What you’ll be doing...

The Program Management Office (PMO) for Southern California is the governing organization for oversight and control points for programs that drive our Network’s growth and reliability. This is a unique opportunity to be a part of an established team, working in a fast-paced and evolving environment.

  • Work in conjunction with internal business partners (including RF, Real Estate, Regulatory, Implementation, Network Assurance and System Performance) to deliver and implement POR goals.
  • Provide governance and drive direction of multiple cross-organizational work streams on which the success of network programs is dependent.
  • Impact individual project completion by applying sound engineering discipline and by working closely with vendors, turn-keys, internal suppliers, and taking into consideration cost, time frame and deployment options.
  • Manage end-to-end programs and efficiencies, across all network technology, product, operations and functional support organizations.
  • Establish delivery of reporting and quality dashboards that detail cycle times and identify bottlenecks.
  • Be a catalyst for change and efficiency as we improve or leverage existing processes.

What we’re looking for...

You have network engineering/operations experience and can use that experience to efficiently partner with our engineering teams. Be able to provide leadership and establish the trust of coworkers.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bacelor’s degree or four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Project planning and time management skills.
  • Knowledge and experience with the full suite of Microsoft Office, including Microsoft Project, VLookup and Pivot Table knowledge.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor'sin Engineering, Computer Science, Business and/or Finance.
  • Master's
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification.
  • Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt Certification.
  • Ability to influence organizational direction and departmental initiatives working with all leadership levels.
  • Strategic thinking skills, and ability to create actionable plans by working cross-functionally with technical and business partners and senior stakeholders.
  • Leadership experience of project accomplishments including successful project/program launches and conclusions.
  • Subject matter expertise in Telecom technologies.
  • Subject matter expertise in Real Estate, Construction, RF Design, System Performance, or Network Assurance experience.
  • Knowledge of wireless and wireline organizations.

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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