When you join Verizon

Verizon is one of the world’s leading providers of technology and communications services, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our shared ambition 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...

  • Act as an 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 as well as competent risk and issue management, including risk mitigation strategies.
  • Document business requirements.
  • Manage multiple projects at once, multi-tasking and managing your own time as well as project resources, according to project and customer requirements.
  • Develop detailed project schedules from high level, presales estimates.
  • Lead engineering resources assigned to project to ensure project outcomes are meet to schedule and in budget.
  • Manage Supplier or Third Party Vendors.
  • Develop client relationships through strong communication skills to executive level
  • Work with Managed Services teams and ensure smooth transition and handover to operation support as part of implementation.
  • Manage complex implementation and testing activities in accordance with client maintenance/change windows.
  • Adhere to and enforce Change Management procedures, drive creation and completion of successful changes.
  • Perform Continual Service Improvement evaluations & provide recommendations
  • Work efficiently within a fast paced organisation.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • This hybrid role will have a defined work location that includes work from home and assigned office days as set by the manager.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or similar discipline, or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Four or more years of proven Project Management experience delivering complex projects
  • Extensive Australian Federal Government project experience.
  • PMP Industry certification
  • Strong project experience on network and security infrastructure projects, in a structured project environment, delivering high complexity network and security infrastructure solutions.
  • Understanding of the range of standards, guidelines, policies, and best practices affecting deployment of IT security technology.
  • Supplier Management experience.
  • Understanding of ITIL processes (min Foundation).
  • A current Australian Federal Government security clearance at NV1 minimum.

Even better if you have:

  • Ability to demonstrate sound 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.
  • Prince2, Agile and ITIL certifications.
  • Ability to demonstrate Financial acumen.
  • Proven leadership skills and capabilities.
  • Ability to manage and negotiate with required internal and external organisations.
  • Skills in Microsoft Office product suite , PowerPoint, Excel & Word and G-Suite.
  • Understanding of Australian Federal Government Security Management Framework and Policies.
  • Knowledge of networking / secure gateway infrastructure in relevant products (eg. Cisco, Palo Alto, F5) is desirable.

Why Verizon?
Verizon is committed to maintaining a Total Rewards package which is competitive, valued by our employees, and differentiates us as an Employer of Choice.
We are a ‘pay for performance’ company and your contribution is rewarded through competitive salaries, performance-based incentives and an employee Stock Program. We create an opportunity for us all to share in the success of Verizon and the value we help to create through this broad-based discretionary equity award program.
Your benefits are market competitive and delivered by some of the best providers.
You are provided with a full spectrum of health and wellbeing resources, including a first in-class Employee Assistance Program, to empower you to make positive health decisions.
We offer generous paid time off benefits to help you manage your work life balance and opportunities for flexible working arrangements*.
Verizon provides training and development for all levels, to help you enhance your skills and develop your career, from funding towards education assistance, award-winning training, online development tools and access to industry research.
You will be able to take part in volunteering opportunities as part of our environmental, community and sustainability commitment.
Your benefits package will vary depending on the country in which you work.

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