What you’ll be doing...
This six-month residency role – which is part of the Verizon Campus Program – will give you a chance to partner with some of the brightest minds in academia, industry, and the startup ecosystem to expand the possibilities for the next generation of our products. Through efforts on campus—sponsoring research, joining consortiums—and our in-house incubator, the Concept Studio, we’re supporting our internal product teams in shipping new products better, faster, and smarter.
At the conclusion of this program, you will have gained exposure to The Concept Studio which is a process-driven, intensive six-month program that provides the resources, community, and conditions for accelerating new products and your career. You’ll contribute your skills as a consultant to several of the Studio teams in the development of minimum viable products (MVP) while gathering learnings and support from our product and strategy teams.
In this role, you will have the opportunity to:
•Bring ideas to life.
•Turn science fiction into science fact, enriching our customers’ lives with products that will shape the future of global communications.
•Work with advanced technology to make the next major breakthrough.
•Use experimental research and behavioral insights to create new products.
•Work in our brand new Open Innovation Lab in New York City.
Opportunities are available in the following areas:
•Artificial Intelligence and Big Data
•Augmented and Virtual Reality
•Creative Storytelling and Interfaces
•Product and Concept Strategy
What we’re looking for...
You’re a talented technical thinker with expertise in hacking, building products, design thinking, or collaborative strategy. You’re a motivated self-starter. Never satisfied with the status quo, you’re always trying to beat a personal best. You thrive in a fast-paced environment where new challenges come up every day. You are flexible, dependable and work well in varying environments. Learning quickly is personally rewarding and inspires you to take smart risks. You have a desire to shift the way a Fortune 14 organization looks at innovation and new product development.
You’ll need to have:
•Current enrollment in a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Human Computer Interaction, Design, Business or relevant major, with an expected completion date by June 2018.
Even better if you have:
•GPA of 3.2 or higher.
•Demonstrated ability to redefine what it means to create, by finding new ways to apply technology to today’s greatest challenges.
•Demonstrated independent thinking, relationship management and attention to detail.
•Demonstrated ability to meet milestones, communicate your work and respond to feedback with action and learning.
•High proficiency in MS Office Suite.
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.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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