What you’ll be doing...

As part of Verizon’s Advanced Communications Product Development, you’ll provide direction to a cross functional team responsible for engineering, IT integration, business operations, support and maintenance of Voice over IP product area. You’ll provide leadership in platform modernization and transformation from legacy to a micro-services, and in cultural migration from traditional IT Lifecycle to a DevOps model.

  • Driving complex projects and programs to achieve targeted and measured business goals and key objectives.
  • Coordinating and scheduling resources across multiple organizations to align project requirements with business goals and objectives.
  • Identifying, monitoring, reporting and escalating project-related issues to achieve timely resolution.
  • Developing and implementing corrective action plans to mitigate impact to project schedules and overall business objectives.
  • Utilizing project tracking tools and systems to document milestone completions, project issues, corrective action plans, project risks, and overall project completions.
  • Interfacing with sponsors, users, and all other stakeholders to determine and understand their business requirements and objectives of new projects and work requests.
  • Acting as a Value Team Facilitator (VTF) in an Agile development environment.
  • Organizing and managing Agile Program Increment Planning process.
  • Authoring, maintaining and coordinating Infrastructure Initiative Roadmaps.
  • Authoring and analyzing Agile Epics and User Stories.
  • Managing coordination with various Verizon labs.

What we’re looking for...

You will need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Six or more years of experience in agile Software Development methodology.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems or related field.
  • A Master’s degree.
  • Fifteen or more years of related experience in IT business/systems analysis and/or IT solutions consulting.
  • IT cloud architecture and software design skills.
  • Ability to lead cultural transformation.
  • Experience leading transformation to DevOps model.
  • Verbal and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of communications applications such as Voice Over IP (VoIP).
  • Knowledge of underlying networking fundamentals: routing, switching, access control, and security.
  • Knowledge of complete IT architectures.
  • Experience managing vendors.
  • PMP certification.
  • Cloud architecture design and transformation.
  • Verizon Rapid Development (VRD) IT experience.
  • Willingness to travel.

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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