What you’ll be doing...

As a Product Innovation Manager, you will be a part of the Product Innovation group focusing on Network technologies. You will be responsible for Demos, POC’s etc. for the next generation Intelligent Network Suite.

  • Work with core and cross functional teams to develop product requirements documents and feature prioritization.
  • Help define technical requirements to align with features & functional specifications.
  • Assist with design, development and testing of Intelligent Network related components for POC’s, Demo’s etc.
  • Work closely with other functional teams, third parties, and vendors to facilitate the resolution of issues
  • Assist the broader Product Innovation team in understanding product landscape, customer needs from market research, analytics, brainstorming and competitive insights.
  • Participate in vendor evaluation and product discussions.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering/Computer Science or four or more years of experience.
  • Six plus years of experience with Network Product, Technologies and protocols related to network functions, security, sd-wan etc.
  • Willingness to travel.

Even better if you have:

  • Network related certifications.
  • Knowledge of network security (Threat Detection and Response, SDP, Segmentation etc.)
  • Knowledge of Network topologies and products such as Cisco, Juniper etc.
  • Knowledge of Network Development including Software Defined Networking.
  • Experience in Network Operations including monitoring, troubleshooting and remediation.
  • Knowledge of Networking Standards and Programs such as OpenFlow, OPNFV etc.
  • Familiarity with emerging network related trends (AI-on-Chip, elastic edge and orchestration, intent-networking, closed-loop, self-healing etc.)
  • Familiarity with cloud-native and container technologies (Kubernetes, Docker etc.)
  • Communication and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to be a self-motivated learner and builder.
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment.
  • Ability to work as part of a geographically distributed team.
  • Ability to work in a cross-functional environment without boundaries for the benefit of the project and team.
  • Ability to improve both technical knowledge and process; ability to learn and apply skills to new technology.

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.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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