What you’ll be doing...
We are seeking a Product Engineer leader with extensive experience designing, building, and operating large scale SAAS products.
The leader must be extremely driven and results oriented with a strong track record of execution in the industry. We are looking for a transformational leader who is a multiplier, creates high performance teams of innovative software professionals, and develops internal talent and recruits industry top talent.
The leader must have a strong record of continuous improvement, leveraging industry best principles and practices, and have implemented large scale Lean / Agile and Continuous Delivery initiatives.
The role requires a strategic thinker with strong product and business acumen to define and align a technology strategy around the needs of the customers and the business.
This is a highly technical, hands-on role where the leader will play a key role in defining and vetting architecture and design approaches, technology selection and implementation decisions.
Expectation of a Product Engineering Leader
Drives technology vision and strategy for the platform
Builds a high performance team of innovative software professionals by mentoring and developing internal talent and by recruiting industry top talent
Drives innovation and creates a platform for technical creativity in the organization
Leads effective roadmap development and project management disciplines
Partners with Product Management team on strategy design and product specifications
Manages schedules to ensure on time delivery and maximizes quality throughput
Leads the team through transition to Lean principles in software development
Drives continuous improvement in Agile development methodologies and best practices
Creates a green build culture, where working software is valued above all
Capable of leading architecture and technical designs reviews
Establishes KPIs and metrics to gauge development quality and performance
Strong communication and stakeholder management
Provides mentoring, coaching and career development to the team
Builds the culture and core values in the organization
Effective performance management
Is an example of leader qualities and professionalism to the organization
Owns product health of the platform
Customer focused - works from the customer back
What we’re looking for...
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline
A proven track record of success in Software Engineering, with experience in .Net, C++, Java or similar
A proven track record of success operating at a senior leadership level within a software environment(s), ideally within a multinational context
Previous experience leading large, global teams of 80+
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.
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