What you’ll be doing...

  • Gather program requirements, define project plans & timelines, drive multiple cross-functional teams through management and support to deliver Infrastructure and Network Modernization and System Consolidation initiatives
  • Assemble and influence cross-discipline virtual teams for successfully delivering key business programs
  • Drive requirements and understand and track dependencies across multiple sub-projects or cross-group projects
  • Manage prioritization and backlog of feature/work items, perform work decomposition, conduct scoping estimates, etc.,
  • Run triage/scrum meetings, create schedules to track; Keep large & diverse groups informed of progress/issues/obstacles and mitigation plans for successfully delivering the business programs
  • Possess excellent technical, problem-solving, and communication skills - Able to regularly communicate with stakeholders on progress, risks, and mitigations
  • Drive to get things done rather than being just a policy maker/spokesperson/reporting function
  • Ensure the programs are managed as per processes and methodologies aligned to global standards and are executed on budget and on time

What we’re looking for...

  • 3+ years of prior experience in a Program Management role
  • Proven experience in gathering, analyzing and defining business and functional requirements; Creating project plans, executing them successfully with an understanding of risks and mitigations other factors and reporting out appropriately
  • Results oriented with a strong delivery focus and ability to work independently and collaboratively with global cross-functional teams
  • Understanding of SDLC methodologies, Agile, SCRUM, Waterfall
  • Familiarity with the SAFE framework
  • Education in a related technical field (e.g. computer science, engineering, networking) preferred
  • PMP and/or MBA preferred

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.