What you’ll be doing...

Network Implementation (NI) project managers are responsible for end-to-end implementation of network infrastructure initiatives as it relates to new platform, product and service deployments working with all organizations within Network. Cross functional work is also required to collaborate with other business teams.

NI project managers are expected to leverage the agile framework to manage with leadership qualities to effectively direct deployment activities for the integration and commercial success of new products and services. This includes creation and maintaining product backlogs, establishing milestone, timelines and direction, aligning people with determination, and willingness to take action and follow through.

The position will be focused on (not limited to) 5G projects.

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.
  • Willingness to travel up to approximately 25% of the time.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, finance, computer science, engineering or equivalent.
  • PMI or Project management certification and/or Advance degree.
  • Experience in leadership roles in technology management.
  • Five or more years of experience in Wireless/Cellular/Telecom technologies.
  • Three or more years of experience in managing large cross-functional or enterprise-wide projects.
  • Knowledge of agile methodologies as it relates to project management.
  • Excellent verbal, written, analytical and communication skills.
  • Ability to influence organizational direction and departmental initiatives.
  • Leadership, problem solving and negotiation skills.
  • Experience using Confluence and JIRA applications.
  • Experienceusing the full suite of Microsoft Office.
  • Experience in project execution.
  • Knowledge to understand a project’s technical breadth (e.g. call flow, billing, provisioning, operations, etc.).
  • Knowledge with a variety of network concepts, best practices, and procedures.

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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