Engineer Project Manager
Location: Silver Spring
Posted on: August 20, 2019
What you'll be doing...
We're investing in our network to improve the way we live, work,
and communicate. Our network infrastructure will be critical for
all our future network transformation objectives including new
products such as IoT, 5G, and future smart cities. As an
Engineering Project Manager/Scheduler, you will manage the OSP
components of build, test, and turn-up of all engineering work
orders (Hicap, FTTP, FTTC, Small Cell, Obligatory etc.).
- You will be managing all aspects of EPM Scheduling in the
DC/NORVA area. You will be responsible for scheduling all
Engineering designs and project managing them to completion.
- Driving complex projects and programs to achieve targeted and
measured business goals and key objectives.
- Project managing all engineering work orders from the point the
work order is authorized, base lined, and released to construction
- Interfacing with the Local Construction Managers, Area
Managers, Directors, Customers, Local Contacts, Sales Contacts, OCO
(OCEC), CPC, as well as Engineering Planners, Coordinators,
Supervisors, and Engineering Associates.
- Developing and implementing corrective action plans to mitigate
impact to project schedules and overall business objectives.
- Maintaining excellent communication with functional team
members, direct management, and external customers to ensure early
identification of issues a timely reporting of status.
What we're looking for...
You are the type of person who sees a problem and gets it fixed no
matter what. You enjoy the challenge of working through complex,
cross-functional issues towards a transformational solution. You're
great at being detail oriented and thrive under the pressure of a
deadline, but are also willing to be flexible when the situation is
right. You are able to negotiate effectively at all levels of the
organization and influence decisions that yield the best results
for our company.
You'll need to have:
- Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work
- Four or more years of relevant outside plant work
- Strong Background in Outside Plant Construction to include but
not limited to Cable Placing, Splicing, and Contract Services work
- Ability to review and understand an Engineering Work Order
(EWO) related to FTTP, FTTC, HiCap, and other Core programs.
- Experience in systems to include: Vbuild, CoFEE, MS Projects,
BDMS, IVAPP, TIRKS, WFAC.
- MS Office Proficiency in Word, Excel, MS Projects.
- Technical or project management experience.
- Knowledge of PC and software applications including Windows and
Even better if you have:
- A degree.
- Project Management experience across multiple work groups and
- Excellent verbal and written skills for inter-organizational
and external customer communications.
- Strong organization skills and demonstrated ability to manage
multiple, often conflicting priorities to successful
- Experience with making independent decisions based on policies,
practices and project requirements.
- Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
When you join Verizon...
You'll have the power to go beyond - doing the work that's
transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each
other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network
for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in
connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities
stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you'll have the
ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you
think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the
best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and
opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we'll go
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.
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