What you’ll be doing...

At Verizon Connect (VZConnect), we guide a connected world on the go.

We’re in it to win it. Today we’re the #1 global provider of fleet management solutions for both enterprise and small/medium businesses. Our consumer products, like Hum, create a more connected ride with vehicle diagnostics, emergency assistance, and WiFi. And to top it off, our partnerships with major car manufacturers help us care for more drivers with our connected technologies.

As a top 20 SaaS leader, we know our talent is the most important component to our success. We hire top talent and empower them to do their best work. As a division of Verizon, we combine the fun and excitement of a start-up environment with the resources, operational excellence, and brand recognition of an established tech giant.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain enterprise architecture models, such as performance, application and security.
  • Develop architecture governance strategy and controls to ensure consistency between various systems and components.
  • Provide advice and present strategies for stakeholders at different levels within the organization.
  • Work with stakeholders to help define business requirements for complex systems, focusing on understanding and documenting the business processes and data flows between each component.
  • Work with organization on defining processes which result in a highly simple, extendable and scalable architecture.
  • Help drive the development of future state architecture and the strategic plan for supporting both transactional and information systems.
  • Work with third parties to integrate systems or components into the company’s products.
  • Research and assess emerging technologies and recommend technologies that can simplify development, reduce effort, or solve problems that are creating defects in current systems.
  • Write sample code for features that utilize new or unfamiliar technologies, coding practices, or languages.
  • Educate developers on topics ranging from basic principles like decoupling, writing clean code or how to apply SOLID principles to advanced topics like functional decomposition and refactoring, deployment methodologies, network traffic analysis, load testing, or threat analysis.

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.
  • Six or more years of experience in technical leadership roles with three or more years as an architect or similar leadership role.
  • Experience with common patterns and principles in distributed systems (REST, SOA, CQRS, SOLID).
  • Experience in the .Net framework and.Net Core (WCF, MVC, Web API, Windows Services etc.).
  • Experience in microservices architectures.
  • Experience in distributed caching and related open source tools.
  • Experience with asynchronous and message-based communication (Message Brokering/Service Bus).
  • Experience in Angular.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • Eight or more years of experience in technical leadership roles.
  • Ability to analyze and understand complex problems.
  • Ability to plan and be highly organized, self-motivated, and proactive.
  • Excellent, proven written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent, collaboration, influence and leadership skills.
  • Experience of selecting third party products (Market scans, PoC, RFP etc.).
  • Demonstrated knowledge of IT Security best practices and integration with application authorization and access.
  • Strong experience with application lifecycle management processes and related tools and practices.
  • Previous experience in SaaS based systems.
  • Experience with AWS services.
  • Experience with producing mobile solutions on iOS, Android and Hybrid platforms.
  • Knowledge of NoSQL solutions.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences,including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.