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What you’ll be doing...

As a Senior Digital Twin Architect for the Verizon Enterprise Digital Twin Platform, you will be defining and driving end-to-end solutioning and operationalization of Digital Twin Use Cases. Enterprise Digital Twins systems drive strategic business decisions using Simulation based business optimization.

At Verizon, we are on a multi-year journey to industrialize our data science and AI capabilities. Very simply, this means that AI will fuel all decisions and business processes across the company. At 130B+ dollars in annual revenue, this is a pioneering opportunity to design and shape AI at scale in the Telco industry. With our leadership in bringing 5G network nationwide, the opportunity for AI will only grow exponentially in going from enabling billions of predictions to possibly trillions of predictions that are automated and real-time. Therefore, it will be critical that this candidate possess previous experience in research and validation of AI and data science techniques.

  • Bring in best in class Industry technology expertise.
  • Define the blueprint of Digital twin platform and come up with detailed design to implement with various technologies.
  • Ensure simulation platform caters to multiple business units, which will intern enable them to conduct various ‘What If’ scenario modeling for evidence based decision making.
  • Collaborate with Data Architects, Data Scientists and Enterprise Architects to define an overall plan for the Digital Twin Solution.
  • Establish synergies across the Enterprise and come up with a platform strategy that suits the needs of all Digital Twin requirements across multiple business units.
  • Translate Business requirements to Technology solutions.
  • Be part of industry wide community, stay on top of latest and greatest technologies to ensure an outside in perspective is brought in.
  • Design enterprise class data platforms, come up with technology strategies and define best practices in architecture to operate at the enterprise scale for Digital Twins.
  • Prescribe methodology and solution blueprint for various modules of the Digital Twin.
  • Define and Implement governance processes to ensure data and architecture compliance.
  • Build prototypes and proof of concepts to prove out new technologies and products that will be adopted into overall AI&D platform ecosystem.
  • Communicate technology strategy, architecture and rationale to executives, business partners and stakeholders.
  • Provide thought leadership to come up with cutting edge solutions to maintain Verizon’s leadership edge in the marketplace.
  • Guide Technical Architects and Engineers in Implementation to industry standards and best practices.

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.
  • Experience designing and developing enterprise class AI Platforms and solutions
  • Experience with Digital Twins or Simulation based Modelling

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • MS or BS in Computer Science, Information Science, Engineering or other related field.
  • Advanced Knowledge of Big Data Technologies, Data Transport(Pulsar/Kafka),scikit-learn, Tensorflow ,Spark ML etc
  • Hands on Experience in large containerized environments utilizing AWS/Kubernetes
  • Deep understanding of and hands on experience with Simulation modeling and tools like AnyLogic, Matlab and ML lifecycle
  • Experience working with BI tools like Looker, Qlik, etc.
  • Experience with various database technologies like NoSQL, RDBMS, Graph DBs( like Druid, Neo4J), Presto, Hive LLap, Impala or similar is desirable .
  • Strong leadership, communication, persuasion and teamwork skills
  • Exposure to GCP
  • Exposure to product based development methodology

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