What you’ll be doing...

Verizon is at the center of the ecosystem architecture for 5G, Intelligent Edge, and Multi-Access Edge Compute (MEC) enabling applications such as massive IoT, augmented reality, virtual reality, next gen connected vehicles, aerial drone solutions, and more.

The Senior Manager will be leading a team of technology experts responsible for designing and implementing mobile edge/5G technical prototype solutions for key enterprises/verticals. You will engage with our customers’ technical leaders (director, VP and higher levels), to understand their technical needs, deliver technology presentations on 5G at an executive level, and design use cases to be tested. At the same time, you will work with our large corporate partners, in particular Ericsson, Samsung, Nokia and Cisco, to understand their view and technical offering and incorporate their solutions into our trials. Must have experience with innovative cutting edge technologies, such as AR/VR, IoT, drones, self-driving cars, etc.

  • Engage with a thriving technology ecosystem and identify, source and drive partnerships to develop new solutions on emerging 5G platforms.
  • Collaborate with internal teams (network/IT/product), infrastructure and other technology providers to develop prototypes as appropriate.
  • Identify the architecture for mobile VR technologies such as low latency networking/edge compute for various enterprise and consumer use cases.
  • Deliver technical executive presentations not only to our executives, but also to technology executives from carriers outside the US, in order to share our knowledge and gain insights on what others outside the US are doing.
  • Lead a team of solution architects to conceive and execute on mobile edge/5G solutions for enterprises.
  • Focus on strategic software and architecture development for key enterprise verticals.
  • Evaluate the applicability of emerging technologies and potential startup partners with cutting-edge technology.
  • Analyze different potential architecture options, recommend the best one based on a preset list of requirements, and substantiate the reasoning behind the selection.
  • Test and compare varied technology solutions using our 5G and Fios networks.

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.

    Even better if you have:

  • BSEE Electrical/Computer Engineering, MSEE.
  • Experience working with cutting edge technologies such as AR/VR, IoT, drones, self-driving cars etc.
  • Experience building technology architectures or technology products.
  • Solid experience in product and application development (B2B or B2B2C).
  • Wireless Network experience.
  • Ten or more years of experience leading large teams and/or projects.
  • Understanding of Wi-Fi and Wireless Radio Access Network technology.
  • Demonstrated ability to synthesize complex technical concepts and ideas to deliver engaging presentations.
  • Created and delivered executive level presentations to internal as well as external executives.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Ability to work well independently, as well as in a team environment, with self-motivation.
  • Product design experience.
  • Experience managing technology suppliers.
  • Experience with application development.
  • Experience working with multinational corporations and an understanding of regional cultural differences.
  • Experience working with the entrepreneurial community through incubators, VCs, etc.
  • In-depth knowledge of the current ecosystem and technology trends.
  • Background in solutions integration, software development and product management, specific to complete platforms and ecosystems.
  • Proficiency with synthesizing a variety of technologies and capabilities into high quality, simple products and applications that delight developers and customers.

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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