What you’ll be doing...

Verizon is building the most powerful 5G network which will usher in new experiences. Verizon continues to launch 5G service in Sport venues across the country. You will focus on developing and implementing new experiences for NFL/MLS Sports-partnership engagements supporting the GN & T organization. You will work with cross-functional teams towards a common goal on product and technology, leveraging 5G and other technologies to build new experiences tied to sports.

You will be responsible for ensuring that the right products are implemented to drive new experiences, highlighting the benefits of 5G connectivity to sports fans. You’ll also be responsible for helping to shape the strategy of Sports-Venue Experiences across various leagues such as the NFL, MLS, and others.

  • Working with cross-functional teams such as Network, Business/Consumer Product, Sponsorship, Marketing, IT, and many others to develop and implement products for new Sports experiences.
  • Leading and driving discussions to achieve consensus among cross-functional teams.
  • Working with Agile teams to develop and groom Product Backlog.
  • Participating in Scrum callswith development team.
  • Developing product requirements and roadmaps.
  • Working with the development teams to prioritize Sports Partnership engagements supporting the GN&T organization.
  • Managing multiple cross functional initiatives leveraging different products, services, and technologies.
  • Creating and tracking venue initiatives, setting the right priorities, and identifying opportunities to use solutions horizontally across multiple sports.
  • Engaging with senior Leadership within Verizon and outside companies through forums that educate and influence the direction in our venues.
  • Driving ideas from different sports venues/teams back to the technology & product teams to be evaluated
  • Conducting technology and product research to identify new experiences tied to sports.
  • Managing innovation budgets tied to sports.

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.
  • Two years of previous experience as a product owner, business analyst, or in a related area.
  • Experience creating and executing against a planned roadmap.

Even better if you have:

  • Product Development/Product Management/Product Ownership experience.
  • Experience working with external companies and multiple internal stakeholders.
  • Experience delivering projects using Agile methodology.
  • Experience working with technical teams.
  • Technical understanding of products, and up-to-date on industry standards and best practices.
  • Experience working in Mobile-App development space.
  • Program Management with large cross-functional technology projects.
  • Knowledge of AR/VR, Digital Media Production.
  • Knowledge of 5G, SDN/NFV, and WiFi technology.
  • Experience with Google suite.
  • Prior experience with Network projects transforming network technology.
  • Strong critical thinking, problem solving abilities, and decision-making skills.
  • Product Ownership certification.
  • Willingness to travel.

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.

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