1+ months

Senior Product Manager, Wireless Product Strategy

Cox Communications Inc
Atlanta, GA 30303
*Primary Location: *6205-B Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA, USA
*Division: *Cox Communications Inc
*Job Level: *Manager/Senior Manager
*Travel: *No
*Schedule: *Full-time
*Shift: *Day Job
*Requisition Number: *211409
*JOB SUMMARY*



The Senior Manager - Wireless Product Strategy is responsible for leading the development and enhancement of wireless connectivity and management for Coxs mobility and associated platforms. Applies expert knowledge on broadband, connectivity technologies and market trends to define and deliver a multi-year roadmap for Coxs device connectivity, mobile convergence, and associated reporting analytics products. Reports to the Executive Director of Wireless Product Strategy and works independently, leading a cross-functional team that may include direct reports. The ideal candidate has extensive experience leading product ideation and development with significant breadth in strategic planning, a deep knowledge of broadband, wireless, mobility, and in-home connectivity products. In addition, the candidate should process a mastery of driving innovation and emerging technologies into organizations with a focus on customer experience and value creation.





*MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES*




* Analyze and interpret competitive products, consumer trends and industry developments that impact wireless connectivity across mobility, fixed wireless and WiFi networks.

* Create long term platform evolution plan to maintain parity and competitiveness with leading wireless operators.

* Develop and drive business cases that that incorporate new and emerging use cases into the Cox wireless portfolio. (ie IOT, converged products, edge computing, etc.)

* Drive vendor and partner relationships that nurture the growth of new product lines.

* Represent Cox as the resident subject matter expert on emerging wireless products and platforms through liaisons with industry standards bodies and peer working groups.

* Collaborate with cross functional partners to develop internal point of views related to wireless regulatory areas. (ie new allocations of licensed and unlicensed spectrum)

* Exhibit leadership with respect to project development, team interactions, business insights and product strategy.

* Develop white papers and executive presentations on emerging industry trends as a precursor to potential lab evaluations and trials.

* Leads the planning of the product roadmap for wireless connectivity in collaboration with mobile offerings and management products, ensuring the right strategic portfolio and managing the sequence of development.

* Applies a strong understanding of product development processes to lead the execution of all product development initiatives for device connectivity and management products, holding the organization accountable to deliver the product roadmap.

* Manages capital budgets of related product development initiatives.

* Develops effective partnerships between the Product Management team and the other supporting functional organizations (Engineering, Software Development, IT, Operations, 3rd Party suppliers, etc.) to properly interpret and deliver to the product requirements.

* Maintains a strong technical knowledge of wireless and broadband technologies to collaborate effectively with Engineering groups.

* Ensures alignment between the business operational strategies and technical solutions.

* Supports business development and strategic partnerships for wireless connectivity and management products, assessing potential partnerships, negotiating related deals, and managing resulting relationships, working closely with business development.

* Analyzes performance metrics of device connectivity and management products to recommend product improvements.

* Works closely with the Internet, Video, and Voice product teams to ensure a seamless customer device connectivity experience.





Qualifications: *MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS*

*Skills/Abilities and Knowledge*




* Excellent interpersonal, collaborative and communication skills to work effectively with teams throughout organization

* Strong comfort level with presenting to executive leadership in a compelling and influential manner.

* Ability to analyze and interpret data and synthesize recommendations

* Excellent analytical skills with strong organizational and office management techniques

* Industry expert in wireless connectivity and session management space

* Deep understanding of competitive products and consumer trends in the wireless, mobility and connected device space.

* Strong background and experience in broadband connection technologies - Wi-Fi, Cellular, Ethernet, DOCSIS, MoCA, and associated equipment

* Key understanding of 3GPP wireless standards up to and including 5G in association with the application of various spectrum bands

* Strong business acumen and sense of urgency to achieve results






*Related Work Experience*




* 5 - 7 years Product Management / New Product Development Experience

* 5 - 7 years Related industry experience (Wireless, Telecommunications, Cable)

* 5 - 7 years Management experience






*Preferred*




* Bachelors degree in Business, Engineering, Computer Science or related field

* Masters or MBA preferred



Who We Are
*About Cox Communications*
Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applications and services. The largest private telecom company in America, we proudly serve six million homes and businesses across 18 states. Were dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities and the characteristics that makes each one unique.

*About Cox *
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

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Posted: 2021-03-24 Expires: 2021-06-06

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