Verizon Data Products -Product Manager in Waltham, Massachusetts

What you’ll be doing...

Verizon Connect is guiding a connected world on the go by automating, optimizing and revolutionizing the way people, vehicles and things move through the world. Our full suite of industry-defining solutions and services put innovation, automation and connected data to work for customers and help them be safer, more efficient and more productive. With more than 3,500 dedicated employees in 15 countries, we deliver leading mobile technology platforms and solutions.

As a SaaS leader, we know our talent is the most important component to our success. We hire top talent and empower them to do their best work. As a division of Verizon, we combine the fun and excitement of a start-up environment with the resources, operational excellence, and brand recognition of an established tech giant.

We have immediate need for a Product Manager to join our Data Products team. Successful candidates will need to have a proven record of taking innovative ideas from concept to customer and building products that continually set the standard for the industry and serve our customers better than the competition. Relevant experience with Data Products, AI, Machine Learning and Big Data is required.

Responsibilities:

  • Be Customer Obsessed – Always starts with the customer first and works back. Actively build customer relationships, understand their business goals and pain points. Be the customers voice.

  • Entrepreneurial spirit – we’re looking for a strategic thinker who sets a product vision and strategy around the needs of our customers and growing business.

  • Establish a shared product vision by building consensus on priorities, including executive stakeholders and cross-functional teams

  • Responsibility for defining go-to-market strategies, roadmap and Time Horizon planning for the Product or area

  • Leverage an opportunity evaluation methodology, whereby priorities can be set based on business and customer value opportunities.

  • Partner closely with UX & Design to translate product vision and strategy into great a customer experience

  • Create and manage Epic level backlog for the Product aligned to the priorities

  • Develop User Stories and groom the backlog for one or more squads

  • Embrace our Lean philosophy and look to drive continuous improvement, reducing lead time for our customers.

  • Foster a culture of innovation and a fail-fast philosophy in Product

  • Responsible for product positioning including articulating customer problems and solutions and partnering with product marketing to craft product messaging briefs for product launch cycles.

  • Be an authority on market trends, emerging technologies and competitive landscapes

  • Works directly with Engineering team to create great quality products

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • 6+ years In Product Management or related field

  • Experience managing Data Products involving Big Data and Machine Learning technologies

  • 6+ years of working closely with Software Engineering and UX/ Design teams

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business/Commerce, Computer Science or related discipline

  • Experience working on SaaS and Mobile products

Even better if you have:

  • Experience with Innovation and Applied Research

  • Experience with global companies with distributed teams and an international environment.

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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.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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