What you’ll be doing...

This particular position will interface with the Network Transformation Program Management Team, Switch & Central Office Engineering Staff & Planning, COEI, Operations & Outside Plant Planning/Engineering in an effort to reduce and simplify our network and the associated network build and modernization as we transform from copper based to a fiber based network.

  • Aid in the project management of new equipment build in the Central Office to support line/DS0 and T1 migrations from copper to fiber and the TDM Switch collapse to an IP Softswitch (CS2K/C20) plans.

  • Orchestrating a fluid and smooth process that can be repeatable and streamlined.

  • Tracking monitor and update various systems as the network is transformed and report on status, progress and issues.

  • Utilizing Central Office and IOF engineering and design to ensure all working services are maintained and fully transitioned onto the more efficient fiber network.

  • Working hand in hand with Outside Plant, local central office engineering teams, TCP, TPM, Tier 2, COEI, and vendor installation teams and switch cutover team.

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.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Technical knowledge of copper circuit requirements for voice and data product’s on the copper network
  • Experience with IOF and COE equipment including and not limited to OLT’s, DLC’s, Switching and associated provisioning
  • Familiarity with BERT process, SWITCH, TIRKS, iVAPP, CCP and BDMS.
  • Ability to interface with Tier 2, OCO and any other End to End testing groups.
  • Financial, business case, and operations review experience
  • Strong strategic planning and execution skills. A demonstrative change agent.
  • Expertise in Excel (vlookup and pivot tables) and or Microsoft Access functionality.
  • Strong leadership, management, and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong project management, presentation written, and oral communication skills.
  • Project management certification.

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.

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