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What you’ll be doing...

As part of the PACT (platform, architecture, cloud, and tools) organization, you’ll be responsible for managing and growing a team that is delivering on the GTS SRE and Next Horizon Strategy. You’ll be leading the development, architecture, and implementation of a Software Delivery Excellence platform. You’ll also publish the DevOps North Star Architecture to drive consistency and alignment.

  • Lead observability and evaluation of current and anticipated technology systems and requisite requirements, lead and govern various processes, and assist with determining the overall technology strategy for the enterprise.
  • Align and communicate with different portfolios across Verizon and ensuring their success with building secure, end-to-end solutions.
  • Lead the charge through Tech Talks and presentations to CIOs.
  • Own the roadmap for expansion and success of critical data driven programs.
  • Prioritize the backlog for the whole team, assign work appropriately and build a team culture that values trust and collaboration.

What we’re looking for...

You have the ability to challenge the status quo, in the appropriate settings and providing compelling evidence. You have good verbal, written, analytical and communication skills. You have the ability to influence organizational direction and departmental initiatives working with all leadership levels. You have good interpersonal, problem solving, and team building abilities.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Having experience with enterprise SDLC measurement maturity models / frameworks like State of DevOps report, DORA, Hygieia, Developer productivity measurement etc.
  • Deep systems and infrastructure knowledge.
  • Track record of improving service reliability and efficiency.
  • Experience in Value stream management practices, software delivery workflow standardization at scale and software development best practices.
  • Experience with enterprise API programs.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Experience with Agile, DevOps, Value Stream management and Cloud (AWS, GCP, Azure) tools and methodology.
  • Experience in Software Development/Engineering practices.
  • Experience in customer centric methods & approaches to design products and/or services.
  • Experience reporting to multiple stakeholders through both meetings and presentations.

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