What you’ll be doing...
Our ability to deliver projects on-time and on-budget is critical to driving innovation for our customers. You’ll work closely with the Product and Engineering teams to help them manage multiple deliverables and stay on track. When expertise in project management is required, you will be there to assign responsibilities and set goals to maintain project momentum and achieve your team’s desired outcomes.
You have the responsibility for TPDO (Technology Programs and Development Organization) end-to-end program management of wireless features and technical solutions for the Verizon Consumer and Verizon Business organization (VCG and VBG). You will be responsible for managing the product deliverables from PDI, Network and Device Technologies as input to the overall final project plan.
Collaborating with assigned teams to understand product definitions and feature scope, develop project timelines, and communicate commitments and project-related decisions.
Facilitating scrum events, including sprint planning, daily stand-ups, reviews, retrospectives and help with release management activities.
Summarizing project information into easy to understand communications that keep everyone in the loop and on track.
Driving process improvements and adopting best practices to improve team performance.
What we’re looking for...
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:
Experience as a Scrum Master, Project Leader and/or Project/Program Manager.
Experience in Software Engineering.
Experience of Agile and waterfall project management methods.
Experience in product lifecycle management including formal stage gate processes in either the Consumer Products Org or the LBA program from the Verizon Business Products Org (Agile/Waterfall development).
Experience managing/working with large cross-functional teams.
Ability to quickly resolve complex problems and identify, develop and quantify any required corrective action to keep program schedules on track.
Knowledge of video, wireless, and/or broadband platforms, consumer electronics devices, and application development.
Experience in telecommunication.
When you join Verizon...
You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.
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