What you’ll be doing...
The Network and Technology Spend Strategy & Analytics team is hiring a strategic thinker to join a high profile, high visibility team that powers Network analytics and strategic thinking for Verizon. You will be part of a team that builds tools, analysis, and insights that informs, quantifies, and enables the visualization of data to drive business decisions and investment for the Verizon Wireless and Wireline Networks. The Competitive Intelligence member actively collects competitive research and intelligence, remains current with the competitive landscape and works in partnership with cross functional teams to develop strategies to counter competitive threats.
We create actionable operational and strategic insights and visualizations for senior leaders in the company across multiple organizations. You will be part of the team that shapes multi-billion dollar investments for the nation’s largest and fastest 4G LTE Network and Verizon’s 5G Network. This is a job for an intelligent, decisive, quick, forward-thinking, strategic, and tactical thought leader.
Gather market data about our competitors, products, macroeconomic, social, political indicators and support the organization in making strategic decisions.
Create consumer empathy/understanding across the business team by effectively communicating existing consumer understanding and identifying actionable learning needs.
Work with 3rdparty companies to pull data related to tests/trials and compute key benchmarking metrics for network parameters.
Monitor the current 5G competitive environment and maintain actionable reports with key insights.
Create and deliver quarterly & annual updates competitive updates to leadership.
Develop and grow platforms and tools to distribute competitive intelligence information to the broader organization.
Define key success metrics and create dashboards / reports to communicate results and monitor KPIs.
Drive automation in the competitive intelligence space.
Cross Functional Collaboration:
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, adapt to changing priorities and meet aggressive deadlines.
Be the go-to-person for the data scientists and analysts for competitive info and datasets.
Collaborate with IT and business stakeholders to ensure data governance audit standards.
Ability to analyze complex data sets, draw conclusions and relationships and develop actionable recommendations.
Effectively communicate actionable insights to category leads supporting their goals and objectives.
Prepare executive level presentations to clearly articulate results of complex mathematical analyses.
What we’re looking for...
You’ll need to have:
Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience
Four or more years of relevant work experience.
Even better if you have:
A degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or business related field.
MBA or other degree with CFA/CPA
Two or more years’ experience in financial management, analysis or research experience performing detailed research and competitive analysis.
Two or more years of experience with business intelligence tools (Tableau, Alteryx, PowerPivot).
Experience programming/scripting/coding (SQL, Python, R, etc) and knowledge of relational databases.
Experience in data modeling, programming, data mining, large scale data acquisition.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Strong analytical, communication, and presentation skills.
Investigative mind-set with an attention to detail.
Ability to adapt to new challenges to overcome short-term hurdles by staying focused on the team’s deliverables.
Ability for quickly learnusing widely available tools and methodologies.
Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-moving, team environment.
Ability to demonstrate strategic thinking, relationship management and attention to detail transformation and cleaning of structured and unsecured data.
Experience in using ML techniques to solve business problems
Experience in telecom, high-tech, or relevantindustries.
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
We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences,including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.