What you’ll be doing...
The following section outlines the general scope of responsibilities and tasks to be performed for a large Federal Government agency in Bethesda:
Help set long term client strategy and direction.
Acting as customer’s subject-matter-expert in data equipment technologies and guiding/assisting IT executives in their data equipment selection process.
Interfacing with Government and external technical and non-technical resources.
Meeting with Government’s executive team to help determine and capture detailed requirements and objectives.
Clarifying Government’s system specifications, understanding their work practices and the nature of their current and future technical needs.
Planning project timelines and the resources needed, whether Government or third-party.
Creating high-level implementation plans when required.
Liaising with staff at all levels of Government’s IT organization.
Helping define software, hardware and network requirements.
Presenting potential solutions in written or oral reports to Government executive team.
White-boarding complete or partial solutions.
Oversee and/or create project deliverables.
Helping with change-management activities.
Assisting in Design, test, and monitoring of new systems.
Preparing and presenting progress reports to Government executive team.
Help organize training for users and other engineers.
Provide knowledge transfer sessions regarding IT to Government executive team.
Contribute and refine process and methodology, including documentation of how an engagement is scoped and implemented.
Present and explain various datacenter technologies to Government’s executive team, guiding them through requirements gathering, and formulating a solution consisting of hardware, software, licensing, and engineering services.
Perform as CIO/CTO’s ‘go-to’ technical SME/Architect to help elaborate, recommend, demonstrate and guide through the maze of solutions and options available to an organization of their size and complexity.
What we’re looking for...
You'll need to have:
Bachelor's degree or six or more years of work experience.
Six or more years of relevant work experience.
Even better if you have:
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work independently and in a team environment to produce outstanding results.
A logical approach to problem solving/analytical skills.
Ability to learn quickly.
Confident decision making.
Strong presentation skill.
Excellent customer service skills.
Good organizational skills to prioritize heavy workloads.
The ability to communicate technical information to non-IT clients and colleagues.
Flexibility and adaptability.
Advanced level understanding of the market segment business and technical requirements.
Good time-management skills.
Ten or more years offield datacenter engineering experience.
Ten or moreyears ofdatacenter architect experience.
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.
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