What you’ll be doing...

Verizon is serious about innovation. About being the first and being the best. We are building a future using technologies like 5G, Multi-Access Edge Computing and Artificial Intelligence that are allowing us to create products that were previously impossible. We’re building tomorrow with the best of today.

We have a unique ability to develop next generation platforms, influence technology standards, forge durable business partnerships, and define the playing field for the next wave of technology innovation with applications such as IoT, connected cars, aerial drone solutions, augmented intelligence and more. Within these evolving ecosystems, Verizon is uniquely positioned to capture new growth and value opportunities.

The newly formed Strategy Consulting team with Verizon’s Corporate Strategy organization holds a key role in helping shape this new path. We challenge ourselves to solve top-of mind strategic questions, collaborating with leadership and experts across the organization. We can do so by leveraging the multi-faceted background of our team consisting of former management consultants, financial services professionals, data scientists and technology experts. We are responsible for challenging the status quo, looking beyond the horizon, and making the future real, role-modeling the new Verizon 2.0 way of working that builds on customer centricity, collaboration and innovation to drive positive change.

Want to have a meaningful impact? This is where it happens!

  • Develop new capabilities and enhance critical business processes with advanced analytics and visualization capabilities to drive new growth opportunities and value creation.

  • Collaborate with data engineers and developers across our global technology services teams to build analytics solutions focused on value drivers and stakeholder experience.

  • Assess technology commercialization initiatives and accelerate execution, working alongside technology leaders to ensure effective evaluation, design, implementation and change management.

  • Leverage critical thinking & sharp problem solving skills to guide the design & development of data science tools and advanced analytics solutions.

  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders & business leaders on cross-functional growth initiatives; designing blueprints for new products, ways of working and other disciplines.

  • Evaluate digital use cases and new product ideas providing strategic and technology-focused leadership to proof-of-concept and/or pilot engagements with technology and business partners.

  • Craft and deliver actionable recommendations to senior leadership through data-driven analysis and visualization for executive decision making.

  • Coach junior members of our team to enhance their personal effectiveness & ability to make a positive impact.

What we’re looking for...

You are outcomes-driven, smart, hard-working, and a great team player. You thrive on new challenges, and are excited by the prospect of mastering new things. You can be creative and visionary, but are able to roll up your sleeves to structure a project plan, develop an analytics tool, or craft a presentation. You are comfortable leading and following. You are confident enough to voice well-informed, dissenting opinions, yet always treat others and their views with respect.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.

  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Advanced degree in Data Science, Computer Science, Engineering or Business Analytics.

  • Two or more years of experience in a strategy or quantitative/technical role (e.g., data science, applied analytics, mathematics, engineering, etc.) for a tier 1 management consulting firm or a leading technology firm.

  • Technical expertise across a wide range of technologies including DevOps, Cloud, and Machine Learning.

  • Strong understanding of advanced statistical methods (e.g., sampling; regression methods; classification algorithms; distributions, etc.) and experience in data analytics platforms and visualization software tools.

  • Analytical and creative problem-solving skills in combination with a deep knowledge of SQL and scripting/statistical programming languages (Python, R, etc.).

  • Experience with innovation methods (e.g., human centered design, design thinking, systems thinking).

  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic environment, meet deadlines, and simultaneously work on multiple projects.

  • Experience in a leadership role responsible for the design, development, and implementation of a strategic plan for an organization, company or business unit.

  • Ability to translate complex ideas and express them in concise, simple to understand ways.

  • Experience working across all levels of an organization, leveraging organizational, interpersonal, presentation, and time-management skills.

  • Proven ability to manage complex programs and drive cross-functional teams to meet business objectives and influence co-workers while fostering strong working relationships.

  • Experience handling confidential information appropriately.

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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