What you’ll be doing...

As the Principal Microsoft UC Engineer, you will be part of Verizon's Professional Services team and serve as a technicalSubject Matter Expertand technical leader for Microsoft Unified Communications design, deployment, implementation, and configuration of Microsoft Unified Communication product suites. In support of customer solutions, Verizon PS focuses on planning, designing, implementing, optimizing, and supporting managed deployments and other converged unified communications solutions to meet our customers’ needs. Additional support might include providing training and workshop activities, consulting services, and review of custom designs.

Specific to this position your responsibilities will include:

  • Serve as the primary design & implementation engineer for Verizon’s Microsoft Unified Communications portfolio – to include Cisco integrated solutions.
  • Work with customers, vendors, and internal account teams to properly design and deploy designed solutions.
  • Provide pre-sales support in vetting level of effort for complex implementation projects.
  • Lead technical sessions with customers and pre-sales solution architects to discover requirements and develop solutions.
  • Prepare project design and documentation.
  • Present solutions to clients and executives as needed.
  • Participate as a “hands-on” engineer on project deployments.
  • Mentor and develop junior engineers.
  • Maintain and develop relationships with clients and vendor partners such as Cisco.
  • Evaluate and recommend new technologies.
  • Maintain technical certifications as required.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or six or more years of work experience delivering global, Microsoft Unified Communications Solutions
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience delivering global, Microsoft Unified Communications Solutions (Skype for Business)
  • Experience designing, implementing, and configuring global, enterprise Microsoft Unified Communications Solutions
  • Willingness to travel overnight 10-15% of the time

Even better if you have

  • Bachelor’s degree or ten or more years of experience with a technology vendor or systems integrator selling, designing, and implementing Microsoft UC systems and solutions.
  • Ten or more years of experience delivering global, complex Microsoft Unified Communications Solutions
  • Microsoft MCSE-Productivity.
  • Cisco CCNP – Collaboration.
  • Polycom / Sonus / AudioCodes / Acme SBC configuration experience.
  • Experience with delivering Telepresence.
  • Big 4 Consulting Experience in Microsoft UC Solutions.
  • Cisco CCIE Written.

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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