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Who We Are:
At Verizon, our people are busy changing the world—tackling the toughest challenges in areas like Healthcare, Energy, Public Safety, and Education. With an outward focus on our customers and integrity at our core, we're creating technology solutions that help businesses optimize their operations, families connect from anywhere, and whole communities leave smaller, greener footprints. The result? Widespread impact on the way people live, work and play across the entire globe.
That’s why we need the best and the brightest minds to join our team. People like you— determined to push boundaries, drive real change, and help us create a smarter, better future for all.
What We Do:
From secure cloud computing, to Machine-to-Machine communication, to robust omnichannel experiences, we’re spearheading tomorrow’s innovations, today. Our solutions are empowering individuals, businesses, and communities everywhere to unlock their potential and realize the power of technology. That means connecting children to hands-on learning experiences, enabling global businesses to build mobile workforces, and helping municipalities run greener and more efficiently. Simply put: we’re creating a better future. And you can be a part of it.
What We Offer:
On top of being a part of the company that's changing the world through groundbreaking technology, you’ll enjoy a competitive salary and benefits so robust we call them Total Rewards.
Careers For Everything You Are
Verizon is an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/V
- Medical, dental and vision
- Award-winning training
- Tuition assistance
- 401(k) savings plan
- Employee discounts on plans and technology
- Health and wellness programs
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Position Summary Description:
The program manager is 100% responsible for all deliveries of the program. The primary object of the program manager is to ensure the program goals and milestones are successfully achieved. This includes all scheduled deliveries for a specific customer and/or product.
Program resources, dedicated to the program, may be direct reports or matrixed reports, based on functional team roles. These reporting relationships remain for the duration of the program only. May have more senior individuals than the PM on their core support teams.
The program manager should be a matrix lead of the Vendor support teams. The program manager should have low-level access to details of the plans of execution. This is a project management role, not strictly a customer management role.
Key Areas of Responsibility:
Team Matrix Responsibilities: Navigate within the know team configuration to manage and support the given functional deliverables of Hardware Engineering, Software Engineering, Testing/Quality Assurance, Manufacturing, Logistics, Project Management, Certification, Agile & SCRUM, for Business Development, Marketing, and Sales keeping the team focused on delivery. He/she should push back on distractions that deter the team from the stated goal.
Deliver the product in scope, on time and on budget
Ensure the program goals and milestones are successfully achieved including all scheduled deliveries for a specific customer and/or product.
Ability to resolve conflicts by identifying the win-win solution and 'selling' to the internal team as well as the customer
Ability to communicate complex issues to Sr. Management and drive resolution by gaining internal and external management support
Ability to manage the triple constraints of performance, cost, and time to successfully deliver the program goals and milestones
Ability to identify risk and pro-actively develop mitigation plan with the teams
5 to 15 years of experience with a solid technical background and some commercial/customer experience, depending on complexity of customer relationship
Experience in building and sustaining customer relationships in Engineering, Product Planning, Manufacturing, Marketing, etc.
Strong competency in engineering tools such as 6 sigma, DFM, DFA, 7D, 8D, fault tree analysis, etc.
Expertise in building and sustaining cross functional teams to deliver complex products and systems.
Equal Employment Opportunity
We are an equal opportunity employer m/f/d/v.
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