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What you’ll be doing...

We are constantly innovating to bring the latest technologies to our customers and you can be part of this team. You will be responsible for building and maintaining America’s largest and most reliable cellular network. As a Project Manager in Wireless Construction, you will lead a wide range of internal and external partners and vendors to lead all aspects of construction and maintenance for a regional network of cell site projects. Your vital role will ensure that these multi-stakeholder, complex projects are delivered on time, to specifications, and within budget.

  • Collaborating with partners to establish project designs, scope, deliverables and timelines.
  • Developing and maintaining detailed schedules for each project and actively running the scheduled tasks with outside vendors including major breakthroughs, action items, long lead purchases, and any other commitments that would impact the project timeline.
  • Analyzing implications of changes from the original schedule and taking required corrective actions to ensure the project stays on track.
  • Providing regular project status reports to management and the project team.
  • Coordinating and leading all aspects of the issuance of RFQs and the evaluation of responses, based on purchasing requirements, and providing detailed analysis and recommendations for the best candidates.
  • Holding regular scheduled meeting to review project status and gather updates, identify issues and gather impacted teams, internal and external, for resolution and communication on status and resolution to leadership.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience managing projects and process/program management experience.
  • Experience managing construction and general contractors.
  • Experience with budget tracking, cost estimation, and cost accounting of capital plans.
  • Knowledge of 5G, LTE and CDMA technologies.
  • A valid Driver’s License.
  • Willingness to travel up to 75%.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience with Inbuilding/oDAS/iDAS/Small Cell solutions.
  • A degree.
  • Nokia, DC plant design, and general construction knowledge.
  • Knowledge of fiber installation and standards.
  • Experience in telecommunications / data networking or wireless industry.
  • Experience and certification on DAS OEM platforms such as Corning, Commscope, Teko/JMA, SpiderCloud, and Nokia MBI.
  • Knowledge of xPress bid, PeopleSoft, FUZE.
  • Experience with NYC DoITT, ConEd and PSEG attachment processes.
  • Experience using Microsoft Office: Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Adobe, Ibwave.

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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. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.

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