When you join Verizon

Verizon is a leading provider of technology, communications, information and entertainment products, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our ambition and united in our shared purpose to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.

What you’ll be doing...

You will be serving as a Dist Engr as part of the Enterprise architecture team for Verizon Business Group organization in Verizon India in partnership with the teams in the US.

  • Collaborating and influencing various stakeholders in the US and India teams.
  • Providing technical design and architectural leadership and engages across lines of business to ensure technical fit with respect to business needs.
  • Driving comparative analysis among various process/ practices/ products and drive POC to arrive at decisions.
  • Providing technical leadership, guidance, and support in the deployment of complex applications in globally distributed computing environments.
  • Facilitating the governance and use of enterprise architecture principles, guidance and reference architectures.
  • Defining the standards and directional Tech Stack and drive their evolution by introducing emerging technologies after successful proof-of-concepts, working closely with the development teams and providing hands-on support.
  • Engaging with subject matter experts on key domains such as: product definition as it pertains to OSS/BSS, network infrastructure planning and engineering on access, transport and core networks, provisioning and service assurance.
  • Collaborating with architects & delivery teams across the enterprise to identify strategic opportunities and in the rationalization of cross segment dependencies.

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.
  • Six or more years of work experience in IT and Business Unit driving technology strategy and solutions implementation across portfolios and lines of business.
  • Six or more years of experience in enterprise architecture & solutioning.
  • Experience with 5G architectures, wireless/wireline infrastructures.
  • Experience in Value Engineering, Digital Transformation, Strategy Consulting.
  • Experience delivering and implementing digital transformation strategies.
  • Knowledge on the OSS/ BSS understanding and knowledge.
  • Experience working on network products, good knowledge on the products specific to LOBs.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • Ability to drive discussions and architectural decisions with various stakeholders.
  • Objective decision making skills with the drive to deliver and arrive at solutions.
  • Relationship skills to enable success across multiple partners.
  • Ability to interact and provide executive level communications to VPs, SVPs and CIOs.
  • Knowledge of latest in network - SDN / NFV, IoT, etc. will be a added advantage
  • Experience in data and information management as it relates to TMEG businesses, including but not limited to deep knowledge of 4G/5G architectures, wireless and wireline infrastructures.