What you’ll be doing...

We are currently looking for a self-motivated, Professional Services candidate who is interested in the challenges of IT Security consulting with a particular focus on Project Management and process administration and implementation within a complex security infrastructure environment.

You will have excellent Project Management ability, ideally coming from experience working within the Government sector and have solid experience in process development, administration and workflow management.

  • Acting as expert consultant in the management of projects, including the functions of scope management, budget and cost management, quality control of deliverables, schedule, resource and communication management and competent risk and issue management.
  • Managing several projects at once, multi-tasking and managing your own time as well as project resources, according to project and customer requirements.
  • Developing detailed project schedules from high level, presales estimates.
  • Leading engineering resources assigned to project to ensure project outcomes are meet to schedule and in budget.
  • Working with Managed Services teams and ensure smooth transition and handover to operation support as part of implementation.
  • Managing complex implementation and testing activities in accordance with client maintenance/change windows.
  • Adhering to and enforcing Change Management procedures, drive creation and completion of successful changes.

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.
  • Three or more years of project experience on network and security infrastructure projects, in a structured project environment, delivering high complexity network and security infrastructure solutions.
  • Knowledge of the range of standards, guidelines, policies, and best practices affecting deployment of IT security technology.
  • Experience in developing and tracking project schedules (MS Project).
  • Experience in developing and writing quality management plan, acceptance test plans and implementation strategies.
  • Knowledge of ITIL processes.
  • Experience identifying and managing risks relating to project delivery including development of mitigation strategies.
  • Some travel interstate travel maybe required i.e. 25% or less.
  • Australian Security Clearance such as Baseline/ NV1.

Even better if you have:

  • Industry certification such as PMP, Prince2, Agile and/or ITIL.
  • Written and oral communications skills, be articulate in explanations, and communicate in a clear positive fashion with internal and external stakeholders, clients, and suppliers, covering highly complex solutions.
  • Ability to collect and analyze requirements in order to develop project Statements of Work (SOW) / Project Management Plans and schedules including understanding of scope, costs, resource requirements, timeframes and inter-relating project management functions.
  • Knowledge of Australian Federal Government Security Management Framework and Policies.
  • Knowledge of networking / secure gateway infrastructure in relevant products (eg. Cisco, Palo Alto, F5, VMware).
  • Communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills with an ability to develop professional relationships within internal/external stakeholders and partners (TPVs).
  • Documentation skills, ability to guide technical resources to develop quality project deliverables.
  • Problem solving skills including systematic troubleshooting approach when managing issues.
  • Experience managing in project teams (2-6 team members).
  • Ability to adapt communication to difference audiences (technical/non-technical – operational/managerial).

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.