What you’ll be doing...

The Program Management Office (PMO) for Southern California is the governing organization for oversight and control points for programs that drive our Network’s growth and reliability. This is a unique opportunity to be a part of an established team, working in a fast-paced and evolving environment.

  • Working in conjunction with internal business partners (including RF, Real Estate, Regulatory, Implementation, Network Assurance and System Performance) to deliver and implement POR goals.
  • Providing governance and drive direction of multiple cross-organizational work streams on which the success of network programs is dependent.
  • Impacting individual project completion by applying sound engineering discipline and by working closely with vendors, turn-keys, internal suppliers, and taking into consideration cost, time frame and deployment options.
  • Managing end-to-end programs and efficiencies, across all network technology, product, operations and functional support organizations.
  • Establishing delivery of reporting and quality dashboards that detail cycle times and identify bottlenecks.
  • Being a catalyst for change and efficiency as we improve or leverage existing processes.

What we’re looking for...

You have network engineering/operations experience and can use that experience to efficiently partner with our engineering teams. Ability to provide leadership and establish the trust of coworkers.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Knowledge of wireless and wireline organizations.
  • Project planning experience.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Business and/or Finance.
  • An MS/MA/MBA.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification.
  • A Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt Certification.
  • Ability to influence organizational direction and departmental initiatives working with all leadership levels.
  • Leadership experience of project accomplishments including successful project/program launches and conclusions.
  • Demonstrated subject matter expertise in Telecom technologies.
  • Demonstrated subject matter expertise in Real Estate, Construction, RF Design, System Performance, or Network Assurance experience.
  • Experience with Tableau reporting/dashboard.
  • Knowledge of the Project Management Tools (Fuze SPM).
  • Knowledge and experience with the full suite of Microsoft Office, including Microsoft Project, VLookup and Pivot Table knowledge.

When you join Verizon

Verizon is a leading provider of technology, communications, information and entertainment products, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our ambition and united in our shared purpose 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.

Diversity and Inclusion at Verizon

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