Verizon Change Management Specialist in Columbus, Ohio

What you’ll be doing...

This role is a change release analyst assigned to a large Enterprise Client, working as part of a PMO team to deliver Verizon services. Responsibilities include:

  • Facilitates the Change Management Process and System Integration, and initiates, facilitates and statuses the Change Control Board

  • Specifies process flow of change requests, validation, and approval – specific for non-standard changes, and coordinate with NOC and standard MACD process through the Portal.

  • Manages integration of Customer Change Management Process to Verizon Change Management Process.

  • Monitors the quality of the change management process and intervene to correct and improve as needed.

  • Prepare monthly / quarterly / annual Change Management performance reports for presentation internally within Verizon and to the Customer during Governance / Service Reviews.

  • Communicates changes using the agreed to Change Management processes.

  • Coordinates changes and address issues with Customer POC, third party partners, and Verizon management centers to ensure SLA’s are achieved based on contractual terms.

  • Participates in Change Control meetings and engage in approval processes.

  • Supports the Account Team in all problem escalations/notifications associated with scheduled network scheduled maintenance and planned outages.

  • Prepare reports for Program

What we’re looking for...

Must have:

  • Bachelors or Associate Degree or at least 2 years of relevant work experience

  • Strong work ethic, exceptional written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to manage work load effectively and independently

  • Able to multi-task and prioritize, anticipate and independently address issues

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills

  • Strong Customer Service skills

  • Ability to establish and maintain strong relationships

  • Problem solving and root cause identification skills

  • Strong attention to detail and good follow through

  • Must work well within a team environment

  • Knowledge of IT & Telecom and experience with networking products and services [WAN, LAN, WLAN, IPT etc.]

Ideally you will also have:

  • Project Management (PMP) Certification

  • ITIL Foundation Certification preferred but must obtain within first year of employment

  • Experience supporting Global Enterprise Clients and Operations

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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