What you’ll be doing...

The Professional Services Project Manager will be responsible for the managing multiple concurrent projects focused on the delivery of Verizon Smart Communities and Venues (SCV/IoT) solutions including design, implementation, and handoff to support.

This team member’s role encompasses a wide range of responsibilities:

  • Project governance, financial tracking and analysis, partner contracting and management, application of standard project management processes and artifacts, risk management, process and methodology development and improvement.
  • Lead cross functional teams across multiple lines of business (including, but not limited to: Verizon Consumer, Verizon Business, and Verizon Media) to ensure a high quality delivery of municipal and commercial SCV deployments.
  • Work collaboratively in a dynamic, face-paced environment and be able to proactively seek creative solutions to complex problems.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Industry project management certification such as PMP or CAPM.
  • Experience in leading complex and concurrent projects.
  • Willingness to travel up to 25%.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree or MBA.
  • Four or more years of experience managing technical programs and projects.
  • Experience with the delivery of Internet of Things solutions in areas such as intelligent video, public safety, intelligent lighting, big data processing, etc.
  • Experience within Wireless / Technology, Product Management, and Media and Content.
  • Experience with public sector project delivery.
  • Technical industry certifications such as CCNA, JNCIA, etc.
  • Demonstrated interest in emerging technologies such as 5G, IoT, SDN, NFV, etc.
  • Ability to influence others and collaborate with various stakeholders.
  • Excellent organizational & communication skills and be able to work with a sense of urgency.
  • Ability to work effectively under extreme time constraints and deliver against critical deadlines.
  • Ability to work without direct supervision; able to take high level direction and proactively move a project or internal initiative from start to finish with minimal assistance.
  • Ability to perform a wide variety of organizational tasks and direct the work of others.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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