- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
What you’ll be doing...
You’ll be managing all engineering, maintenance, and enhancements to the Outside Plant Telephony Network, including structures, cables, and associated equipment. This critical role will coordinate with a variety of teams and have direct contact with business and residential customers. You’ll work in diverse environments, both indoors and outdoors, to solve complex problems and implement innovative solutions to keep our customers happy.
Designing additions, upgrades, repairs and enhancements.
Selecting and pricing solutions based on the most effective, efficient, and timely design.
Coordinating with internal departments and liaising with residential and business end-users, building contractors, and property owners to implement solutions appropriately.
Creating winning outcomes for both us and our customers.
This position is responsible for managing all aspects of the network build associated with delivering high-bandwidth services to Verizon customers. You will be responsiblefor managing the overall delivery schedule and timeline, and escalating issues internally and externally if needed to ensure customer desired due dates are met.
Coordinating and scheduling resources across multiple organizations to align project requirements with business goals and key objectives.
Identifying, monitoring, reporting and escalating project related issues to achieve timely objectives.
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, direct management, and external customers to ensure early identification of issues a timely reporting of status.
What we’re looking for...
You know a lot about outside plant engineering practices. You enjoy analyzing problems and having the autonomy to select and implement the right solutions. While you work well independently, you are also a great team player and enjoy leading colleagues and coordinating efforts to ensure best outcomes. No stranger to a fast-paced environment, you manage multiple assignments and competing priorities while staying focused on important deadlines. As a strong communicator, you can quickly build relationships with a diverse range of people and explain complex technical issues in a way that everyone can understand.
You’ll need to have:
Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
Three or more years of relevant work experience.
Even better if you have:
Bachelor’s degree in engineering or technical/science/mathematics fields.
Experience with windows-based programs and corporate database systems.
Experience with CAD, and MS Excel/MS Access.
You’ll need to have:
Technical or project management experience.
Knowledge of PC and software applications including Windows and MS Office.
Even better if you have:
Telecommunications Engineering, Planning, and/or Operations knowledge.
Excellent verbal and written skills for inter-organizational and external customer communications.
Strong organization skills and demonstrated ability to manage multiple, priorities to successful completion.
Experience making independent decisions based on policies, practices and project requirements.
Ability to identify and fix a problem.
Enjoys the challenge of working through complex, cross-functional issues towards a solution.
Great at being detail oriented and thrive under tight deadlines, but are also willing to be flexible when the situation is right.
Ability to negotiate effectively at all levels of the organization and influence decisions that yield the best results for our company.
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.
About the company
For more than 100 years, Verizon has been at the center of the communications revolution.
Verizon is one of the largest communication technology companies in the world.
We help people, businesses and things communicate better.
The digital world promises consumers a better, more connected life, and we’re the ones delivering it. We make it possible for people to stay in touch and businesses to connect with their customers. We’re also bringing technology and hands-on learning opportunities directly to kids who need it most. Our goal is to inspire tomorrow’s creators to use technology to build brighter futures for themselves, their families and the world.