What you’ll be doing...

This key development role within Verizon Wireless Device Product Compliance organization will give you as a Product Compliance Manager a very unique opportunity to evolve and drive cross-functional VZW groups and external teams including device OEMs. In addition, you will engage directly with Test Vendors, Developers and Technology Partners. In this role, you will be working with members of OEM R&D, Business, and IT teams at Verizon and Verizon Wireless to help drive key efficiency processes, tracking and reporting. If you are a self-motivator with the required background, strong project management skills and looking to be part of a high performance engineering team driving the development and testing of devices, you are looking at the right opportunity.

  • Prepare and present data related to the device testing process (statistics, timelines etc.) for devices managed. Support device supplier quarterly operational reviews (as necessary) with vendor scorecard rankings and testing summary information. Capture VZW Device Testing and Approval Process clarifications, changes, and gaps in order to continually improve the process.
  • Act as single point of contact for the VZW Network Lab Testing personnel and the Device Marketing Product Development Group for devices being managed.
  • Define test strategy for new device type and new product launches working with internal business/product teams and IT.
  • Champion the introduction of new technologies like LTE CAT-M, NB-IOT, 5G NSA and SA for mobile and Fixed Wireless devices. Lead the creation of device compliance process for these new device technologies working with internal teams.
  • Act as single point of contact to device vendors for communications and activities related to the device testing process. As part of test process administration, hold weekly call with device suppliers, maintain up to date issues using HP ALM or JIRA for each device and attend and take active role in compliance reviews & device submission reviews.
  • Manage and execute the VZW device certification and approval process for any or all of the following channels, VZW Retail, and Business Fulfillment channels.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Project Management skills.

Even better if you have:

  • Master’s degree.
  • Strong working knowledge on 5G Technology.
  • Ability to juggle multiple priorities to meet deadlines in a dynamic environment.
  • Demonstrated technical and analytical skills, including the ability to understand and communicate highly complex technical information.
  • Three or more years of Wireless/Telecommunications/Internet experience.
  • Three or more years of experience with LTE, 3G and device technologies.
  • Strong knowledge of Advanced LTE and 5G technology.
  • Experience in Mobile device development process.
  • Strong knowledge of carrier device certification process.
  • Strong communication, presentation, decision making and negotiation skills.
  • Demonstrated track record in process execution, development, and deployment of products and new technologies.
  • Demonstrated Proficiency in Project Management tools and techniques.
  • Demonstrated expertise in HPQC / ALM / JIRA Data Base.
  • Demonstrated experience in Microsoft Office Programs.
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, presentation, oral and written communications skills.
  • Proven ability to build relationships across the organization and work independently.
  • Deliver business results through timely and quality decision making.
  • Willingness to travel.

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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