What you’ll be doing...

We’re investing in our network to improve the way we live, work, and communicate. Our fiber infrastructure will be critical for all our future network transformation objectives including new products such as IoT, 5G, and future smart cities. As an OSP planner, you will help build one network engineered for growth for all lines of business.

You will be managing all aspects of OSP fiber planning in the Washington D.C. area. You will be preparing the overall fiber route planning for all service types.

  • Driving complex projects and programs to achieve targeted and measured business goals and key objectives.
  • Planning and Designing additions, upgrades, repairs and enhancements.
  • Selecting and pricing solutions based on the most effective, efficient, and timely design
  • Developing and implementing corrective action plans to mitigate impact to project schedules and overall business objectives.
  • Maintaining excellent communication with functional team members, direct management, and external customers to ensure early identification of issues and timely reporting of status.

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 outside plant work experience.
  • A valid driver’s license.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Technical or project management experience.
  • Knowledge of PC and software applications (e.g., Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office suite).
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong organizational skills and demonstrated ability to manage multiple, often conflicting priorities to successful completion.
  • Experience making independent decisions based on policies, practices, and project requirements.
  • Engineering, Planning, and/or Operations knowledge, especially with Local and Long-Haul Telecommunications networks.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to make network design decisions based on recommended Engineering Guidelines and design criteria.
  • Skill in negotiating.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences,including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.