Client Applications Product Manager
Location:
San Francisco , California
Posted:
November 20, 2017
Reference:
471752-1A

What you’ll be doing...

We're a small, unique team that has strong experience building and innovating in video. We believe that the most important factors to our success are our team and culture. We are unusually passionate about the intersection of media and technology; we see an opportunity to improve media, particularly next generation video. Our mission is to build platforms and services that delight both consumers and customers alike. If the product and engineering team had to be recognized for one thing we would want that to be Quality.

Our product management team believes that our product experiences should connect at an emotional level with users while providing what they need in the most simplistic and intuitive ways. As a product manager- client applications, you will be a key player at the heart of the customer experience, developing seamless end-to-end experiences that surprise and delight customers. This role is inherently cross-functional and you will work closely with design, development and product to bring new video products to consumers. You will drive the user experience, roadmap, and future of video products across the web, mobile platforms and connected devices. You will be deeply involved in the overall vision and be challenged to think strategically and creatively about customer experience to rapidly turn vision into roadmap and progress.

  • We're at the intersection of media and technology, building new and fresh ways for people to enjoy video.
  • Were a small team that likes to move quickly and in a way to ensure quality is the top priority.
  • The team works on a variety of platforms, services and devices tackling interesting engineering, product and design challenges.
  • We're located in SOMA, the heart of San Francisco with all of its great food, just a few minutes walk to Caltrain and easy access to the freeway.

  • User journeys: collaborate with engineering and operations partners to define narratives with visual artifacts that enable the intended results, then drive buy-in from partner teams and VZ leadership.
  • Cross functional: proactively engage and communicate with stakeholders and the larger organization about product cycles and strategic priorities throughout the development process.
  • Requirements: gather and understand complex requirements from all stakeholders, prioritize them according to the roadmap and translate them into clear, timely and precise product specifications/ features/ capabilities with necessary artifacts from partner teams to enable development that produces an ROI.
  • Sprint management: work hand in hand with development to create epics / user stories and manage the backlog for development sprints. Set realistic development goals, making timely trade off decisions and ensuring development activities are transparent and stay on track.

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.
  • Product management experience for consumer facing products.
  • Experience with iOS and Android platforms, web, living room devices.

Even better if you have

  • B.S or M.S (Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics) or equivalent experience.
  • MBA.
  • Experience working cross functionally to write product requirements, user stories, specifications, create wireframes, mocks and work-flow diagrams.
  • Led cross-functional teams on identification, prioritization, and execution of product initiatives from ideation to post-launch.
  • High levels of creativity and quick problem solving capabilities.
  • Positive attitude and proactive approach.

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.

Notice(s)

Verizon will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or Veteran status. Different makes us better.


A little about us:
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