What you’ll be doing...

Our Global Technology Solutions group is looking for a Senior Site Reliability Engineer to lead our cloud teams to create a framework that combines engineering and application development to drive operational stability. You will work with cloud and platform teams that develop and support some of the latest technologies focused on the public cloud and containers.

As an experienced SRE professional, you work with the core teams combining software practices and engineering to strengthen the application/system reliability along with operational support. Your hands-on knowledge in system design, application development, testing, and operational stability will help transform the way the teams are operating to ensure they deliver high-quality products. You’ll be instrumental in establishing best practices and tooling to automate operational processes along with coding for the shared engineering backlog deliverables.

  • Architect a new framework to establish an SRE Model across multiple teams
  • Develop new processes to prevent problem recurrence; automating response to all non-exceptional service conditions
  • Enhance SLO trending and centralized reporting
  • Identify opportunities to improve architecture/engineering practices
  • Mentor staff to replace manual processes with automation
  • Coach teams to enhance incident response handling
  • Collaborate across all level of the organization to drive the SRE model

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor's degree in one of the following: Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Technology, and/or other related fields of study
  • Five or more years of experience as a Site Reliability Engineer
  • Advanced experience in supporting enterprise container based platforms
  • Experience in cloud technologies such as architecting, developing or maintaining cloud solutions in public cloud environments (AWS/OCI/GCP)
  • CI/CD - Deployment pipeline experience (Jenkins, Ansible)
  • Familiarity with REST API design
  • Devops container/orchestration tools (Kubernetes, Docker, Puppet, etc)
  • AWS Deep knowledge
  • Good knowledge of Python, Groovy, or similar scripting languages
  • Experience with Configuration Management systems
  • Knowledge of Unix/Linux based systems, and experience troubleshooting applications running on these systems
  • Experience with software lifecycle including design, implementation, and delivery
  • Agile environment experience
  • Expertise in designing, analyzing and troubleshooting large-scale distributed systems
  • Ability to apply a systematic approach to solve problems with a sense of ownership and focus
  • Effective communication skills with the ability to articulate technical details to different audiences

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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