideline. Individual total compensation will vary based on factors such as qualifications, skill level, and competencies; compensation is based on the role's location and is subject to change based on work location. Candidates need to successfully complete a pre-employment screen, which may include a drug test and DMV check.
On-ramping/Off-ramping parental leave
Unconscious bias training
Remote work policy
Part time policy
Short term disability
Our adventure began by changing the way people watched TV, bringing DISH to where big cable wouldn’t: rural America. Since then, we have reinvented ourselves and our own industry with Sling TV to give millions of consumers more choice in entertainment. Today, we’ve officially entered the consumer wireless industry as the fourth largest wireless provider with our acquisitions of Boost Mobile, Ting Mobile ...