birmingham | Engineering Project Manager in Clarkston, MI

Engineering Project Manager

  • Verizon Wireless
  • 5874 Shore Ct
  • Clarkston, MI 48346
  • Full-Time
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What youll be doing...

Verizon is investing in its network to improve the way we live, work, and communicate. Our network transformation will be critical for all our future connectivity businesses including new products such as IoT, 5G, and future smart cities. As part of this network transformation, you will help build one network engineered for growth for all lines of business.You will manage all aspects of implementation of Network Transformation in assigned city. Tasks include but are not limited to, preparing overall delivery schedule and timeline, escalating issues internally and externally to meet deliverables, managing project budget internally and with vendor, reporting status of deliverables.

  • Driving complex projects and programs to achieve targeted and measured business goals and key objectives.
  • Coordinating and scheduling resources across multiple organizations to align project requirements with business goals and objectives.
  • Identifying, monitoring, reporting and escalating project-related issues to achieve timely resolution.
  • Developing and implementing corrective action plans to mitigate impact to project schedules and overall business objectives.
  • Utilizing project tracking tools and systems to accurately document milestones completions, project issues, corrective action plans, project jeopardies, and overall project completions.
  • Maintaining excellent communication with functional team members and direct management to ensure early identification of issues and timely reporting of status.
  • What were looking for...

    Youll need to have:

  • Bachelors degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience managing network projects.
  • Project management knowledge.
  • Knowledge of PC and software application including Windows and MS Office.
  • Willingness to travel up to approximately 25% of the time.
  • Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Four or more years of experience managing network projects.
  • PMP certification.
  • Knowledge in engineering, planning, and/or operations, with Local and Long-Haul Telecommunications networks, with knowledge of Outside Plant / Fiber networks
  • Experience with SRM/SAP as well as expense and/or capital budgets.
  • Demonstrated excellent verbal and written skills for inter-organizational communications.
  • Strong organization skills and ability to manage multiple, often conflicting priorities to successful completion.
  • Experience making independent decisions based on policies, practices and project requirements.
  • When you join Verizon...

    Youll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering Americas fastest and most reliable network, were 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 were 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.


    Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task


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