What you’ll be doing...

Verizon Connect is guiding a connected world on the go by automating, optimising and revolutionising 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 3,500 dedicated employees in 15 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.

As a Product Owner you’ll use strong analytical and project management skills to support the delivery of fleet management and navigation apps and the geospatial components that form the heart of our products. You’ll work closely with four development teams and their product managers, and will report to the VP of Navigation and Spatial Technology.

Our ideal candidate has a robust technical background (perhaps from a past job or degree, or perhaps from hobby projects in your spare time) and great communication skills - when you talk, people listen, but you constantly seek input from those around you.

Responsibilities:

  • Help steer projects from conception to delivery setting expectation around scope and time
  • Thrive in a collaborative environment, working closely with development teams, product managers and customers
  • Work autonomously across a range of new and existing products and services
  • Manage iteration backlog including defect prioritisation
  • Work with Product Management to define specific goals for a release
  • Work with the development team to breakdown and refine functional and system requirements
  • Work across technology teams to align release deliverables
  • Run regular status meetings
  • Report iteration level status, risks to product and tech stakeholders
  • Review iteration output with internal and external stakeholders
  • Maintain / distribute product delivery details and quality metrics
  • Contribute to improving the application lifecycle management process

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Industry experience, ideally in fast-paced, innovative environments
  • Proven experience and expertise in gap analysis, process mapping and developing functional specifications
  • Technical background and aptitude, with the ability to understand and evaluate data
  • Project management skills and experience
  • Demonstrable experience in eliciting, interpreting and documenting business, user and system requirements
  • Understanding of agile software development processes
  • Highly results-oriented, with the drive and commitment to meet deadlines
  • Self-motivated with great attention to detail

Keyword: VZConnect

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.

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