Assistant Director, Carrier Relations - Washington, DC or Denver, CO


Cogent Communications is a multinational, Tier 1 facilities-based ISP, consistently ranked as one of the top five networks in the world and is publicly traded on the NASDAQ Stock Market under the ticker symbol CCOI. Cogent specializes in providing businesses with high speed Internet access, Ethernet transport, and Colocation services. Cogent's facilities-based, all-optical IP network backbone provides IP services in over 204 markets located in North America and Europe. Since its inception, Cogent has unleashed the benefits of IP technology, building one of the largest and highest capacity IP networks in the world. This network enables Cogent to offer large bandwidth connections at highly competitive prices. Cogent also offers superior customer support by virtue of its end-to-end control of service delivery and network monitoring. Cogent offers a competitive salary, full benefits package that takes effect within 30 days of employment, matching 401k and stock options.

Cogent Off-net opportunities, like our network, span the globe and requires a seasoned professional to keep the big picture in focus. You will lead the off-net quoting team, project management team and internal system upgrades within the United States and Canada related to off-net quoting. The position is based out of our Washington DC Headquarters or Denver, CO and will report directly to Director, Carrier Relations for North America.


This position is responsible for leading complex, multi-disciplinary projects in a high-paced environment. You will own, plan and execute large system enhancements related to our 3rd party vendors and off-net network. This includes managing project schedules, pricing/terms, capacity, identifying risks and clearly communicating goals and outcomes. Your work spans multiple internal and external parties, and it is your job to keep all the players coordinated. Communication and records will play a large role in unification of all partners.

By drawing on a broad set of technical and business experiences, you will establish cross-functional collaboration, develop and execute strategies, oversee internal migration projects, manage quoting and contracting activities. Your leadership across many domains will culminate in the expansion of Cogent’s off-net sales and increased savings.


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Cogent Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer.