Verizon Senior Network Life Cycle Engineer in Richmond, Virginia
What you’ll be doing...
Manager – Lifecycle Architecture & Engineering
Responsible for effectively directing and managing client relationships and Verizon workforce & processes in Network Engineering ecosystem
Responsible for leadership of a team in support of customer objectives as delivered by Network Engineering; includes responsibility/accountability for presentations and demonstrations related to technology, process, or client solutions
Ownership of continuous review, identification, development, and implementation of improvements to the client (and Verizon) environment to increase efficiency, quality, and speed of delivered services
Provide change leadership within immediate team and encourage and nurture change across Network Engineering ecosystem
Communicate and translate functional/operational goals into team/individual objectives; manage implementation of policies & procedures
Carry out, inspect and validate management administration tasks, such as time management and productivity measurement, personnel development, etc.
Management directly and proactively a team of highly technical, distributed Network Engineers; provide support/review and escalation for direct team
Monitor, optimize and report on resource and workforce management
Close collaboration with Engineering/Planning, IT, Product Development, and various Verizon and external delivery and support teams to manage the design and implementation of client projects.
Manage business expense and revenue to ensure profitability
Responsible for the protection of Verizon customer proprietary network information and Verizon information assets.
What we’re looking for...
Skills and Qualifications Expected:
BS or BA in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent work experience
8+ years’ experience in Telecommunications or technology company
General understanding of communications products and networking technologies in order to be able to understand technical issues that are being escalated.
Advanced skills to perform complex work for a functional area and general knowledge of other areas;
Requires independent thinking; demands full use and application of principles, theories, concepts and technologies.
Advanced knowledge of business processes (e.g. ITIL, Project Management) and the impact thereof on the technical environment.
Candidate must demonstrate strong leadership and team-building capabilities through experience in leading teams or projects to successfully achieve measurable results.
Experience or specific skills related to: technology adoption, software development, business process optimization, automation, etc.
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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