The Solution Enterprise Architect position is responsible for working with senior Client IT and business executives as a trusted technical advisor/ partner to:

  • Review and analyze current technology infrastructure and its ability to support strategic corporate objectives
  • Identify and propose specific strategies, initiatives and remedies necessary to align technology infrastructure with corporate objectives
  • Support development of business drivers, business case and high level program implementation plan
  • Translate Client business issues/opportunities into technical solution/business requirements
  • Develop a conceptual solution architecture using a combination of Verizon standard products and selected third party suppliers to produce an end to end Client solution
  • Build and communicate the value proposition of the end to end solution to client executives
  • Manage the interaction with specific product specialists to identify and collect detailed technical requirements
  • Partner with the bid management organization to build out detailed RFP responses and contract development
  • Coordinate efforts across Verizon support/product specialist organizations to ensure overall integrity and consistency of the final proposed solution
  • Participate as a member of the Senior Leadership Team in the Client facing Governance Program
  • Lead strategic architectural planning to achieve goals by prioritizing initiatives and coordinating the evaluation, deployment, and management of current and future state architectures
  • Collaborate with the appropriate Verizon and client departments to develop an Architectural Vision and Innovation plan that supports the Client IT strategic goals
  • Develop and communicate Technology/Service and Business process alignment plans to client and Verizon executive teams, staff, partners, and stakeholders
  • Assess and communicate risks and identify Client dependencies
  • Assist in the development of the Client business case and ensure this is aligned to the Transition strategy to both maximize Client benefit realization and Verizon revenue
  • Act as a Thought Leader for the client’s business goals and vision via regular in-person and written communications with the client executives, department heads and end users.


  • Enterprise architects may come from a variety of backgrounds including business and high level technical engineers with significant exposure to project work.
  • May hold a degree such as a Bachelor of Information Technology, Bachelor of Business or an MBA.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Enterpise Architecture frameworks such as TOGAF.
  • ITIL

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