Project Manager Implementation Engineer
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What youâ€™ll be doing...
Managing medium to large-scale engineering projects using tools such as Site Tracker, FUZE, MS Project, VISIO, Microsoft products, G-Suite to insure objectives are met.
Working closely with a variety of groups both within and outside the Network Teams (including RF Design, Cell, Switch, Engineering, Transport, Real Estate, System Performance, Translations).
Managing external vendors to meet targeted network milestones and integration dates.
Coordinating and leading regular project meetings to keep the team abreast of (as well as track) overall status, changes, risks and major milestones.
Escalating issues when necessary to keep schedules on-track.
Ensuring project timelines are met.
Establishing contingency plans as needed throughout the duration of all projects.
Providing regular status reports to the Project team, Management and Directors for projects.
Coordinating Lessons Learned post-mortem discussions to document and improve efficiencies of similar projects going forward.
Developing new processes to improve employee and project efficiency.
Documenting processes and procedures for the project team/sub-market.
What weâ€™re looking for...
You will need to have:
Bachelorâ€™s degree or four or more years of work experience.
Four or more years of relevant work experience.
Willingness for some travel within the region (to support overall project objectives).
Even better if you have:
A Master's degree, along with five or more years of technical experience in the Wireless industry.
Excellent Project Management skills and experience. Ideally, your PMP certification.
Capability to achieve results while working through obstacles.
Operating systems and applications including: Windows, MS Office, And Proficiency in office computer applications: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Access, VISIO, Microsoft Project, G-suite.
Extensive knowledge in Site Tracker and FUZE.
Working knowledge and experience of project management concepts.
Strong analytical and/or technical skills.
Strong decision making and leadership abilities (especially as it pertains to working with a project team that does not directly report to you).
The ability to have a Positive â€˜Can Doâ€™ attitude. Ability to work efficiently and independently.
Ability to be a team player.
Excellent interpersonal skills (including the ability to interact with technical & non-technical teams)
Excellent organizational and problem-solving abilities.
Communication Skills - capability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing (in a clear and concise manner). Capability to apply appropriate grammar and listen attentively. Presented ideas in a logical, compelling manner in both small and large group settings.
Ability to display a high level of involvement and commitment towards teamâ€™s success.
Decision Making - Makes appropriate use of all available information and data.
Capability to anticipate future workload and prepare accordingly. Ability to recognize impact of decisions upon the rest of the organization, and is accountable for project results.
Capability to be engaged in group activities, established and modified processes as needed to meet new challenges, demonstrated original thinking, openness to change and alternative solutions, open minded.
Led by example, demonstrated company values and policies, initiated action; assumed ownership for decisions and results.
Flexibility - Embraced change, adapted communication style to setting, Investigated and implemented alternate approaches to resolve difficult problems.
When you join Verizon...
Youâ€™ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering Americaâ€™s fastest and most reliable network, weâ€™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 weâ€™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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