What you’ll be doing...

You will drive innovation, profitability, revenue, and business growth opportunities by applying advanced mobile device technology, to serve state of the art mobile app for Verizon. You will use deep knowledge of variety of the mobile devices, such as Smartphones, Tablets, Watches, eSIM devices, Jackpack, IOT devices, 5G home Router, 5G Mobile Device, Google Assistance, Apple Speaker, Smart bulb/outlet, etc. You will take the lead to write device/platform requirements to be implemented by the OEMs (Device Manufactures). You will setup the environment for each kind of mobile devices and certify/test the functionalities of each kind of mobile devices and their compatibility with My Verizon Mobile and My Verizon Diagnostics app. You troubleshoot the issues with the complexity which comes up from the process of setup, certification and testing. Additional requirement of this role is to have the leadership for projects with a strong focus on business knowledge coupled with a deep understanding of mobile device technologies, device certification, Proof of Concept, version of different Mobile OS. You will support the enhanced customer experience, 5G technology engagements and the relationship between Verizon and OEMs.

  • Gaining a deep understanding of business in terms of mobile device technologies
  • Leading efforts developing the IOT Platform for the device vendors to come and test their devices for certification for Verizon
  • Using the protocols such as OMA DM, LWM2M to certify and test the devices with OEMs.
  • Building strong working relationship and developing deep partnership between Verizon and OEMs.
  • Researching the opportunities where the enhanced customer experience will be achieved
  • Motivating and training staff to maximize productivity and promotes their professional development in a manner consistent with VZW company policies and practices.
  • Leading and driving the business in device sector and automatic mobile device check/testing
  • Working closely with the IT security team to periodic audit and mediate any risk that is raised.
  • Continue to enhance and support mobile device certification platform that is used by OEM and Vendors.
  • Ability to manage multiple large projects and coordinate development activities between multiple IT teams.
  • Managing projects, driving development activities, ensuring timely delivery of modules to business with good quality and report project status to upper management.
  • Keep up to date with new technology to provide suggestions on technology directions to management.
  • Support and monitor the applications that run in the production environment. Use Splunk/Kibana and script language to alert the production issues.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience
  • Experience in certifying mobile devices, IOT devices, Watches, etc.
  • Experience in one or more of the following areas: OEM relationship, Automatic mobile device certification, Wireless Network, Battery capacity verification, etc.

Even better if you have:

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems and / or related technical field.
  • Experience in protocol such as OMA DM, LWM2M etc.
  • Experience in leading a small to medium team and people management.
  • Experience in automatic device diagnostics.
  • Deep technical expertise in core java, python coupled with AWS migration projects.
  • Experience influencing industry trends and customer sentiment around new technology adoption.
  • Background in Technical Architecture.
  • Strong technical leadership skills.
  • Experience in Multi-discipline knowledge of development, testing, infrastructure, operations, technical architecture, Application Operations, Production Operations, Data Base, and corporate functions (e.g. security compliance, etc.).
  • Understanding and Expertise of JIRA and Confluence.
  • Hands on experience in managing teams working on device certification, OS version compatibility.
  • Ability to effectively communicate through presentation, interpersonal, verbal and written skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work across multiple, diverse teams.
  • Strong communication skills and experience aligning messaging with Executives.
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Critical thinking skills.
  • Ability to think outside the box and explore, develop create design solutions.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

    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.

    Equal Employment Opportunity

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