What you’ll be doing...

The Tokenization Gateway team at Verizon is looking for a Java Architect for the Corporate Systems Group organization. This position is responsible for defining, developing, and deploying data tokenization services and interfaces for highly sensitive SPI and PCI data owned by Verizon customers and business partners.

  • Act as change agent to foster a high quality culture throughout the organization and drive measurable business process improvements.
  • Define and enforce the monitoring of key metrics and system heath and quickly identifying and resolving problems.
  • Create designs that define new interfacing and the business benefits associated to the changes.
  • Engage teams in strategy and design discussions to provide strategic over tactical solutions to provide long term Verizon benefits for data security.
  • Work collaboratively with key stakeholders across the organization to determine the best manner in which to secure data, and establish quality control metrics including management level reporting.
  • Responsibility for influencing peers, subject matter experts and executives within own organization as well as peers, subject matter experts and executives in other organizations including Finance, Security, and 3rd party vendor teams.
  • Generate ideas and solutions as well as designs and operationalize solutions for other's ideas.
  • Responsible for the successful completion of assigned projects on time and within budget.
  • Providing guidance to teams on technical and architecture issues to drive data security in the most efficient manner.

What we’re looking for...

Attention to detail is a natural trait that you possess and you enjoy working across teams to create designs for complex solutions. You have the ability to not only drive conversations, but to also maintain an orderly dialogue and engagement of all participants to reach alignments. You have subject matter technical experience to dive into problems or guide your teammates to reach solutions.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Business application support experience.
  • Experience working with Linux systems.
  • Experience working with Amazon Web Service environments.
  • Experience with the Java programming language.
  • Experience creating technical design documents.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree in a technical field.
  • Knowledge of data security and the risks associated with data leaks and data breaches.
  • Experience working with Splunk for transaction logging and reporting.
  • Experience using DevOps tools (Stash, JIRA, Jenkins).
  • Ability to present designs and the associated technical and business justifications to executive management in a clear and concise manner.
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to analyze and research how systems interact
  • Ability to anticipate and prepare for upcoming situations, taking advantage of opportunities, acting quickly and decisively, and addressing issues before they become problems.
  • Experience developing and optimizing server architectures.
  • Monitoring key metrics and system heath and quickly identifying and resolving problems.
  • Experience identifying, requesting and validating secure firewall connections between systems.
  • Experience establishing and maintaining data transmission connections between systems.
  • Project Management and Agile Lifecycle Development experience.
  • Experience in creating PowerPoint and Visio documents for presentation purposes
  • Ability at engaging and influencing large teams and functional leaders.
  • Ability to work independently, efficiently and effectively under extreme time constraints and deliver results by critical deadlines.
  • Experience working with MariaDB as a database solution.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Strong negotiation skills.

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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