What you’ll be doing...

You will be a technical leader on the team that is developing, testing, and deploying network automation that will accelerate day 2 service deployment for MPN, Wholesale, Public Safety and other services. You will provide leadership in automation solution evaluation and selection. Additionally, you will be part of a team that evaluates the strategic risk and defines the path forward to deploying software and services at a much faster pace and much larger scale.

  • Identifying, evaluating, and driving new opportunities through an expert-level comprehension of software design, APIs, and web technologies.
  • Designing, building, testing, and deploying services and APIs that will be integral to the operations toolkit.
  • Evaluating automation frameworks for effectiveness in service and network deployment acceleration (NSO, Ansible, Python on Robot Framework, etc.)
  • Embracing agile methodologies and showing an aptitude for being able to adapt.
  • Leading the effort to transform the way we do operations by promoting a DevOps mindset.

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:

  • A degree.
  • Five or more years of experience in the wireless industry.
  • Seven or more years of experience in Networking.
  • Advanced broad technical leadership skills in the current wireless environment.
  • Recognition by peers as a technical expert.
  • Knowledge of Network Configuration Protocol (NETCONF), REST-CONF, and YANG.
  • Strong presentation skills.
  • Experience with software engineering technologies and processes, and an understanding of EPC mobility applications and VNF’s.
  • Strong understanding of application networking requirements and experience translating them to a network configuration deployment.
  • Linux/OpenStack knowledge.
  • Familiarity with network deployments for LTE EPC architecture, infrastructure, and applications.
  • Knowledge of IP Networking, v4/v6, BGP, OSPF, MPLS.
  • Experience in programming or software development with a focus on automation in a CI/CD environment.
  • Experience working on API integrations.
  • Experience with some or all of these technologies:
    • Node.JS, MongoDB, ExpressScript, Angular (MEAN stack)
    • General DBA experience
    • Netconf, Yang as data models
    • JSON, XML as payload
    • Designing and/or consuming RESTful API's
    • Tail-f/Cisco NSO/ Ansible
    • Itential/Pronghorn Application Server
    • MEAN Stack design patterns

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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