What you'll be doing...
The Network & Technology Transformation Partner will work with Global Network Operations & Assurance, Core Engineering & Planning team to execute on a wide variety of improvement projects aimed at achieving the business's strategic and financial objectives. They will leverage project management, lean six sigma and design methodologies to identify areas of opportunity, develop solutions and then drive full execution across the business. This position will be may be asked to drive transformation efforts across one or more Verizon business units.
Lead various types of Network & Technology transformation initiatives including but not limited to Large Scale Project Management, VLSS Process Improvement and Design projects.
Initial focus area will be supporting Core Engineering, Operations & Planning (Wireless & Wireline).
Provide active leadership on key projects designed to reduce expense to improve operating margins and reorganize to eliminate redundancy across wireless and wireline.
Lead and facilitate team meetings, cross-functional workshops and VLSS Work-outs.
Act as an effective change agent utilizing proper stakeholder analysis and change management techniques.
Provide management with updates on project status, key metrics, issues, and risks.
Maintain accurate and thorough project documentation/record keeping.
Support others by providing just in time coaching on transformation methodologies and tools.
Be a liaison between business units on projects that have a multi-organization or business unit scope.
What we're looking for...
You'll need to have:
Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience.
Six or more years of relevant work experience.
Even better if you have:
MBA, or advanced university degree.
Four year degree in engineering, business or technical discipline.
Four or more years Network Operations or Engineering Experience.
Project Management & Verizon VLSS or Six Sigma Certification.
Ability to drive results at all levels, regardless of reporting structures.
Proven record for managing multiple simultaneous projects on time and budget.
Experience creating and presenting presentations to all levels of an organization.
Outstanding quantitative and analytical skills.
A focus on process and the customer experience.
Proven record of performance and trusted professional credibility.
Experienced team leader with proven facilitation, change management, and problem solving experience.
Adaptability in working up and across the organization working with senior staff members and front line employees.
Demonstrated competency in strategic thinking that results in new ideas that drive the business forward.
Track record of handling extremely confidential information appropriately.
When you join Verizon...
You'll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America's fastest and most reliable network, we're leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we're about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.
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