The Enterprise Architecture group is seeking a Technical Architect to play a critical, client-facing role that interacts with multiple application teams with the goal of creating the next generation architecture in service of Verizon customers.
* The architect will facilitate collaboration sessions and ensure consistency and alignment across Enterprise from both a technical and process alignment perspective. * This individual will work closely with internal stakeholders from a strategic perspective in technology and vendor assessments to establish and maintain technical assets within the enterprise technology portfolio. * This individual will also assist teams in defining and maintaining outer architectural solutions like customer experience, performance and logging architectures. * Responsible for Technical assessment, evaluation and ultimately selection of products, tools, and technologies (i.e. micro-services & UI technologies) that overlay to the Northstar architecture. * Architect will ensure solution aligns with other Verizon units creating a technology aligned user experience. Be a subject matter expert in user experience, performance and logging architecture that meets enterprise architecture standard * Design and develop a reference implementation (sample working code) for enterprise scale architecture. Reference implementations should be usable as starting modules that development teams can use to speed up development. * Play a significant role in overall technology architecture and evolution of next gen platforms. Candidate will research the existing application footprint and recommend solutions to run application workloads on Next Gen architecture (i.e Service Mesh, API). Ability to think out of the box and research solutions that will work for Verizon customers and employees. * Coaching and mentoring of development teams, conducting brown-bags and implementing proof of concepts. Mentor and support development teams during key migrations to align with NorthStar architecture.
What we're looking for...
You will have:
* Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience. * Six or more years of relevant work experience.
Even better if you have:
When you join Verizon...
You'll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America's fastest and most reliable network, we're leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we're about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.
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