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What you’ll be doing...

The Technology and Product Development (TPD) Program / Project Manager is responsible for flawless technology delivery of IoT and Public Safety verticals. The role works very closely with TPD Product Engineering, Engineering Development, Network and IT to deliver technology solutions and commitments that is aligned across all of GN&T.

  • Project manage and ensure on-time and within budget deliveries of TPD IoT projects
  • Facilitate requirements gathering sessions, design and story grooming sessions with Technology and product teams.
  • Manage complex projects involving multiple work streams and stakeholders
  • Leverage and enhance existing best practices within TPD for product delivery
  • Provide executive level reporting for the IoT projects.

Where you'll be working...

This hybrid role will have a defined work location that includes work from home and assigned office days as set by the manager.

*This role can sit out of any valid U.S. based Verizon work location.*

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What we’re looking for...

You are results driven and are able to work well without supervision. You have successfully managed technology projects from beginning to end and understand that communication with stakeholders is critical to achieving successful outcomes. You lead by example and provide feedback in real time. You have proven success building a culture of teamwork. You are curious about what people need and want. You enjoy digging through data and finding strategic ways to problem-solve.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Managed complex projects involving multiple work streams and stakeholders with a proven successful track record.
  • Strong bridging and brokering skills; strong communication and influencing skills
  • Detail focused, excellent organizational skills.
  • Juggled multiple priorities to meet deadlines in a dynamic environment.
  • Facilitated problem solving, considered alternatives and applied creative approaches.
  • A degree in Engineering, Technology or Science
  • Strong PowerPoint/presentation skills for executive level presentations.
  • Managed and influenced a cross functional, geographically-dispersed team
  • SAFe certification

Equal Employment Opportunity

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COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

Verizon requires new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Verizon provides reasonable accommodations consistent with legal requirements (e.g., for medical, religious, or state law recognized reasons).