MoveTheWorldForwardTogether

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...

Named one of Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies and "Best Telecom Brand" in Adweek’s Challenger Brand Awards, Visible is on a mission to reimagine what wireless should be: simple, accessible, and inclusive. Visible is the first all-digital wireless carrier in the US, which means we have no stores, no call centers, and no paper bills, allowing us to pass our savings to our members. We have built our member experience around communities and challenging the traditional family plan model in the industry - and we’re having a lot of fun doing it.

Visible is a division of Verizon, but operates uniquely inside the larger entity, taking all the best elements of start-up scrappiness - disruption, innovation, and culture - while leveraging the assets and benefits of the larger corporation’s backing. No single day feels the same at Visible.

At Visible, the execution of key business initiatives on our company roadmap is crucial to the success of our teams.

  • Ensuring key initiatives are clearly defined, documented, and communicated across business units.
  • Supporting projects to completion removing any impediments to success.
  • Responsible for balancing conflicting interests and constraints of scope, time and budget while delivering quality.
  • Leveraging existing tools and meeting forums to track and communicating project status information and be responsible for project delivery.
  • Collaborating with key stakeholder groups such as Product Management, Care, Marketing and Engineering will be important to maintain visibility of the project risks and mitigations to inform decision making.
  • Supporting and ensuring processes are followed to provide structure to the business is an area the business will depend on you for.
  • Preparing for operational readiness during key launches as well as present at weekly governance meetings with the ELT (Executive Leadership Team) where you will report out status and facilitate further discussion.
  • Managing project management principles by drawing on knowledge of planning and monitoring projects to ensure the project stays on schedule and changes to dates are communicated.
  • Managing document project scope, risks, dependencies and timelines using our internal tools. (Smartsheet, Asana, G Suite, Jira/Confluence, etc.).
  • Managing stakeholder management across business teams including: Marketing, Legal, Finance, Care, Product Management, UX design, Network and Engineering.
  • Developing, establishing and leveraging key internal relationships to create a strong working team.
  • Establishing, creating and maintaining project documentation and status updates.
  • Managing and providing support to teams to drive action items and follow up on unanswered questions regarding project scope and dependencies.
  • Managing reporting and escalate issues with sensitivity to messaging to stakeholders and leadership as necessary.
  • Presenting to large audiences including Senior Leadership..
  • Maintaining a strong pulse on what is transpiring keeping teams informed while looking ahead to set expectations for upcoming work.
  • Managing diligent documentation,keeping multiple project plans and reporting accurate and up to date.

Where you’ll be working…

In this hybrid role, you'll have a defined work location that includes work from home and assigned office days set by your manager.

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.
  • Experience as a project manager.
  • PMP certification or currently pursuing certification.

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

  • Degree in Marketing/Ecommerce, Business Admin or Information Technology.
  • Experience in cross- functional project management supporting fellow employees and leadership at an enterprise level.
  • Experience with agile methods (SCRUM or SAFe) within a digital environment.
  • Experience with the following: project planning software (gantt chart) such as Smartsheet, Asana, G suite, JIRA/Confluence.
  • PMP certification.
  • Project management experience applying PMI or industry standards.
  • Ability to anticipate changes and proactively plan and take action before risks become issues.
  • Ability to thrive in this entrepreneurial environment and embrace the challenge of delivering the best experience to our members in the simplest ways (knowing that simple requires a lot of work behind-the-scenes).
  • Knowledge of both waterfall and agile development methodologies to support a hybrid approach.
  • Experience at connecting with others, understanding multiple perspectives and work well with others to accomplish project goals.

If Verizon and this role sound like a fit for you, we encourage you to apply even if you don’t meet every “even better” qualification listed above.

Notice(s)

Verizon will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative.

Compensation

Our benefits are designed to help you move forward in your career, and in areas of your life outside of Verizon. From health and wellness benefits, short term incentives, 401 (k) Savings Plan, stock incentive programs, paid time off, parental leave, adoption assistance and tuition assistance, plus other incentives,we’ve got you covered with our award-winning total rewards package. For part-timers, your coverage will vary as you may be eligible for some of these benefits depending on your individual circumstances.

If you are hired into a Colorado or New York work location, the compensation range for this position is between $94,000 and $191,000 based on a full-time schedule. The salary will vary depending on your location and confirmed job-related skills and experience.  This is an incentive based position with the potential to earn more. For part-time roles, your compensation will be adjusted to reflect your hours.

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. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.