Verint Systems, Inc. Architect, Software in Austin, Texas

Architect, Software

Location US-Remote (United States)

Job ID 13247

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Verint Overview :

Verint is a global leader in Actionable Intelligence solutions and value-added services. Verint offers a comprehensive portfolio of software and services for customer engagement optimization. Our end-to-end suite helps organizations optimize their workforce, improve enterprise processes, and enrich customer interactions. More than 10,000 organizations — including over 85 percent of the Fortune 100 — use our solutions to improve enterprise performance.

Overview of Job Function :

The Technical Team Lead provides technology leadership for Verint’s Workforce Management Solutions (WFM). This role will be responsible for the defining and continuously evolving WFM technology direction as well as delivery WFM product features and enhancements.

As a Software Architect, this position will be responsible for the WFM component and services architecture that is driven by a contemporary set of standards and technologies including modern javascript frameworks, REST, JSON, Java, mobile, etc. The architecture will enable integration across Verint solutions, external solutions, and newly acquired solutions.

Responsibilities will include delivering WFM product features and components in line with Verint’s high standards for security, scalability, redundancy, resiliency, and serviceability. This position requires close collaboration with global architecture team and other product architects on key strategic cross-functional sub-systems and functions to ensure consistent architecture across our product portfolio.

The Architect will have a great understanding of the customer and end-user needs, as well as the competitive landscape. In addition, the Architect possesses outstanding communication skills, a demonstrated track record of recent experience and success leading architecture of complex product solutions, experience working with large globally distributed team, and experience with integration of various product platforms.

This is a key position with a high level of internal and external visibility, responsible for working closely with our global engineering teams, Product Management team and UX team.

Principal Duties and Essential Responsibilities :

  • As a technical lead and architect, deliver high-quality, robust, and scalable software solutions.

  • Provide hands-on architecture leadership, guidance and mentoring to Verint’s distributed engineering teams.

  • Be an evangelist and strong communicator of the architectural blueprint of our product to mobilize the rest of the organization to build solutions that fit our customer’s needs.

  • Serve as a visionary leader for the company’s product architecture strategy.

  • Mentor team members, provide guidance, leadership, and advocate best practices to the team in the areas of software engineering

  • Manage highly technical product initiatives, demanding strong communication, dependency management, conflict resolution, execution responsibility, and prioritization skills.

  • Provide technical leadership and manage delivery of one or more scrum teams responsible for platform features and sub-systems.

  • Work closely with Product Managers and User Experience Designers, to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements.

  • Initiate and manage new technology evaluation and proof of concepts.

Minimum Requirements :

  • Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field.

  • 8+ years of progressive experience in hands-on development and application architecture and design in the delivery of software products.

  • 5+ years in an architecture role in previous large scale software development projects.

  • Proven track record for technically leading development teams and delivering products successfully.

  • Outstanding communication skills.

  • Strong leadership skills.

  • Experience architecting and building large-scale enterprise software.

  • Experience architecting and tuning a large scale solution on the cloud.

  • Experience in Agile software development process.

  • Travel is required to global engineering centers, customer locations, and industry events.

  • Successful completion of a background screening process including, but not limited to, employment verifications, criminal search, OFAC and Social Security verification.

Preferred Requirements :

  • Master’s Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or related field

As an equal opportunity employer, Verint Systems Inc. prides itself in providing employees with a work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. This means we are committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants for employment without regard to one’s race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, disability, alienage or citizenship status, marital status, creed, genetic predisposition or carrier status, sexual orientation, Veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including but not limited to hiring, placement, promotion, compensation, training, leave of absence or termination.