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Verizon Lead Project Management Specialist in Ashburn, Virginia

What you’ll be doing...

Supporting DHS TSA and DHS US Secret Service, the Lead Project Management Specialist will work with Verizon leadership to escalate and address all obstacles that hinder the successful and timely implementation of projects to include contract modifications, builds and site requirements. Act as single Verizon point of contact for US Secret Service/TSA to answer questions and provide direction.

Responsibilities:

  • Tracking and management of projects supporting TSA and US Secret Service installations and modifications or changes to existing services.

  • Provide support for US Secret Service during the UN Convention.

  • Providing the customer accurate and timely updates on status and escalations

  • Hosting weekly project meetings with Verizon and the customer

  • Flexibility to meet with the customer at their respective HQ’s for meetings

  • Interfacing with US Secret Service /TSA and Verizon organizations to plan and implement projects.

  • Creating and updating Clarity projects, PDB (Internal Database) and SharePoint sites with the most up to date status.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

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

  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.

  • Project management experience.

  • Eligibility to obtain and maintain a government issued security clearance.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.

  • Excellent communication skills interfacing with customers.

  • Organizational skills to prioritize and balance the needs of the customer.

  • PMP certification.

  • ITIL certification.

  • Microsoft Office and Microsoft Project.

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.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences,including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.

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