What you’ll be doing...

Verizon Connect (VZConnect) is guiding a connected world on the go by automating, optimizing and revolutionizing the way people, vehicles and things move through the world. Our full suite of industry-defining solutions and services put innovation, automation and connected data to work for customers and help them be safer, more efficient and more productive. With more than 3,500 dedicated employees in 15 countries, we deliver leading mobile technology platforms and solutions.

As a SaaS leader, we know our talent is the most important component to our success. We hire top talent and empower them to do their best work. As a division of Verizon, we combine the fun and excitement of a start-up environment with the resources, operational excellence, and brand recognition of an established tech giant.

What you’ll be doing…

Lead a team of software engineers to design and implement the next generation Cloud Native Microservices based Connected Car platform. This platform helps us serve our millions of customers worldwide with the scale and reliability that is expected from a leading Telematics provider. Work with different stakeholders in defining a holistic strategy that includes solutions for the entire microservices life-cycle including API definition, documentation, management, deployment, discovery, canonical models, external API’s, operational management, tracing, debugging, etc. Vet microservices related technologies, components, libraries, and tooling to build a highly scalable, highly available, and manageable system with a development experience that developers love and enables them to be highly effective and efficient in delivering for the business

What we’re looking for...

You’re a motivated self-starter. Never satisfied with the status quo, you’re always trying to beat a personal best. You thrive in a fast-paced environment where new challenges come up every day. You are flexible, dependable and work well in varying environments. Learning quickly is personally rewarding and inspires you to take smart risks.

You’ll need to have:

  • At least 2 years of technical manager experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in Java or equivalent software platform and/or framework development
  • Experience with Cassandra, Kafka, Redis, Docker or similar technologies is a plus.
  • Solid understanding of cloud native application architectures such as micro services and twelve-factor applications.
  • Demonstrated ability to define, articulate, and autonomously drive the vision, strategy, architecture, design and implementation of complex, large scale software systems
  • Ability to collaborate with a diverse set of stakeholders and drive alignment with positive behaviors that build trust and engagement
  • Strong interpersonal, team building, and mentoring skills
  • Ability to clearly and effectively communicate at all levels from development to executive levels
  • Strong software development skills and pride in writing exemplar type code
  • Well versed in software methodologies and patterns, as well as the complete software development life cycle
  • BS/MS/PHD in Computer Science (or equivalent)

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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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