What you’ll be doing...

You’ll be crafting solutions to help the biggest names in business work quicker and smarter. In collaboration with senior IT and business executives, you’ll identify and develop end to end enterprise solutions to enable our customers to realize their goals. Supporting the capture of new business opportunities, architecting solutions, coordinating internal resources, and acting as a trusted business partner will be your charter. You’ll enable our customers to see what’s possible to make their businesses run better, faster, and smarter.

  • Understanding customer business challenges, goals, and environment.
  • Designing the right package of solutions and services to meet the customer need.
  • Writing proposals and supporting the contracting process—ensuring that all technical needs along with legal and compliance needs are all satisfied.
  • Incorporating internal and third party suppliers as appropriate to meet the customer need.
  • Ensuring the feasibility of the proposed solution with the delivery and product teams.
  • Building and communicating the value proposition with client executives and key stakeholders.

As a Senior Architect, you’ll fulfill the role of trusted technical adviser for Federal clients such asHHS, CMS, HIS accounts under the Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions (EIS) MSA contract and other large non-EIS federal opportunities. You will act as the technical solutions lead for internal and external solution development including proposals, RFPs, RFIs, and RFQs by putting together solutions across multi-towers (Cloud, Security, Networking, UCC, Contact Center), supporting literature, diagrams, write-ups, responses, and presentations.

You may know Verizon only as the company making your smartphone work. But at Verizon Enterprise we're also the company helping 99% of the Fortune 1000 work. In particular, we are recognized by analysts and clients as a leader in global security, voice and data networks, and Software Defined Networking (SDN) and are focused on our client’s success though delivering the connected world Simply, Securely, Reliably.

What we’re looking for...

You appreciate how technology can transform organizations and the ways they do business. You are up-to-date on the latest technology trends but you also bring a broader business perspective. Multi-tasking comes naturally and you thrive in a fast-paced environment that requires you to collaborate with multiple functions and stakeholders to bring a concept to life. By flexing your style to each person and situation, you build rapport and gain trust of others. You have an ability to convey complex ideas in a straightforward manner and to inspire people to think about new possibilities.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Sold, designed, or consulted on technical enterprise business solutions.

Even better if you have:

  • Master’s degree in engineering, computer science or other technical discipline.
  • Designed IT and/or managed telecommunications solutions. Ideally, from concept development through implementation.
  • Proposed, sold, and/or implemented large complex enterprise-wide technology solutions to Fortune 500 companies. Ideally, “big 5” consulting experience.
  • Project managed large scale complex enterprise-wide technology solutions.
  • Built business cases incorporating cost analysis and ROI.
  • Experience in the development and implementation of one or more of the following: data and IP services (VoIP, MPLS, VPN, Internet), managed network services (LAN, WAN, content delivery, WLAN, managed IP PBX), managed security solutions (firewall, proxy, VPN), managed mobility Solutions, data center outsourcing (cloud, application hosting, managed storage), call center technologies (ACD, IVR, customer portal, WFM), or IT applications management (SOA, web services, RTE).

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  • Travel to Client sites, conferences, and other related events as required.

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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