What you’ll be doing...

5G will have a massive impact on how we live, learn, work and play, enabling disruptive new consumer experiences and enterprise products. Business Operations Manager for Device Technology will work with cross functional teams of Engineering, Operations, Sourcing, Finance, Product and many other functions within Verizon. The manager will lead a team to that will ensure that the Device Technology organization operates at a higher level of efficiency to change the face of the how Verizon influences the wireless and wireline Device ecosystem and its many constituents to drive differentiated customer experiences.


  • The Business Operations manager will manage a portfolio of projects and programs across the Device Technology Organization as well as lead overall day to day operational logistics for the group.
  • By translating the key functions into tangible connections across projects this individual will optimize resources between programs, align stakeholders and communicate with senior level executives on a daily basis.
  • The manager will lead the organizing of strategic partnership structures and commercial terms across different projects DT is engaged in.
  • The will consistently develop and update project progress and status into and through the technology development funnel through handoff to, and in partnership with, our commercial teams.
  • They will be the lead touchpoint to Verizon business units including product, finance, marketing, sourcing, network and others to ensure proactive transparency and collaboration. This includes a monthly view of DT activities across the company.
  • This individual will organize and prioritizethird party engagements across the portfolio and schedule out the execution plan for projects both internal and external.
  • They will manage and keep current the financial reporting across team budgets, spending, and accounting practices and report to senior management as well as manage the annual planning process.
  • In addition they will work to capture and synthesize the ongoing activity, research, and technical findings across locations and programs into thought leadership and reporting into business unit collaborators
  • They will lead the creation of internal and external strategic presentations to executives
  • The Business Operations Manager will also be tasked with managing special strategic projects for Verizon leadership.
  • Work with Sourcingorganization for SRFs for SOWs, Change Requests (CRs), Maintenance Contracts, Trial Agreements, NDAs.
  • Support Global Clearance (GC)- Initiate project GC with Global Clearance Front Door, Serve as POC to GC PMO, Create Global Clearance documentation, Engage SRO, Engage Security teams for reviews
  • Manage POs- Check with Finance for budget validation, Issue Requisitions with summary write-up for routing approvals, Generate POs, Process Goods Receipt for each Milestone Deliverable in PO, Contact new vendors to get financial forms filled out (W-9), Work with Vendor Maintenance team to get Vendor ID setup for new vendors, Create AFE for internal budget transfers, Handle any special payment terms (ie. Net-1).

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree orfour or more years of work experience.
  • Sixor more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Excellent communication skills, and ability to present complex topics and data in a concise presentations and formats as well as to senior executives in formal and informal environments.
  • Critical, creative and strategic thinking capability. Ability to identify ways to improve processes or organizational operations.
  • Ability to synthesize and structure messy information, from research to concept ideas.
  • Project scoping, budget, and project management experience.
  • Data analysis and excellent data organization skills.
  • Excellent Microsoft Office / GSuite skills.
  • Telecom experience. Experience/ Knowledge of 5G technology
  • Passion for technology and good knowledge of current technology landscape.
  • Comfortable working in a dynamic, challenging and stimulating organization.
  • Aptitude to work outside of your comfort zone and get things done quickly and in some cases with little to no supervision.
  • Initiative, anticipates and prepares for upcoming situations, takes advantage of opportunities, acts quickly and decisively, addresses issues before they become problems.
  • Obsessive attention to detail and a focus on clarity, expectation setting, and executing on big ideas in a structured way that will accelerate the 5G Future!
  • Excitement knowing that technology (especially 5G) will change the world for the better.

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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