What you’ll be doing...

Exciting opportunities exist within the Verizon Global Presales Engineering organization. As an Associate Solutions Architect, you will be an integral part of a talented team collaborating with our Senior Solutions Architects and various members of the account team assisting them on their clients Digital Transformation journey. Other responsibilities include: learn engineering processes, develop professional engineering skills, optimize existing processes, deliver strong business and technical presentations, and work with the appropriate teams when issues or escalations arise to resolve them in a timely manner.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with Account Teams and Field Solution Architects when engaged on team requests.
  • Support the development of WAN, security, voice/UC&C, CCS, and IoT solutions.
  • Provide engineering support on RFI, RFP, and other customer engagements.
  • Interact with the customer as needed to provide support.
  • Complete site access reports and provide access pricing for customer locations.
  • Develop or update network diagram drawings based on customer changes or new builds.
  • Create Verizon internal LEC special construction quotes and perform pricing analysis.
  • Research and develop bandwidth utilization reports and provide the associated circuit information.
  • Support projects that are technology or customer specialized by working with the SA and account teams to understand the project needs, complete research or engineering tasks, and develop the required deliverables or reports.
  • Acquire and grow knowledge in Verizon’s technology offerings by completing trainings, attending corporate partner and vendor presentations, acquiring certifications, and assisting with specialized project requests.
  • Network internally to grow community of resources.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or one or more years of work experience.
  • Willingness to travel upto approximately 25% of the time.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering, or another related technical field.
  • Willing and able to learn new technologies,
  • Ability to work with aggressive timelines and prioritize deliverables accordingly.
  • Analytical, interpersonal, and communication skills to work on a team and communicate effectively across different teams
  • Ability to work independently with moderate to minimal supervision.
  • Ability to multitask and work on different projects/issues as needed
  • Ability to troubleshoot and problem solve to find solutions to problems where no previous examples or methods may exist
  • Knowledge with programming language/scripting logic
  • Computer skills in MS Office (especially Excel and Visio)
  • Related internship/work experience
  • Industry certifications (COMPTIA Network+, CCNA, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Networking Technologies including SDN, NFV, Intelligent edge
  • Knowledge with WAN technologies: MPLS, (carrier) Ethernet, TDM
  • Knowledge of the telecom market (i.e. Carriers, VAR’s and System Integrators)
  • Technical aptitude and forward thinking.

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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