What you’ll be doing...

You’ll join our Global Network & Technology (GN&T) Security Planning organization to lead the Domain SME team responsible for the planning of security-focused systems (e.g., firewalls) and developing end-to-end security architectures and roadmaps for all security domains (e.g., security engineering, IAM, network/asset/data security, software development, assessment, testing, and operations). The team will also support architecture and roadmap development for key systems such 4G/5G networks, intelligent Edge Network (iEN), IoT networks and devices, and big data/cloud. You will provide guidance to the team’s security experts developing these products and also develop these products for select security domains.

  • Work in a fast-paced environment focused on planning and managing security risk for our most critical systems.
  • Ensure the team delivers results related to cost, methods, and employees.
  • Guide the Domain SME team to produce architectures, roadmaps, and system requirements that drive decisions and recommendations to effectively manage security risks.
  • Communicate and translate functional/operational goals into team goals and manage the implementation of policies and procedures.
  • Interact with the engineers building and operating key systems, security engineering and operations teams, and the Verizon CISO organization to ensure recommendations address operational considerations.
  • Support the System SME team in GN&T Security Planning to ensure architectures and roadmaps for key systems account for all security domain considerations.
  • Ensure the team collaborates with vendors and the broader security community to stay up to speed on the latest security developments and ensure their future capabilities align with business needs.
  • Drive objectives, technical work, and timelines of security architectures, roadmaps, and requirements for security domains across the company.
  • Develop security architectures, roadmaps, and requirements for select security domains.
  • Build relationships with program, engineering, operations, security, and CISO teams to understand how to develop plans that effectively manage security risks.
  • Communicate progress and findings, and ensure successful handoff of deliverables to program and operational teams.
  • Build domain knowledge of Verizon’s environment to understand long-term risk areas that will develop as the systems evolve.
  • Recruit, train, and grow the System Security team and its capabilities.

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.
  • Experience with computer and/or Networking/Domain Security principles.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor's degree in a STEM field, preferably Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Computer Engineering.
  • Eight or more years of experience related to computer or network security.
  • Extremely strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to lead a team and work independently on multiple high priority projects.
  • Ability to manage multiple high-visibility, complex technical projects.
  • Solid problem solving skills.
  • Familiarity with and practical experience in the security domains of security engineering, IAM, network/asset/data security, software development, assessment, testing, and operations.
  • Familiarity with key Verizon system areas such as LTE, 5G, routing, switching, optical networks, IoT, big data, artificial intelligence, machine learning, cloud computing, etc.
  • Familiarity and practical experience building security architectures, roadmaps, and program requirements.


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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