Verizon Product Manager - API Platform in Warren, New Jersey
What you’ll be doing...
You will be responsible for 5G API product management to drive an ecosystem of next generation mobility use cases. Responsibilities include collaborating with network, device technology, product development and IT group to identify unique 5G enabled APIs and managing the product lifecycle of the API platform. Define clear revenue models and partnership structures to enable creation of 5G value added services for Verizon as well as its partners. You will develop presentations; communications and documentation for executive level review and sell the product roadmap, its consumer value proposition and market differentiation. If you enjoy staying at the edge of wireless network trends and building and delivering an exceptional end customer experience through network innovation and working with business and technology teams, you will find this role highly rewarding and exciting.
Lead product vision, strategy and roadmap of Verizon Wireless APIs.
Collaborate with business units on creating a Partner Ecosystem.
Be the voice of target customers and their needs.
Work at both strategic and tactical levels by managing the entire product life cycle from strategic planning to Agile Scrum activities including use cases, requirement gathering, story writing, capacity planning, grooming, and planning throughout the discovery and development process.
Track and measure success of APIs through robust KPIs.
Own the product strategy, go-to-market plans, positioning, messaging and all API related elements.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams for every stage of product development.
What we’re looking for...
You enjoy working in a dynamic environment and have the ability to balance competing demands and priorities. You are eager to change the world in a huge way by being a self-motivated learner and builder. Talking to people comes very naturally to you and you have an ability to communicate complex information simply, in a way that people understand – whether verbal or written. You are flexible and resourceful with a figure-it-out and get-it-done attitude. You are able to quickly react to newly presented information and adjust course. You see ambiguity as an opportunity to shape the future.
You’ll need to have:
Bachelor’s degree in engineering, business, or related discipline or four or more years of work experience.
Six or more years of relevant work experience.
Even better if you have:
A Master's degree, MBA a plus.
Three or more years of experience overseeing API development, implementation, and performance.
Product management experience with Apigee or other API management platforms.
Deep understanding of wireless network architecture and global collaboration efforts to define future wireless network solutions.
Demonstrated ability to create, own, and execute on the API vision, strategy, and roadmap.
Demonstrated ability to foster internal and external business relationships and ensure alignment with business imperatives.
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.
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