Product Manager - III in Washington, DC at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 10/11/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  902890

Site: 2055 L St Washington District of Columbia USA 20036

Job Title: Product Manager- III 


What youll be doing..
As a member of the 5G Labs team, you'll be focused on executing programs and partnerships that accelerate the client's' 5G Ecosystem in DC as part of a national team spread across multiple 5G Lab locations. This client is leading the industry in developing capabilities with 5G that will unlock new opportunities and experiences for consumers and enterprises. In this role, you'll be steering our externally facing innovation programs and events with startups, universities, and partners around DC while feeding insights and partner opportunities back to the business. Activities will include:

  • Communicating, educating, and demoing various 5G technologies and future capabilities to local partners
  • Sourcing a portfolio of local partners based on prioritized opportunity areas
  • Executing the local incubator in partnership with HQ teams and external innovation challenge partners
  • Developing and managing relationships with key partners, proactively identifying opportunities for new events, programs, or trials to collaborate on
  • Attending local events, both at our 5G Lab and externally (many of which will take place in the evening), and serving as the key client representative and evangelist at those events
  • Capturing and synthesizing insights from all local events and partners in a comprehensive manner that fits the strategic framework
  • Planning logistics for events, challenges, programs, and trials with select partners

Must Have Skills: 


  • 3+ years of experience within the startup community
  • A proven track record of creating tangible outcomes through ecosystem programs with the startup and/or university community
  • Existing relationships and ties to the technology and startup community in DC
  • The ability to find win-win scenarios with new partners and execute them
  • Proven ability to work effectively and independently as part of a remote, distributed team
  • Up to 20% travel to NYC and Basking Ridge, NJ will be necessary

Desired Skills: 

  • Coordinated innovation programs and outreach for a technology company
  • An understanding of emerging technology and can code
  • An uncanny ability to create new authentic relationships and sustain them
  • A hunger to change the world for the better through technology
  • Passion for whats next but pragmatism about whats possible
  • A get it done, hustle mentality. A sense of scrappiness

Required Shift: 

  • 9-5 plus evening programming




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