Job Description :

Digital Minds Technologies is one of the fastest emerging IT Solutions and Services Company headquartered in Frisco, TX.

We are currently hiring for Solutions Architect for our customer based out of Irving, TX or Temple Terrace, FL or Silver Spring, MD.

Job Title: Solutions Architect
Location: Irving, TX or Temple Terrace, FL or Silver Spring, MD
Duration: contract

Job Description:
This position is for a Solutions architect for Enterprise Architecture team. The person will be responsible for working on efforts linked to the Verizon 2.0 big 5 initiatives. He or she will specifically be engaged in the E2E design of New Products and initiatives impacting Verizon’s Consumer and Business Group. The E2E architect will be responsible for implementing transofrmational projects in Enterprise, Wholesale, Wireless B2B and SMB areas. The candidate should have an in-depth understanding of various network technologies such as NGPON2,GPON, BPON, SDN , a familiarity with Verizon Business Support Systems and Operational Support Systems stack. They candidate should be able to independently drive the integration and design of large E2E product initiatives such as VBO, OT , Fiber Store, Unified Profile and Verizon’s next generation BHR router into the VCG & VBG systems. Familiarity with VCM, VES, VPS and other strategic provisioning systems is a plus. Candidate will be responsible for independently driving large scale projects that span across all IT groups and across CIO portfolios.
The position requires leading design and architecture efforts across multiple functional teams (Product Catalog, CRM, ordering, order management, finance, network, marketing, support, testing) to analyze the requirements and defining the end-to-end architecture and getting it implemented, tested and deployed. The candidate shall provide training and mentoring to junior architects. The candidate will need to regularly interface with senior management and executive level clients to ensure architectural decisions align with business directions.

Required Skills:
5+ years IT experience with involvement in all phases of SDLC (Software Development Life Cycle) including system analysis, design, coding, testing, debugging and documentation.
3+ years of experience in Verizon Business / Operational support systems/ Internet Data/Video/PON/ Network technologies.
Possess a strong technical mind frame with the ability to interact with people at all levels on system design, architecture.
In depth knowledge of FTTP Architecture, BAU architecture, broadband, Voice and Video technologies, Verizon Ordering, Network and Billing systems.
Previous experience with Use case definition, conducting high level and detail design sessions across all IT organizations, building consensus with IT as well as business partners for strategic systems design.
Ability to Design and develop E2E solutions that are scalable and strategic
Drive cross functional large scale enterprise projects
Strong creativity and problem solving skills.
Ability to work with independently.
Ability to develop quick solutions to resolve design issues.
Ability to develop detailed flow documentation for the consumption both by IT development team and senior executives.
Ability to understand issues and challenges with various technologies.
Individual should have knowledge of latest communication concepts and technology trends.
Lead project related presentations and walkthroughs.