What you’ll be doing...

The Lead Technical Project Manager will be on the business side of the organization, yet support a team who liaises with IT on a daily basis, and are in need of technical expertise and input. The project management side of the role will focus on managing IT projects using the agile delivery methodology, as well as managing data cleanup activities. The technical side will involve supporting SharePoint development, VBA coding, and SQL query writing.

Candidate will be responsible for:

  • PMO: Project managing multiple IT projects at any given time
  • Interfacing with IT counterparts and speaking their lingo
  • Hosting project calls, touchpoints, solution reviews, user story demos, etc.
  • Defining user stories for IT, based on translating complicated requirements out of customer solicitations and RFPs, then opening those stories in Jira (or equivalent)
  • Understanding the entire system architecture in order to help IT brainstorm solutions to very complex challenges
  • Quickly understanding current business processes, then determining and implementing process improvements that align with system development
  • Performing testing of new development, and opening bugs as necessary
  • Preparing user guides for user communities, and answering questions from helpdesk personnel
  • Documenting lessons learned and other valuable information in knowledge sharing tools such as Confluence
  • Capturing and calculating business benefits, both quantitative and qualitative
  • Maintaining certain source documentation such as mapping documents and complex spreadsheets

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Associate’s degree or two or more years of work experience.
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Ability to read and understand system flow diagrams
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Expertise in Microsoft Office suite, especially Excel
  • Creative, analytical, organized, detail-oriented, team-focused, self-motivated and autonomous
  • An interest in learning and growing coding languages, DB designs, table structures, queries such as SQL, etc.

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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