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GIS Project Manager, Broadband Grant Office


Job detailsJob TypeFull-timeLocation1120 South Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28203+ Leaflet | OpenStreetMap contributorsBenefitsPulled from the full job descriptionPaid time offIndeed’s salary guideNot provided by employer$79.9K – $101K a year is Indeed’s estimated salary for this role in Charlotte, NC.Report inaccurate salaryFull Job Description
Company Description
At Brightspeed, we are reimagining how people live, work, play and connect by providing fast, reliable internet connections and an awesome customer experience in twenty states throughout the Midwest and South.
Backed by funds managed by Apollo Global Management, our vision is to accelerate the upgrade of copper to fiber optic technologies, bringing faster and more reliable internet service to many rural markets traditionally underserved by broadband providers, while delivering best-in-class customer experience.
Be a part of the team that will make this vision a reality.designing and building a world class fiber network and creating a customer experience second to none.
Check us out on the web!

Job Description
We have an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager to join our Broadband Grant Office, joining our growing legal team. As GIS Project Manager in the Broadband Grant Office, you will be responsible for working on legal and compliance issues associated with state and federal broadband grant programs, legislative and legal matters across our 20-state serving area. You will work closely with colleagues in the legal department and teams across the business in a highly collaborative environment as you implement, advise, and develop programs to assist with broadband grant programs. You will need experience in GIS, project/program management, data analysis, and the ability to define and implement groundbreaking ideas and work within a changing and fast-moving environment.
As GIS Project Manager, Broadband Grant Office, you will have the following responsibilities:

Develop GIS processes to assist with the broadband grant applications, challenges, and regulatory filings with the FCC and state PUCs
Provide operational and process support to the field operations, mass markets, network and customer services team supporting front line execution
Maintain the accuracy of GIS data across multiple data streams as they relate to Brightspeeds engineering infrastructure
Lead & identify new areas of opportunity for the business through geospatial analysis; lead all aspects of GIS development and data submission requirements for broadband grants
Serve as the GIS and technical liaison between Brightspeeds Broadband Grant Office and state broadband offices
Design and automate processes to assist with regulatory filings with the FCC and state PUCs
Work across various internal organizations to review potential process changes that may have performance-impacting results. Proactively assist those organizations to ensure changes do not result in the company being out of compliance with regulatory requirements.
Collaborate with development teams from Engineering and Operations to build and deploy Brightspeeds network through broadband grants


Bachelors degree and five years GIS experience in telecommunications
Proficiency in Alteryx, ESRI, and other GIS software
Exposure to FCC regulatory filings
Experience with operational and project management systems and applications within the network and communication industry
Proven track record of working with Government Affairs and Legal teams
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Customer-centric mindset
Excellent oral and written communications skills
Exceptional organization and problem-solving skills with the ability to articulate via written and oral communication


Experience working on broadband grants or other types of grant programs
Telecom/Cable/Internet Service Provider industry experience

Additional Information
We aspire to contemporary ways of working.
We are committed to being a leader in defining a new way to work because we recognize the changing mindset of today’s workforce. We are opening a new, state-of-the-art corporate HQ in Charlotte, NC and our current priority is to make it a truly vibrant destination by hiring talent in the greater Charlotte area who are interested in a hybrid remote/office work arrangement. As always, however, we are also open to providing sensible remote options to talent outside of the Charlotte area. Why? Because our purpose is to reimagine how people work, learn, play and connect!
We offer competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits.
Our benefits and paid time off programs reflect our underlying belief in promoting overall wellness through physical, emotional and financial health. We are committed to building a team as diverse as the customers we serve.
Diversity, equity and inclusion are at the center of our grounding belief in Being Real.
When we bring our authentic selves to work, everyone is better as a result. A diverse team helps us be fierce advocates for more accessible, inclusive and high-quality internet, because we believe doing so promotes equity in the communities we serve.
Brightspeed is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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