What you’ll be doing...

We are looking for a Senior Project Manager to join the Global Technology Solutions Team. The Project Manager is responsible for performing high-level activities (e.g. client requirements collection/analysis, systems design etc.) related to all phases of the systems life cycle. The incumbent acts independently, and provides technical leadership and/or business-related subject matter expertise. The incumbent is also responsible for evaluating and developing reliable and efficient automated solutions to fulfill small to large business requirements.

  • Works as a team member and provides technical leadership and/or business-related subject matter expertise on programs of varying complexity.
  • Responsible for producing high quality deliverables in a timely fashion.
  • Performs technical evaluation of products. Occasionally develops systems-related standards and procedures.
  • Performs program management/Scrum Master activities such as chartering, road mapping, user story grooming, iteration planning and retrospectives as well as implementation activities.
  • Responsible for analyzing and proactively managing problems and making decisions that impact overall system (s) and program (s) while acting independently.
  • Evaluates, develops and implements systems solutions to effectively fulfill business requirements.
  • Ensures systems implementations occur in accordance with established Change Control procedures.
  • Provides quality customer service.
  • Proactively communicates status reports and issues to manager.
  • Expected to lead a single Scrum team focused on delivery and execution.
  • Successfully completes all relevant technical and professional training programs in accordance with Performance Agreement goals and objectives.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Project management experience.
  • Willingness to travel upto 25%

Even better if you have:

  • A degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Marketing, Business Administration or related discipline.
  • Technical project experience on enterprise impacting projects.
  • Experience applying Agile project methodology concepts.
  • Knowledge of project management concepts.
  • Strong Decision-making and leadership abilities.
  • Excellent organizational and problem solving abilities.
  • Ability to handle multiple complex projects simultaneously.
  • Knowledge of wireless telecom business practices, including accounting, finance, revenue assurance, taxation, billing, customer care, legal, device management and network operations.
  • PMP certification.
  • Excellent Technical (e.g., systems design) and/or analytical skills.
  • Experience in PC, including desktop applications competency (e.g., Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, e-mail, Google tools like Sheets, Docs and Slides, etc.)
  • Business knowledge and interpersonal skills.
  • SCRUM Master Certified.
  • Working knowledge of JIRA and Clarity.

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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