DMTS-Sys Engrg
Chennai, Tamil Nadu
What you’ll be doing...

Enable a Fortune 16 company to achieve new levels of innovation, agility, and responsiveness to our customers by redefining how Verizon modernizes our business, software engineering, data & analytics, and core infrastructure capabilities work together through technology.

In this newly created role, you will be accountable for unlocking differentiated and valuable services necessary to propel Verizon’s future success by delivering coherent enterprise strategies, solutions, and enablement roadmaps and driving their adoption across the enterprise:

Consult, establish and execute the company’s 3-year Architectural vision and priorities.

Define IT stack capabilities to support new products and services like 5G, IoT through consolidation and building a state of the art BPM powered service platform.

Define and enforce architecture strategy and standards for key systems and platforms. In this capacity, the Senior Principal Architect will propose/review/approve design, development or procurement decisions that impact the Customer experience platform.

Consolidate and fuel omnichannel experience through a common standardized experience platform.

Lead technology architecture activities by directing Architecture Working Groups comprised of key experts from specific domains.

Be the agent of technology resources and technology spend

Rationalize and optimize the cost of our legacy footprint

Build vs. Buy strategy for the IT capabilities stack

Lead the IT application modernization effort through enablement and adoption of DevOps, Cloud first, microservices and API centric ecosystem.

Develop the architectural patterns, create approaches for development teams to change their tech dev path and drive the transformation across the entire IT.

Provide insightsto the executive management regarding emerging technologies and identify opportunities to leverage these technologies, like AI/ML, IoT, RPA, Blockchain

Develop and implement a technology scorecard to better manage and positively influence the technology team.

Develop and coach the technology team, identify talent and build the team to support further growth and expansion of the Company.

Builds a positive, collaborative working environment that instills respect, trust, quality and success as its core goals.

Additional pointers:
Define and own Solution Architecture from definition phase to go-live phase

A strong advocate of key enablers like Decision Management, Case Management, and Business process management

Define End to End Customer Experience for a product and also identify opportunities through process-centric approaches like Lean Six Sigma along with customer-centric approaches like Design Thinking/ Service Design

Deliver Solutions with the organization priorities like Being Data Driven, In-Sourcing, Cloud First approach incorporated

Define Logical, Technical & Physical views of Solution Design

Address Nonfunctional requirements during the Architecture definition phase

Adopt a consulting-led approach and become a trusted advisor to the management

Define reusable components/frameworks, common schemas, standards to be used & tools to be used and help bootstrap the engineering team

Define and Review the micro-services strategy for the organization

Have a high-level understanding of the work across the technical architecture group within the organization

Be part of defining the Technology Transformation Journey for the enterprise

What we’re looking for...


Core Expertise

10+ years of progressive architectural patterns/solutions and a background in software engineering, infrastructure engineering, and operations.

Required Skills - Java/J2EE, Spring Framework, SOA & Microservices, AWS, BPM as a Service

Enterprise Architecture on Microservice Implementation, DMN, BPMN, and CMMN. Product Knowledge of PEGA, Salesforce & Adobe suite is an advantage

Proven strategic thinking abilities and an enterprise-wide perspective

Extensive knowledge and experience in architecting and implementing Microservices based enterprise scale applications

Deep knowledge in Databases - across relations, NOSQL & Graph DBs

Deep understanding and experience with working BPM product and customer experience focus

Good understanding and experience of designing and implementing web applications at enterprise scale

Demonstrated experiences at enterprise scale around topics of modernization, data externalization and modern product development concepts

Proven experience aligning legacy and cloud-native applications together from an architectural perspective

Additional Preferred Expertise

Strong Integration Architecture, Content Management, A/B and Multivariate Testing implementations, Building Intent-Driven Architecture applications. Knowledge of Mobility/Chatbot/RPA is an added advantage

Must be comfortable working in fuzzy environments where boundaries are not clearly defined

Proven strategic thinking abilities and an enterprise-wide perspective

Proven track record driving technology transformation journey at scale within the IT industry

Leadership & Organizational Skills:
Track record of being able to apply concepts across all methodologies from Waterfall to Agile

Track record of working effectively across multiple functional areas in a matrixed environment

Outstanding collaboration, strong influencing, problem-solving and negotiation skills

Prior people leadership and management experiences

Patents and industry publications - a plus

Acknowledged thought leadership in the industry

Excellent Mentoring skills - Be the technical mentor to your team

Location: Chennai/Hyderabad

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.