Internship Opportunity (Project Specialist) at Cisco, Bangalore.

About the Organisation

Cisco Systems, Inc. is an American multinational technology conglomerate headquartered in San Jose, California, in the center of Silicon Valley. Cisco develops, manufactures and sells networking hardware, software, telecommunications equipment and other high-technology services and products.

About the Competition/Event/Opportunity

Applications are invited for the Internship Opportunity (Project Specialist) at Cisco, Bangalore.

What you’ll do?

Accountability for revenue and gross margin achievement on customer-funded projects, monitoring the expenditures and costs against delivered and realized benefits as the projects progress

Plan, specify and maintain projects in line with the strategic plan/roadmap

Plan and monitor project execution, managing risks and resolving issues as appropriate to ensure projects are executed within the agreed schedule, cost and performance

Work closely with and provide support to the relevant stakeholders

Ensure those project deliverables are to the appropriate levels of quality, on schedule, within budget, and in accordance with the project plans

Manage third party contributions to the projects as appropriate

Manage Cisco India customers facing project/s from start to completion including the resolution of project issues.

Create project schedule and project management plan with financial, resource and material requirements

Ensure project deliverables are to the appropriate levels of quality, on schedule, within budget, and in accordance with the project plans

Manage the expenditures and costs against delivered and realized benefits as the project/s progress.

Resolving issues as appropriate to ensure projects are executed within the agreed schedule, cost and performance

Excellent written and verbal communications skills.

Identify risks and deploying risk avoidance strategies and mitigation actions as appropriate

Oversees project staff including project engineers, vendors, partners and subcontractors. Work closely with and provide support to the relevant stakeholder. 

Eligibility/Prerequisites

Recent graduate or on your final year of studies towards a bachelor’s or master’s degree in Business, Management, Finance, Math, Accounting, Information Systems or related field from an accredited institution before the program start date

Minimum of a 7.0 CGPA or equivalent

This requirement is only for 2022 passout only

Excellent analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills

High levels of customer orientation and service excellence

Efficient collaboration skills with internal/external customers and cross-functional teams

Excellent communication skills, “Can do” attitude, proactive engagement, solutions seeking & team player in the global environment

Good time management skills and the ability to prioritize work capacity

Important Dates

As soon as possible.

Registration Process

https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/about/careers/working-at-cisco/students-and-new-graduate-programs.html#~stickynav=2

Benefits/Prizes/Perks

Internship.

Contact details for more information

https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/about/careers/working-at-cisco/students-and-new-graduate-programs.html#~stickynav=2