Verizon Business Markets (VBM) is a newly created strategic business unit within Operations, to serve the wireline communications and networking technology needs of U.S.-based small and medium businesses, and state and local government. The Digital organization within IT will be focused on enabling an eco-system that hones in on digitizing the customer experience through technology with a cloud/mobile first tenet, and analytics to enable new products, directional product bundles, and third party solution – all to enable new revenue streams.

The Digital Team at Verizon is looking for a highly technical, Software Engineer to help us develop our next generation of digital experience. The incumbent is a strong engineer who is agile enough to take on any project, regardless of platform or framework. The engineer has strong penchant to learn new technology and is abreast of the latest trends in the market. The engineer will closely collaborate with cross-functional teams to build the next generation of our digital experience. The breadth of your skills range from the back-end, performing REST API integrations and mastery of back-end code including Java and SQL, while being equally capable of jumping in on the front-end HTML, CSS, jQuery, JavaScript with responsive design, Bootstrap and Angular or Knockout JS. We are looking for a highly technical, hands-on coder/hacker who thrives in a fast paced environment. The engineer not only understands coding and hacking but also has a strong sense of architecture, deployment and operational skill.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Rapidly iterate on product and platform features by quickly understanding requirements and producing good quality code
  • Be a subject matter expert by identifying technology trends and platforms (including web and mobile apps) and collaborate with other team members to make recommendations based on the company’s needs
  • Be involved in all stages of development, from product ideation through architecture and execution
  • Help evolve the software development methodology based on agile and lean thinking, including impacting the development of coding conventions, documentation standards, testing procedures and quality assurance
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of technology standards, industry trends, emerging technologies, and software development best practices
  • Ensure technical issues are quickly resolved and implement strategies and solutions to help reduce the likelihood of reoccurrence
  • Identify competitive services, opportunities for innovation, and provide an assessment of obstacles and technical hurdles to the success of the project
  • Interface with Architects to understand the design skeleton
  • Create the framework for apps, set standards/guidelines
  • Hands-on Coding


Must have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience
  • Experience in building and deploying web and mobile-based product, software design and development in a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)

Ideally, you’ll also have:

  • Five or moreyears of development experience in building and deploying web and mobile-based product, software design and development in a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)
  • Exceptional proficiency coding in HTML/CSS/JavaScript/Java and MVC frameworks, SQL, non-relational or relational databases
  • Expertise in responsive web design, and cross-browsers compatibility and DevOps environment and working with CI/CD methodologies
  • Experience working with agile methodologies, such as Kanban, TDD or Scrum
  • Familiarity working with project tracking systems, such as Jira or YouTrack, a GIT repository and
  • continuous integration environments
  • Strong documentation skills
  • Exceptionally self-motivated, solid interpersonal skills and a good communicator
  • Extremely detailed oriented, committed to excellence and takes unrelenting pride in the code you write
  • Ability to discern user requirements and develop specifications
  • Excellent problem solving skills, willingness to take ownership and risks, and enthusiasm in the face of technical challenges
  • Demonstrated ability to set priorities and work in a fast-paced, dynamic team environment within a start-up culture
  • Rigor and a disciplined approach in A/B testing, test coverage, quality assurance and other software development best practices
  • Familiarity with technical requirements of Internet marketing and search engine optimization, information security vulnerabilities and risk management
  • Experience with consumer privacy and payments industry compliance requirements a plus
  • Experience with online retail or payments industry a plus

Not to boast, but a little bit about us

Verizon powers America’s fastest and most reliable network. We’re also leading the way in cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and video entertainment. Technology moves fast and so do we. We believe that bringing great ideas and customer experiences to life should be recognized and rewarded. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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