What you’ll be doing...

Verizon Connect (VZConnect) 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 three thousand five hundred dedicated employees in fifteen 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.
You will play a lead role is identifying and developing new partnership product integrations and launching those products to customers and 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.

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 the engineering team to create great quality products
  • Partner closely with UX & Design to translate product vision and strategy into a great 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.
  • Advocate for API product development that will benefit customers and partners to enhance existing integrations and generate new growth opportunities
  • Ability to establish relationships across the organization as well as with third parties to create and promote partnership integrations
  • Align with internal teams to assess API and Integration fit for customers and serve as a SME

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business/Commerce, Computer Science or a related discipline or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience in Product Management in an external customer facing role
  • Experience working closely with Software Engineering and UX/ Design teams
  • Three or more years of experience working on SaaS products and API’s

Even better if you have:

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

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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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