When you join Verizon

Verizon is a leading provider of technology, communications, information and entertainment products, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our ambition and united in our shared purpose to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.

What you’ll be doing...

You will be part of Artificial Intelligence and Data Organization (AI&D) which supports ensuring the development to deliver Data Enablement on Enterprise Data Warehouse for data-driven solutions. You will play a critical part in enabling key programs for Wireline/wireless Enterprise customers. You will collaborate with global teams to deliver strategic data enablement programs end to end for Verizon Customer segment. You will also be getting an opportunity to work on transformation programs. As a senior lead you should be coaching and mentoring high performing Technical Project management teams.

  • Driving projects in Agile, Waterfall and Rapid delivery execution.
  • Managing Demand, Financials (Cap./Exp.), Budgeting, etc. for Program/Project.
  • Exploring new areas of opportunities for the team to improve overall application quality and the customer experience.
  • Responsible to drive SAFe release trains, Lean Business Agility (LBA), etc.
  • Tracking projects over JIRA, Clarity, Shibumi, Anaplan, EazyBI, etc. Project management platforms.
  • Responsible for driving portfolio reports, trackers, tools, dashboards, etc. automations.
  • Ensuring projects are delivered in line with scheduled milestones. Address user issues with a sense of urgency.
  • Defining execution plan and approach based on project scope, expected timeline and available budget / resources.
  • Defining Best Practices, understanding technology trends and know-how about open source technologies.
  • Tracking project outcomes versus business expectations and Drive innovation culture in the team.
  • Be responsible for mentoring and providing direction to Leads, RTEs PM’s and SM’s.
  • Metrics oriented project management and metrics oriented business case ideations.
  • Escalation management and effective stakeholder communication.

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.
  • CSM, SAFe, PMP or relevant Agile, Project Management, etc. certifications.
  • Good oral and written communication skills along with ability to create visual presentations of new ideas/status.
  • Knowledge of SDLC, Agile, Waterfall, etc. delivery models.
  • Good communication, presentation, problem solving skills.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • Ability to understand business needs and help delivery terms.
  • Decision-making and leadership abilities.
  • Team development planning, coaching and mentoring.
  • Ability to successfully manage cross-functional projects involving multiple stakeholders and varying levels of management.
  • Good Technical knowledge around Big Data Engineering based development.