What you’ll be doing...

The Territory Project Management Organization is responsible for the successful completion of all network initiatives in partnership with the submarkets and all Verizon business units. This to be achieved by clearly identifying the value proposition, the how to support, and the elimination of bureaucracy.

The role requires the ability to lead in a fast paced environment, to interact with Executives easily, have excellent communication skills and detailed knowledge of the Verizon network, the processes and policies.

Some of the key programs included but not limited to are:

  • INOM(Improve network Operating Model) Transformation Initiatives
  • MSC Consolidations
  • LTE Advance Calling Enhancements
  • SDN
  • Ericsson & Cisco SON
  • CDMAless
  • Applicable dotted line support initiatives
  • Unlimited Data Network support Initiatives
  • Fixed Wireless Broadband (5G) Trials

Principal responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Provide project management leadership to ensure project deadlines and milestones are met.
  • Communicate progress; manage risk contingencies and market expectations.
  • Effectively manage and handle multiple priorities in a highly changing, fast paced business environment.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or six or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Business or Finance
  • Five or more years of combined experience in the areas of managing, designing and/or maintaining wireless telecommunications networks.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead in a technical and fast paced environment.
  • Working knowledge of RF and switch architectures, transport (facility), and intelligent network architecture planning.
  • Proven ability to manage large number of multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with all Verizon business units, vendors, and internal engineering teams to facilitate completion of projects utilizing cost, time and scope constraints.
  • Effective interpersonal skills with negotiation and conflict resolution.
  • Demonstrated capability of handling multiple priorities in a highly changing environment.
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from PMI desired.
  • Advanced degree Masters in Engineering or MBA desired
  • Project experience with Cisco, Alcatel Lucent, Ericsson Core and Transport IC infrastructure plus
  • Project experience TCP/IP and Cisco equipment a plus
  • Working knowledge of general office application software: MS Word, Excel, Power point, and Project.
  • Well organized and able to work under time pressure.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and daily goals.
  • Ability to work independently with accuracy and attention to detail.

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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