What you’ll be doing...

You will play a lead role is identifying and developing new product concepts and markets that drive value to the Telematics organization. You will work with key stakeholders across cross functional teams and work with customers to create strategic prioritization to add value to our customers to ease customer pain points as well as look for opportunities to drive innovation and revenue. You will then represent and execute that strategy to the organization showing the path from MVP development through end of life.

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.

• 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.

• 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

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

• 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.

• Define product requirements – writing and prioritizing use cases

• Work with senior management, internal stakeholders and customers to create product plans and roadmaps

• Use critical thinking to get to the root of product issues, executive questions, etc. and be able to both deep dive but also cover broad topic areas to synthesize your own analysis and succinct recommendation for path forward

• Manage multiple priorities in a fast paced and changing environment

• User experience interviews and testing to gather continuous customer insights

• Drive and own product deliverables – high-level business rationale, product/market fit, etc.

• Work with cross functional team to develop 3 to 5 yr. business plans

• Overall P & L responsibility for overall business line

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

• A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience

• 8 or more years of relevant Product Management work experience

• Proven experience in defining, developing and launching products

• Software as a Service experience required

• Experience defining and launching mobile first product experiences

Even better if you have:

• A Master’s degree

• A desire to innovate and an entrepreneurial mind-set with a healthy disregard for the impossible

• Strong logical, analytical and creative problem-solving skills.

• Demonstrated leadership among a high performing team of specialists

• Show interest and knowledge in the Telematics and IoT space with demonstrated user empathy

• Expert in an Agile environment, comfortable interacting with other software development processes

• Cultivate strong relationships with cross-functional internal teams and external partners

• A great story-teller with excellent written and oral communication skills

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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.

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