Join Verizon as we continue to expand our industry-leading network to improve the ways people, businesses, and things connect. Verizon is positioned to lead the “Fourth Industrial Revolution” (4IR) with the emergence of technologies like our best-in-class 5G network and the Internet of Things (IoT) to impact a wide variety of industries such as healthcare, education, manufacturing, public safety, government, and many others. We are in the midst of historic breakthroughs in connectivity and mobility to blend the physical and the digital through cutting-edge technologies such as virtual reality, augmented reality, artificial intelligence, autonomous vehicles, nanotechnologies, 3D printing, wearables, and advanced robotics. As part of this team, you will play a critical role in our network transformation through building a unified network across all lines of business and maintaining the technology that keeps millions of our customers connected.
As a Project Manager in Wireless Transport, you will manage a variety of internal and external partners and vendors to coordinate the fiber delivery of all Wireless solutions within the NorCal/Nevada Sub-Market.
Serving as the primary liaison between Verizon Wireless teams (Transport/RF/Real Estate) and Verizon Business OneFiber teams.
Ensuring that these multi-stakeholder, complex projects are delivered in a timely manner to meet both monthly and annual POR targets.
Maintaining the accuracy of data input across multiple tools to ensure Wireless and OneFiber teams are in sync with POR initiatives.
Collaborating with stakeholders to establish project designs, scope, deliverables and timelines.
Analyzing implications of changes from the original schedule and taking required corrective actions to ensure the project stays on track.
Providing regular project status reports to management and the project team.
What we’re looking for...
You enjoy managing complex, large-scale projects impacting a large variety of stakeholders, both internal and external. You have a keen eye for detail, but NEVER lose sight of the big picture. Being results-driven and well-organized, you are adept at identifying potential project roadblocks and developing mitigation strategies. Excellent communication and team building skills enable you to negotiate with internal and external partners to ensure nothing gets in the way of success. You thrive in a fast-paced, high demand environment, making effective decisions quickly, and juggling competing priorities with ease. You are a self-starter and proven motivator of others.
You'll need to have:
Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
Threeor more years of relevant work experience.
Experience driving automation initiatives and process improvements.
Experience managing projects and process/program management experience.
Experience with project management tools and reporting.
A valid Driver's license.
Even better if you have:
A degree in Telecommunications, Computer Science or Electronics.
Strong skillset in data tools and relational databases.
Experience with Ericsson/Nokia equipment.
Knowledge of fiber installation and standards.
Experience in telecommunications / data networking or wireless industry.
A PMP certification.
Experience with FUZE, XNG/Granite, Tableau.
When you join Verizon
Verizon is a leading provider of technology, communications, information and entertainment products, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our ambition and united in our shared purpose to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.
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