Mainframe Architect-Analyst

Verizon - Piscataway, NJ

Full-time
What you’ll be doing...

You will work on documenting and defining requirements, providing designs and delivering solutions with operational efficiencies to support the wireline Ordering and Billing platforms. You will work with Business and IT partners in identifying technical improvements and will take the initiative to propose possible technical solutions. Your role within the team will be maintaining and modernizing Verizon's wireline billing and ordering systems, working to apply AI and ML to clean up and transform current data structures and to streamline existing processes and prepare them to migrate to the cloud.

Directly supervising 3-4 T&M resources that will be assigned to the data grooming effort as well as working with the Infosys vendor in the implementation and operation of the production support model.
Analyzing and processing large volumes of highly confidential data.
Migrating four legacy systems to a new platform.
Effectively interacting and influencing Senior Technology, Business, and Operational partners.
Defining target architecture in team discussions.
Conducting feasibility studies, gathering facts and documentation to support decisions related to re-engineering of existing systems and developing new one.
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 in wireline telecom ordering and billing systems.
Technical knowledge of mainframe and open systems data storage, processing and analysis, including DB/2, Teradata, etc.
Experience running SQL queries.

Even better if you have:
Seven or more years of experience working with complex systems across a wide range of technologies and methodologies.
Experience in moving legacy systems from physical data center processing to cloud platform.
Demonstrated the ability to direct technical teams in complex projects.
Demonstrated expert knowledge of data security best practices across all the platforms in use in Verizon and the ability to implement them.
When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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