Verizon Wireless Program Manager in Denver, Colorado
What you’ll be doing...
This role will be threefold, firstly overseeing the portfolio of organizational projects, providing expert knowledge and support and monitoring progress and reporting on the portfolio status. Secondly managing projects/programs directly. Finally, the development, introduction and on-going iteration of the organization’s Project Delivery Approach. This role will be threefold, firstly overseeing the portfolio of organizational projects, providing expert knowledge and support and monitoring progress and reporting on the portfolio status. Secondly managing projects/programs directly. Finally, the development, introduction and on-going iteration of the organization’s Project Delivery Approach. This is a full-time position based in Denver, CO, where you will collaborate with team members across functions as well as our executive team.
Your responsibilities will include
Provide and lead project management coordination for individual program work streams as well as new partner programs
Own the project risk log, identify risks and track project risks. Be able to provide resolution and guide teams towards success
Participate with the Development and Product teams to coordinate waterfall-style tasks to alignment with Agile release trains
Weekly project reporting and presentations to executive stakeholders
What we’re looking for...
What You Bring tothe company(a.k.a. qualifications)
BS/Masters in Engineering/Computer Science or related field or equivalent work experience.
6+ years in personnel management/leadership capacity
Hands on project management approach with a proven track record of project execution
Ability to and experience of providing input to organizational business and budget planning
Experience of prioritization matrices and working with the business to determine appropriate project prioritization
Experience of resource planning against the prioritized portfolio of projects and ability to work with the PMO and business to manage project resource needs
Experience of being a Business Partner and managing those relationships
Advanced MS Office and MS Project skills
Capability to provide timely, accurate and relevant project and portfolio reporting as agreed
Proven track record developing standards and processes
Champions and influences the use of established processes, methodologies & tools.
Delivering training and mentoring project team members
Experience in working in agile lifecycle and tracking and process management tools such as JIRA
Communicate effectively with senior stakeholders, internal resources and external providers
High level of analytical, planning and organizational ability
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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