Verizon is actively searching for a Product Owner as the key project stakeholder for a transformative digital product. The ideal candidate will inspire and motivate the engineering and business teams alike to deliver innovative and exciting solutions. The candidate will represent the “voice of the customer” and be responsible for maintaining that voice and overall vision throughout the development of the product. This role will be highly visible across the organization acting as the owner of the product both internally and externally. We are seeking a detail oriented, energetic, driven and passionate individual to fill this key role on our Digital Product Solutions Team.
Develop and maintain the overall product vision and strategy and effectively communicate that vision to larger working team and executives alike.
Use agile/lean methodologies to drive and deliver enterprise-scale digital projects
Own and drive backlog grooming and management, prioritize user stories, create acceptance criteria and drive testing and delivery
Be a champion of the customer and define and execute requirements (user stories) that ensure a superior customer experience when using the product
Create user stories for product features working with stakeholders (both internal and external) as needed, ensuring that customer, and overall market needs are met
Organize and work with cross-functional teams and remote resources to drive processes and deliver projects on time
Have a keen sense of strategy and understanding on emerging industry trends.
Ability to leverage the competitive landscape to provide insight on ways to improve visual design, usability and website/app functionality and holistic experiences.
Three (3) – five (5) years of experience in a similar Project or Product Owner role, responsible for leading teams and driving towards deliverables and deadlines within an agile/lean environment
Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field
Demonstrated team player with ability to coordinate multiple projects in a fast paced, deadline driven, multi-location / multi-cultural matrix work environment
Concise problem solver with the ability to effectively communicate solutions and issues to cross-functional teams
Excellent communication skills with the ability to speak effectively to clients and internal teams
Comfortable leading meetings and writing documents for senior leadership and stakeholders
Experience in issue tracking and project management platforms such as JIRA, Confluence, Basecamp, etc.
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