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Mavenir has an excellent opportunity for a Director, Strategic PLM to join our vEPC cloud-based core network architecture team. The Director, Strategic PLM, Packet Core will be responsible for driving the product roadmap for 4G & 5G packet core.. This position will be based in Richardson, Texas. However, additional consideration regarding actual work location can be given to outstanding candidates.. Key Responsibilities:. Define and own product roadmap for 4G & 5G packet core. Engage with customers at the technical level to drive sales and win new business. Drive day-to-day technical discussions and prepare responses for queries from the customers and staff. Define project plan to deliver products and solutions. Establish CxO level thought leadership with customers. Gather competitive information & drive standards engagement. Execute trial and PoC activities. Identify partners to build solution ecosystem. Handle RFx response preparation and RFx defense. Organize technical workshops for customers. Drive interlock with field organizations. Represent the company at trade shows and participate in marketing events; help drive marketing activities. Recruit, train and mentor junior team members. Job Requirements:. Minimum 15 years of relevant experience in the wireless telecommunications industry. Master's degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering is required. MBA is a plus Excellent relationship with tier-1 operator's technical staff. Innovative \"out-of-box\" thinker with \"can-do\" attitude. Work experience at a startup is a plus. In-depth knowledge of 3GPP EPC and 5G core from standards to product. Solid knowledge of NFV, SDN, Cloud Native, ONAP. Excellent knowledge of standards related to these areas. Superb ability to gather customer requirements and translate them into product specifications. Ability to orchestrate and maneuver critical customer engagements. Team leader and a team player. Great ability to influence engineering team to deliver products as needed by the customer. A great communicator and an extraordinary presenter. Solid track record with refences showing traits in-line with the above requirements. Mavenir offers a highly collaborative working environment and a robust benefits program.. Accessibility. Mavenir is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. If you are a US applicant in need of special assistance or an accomodation while seeking empoyment, please e-mail ...@mavenir.com or call: +1-469-###-#### . We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accomodation on a case-by-case basis.. Mavenir is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes qualified applicants from around the world, regardless of their ethnicity, gender, religion, nationality, age, disability, or other legally protected status.