Verizon Communications Inc.
Responsibilities: Function as Product Owner in the agile\/SCRUM software development process throughout the product life cycle. Work with internal and external stakeholders to collect feedback; identifying opportunities for improvements and enhancements to our suite of products. Understand the marketplace and competitive environment. Provide day-to-day guidance to the business analyst team to write user stories, specifying requirements and acceptance criteria with detail and clarity sufficient for implementation and testing. Identify key product stakeholders; elicit input and develop a consensus around the definition and relative priority of each story in the backlog; contain scope appropriately, while managing stakeholder expectations. Work with user experience (UX) designers to create a compelling user experience around each story, expressed through wireframes, mock-ups or prototypes. Work with development engineering teams to communicate the product vision, clarify use cases and requirements, resolve issues arising during development, and accept stories as they are completed. Monitor and evaluate key performance indicators to help drive product performance. Manage and enhance relationships with access control and enforcement vendors to ensure system integrations include all current and future enhancements. Collaborate with other functions (marketing, business development, sales, operations, customer services, and professional services) in the development product positioning, go-to-market strategies, and pre- and post-sales activities related to the product needed to successfully sell, implement and service the product. Serve as the internal and external evangelist. What we\u2019re looking for... Skills & Requirements Bachelor\u2019s Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Economics, Psychology, Business or related field. Minimum 7 years experience and MBA preferred. 5 years in design of smart parking solutions incorporating current technologies around IoT, mobile and cloud applications. Experience in developing and managing parking ecosystem partnerships is considered an advantage. Working with software development teams in an AGILE development environment a plus. Understanding of parking operations a plus. Understanding of parking as a managed service from a pricing and support perspective is a plus. 1 to 4 years of experience working on mobile products in an agile software development environment Experience in the mobile payments and\/or parking industries is a plus Data fanatic! Experience working with large data sets to solve business problems, improve app experience and identify trends Exceptional communication, negotiating, and problem solving skills Ability to identify and appreciate good products and features Extreme attention to detail Willingness to express your opinions and ideas at all times Must be a self-starter and proactive Willingness to roll up your sleeves to get things done, taking on additional responsibilities to ensure success When you join Verizon... You\u2019ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America\u2019s fastest and most reliable network, we\u2019re 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\u2019re 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.
Verizon Communications Inc.
Website : http://www.verizon.com
Verizon Communications Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides communications, information and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses, and governmental agencies worldwide. Its Wireless segment offers access to various wireless voice and data services comprising Internet access through smart phones and basic phones, and notebook computers and tablets; messaging services to send and receive text, picture, and video messages; and consumer and business focused multimedia applications under the Verizon Wireless brand. This segment also provides location-based services; global data services; HomeFusion Broadband, a high-speed Internet service for homes; other connection-related services, such as network access and value added services to support telemetry-type applications; and machine-to-machine services that support devices used in healthcare, manufacturing, utilities, distribution, and consumer products markets, as well as sells smart phones and basic phones, tablets, and other Internet access devices. As of February 24, 2014, it served 103 million retail customers. The companys Wireline segment offers video services over its fiber-optic network; data Services comprising high-speed Internet and FiOS broadband data products, as well as local exchange capacity, managed, mobility, and security services; voice services, such as local exchange, regional, long distance, wire maintenance, and voice messaging services, as well as VoIP, and landline and wireless services; and local dial tone and broadband services to local, long distance, and other carriers. This segment also provides networking products and solutions, such as private Internet protocol services, and Ethernet access and ring services; and infrastructure and cloud services. The company was formerly known as Bell Atlantic Corporation and changed its name to Verizon Communications Inc. in June 2000. Verizon Communications Inc. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in New York, New York.