IT Program Manager

Verizon - Silver Spring, MD3.9

30+ days agoFull-time
What you’ll be doing...

You’ll manage end to end IT program and project delivery for Network Systems for Wireless field operations to improve efficiency. You’ll work closely with client and development teams to prioritize, drive and deliver complex IT projects for the wireless network assurance group. The scope of the systems include Wireless cell site install, maintenance, through to the network, dispatch, and 5G installs and integration

Serve as liaison between the business and IT
Partner with development teams to prioritize and implement programs
Help drive development end to end
Program enablement
Responsible for decomposition into Epics/features/user stories, and prioritizing Delivery Team Backlog.
Facilitate product level processes and execution, manages risk, and responsibility for the value delivered.
Pair with solution/portfolio architect driving end-to-end solutions.
What we’re looking for...

You are energized by the challenge of working through complex, cross-functional issues towards a transformational solution. You like consulting, guiding, and collaborating with multiple teams to align and deliver a wide variety of technologies in a complex technical environment. You can effectively communicate the business value of technology solutions to senior management.

You’ll need to have:
A Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
Six or more years of relevant work experience.
Experience within an Agile environment
Previous experience owning and delivering programs

Even better if you have:
A degree.
Ability to manage and execute competing tasks and multiple projects simultaneously.
Ability to effectively communicate to all levels of management
Experience with Google Sheets, Slides and google drive, Google calendar and Google Mail
Experience with Microsoft Power Point, Excel, Outlook, Jira
Presentation skills.
Ability to work independently but ability to communicate status and achieve results
Ability to be a strong driver and communicate and coordinate with all sorts of personalities
Experience with Wireless networks including understanding of the cell site, network and all components around that
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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