What you’ll be doing...

It is well known that Verizon is one of the world leaders in Wireless and Telecommunication services. But did you know Verizon is also now being cited as a market leader in managed cyber security services? Currently we have more than 500 managed cyber security customers in an ever-growing market. Verizon helps provide cyber security solutions to customers to improve their operational maturity and reduce information security risks. We are seeking a Junior Security Project Manager to bring our strategic plans to life through creativity, emerging technologies, and leading solutions. If you are driven by innovation and want to be part of an amazing team, join us. The Junior Security Project Manager will assist all Cyber Defense Project Managers globally with project administration, monitoring and reporting.

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.
  • Experience managing projects (including international projects).
  • Experience managing remotely and leveraging resources across multiple business and technical silos.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • A Bachelor’s degree, preferably in a cyber security-related field.
  • Experience managing clients and teams.
  • Experience managing security projects, including:
    • Identity and access management.
    • Threat and vulnerability assessment projects (application/mobile/physical).
    • Governance projects.
    • Penetration testing.
    • Security device install/configuration/management.
  • Experience working with external clients in a professional services capacity, preferably within a consultative role.
  • Project management certification (e.g., PMP, PRINCE2, CSM).
  • ITIL V3 Foundation certification.
  • Strong detail orientation taking an organized and structured approach to work.
  • The ability to remain composed in challenging and high-pressure situations.
  • The ability to thrive in dynamic, fast-paced environments.
  • The ability to operate effectively with little supervision.
  • Skill in adapting one’s work approach quickly and effectively.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • The ability to drive business results forward and push forward through obstacles.
  • Skill in Microsoft Office suite (e.g., Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Strong analytics and report building skills.
  • Willingness to work outside of traditional business hours at times.
  • The ability to travel occasionally.

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.