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Verizon Communications Inc

Project Management Engineer


Applications Engineer


Southfield, Michigan, United States

When you join Verizon

Verizon is one of the world's leading providers of technology and communications services, transforming the way we connect around the world. We're a human network that reaches across the globe and works behind the scenes. We anticipate, lead, and believe that listening is where learning begins. In crisis and in celebration, we come together-lifting up our communities and striving to make an impact to move the world forward. If you're fueled by purpose, and powered by persistence, explore a career with us. Here, you'll discover the rigor it takes to make a difference and the fulfillment that comes with living the #NetworkLife.

What you'll be doing...

You will help drive operational excellence across our network organization by leveraging analytics and research to optimize processes and procedures to create additional value for our company. You'll lead small to medium size projects and participate on larger projects with cross-functional teams across geographic regions to implement initiatives focused on delivering even better solutions and efficiencies across the business.

  • Work in conjunction with internal business partners (including RF, Real Estate, Regulatory, Implementation, Network Assurance, and System Performance), and take a leading role in delivering and implementing POR goals.
  • Provide governance and drive the direction of multiple cross-organizational work streams on which the success of network programs is dependent.
  • Impact individual project completion by applying sound engineering discipline and by working closely with vendors, turn-keys, and internal suppliers, and taking into consideration cost, time frame, and deployment options.
  • Manage end-to-end programs and efficiencies, across all network technology, product, operations, and functional support organizations.
  • Establish delivery of reporting and quality dashboards that detail Milestone queues and identify bottlenecks.
  • Collaborating with other teams both within Network Operations and outside Network Operations including but not limited to: Automation, Data Analytics and Reporting, and IT.
  • Be a catalyst for change and efficiency as we improve or leverage existing processes.
  • Performing data analytics to identify trends and link back to process and system root causes.

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.
  • Willingness to travel up to approximately 25% of the time.
  • Valid driver's license.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:
  • A degree.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification preferred, not required
  • Experience in project leadership, including successful project/program launches and conclusions
  • Experience in Project Management/Reporting Tools (FUZE SPM, Tableau, etc)
  • Knowledge of the full suite of Google Workspace or Microsoft Office

If Verizon and this role sound like a fit for you, we encourage you to apply even if you don't meet every "even better" qualification listed above.

Where you'll be working

In this hybrid role, you'll have a defined work location that includes work from home and assigned office days set by your manager.

Scheduled Weekly Hours

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. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.YmJnZW5lcmljLjg4NDczLjEzMTgzQHZlcml6b253b3JrZGF5LmFwbGl0cmFrLmNvbQ.gif