When you join Verizon

Verizon is one of the world’s leading providers of technology and communications services, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our shared ambition to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.

What you’ll be doing...

As a subject matter expert of solutions & platforms, you will be responsible for providing technical leadership to various projects on the data platform team. You are expected to have depth of knowledge on specified technological areas, which includes knowledge of applicable processes, methodologies, standards, products and frameworks.

  • Driving the technical design of large scale data platforms, utilizing modern and open source technologies, in a hybrid cloud environment.
  • Setting standards for data engineering functions; design templates for the data management program which are scalable, repeatable, and simple.
  • Building strong multi-functional relationships and get recognized as a data and analytics subject matter expert among other teams.
  • Collaborating across teams to settle appropriate data sources, develop data extraction and business rule solutions.
  • Sharing and incorporating best practices from the industry using new and upcoming tools and technologies in data management & analytics.
  • Organizing, planning and developing solutions to sophisticated data management problem statements.
  • Defining and documenting architecture, capturing and documenting non - functional (architectural) requirements, preparing estimates and defining technical solutions to proposals (RFPs).
  • Providing technical leadership to the project team to perform design to deployment related activities, provide guidance, perform reviews, prevent and resolve technical issues.
  • Collaborating with the engineering, DevOps & admin team to ensure alignment to efficient design practices, and fix issues in dev, test and production environments from infrastructure is highly available and performing as expected.
  • Designing, implementing, and deploying high-performance, custom solutions.

What we’re looking for...

You are curious and passionate about Data and truly believe in the high impact it can create for the business. People count on you for your expertise in data management in all phases of the software development cycle. You enjoy the challenge of solving complex data management problems and challenging priorities in a multifaceted, complex and deadline-oriented environment. Building effective working relationships and collaborating with other technical teams across the organization comes naturally to you.

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant experience.
  • Knowledge of Information Systems and their applications to data management processes.
  • Experience performing detailed analysis of business problems and technical environments and designing the solution.
  • Knowledge in Google Cloud Platform & BigQuery.
  • Knowledge in Bigdata Technologies & Utilities - Hadoop/Spark/Scala/Kafka/NiFi.
  • Experience with relational SQL and NoSQL databases.
  • Experience with data pipeline and workflow management & Governance tools.
  • Experience with stream-processing systems.
  • Experience with object-oriented/object function scripting languages.
  • Experience building data solutions for Machine learning and Artificial Intelligence.
  • Knowledge of Data Analytics and modeling tools.

Even better if you have:

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science or a related field.
  • Contributed to Open Source Data Warehousing.
  • Certifications in any Data Warehousing/Analytical solutioning.
  • Certifications in GCP.
  • Ability to clearly articulate the pros and cons of various technologies and platforms.
  • Experience collaborating with multi-functional teams and managing partner expectations.
  • Written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced agile development environment.