Verizon Senior Systems Integration Engineer in Irving, Texas
The global product and engineering team will be responsible for the development and integration of global products and services. It will consist of four teams to support the organization. The Service Integration team will consist of internet and services engineers focused on the design, development, support and on-time delivery of global products and services customers and working with customer IT and product departments. The SMTS (Senior Member of Technical Staff) position will be a hands-on senior systems integrator working with customers and their suppliers to provide best in class readiness and deployment of global product offerings.
This position will have the responsibility for reviewing business cases, perform supporting research and analysis, writing specifications and integration requirements, validation of successful integration, and driving the product development schedule from design to release with the associated global product and business teams.
This technical leader will lead the team in integrating global products and services. They will have the responsibility of managing the cross-functional customer team and suppliers, junior team members, network engineer resources and global product development. They will have autonomy to solve onsite scope and development issues in order to rectify issues. They will work with the broader team to solve integration issues.
Partner with global product management teams to evaluate requirements and determine the best technical solution for customers. Accountable for strategic alignment of system specifications and project schedules for the global product team
Development of carrier integration methodology and process for global product technology.
Responsible for the execution of integration team process execution and delivery, scope and resource planning, budgeting and project management with global product team and global business teams.
Responsible for leading the deployment of global products and services in carrier business partners and customers’ existing infrastructure and application management
Ongoing development of roadmaps and migration plans to streamline interfaces, reduce redundancy and overall business cost.
Responsible for systems integration functional testing, UAT, systems performance and resolution of production incidents, which may require 24/7 coverage.
Administer all facets of budgeting, including the development and ongoing management of annual budgets; capital and expense. Plan/forecast future budgets.
The candidate will have a strong technical background in software and hardware related to the following: Internet and cloud technology, opensource, NFV and SDN, orchestration, video, MMI/M2M, data analytics and over the top (OTT) solutions.
10+ years of experience in a development environment that includes integration of hardware, firmware and software developing innovative solutions that take advantage of emerging technologies
5+ years of experience in carrier or cable provider ecosystems
3 – 5 years of performance testing, system & functional testing and can accurately manage defect identification, reporting and management.
Experienced in troubleshooting and debugging issues across multiple software and hardware ecosystems.
Familiarity of the following technologies a plus - IPTV, Messaging, Thingspace, VISP, VZCloud
Must have a good understanding of security standards and policies
The candidate will have a successful track record of delivering projects within scope, time, budget and quality. On the technical side, successful candidates will have strong virtualization or cloud computing fundamentals, understand Information Security best practices, and have familiarity with managing datacenter and networking design teams
The candidate will need to have the ability to influence others with clear and precise oral and written communication skills. Sound business judgment, analytical thinking and negotiation skills will be needed in this role to be successful.
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