Sr. Product Manager

Job description

Accelecom is currently seeking high-energy professional to drive our Product Development. The successful candidate will be a highly motivated individual with a background in Telecom Product Management. Successful candidates must have knowledge of leading service provider Voice, Data, and TeleHealth technologies; shown leadership roles in developing new telecommunications products; and an understanding of company business models, distribution channels, target markets and technology. This position will collaborate extensively with vendors and internal, cross-functional teams.

  • Evaluate emerging technology trends across sectors of the market.
  • Examine existing processes to understand how they will impact the end customers and create new approaches.
  • Research customer behavior and then translate it into product requirements.
  • Ability to dive deep into technical considerations as needed.
  • Identify and create product requirements and take ownership from initial concept through delivery.
  • Coordinate new product launches, feature enhancements, operational integration of product offerings, and product migration strategies.
  • Lead financial modeling and business modeling for existing products and new revenue opportunities, and articulating findings to management.
  • Lead product management, development, and deployment activities for offering high-end Ethernet, Internet, UCaaS, and TeleHealth services.
  • Partner with engineering, sales, service delivery, and service assurance for creation of cash-to-quote processes and go-to-market plans.
  • Execute product and pricing strategies for services.

Job requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent.
  • 2-3 years' of experience as a Product Manager is required.
  • Experience in handling Ethernet and Telecom products.
  • Strong and effective communicator to coordinate with multiple teams.
  • Experience managing projects in the Telecom Service Provider space.
  • Fair understanding of IP/MPLS, VPLS and EVPN as well as MEF Layer services.
  • Fair understanding of UCaaS & SD-WAN technology and services.
  • Understanding of Data Center designs and services.
  • MSOffice proficiency
  • Experience in driving technology related programs.
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills and the ability to multitask and maintain timelines for major initiatives is a must.

Valued but not required skills and experience:

  • A degree in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent.
  • TeleHealth experience and/or familiarity with TeleHealth applications.
  • PMP certification.
  • Experience with DWDM systems, particularly Fujitsu.
  • Experience with Layer2/Layer3 networks, particularly Juniper.
  • Sales experience.