Jyoti Sharma is a Senior Manager- Network Planning in the Technology, Architecture and Planning team at Verizon. In this role Jyoti is responsible for defining architecture and strategy for Verizon's Network, Enterprise & Consumer products and services. Jyoti has over 20 years of industry experience in technology and telecommunication roles including: Wireless Systems engineering, System performance, and new technology introduction. Currently, she's focused on defining Technology Strategy for Emerging Technologies including Thin Client and Vehicle-to-Everything (V2X) and represents Verizon on the 5G Automotive Association (5GAA) Board.
Jyoti is leading a cross functional team to demonstrate V2X Use cases over 5G ad MEC leveraging other products and services with partners across V2X ecosystem, Prior to her current role at Verizon, Jyoti worked at Nokia, Alcatel-Lucent and Lucent in the Wireless R&D Organization defining base band algorithms, running simulations and writing requirements for 3G/4G/5G Wireless Networks and contributing to the 3GPP standards.
Jyoti is a senior member of IEEE and currently serves as the Chair of Women In Engineering at the IEEE North Jersey Section. She has worked as an Adjunct Professor at the Fairleigh Dickinson University and the DeVry University. Jyoti earned a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India, a Master's in Telecommunications from the Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand and a Bachelor's in Electronics & Communications Engineering from the Delhi Institute of Technology, Delhi, India.
Jyoti lives in New Jersey with her husband, two kids and a dog. She is passionate about education, promoting Girls in STEM, community service activities and is a volunteering champion at Verizon