What you’ll be doing...

Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring capital programs stay aligned to enterprise strategy while leveraging existing components and capabilities across the business segment landscape.
  • Modeling the technical landscape to analyze the alignment of business capabilities with delivered technology and IT solutions.
  • Analyzing the current technology environment to detect critical deficiencies and collaborating with Enterprise Architecture from other lines of business and development team architects to recommend solutions for improvement.
  • Communicating the value delivered by the Architecture process by communicating outcomes and ongoing results.
  • Building end-to-end solution plans in the form of initiative roadmaps that define the ideal and future state systems solution, scope of solution initiatives, solution delivery sequencing through architecture transition states, and assumptions and risks.
  • Actively engage in agile program delivery including agile architecture practices following our scaled agile framework.
  • Ensure that features are sufficiently groomed including the creation of solution intent documentation in advance of agile planning sessions to ensure agile teams have a sufficient backlog to operate efficiently.
  • Prepare materials for Architectural Review Boards that demonstrate the alignment of the software delivery to enterprise practices and roadmaps.
  • Consulting on the overall Enterprise Architecture Strategy based on your experience delivering solutions within the domain.
  • Actively participate in technical fit review activities for capital programs.
  • Facilitating change and process improvement within the architecture community.
  • Collaborating with quality teams to drive continuous improvement for technology solutions.
  • Identifying and communicating the segment organizational impact (for example, on skills, processes, org structures and culture) and financial impact of the Enterprise Technical Architecture.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • IT experience in an architecture or software development role.
  • Five or more years of experience with large-scale IT system integration and architecture solutions.
  • Three or more years of experience building scalable solutions leveraging Java technology stack, Spring Boot, Micro Services, and Cloud technologies.
  • Experience with RESTful Web Services.
  • Experience leading architecture using modern software engineering and product development methodologies and tools including but not limited to Agile, Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery and DevOps.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Ability to design software solutions to help accelerate the introduction of new capabilities and transform teams.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills in areas such as teamwork, facilitation and negotiation.
  • Excellent time management, communication, decision making, and presentation skills.
  • Ability to estimate the financial impact of technical architecture alternatives.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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