What you'll be doing...
This role will manage all aspects of the project management associated with delivering Global Security Services (GSS) to Verizon customers and manage the overall delivery schedule and timeline, and escalating issues internally and externally if needed to ensure customer desired due dates are met.
In this role, you'll be responsible for:
Coordinating and scheduling resources across multiple organizations to align project requirements with business goals and key objectives.
Identifying, monitoring, reporting and escalating project related issues to achieve timely objectives.
Developing and implementing corrective action plans to mitigate impact to project schedules and overall business objectives.
Utilizing project tracking tools and systems to accurately document milestones completions, project issues, corrective action plans, project jeopardies, and overall project completions.
Maintaining excellent communication with functional team members, direct management, and external customers to ensure early identification of issues a timely reporting of status.
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.
Technical or project management experience.
Knowledge of PC and software applications including Windows, MS Office and MS Project.
Willingness to travel.
Even better if you have:
Telecommunications Engineering, Planning, and/or Operations knowledge.
Excellent verbal and written skills for internal & external customer communications.
Ability to manage multiple priorities to successful completion.
Ability to identify and fix a problem.
Enjoys challenge working through complex issues towards a solution.
Great detail oriented and thrive under tight deadlines, but willing to be flexible.
Ability to negotiate effective at all levels.
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.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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. Different makes us better.