What you’ll be doing...

Verizon Connect is guiding a connected world on the go by automating, optimizing and revolutionizing the way people, vehicles and things move through the world. Our full suite of industry-defining solutions and services put innovation, automation and connected data to work for customers and help them be safer, more efficient and more productive. With more than 3,500 dedicated employees in 15 countries, we deliver leading mobile technology platforms and solutions.

As a SAAS leader, we know our talent is the most important component to our success. We hire top talent and empower them to do their best work. As a division of Verizon, we combine the fun and excitement of a startup environment with the resources, operational excellence, and brand recognition of an established tech giant.

We have an immediate need for a Technical Project Manager to facilitate the delivery of our award-winning Fleet Management product Reveal and assist in our transformation to a lean software team.

The Technical Project Manager is the key person for ensuring the flow of work along our value stream. They will ensure effective collaboration across all of the actors involved in delivering initiatives; senior management, product management, UX, engineering, development operations and architecture.

Working within the Lean / Kanban methodology employed in Verizon Connect the successful candidate will identify opportunities for continuous improvement and champion them across the organization.

They will work alongside other TPMs within the Reveal Product Tribe and will have specific responsibilities for two or more Clans, each of which typically consists of two to three Squads of cross functional teams. The TPM will work closely with the Engineering Managers responsible for the Clans to which s/he is aligned.

This role offers strong personal and professional growth opportunities to the right person and the ability to have a meaningful impact onone of the largest SaaS businesses in the world.

What we’re looking for...

  • Bachelor’s degree or relevant work experience
  • Project management experience.
  • Knowledge and experience in Agile/Lean development methodologies and managing complex projects in an Agile environment, with experience in different SDLC methodologies.
  • Ability to think strategically when planning, managing teams and processes.
  • Ability to take accountability for all project management aspects and works effectively and closely with the delivery managers.
  • Skillful use of interpersonal skills and influence to accomplish work without formal authority and to ensure optimal team performance.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills, which enable successful collaboration with executive level stakeholders.
  • Strong experience facilitating project team meetings, cross-functional communication and decision making, and ensuring alignment with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Problem solving, and collaboration in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions to problems.
  • Ability to work effectively with cross-functional or horizontally aligned teams.

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.