What you’ll be doing...

As a Security Project Manager, you will be responsible for managing all aspects of managing projects associated with delivering Global Security Services (GSS) to Verizon customers. You will be responsible for managing the overall delivery schedule and timeline, and escalating issues internally and externally if needed to ensure customer desired due dates are met. Other responsibilities include:

  • 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.
  • Experience in a technical or project management role.

Even better if you have:

  • A Degree.
  • PMP certification.
  • Knowledge of telecommunications engineering, planning, and/or operations.
  • Experience leading project management initiatives.
  • Technical or project management experience.
  • Knowledge of PC and software applications including Windows, MS Office and MS Project.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills, especially as it pertains to internal and external customer communications.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities to successful completion.
  • The ability to solve complex problems.
  • Detail orientation.
  • The ability to thrive in high-pressure situations working under tight deadlines.
  • Effective negotiation and influencing skills at all levels of the organization.
  • The ability to build high-performing 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.

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