Director, Project Management Office, Governance, and UX UI
Dallas County, TX
What you’ll be doing...
This role is responsible for leading the Project Management Office (PMO), Governance, and User Experience/User Interface (UX/UI) teams to enable the creation, delivery, and ongoing optimization of world-class solutions for our customers. In addition, this role acts as a chief of staff for the Senior Vice President of the Verizon Business Group (VBG) Products.
This leader will be responsible for defining, developing, and directing the execution of fundamental programs, including financial operations capital expenditures and operating expenses (capex/opex), strategic Business Unit alignment, delivery and lifecycle process management, matrixed program and project management, cost transformation, executive support, and business operations.
Lead the creation of a world-class program management office to address all Product projects; ensure diligence in project planning and execution, working closely with product PO’s, functional subject-matter experts (SMEs)
Develop a comprehensive roadmap reflecting all planned projects across all of VBG Product and oversee the scoping, sizing of costs, and benefits of the projects
Lead the prioritization of all Product projects based on strategic priority as well as cost-benefit, and lead the discussion with senior leaders to validate priorities and gain consensus on the planned project roadmap
Ensure operational readiness and execution across the organization; act as the voice of the organization in cross-functional executive level communications; channel internal alignment to the top priorities of the organization through proper governance and institutions
Lead UX/UI product design efforts across the VBG portfolio
Work closely with Product leadership to identify resource constraints proactively, and ensure that critical projects are fully supported throughout their lifecycles
Capital planning and execution
Perform financial reporting, analysis, and forecasting
Ensure delivery of fit-for-purpose products to market for all segments
Implement ongoing process improvements and tools necessary to drive efficiencies, greater velocity, and better return on investment
What we’re looking for...
10+ years management experience
Deep experience in an operational leadership role in a large enterprise
Experience managing delivery for large scale product projects
Experience leading a program or project management function within a large enterprise
Experience with varied project management methods, including waterfall and agile, as well as with tools and training methods to run these at scale
Experience building and running a PMO team and with tools and methods to operate at scale
Experience managing a delivery and project roadmap, and leading project sizing and prioritization at a large enterprise
Experience interacting and leading discussions with senior business and Product leaders and driving consensus across multifunctional teams
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 far.
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