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Responsibilities

Join our Information Technology team where you will work on new technologies and find ways to meet our customers’ needs and make it easy for them to do business with us. You will use functional expertise to act as an advisor to management and make recommendations on more complex projects. You will use professional concepts and company policies & procedures to solve a wide range of difficult problems creatively and practically.

This position is for a MTS III Clst Sys Eng to lead product development and enhancements responsibilities for VRD PreSales application ProQuest. The candidate must have applied Software Development Life Cycle in various development projects. The candidate will occasionally lead small to mid-size projects and occasionally mentors staff members and peers. Performs detailed designs for midsize to complex projects. Implements standards and specifications for integration touch points for product enhancements - CPE, Managed take over, CPE migration, Usability, performance improvements.

Responsible for analyzing and proactively managing problems and making decisions that impact the overall VRD platform while acting independently.  Evaluates, develops and implements systems solutions to effectively fulfill business requirements. Ensures systems implementations occur in accordance with established Change Control procedures. Proactively communicates status reports and issues to manager with a game plan of resolution. Perform some project management activities such as planning, sizing, scheduling including implementation activities for the development team. Responsibilities include analysis of requirements through implementation of solution and monitoring. Work closely with analysts, quality assurance and production support team members to align projects and orchestrate resolutions on open issues/defects.

End-to-End Systems Analysis and Design

  • Analyze architecture, relationship between systems, and systems flow of end-to-end designs
  • Guide others to assess system usage trends and identify potential performance constraints with inter-system designs
  • Evaluate solution’s alignment with the end user experience

Software/ Application Development & Architecture

  • Use complex algorithms to develop systems & applications that deliver business functions or architectural components
  • Develop system architecture that improve designs & mapping form to function
  • Educate team members about integrating systems collaboratively & efficiently

Database Analysis & Design

  • Homogenize the performance of the database and optimize system resources
  • Encrypt sensitive information to protect the database from corruption 
  • Validate that programs are operating on clean, correct and useful data

Testing

  • Execute and modify QTP scripts with traceability functionality
  • Test business processes/products across applications with an end-to-end process flow

System & Network Security

  • Write scripts to develop programs that improve processing of access requests
  • Reduce security threats with dependable & reliable security tools & software applications
  • Evaluate how security impacts the design & development process of reliable networks

Technical Product Knowledge

  • Understand a given solution to assess its alignment with business needs
  • Assess how the competition differs from Verizon’s current state and update Verizon operations

Technical Communication

  • Communicate the business value of technical solutions
  • Discover mutually beneficial solutions across customers while recognizing different styles

Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 3+ years’ experience in related field
  • Technical experience with all phases of the Software Development Lifecycle, including system analysis, design, coding, testing, debugging and documentation, and Agile techniques
  • Teamwork & collaboration skills to work across organizations and lead cross-functional teams
  • Products: Experience with Order Negotiations, Service Registry and Catalog Management modules, Workflow Orchestration using Concept wave Processes
  • 3+ years programming experience: Java, .Net
  • 2+ years programming experience: ConceptWave
  • Java Technologies: J2SDK, J2EE, EJB, ESB, Servlets, JSP, Struts, J2ME, Java Beans, RMI, JDBC, Java Applets, and AJAX
  • Database: Oracle 8.x/9.x, SQL Server, MS-Access
  • Internet: XML, Java Script, HTML, XMLSpy 3.5 Tools/Technologies
  • Additional Skills: WebLogic, iPlanet, XML/XSD, Web Services/WSDL (3+ yrs.), SVN, CVS, ANT/Maven, Eclipse, Junit.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office product suite
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Strong communication and stakeholder management skills
  • Experience working in virtual teams
  • Comfortable operating in a fast paced environment that is constantly evolving and changing
  • Ability to collect and analyze information, problem solve, and make decisions
  • Strong upward and downward communication leveraging multimedia
  • Knowledge of analytic tools such as Spotfire and advanced Excel functions
  • Preferred Skills and Experience
  • Knowledge and experience working with Verizon Rapid Delivery Platform is a plus
  • Knowledge and experience working with ProQuest is preferred 

Equal Employment Opportunity

  • Verizon is a Federal Contractor
  • Verizon requests veteran priority referrals
  • Verizon is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer M/F/Disability/Vet.