What you’ll be doing...

Verizon Connect is guiding a connected world on the go by automating, optimizing and revolutionizing 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 startup environment with the resources, operational excellence, and brand recognition of an established tech giant.

We are looking for an Associate Product Owner to join our team to develop valuable additions to our growing suite of products. You will be working closely with Engineering and the Business to define and ensure the success of our products.

  • Work with the Product Owner and wider Product Management teams to understand customer needs and envision new product solutions for the various user personas we target.
  • Write Agile-based stories that conform to best practices including acceptance criteria, positive and negative paths, etc.
  • Collaborate within your Cross Functional Team to produce workflows and market leading user experiences that are creative and easy-to-use which solve customer needs and market problems.
  • Work with stakeholders to actively and effectively conduct sprint planning that includes the bundling and prioritization of new features.
  • Monitor the direction of the fleet management industry.
  • Coordinate communication across teams (e.g. Product Management, Engineering, and Development) and provide status updates on projects.
  • Assist with product documentation during the Go-to-Market process for new features.
  • Assist with other Product Management responsibilities as needed.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Knowledge of modern development technologies and languages.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree in Computer Science or a related field.
  • Two or more years of experience as a Business Analyst or Associate Product Owner in a technical environment creating superior user experiences for Mobile and Web-based products (Agile experience).
  • Excellent interpersonal communication, presentation, and writing skills with demonstrated leadership abilities.
  • Self-starter with the ability of learning quickly.
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills.
  • Experience working with OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturers).
  • Experience working with Telematics.
  • Experience with API (Application programming interface) or microservice specification.
  • Experience performing data queries in Database, validate data quality and help steer API specification definition.
  • Understanding of decoupled architecture using REST.
  • Experience of SQL, JSON and/or XML.
  • Experience of working in an SOA environment (Service-oriented architecture).

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.