What you’ll be doing...

  • Lead a team of technical employees that manage the planning, engineering, operations, and tenant operation functions for the following Commercial Data System and signaling platforms (CDS):
    • MMS, VMG, eMAG, VMP
    • LDAP operations
    • Local Number Portability (LNP) function on LSMS and NPAC
    • Enterprise solutions
  • Drive the team and vendors to adopt and migrate applications to the Verizon Cloud Platform (VCP).
  • Distribute workload and development responsibilities to ensure timely completion and avoid impact to existing services.
  • Manage employee performance in a consistent and timely fashion per company policy and practice.
  • Work with internal organizations to develop, design, size, and adjust data flow models to ensure applications meet availability, performance, capacity, and security requirements and guidelines.
  • Manage Capital and Expense budgets to plan.
  • Drive technology, operational and cost innovation within the team and with broader stakeholders.
  • Maintain ongoing partnerships and relationships with the Network Repair Bureau, Network Operations Center, IT, HQ Planning, CDS Planning, NNO Project Management, Network Implementation, Maintenance Engineering, Marketing, Performance, and Market teams.
  • Understand and interpret business strategy, including design, to improve applications in collaboration with other business units.
  • Ensure new applications and infrastructure components adhere to defined architectural requirements and standards - guide the evolution of new technologies to support the requirements of new systems and business initiatives.
  • Provide direction and effectively manage vendors.
  • Provide input on product roadmaps and KPI's.
  • Provide leadership for continuous process improvement.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or relevant field, or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Knowledge of cloud computing, virtualization technologies, and software defined networking.
  • Knowledge of telecommunication and data networking protocols.
  • Cisco/Juniper network gear implementation and operation experience.
  • Wireless telecommunications experience.
  • Project management experience.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Knowledge of OpenStack or equivalent infrastructure framework technology in a cloud computing environment.
  • Solid balance of both technological and managerial skills and abilities.
  • Two or more years of experience managing a team.
  • Strong leadership skills, and the ability to drive teams to consensus.
  • Budget management expertise.

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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