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What you’ll be doing...

Verizon is looking for a dynamic, entrepreneurial, highly motivated, Product Solutions Architect to work in the product engineering team for developing security solutions in Technology and Product development organization. You will be working to design, and architect end-to-end security solutions/products integrated with the state of the art Verizon both wireless and wireline network products.Looking for a strong entrepreneurial attitude who can ideate, collaborate, design, solution, and architect working with internally developed products and vendor solutions. The candidate should be able to work in an agile environment across stakeholder organizations (including Product Management, Security Operations, Network design teams, back office systems, Customers, Sales and partner’s ). The role requires cross-functional communication and decision making in order to drive business objectives.

Key responsibilities:

  • Partner with stakeholders organizations to define and align on product roadmaps, priority and delivery
  • Work with the product and delivery teams to collaboratively drive new solutions, proof of concepts and help drive the architectural direction of the solution.
  • Primarily the individual will be a Technical Product Owner and Solution Architect for products like Software Defined Perimeter (SDP), and Software Defined IP (SDIP)
  • Develops and owns Solution architecture and Delivery Team’s backlog, ensures user stories are written and acceptance criteria are met, and you’ll demo the working features internally and externally.
  • Gathers requirements, designing and developing user experience workflows.
  • Collaborates with stakeholders and development teams (internal and external) to ensure successful implementation of new or enhanced functionality for the product.

What we’re looking for...

You will need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree or 3-5 years of work experience in security or network products.
  • Possesses Technical knowledge of complex systems and architecture concepts and ensures project teams are effectively employing appropriate software design techniques.

Ideally You will also have:

  • Good understanding & industry expertise to provide systems perspective and knowledge of compliance frameworks
  • Good working knowledge of cloud based services like Zero Trust, DDoS, Security Gateways, WAFs, etc.
  • Strong experience developing accessible user portals for demanding customers.
  • Experience leading and collaborating across a set of cross functional delivery initiatives
  • Experience working with the business and customers on gathering requirements, documenting requirements, managing product backlog, writing user stories, and working with development and vendors to deliver on the product plan and vision.
  • Experience working closely with development teams and delivering new functionality.
  • Excellent communication skills & lead discussions with product Management and customers to identify new market opportunities and use cases.
  • Analyze business results using key financial metrics including volumes, costs, and profitability to ensure offers support customer needs while also achieving business case targets such as revenue and margin.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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