Responsibilities

The Project Manager – will be responsible for total project accountability and will be required to plan & direct all aspects of projects including information gathering, project timeliness & milestones, budgets, risk management, external department collaboration, reporting, presentations, training on new processes, etc. 

Specific Duties include but not limited to:

  • Planning and directing all aspects of assigned projects, including project timelines, requirements, milestones, status updates and escalating issues
  • Manage scope expectations, project costs and schedule to deliver accurate projects, on time and within budget
  • Communicating and collaborating with all departments on product launches, including Product Management, Marketing, Sales, Training and Operations
  • Capturing and documenting meetings, producing reports, presentations and other documentation and reporting status to all stakeholders and team members
  • Demonstrate a proactive focus on meeting client expectations and project requirements in a timely and cost effective manner
  • Ability to build project teams and acquire resources for project activities through competitive and/or negotiated procurement processes. Oversee activities of project team members including internal client resources as well as external vendors, contractors and design professionals
  • Strong background in technology companies and experience launching new products


 

Qualifications

Desired Experience & Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree required, with preference towards degree in business, engineering and technology
  • 5+ years of demonstrated experience successfully managing projects at fast paced, high tech companies
  • A wide degree of creativity and forward thinking is expected
  • Demonstrated experience managing multiple simultaneous projects involving cross-functional product teams within budgetary and schedule constraints
  • Demonstrated knowledge of project and business management principles, methods, tools and techniques
  • Demonstrated aptitude to grasp a general knowledge of multiple disciplines and technologies
  • Excellent time management, analytical and organizational skills
  • Excellent and effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, specifically, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project required
  • PMP/PMI Certification a plus

Equal Employment Opportunity

  • Verizon is a Federal Contractor
  • Verizon requests veteran priority referrals
  • Verizon is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer M/F/Disability/Vet.