What you’ll be doing...

As the Senior Manager of Business Device Realization, you will be responsible for device development, certification and lifecycle management with a focus on 5G and Wi-Fi/CPE devices.

  • Define and execute a streamlined process for on-boarding device OEMs for Verizon’s direct and indirect channels.
  • Lockdown product features and detailed technical/functional requirements for new devices.
  • Drive partner ecosystem (chipset, OS, software vendors) to ensure prioritization of features/capabilities for Verizon devices.
  • Create cost and time efficient certification strategy that addresses Verizon network and business customer needs.
  • Project manage device development and certification milestones to ensure high quality and on-time device and service launches.
  • Manage device OEMs to higher device quality and performance by benchmarking device’s network performance KPIs, call in rate and return rate.

What we’re looking for...

You are passionate about technology, product development and management. You thrive in a fast-paced ever-changing work environment. You are driven by your own success and equally committed to the success of the team.

You'll need to have:

  • A bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant workof experience in product/device development and device/network technologies.
  • Three or more years of mobile/telecom industry experience.
  • Two or moreyears of experience in leadership and people management roles.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree, master's or MBA preferred.
  • Experience in device portfolio development, pricing negotiation and contract development/execution
  • Product management/development and project management expertise.
  • An in-depth understanding of device OS and chipset technologies and ecosystem players.
  • Strong track record of collaboration and stakeholder management.
  • Strong track record of identifying and delivering creative opportunities to achieve business organization goals.
  • Strong leadership, critical thinking and communication skills.
  • Ability to learn quickly and thrive in a dynamic environment.
  • Proficiency in Google Suite, PowerPoint, Excel, Word and other standard office computer applications.
  • 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.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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