Jack Hao

Director at Verizon



2007 - Present

Technical Editor for an Algorithm Book
Published by John Wiley & Sons, Inc

2013 - 2013

Technical Editor for a book - Essential Algorithms: A Practical Approach to Computer Algorithms by Rod Stephens. (http://www.amazon.com/Essential-Algorithms-Practical-Approach-Computer/dp/1118612108.) It is a well-written book for software engineers to sharpen their algorithm skills or promote the algorithmic thinking to write more efficient programs.

Director - Redbox Instant by Verizon

2011 - 2013

Lead the application development for Redbox Instant by Verizon. It was deployed into many platforms including Web browser, Xbox 360, Xbox One, iPhone, iPad, Android devices, Kindle, Win8 Phone, Google TV, Samsung and LG Smart TVs, Sony PlayStations, and Roku.

Director – Verizon Information Technology

2007 - 2011

Product development by using the power of Verizon networks and mobile devices for Verizon customers. Products include Verizon Wireless Visual Voice Mail (VVM), FiOS Mobile on iPAD, iPhone, Android and Blackberry. Our FiOS Mobile App on iPad was selected as the finalists for CTIA 2011 Emerging Technology Awards.

Manager - Verizon Information Technology

2002 - 2007

Product development for Verizon SuperPages Mobile using BREW, J2ME, SMS, and WAP. Pioneer dynamic map displays on mobile applications. SuperPages Mobile was among the best seller in Qualcomm BREW get-going category of the Verizon Wireless GetItNow platform and the app was one of the finalists for the 2005 BREW Developer’s Awards in the category of “Most Innovative Use of Technology”.

Software Architect
Tiburon Networks - a Startup Company

2000 - 2002

A startup company making next generation IP routers - for the Internet Revolutions.....

Senior Technologist
Verizon Labs

1999 - 2000

Research and Development on Location-Based Search and Services. Developed efficient algorithms for distance search in yellow book listings for Verizon SuperPages.com

Principal Member of Technical Staff
GTE Laboratories

1989 - 1999

Research and development in telecommunication systems for network planning, network management and operations, and advanced communication services. Developed an in-house mapping system using c/c++ (Geographic Information Systems) which powered several strategic IT systems of network planning, management, and operations. One of the systems is GRANET (GRAphical Network Engineering Tool) for GTE Wireless (now part of Verizon Wireless). It has been a vital contributor to network designs that resulted in higher quality of service and reduced capital expenditures. It won many internal and external awards including the recognition by R&D Magazine as one of the 100 most technologically significant products and process of the year 1997.


Columbia University in the City of New York
Operations Research
1985 - 1989

Research in efficient algorithms for graph theory, network flows, and large scale combinatorial optimizations. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=jianxiu+Hao+algorithm (keywords: jianxiu,hao,algorithm)

Columbia University - Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science
Industrial Engineering and Operations Research
1985 - 1986

Columbia University - Henry Krumb School of Mines
Mining Engineering
1983 - 1984

University of Science and Technology Beijing
Mining and Mineral Engineering
1977 - 1982

北京科技大学, 采矿系 (北京钢铁学院, 矿77, 郝剑修)

Patents (10)

Method, computer program product, and apparatus for providing communications with at least one media provider
Jianxiu Hao, Guillermo Ortiz, Diego S Rozensztejn, Fenglin Yin
March 10, 2015: 08978066

Program handoff between devices and program network offloading
Jack Jianxiu Hao, Yuhui Qian, Jian Huang, Gaurav Mehta
January 6, 2015: 08931016

Voicemail notification server load balancing
Zhiying Jin, Wei Xia, Gerald Honma, Jo Ann Kagawa, Jianxiu Hao
April 2, 2013: 08411826

Smart home device management (23 worldwide citation)
Jack Jianxiu Hao, Guillermo Ortiz, Heath Stallings, John P Valdez, Wei Xia, Joseph M Geiger
February 12, 2013: 08375118

Apparatus, method, and computer program product for synchronizing data sources (2 worldwide citation)
Jianxiu Hao, Diego S Rozensztejn, Jian Huang, Muralikumar Venkatasubramaniam
October 2, 2012: 08280847

Networked address book (2 worldwide citation)
Jack Jianxiu Hao, Jian Huang, Diego S Rozensztejn, Fred Scheer, Gaurav Tanna, Wei Xia, Xuefeng Yao, Fang Zhu
October 2, 2012: 08280883

Visual voicemail network architecture (12 worldwide citation)
Jack Jianxiu Hao, Dahai Ren, Shuai Wu, Robert C Baruch, Christopher L Helbling, Gerald Y Honma, Xuefeng Yao, Haiyan Zhou
June 5, 2012: 08195130

Visual voicemail provisioning and notification (8 worldwide citation)
Jack Jianxiu Hao, Chris Helbling, Gaurav D Mehta, Michael R Oliver, Guillermo Ortiz, Okeno Palmer, Dahai Ren, Diego S Rozensztejn, Atul Thaper
April 10, 2012: 08155627

Dynamic location-based mapping system and method (7 worldwide citation)
Serkan Tosun, Jianxiu Hao, YiYi He, Matthew C Lemay
March 30, 2010: 07688227

Methods and systems for updating a land use and land cover map using postal records (2 worldwide citation)
Jianxiu Hao, Beato T Cheng, Norman Eugene Heckman
May 27, 2003: 06571242

Connections (500)
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Senior IT PM/PMO Consultant

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Rafael Gaviria
Business Engineer and Information Systems Manager