What you’ll be doing...

You’ll be a hands-on engineering leader responsible for architecting and designing application solutions to support new technical and business initiatives. You will analyze both application and business challenges, design and implement complex software solutions, and manage software life cycle development, testing, and support. In this role, you will work closely with business analysts, developers, testers, and production support to form a cohesive team capable of delivering a quality product for various business and technical initiatives while leveraging Agile and DevOps practices. You will manage the interactions of distributed and scalable functions along with the hardware and network environments they reside within.

  • Responsibilities will include leading, performing, and collaborating with all aspects of software development from clarifying requirements to design, coding, configuration and release management, testing, deployment, and production support
  • Developing abstract, reusable software components with object-oriented, distributed, and scalable design approaches
  • Designing, developing, testing, and integrating software in a hybrid Agile XP/DevOps, Test Driven Development (TDD) and collaborative environment
  • Understanding of Verizon’s networks, call flows and switch types
  • Understanding of distributed and scalable application architectures
  • Support efforts related to the integrity and confidentiality of sensitive information, including compliance initiatives to protect customer information
  • Guiding team members to design and implement optimal solutions for complex challenges to meet critical business needs.
  • Leading application architecture development for performance and reliability solutions.
  • Designing, evaluating and documenting application environments.
  • Monitoring key metrics and system health and quickly identifying and resolving problems.
  • Defining requirements, designing and developing automated monitoring and problem resolution capabilities.

What we’re looking for...

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience in software systems engineering with an emphasis in Unix/Linux environments, using C/C++, Java and Oracle SQL

Even better if you have:

  • A degree
  • Experience with JavaScript, KSH, and Perl
  • Experience with Agile/DevOps pipeline products including Jira, GitLab, and Jenkins
  • Strong analytic and problem-solving skills to develop quick yet sound solutions to resolve Experience developing and optimizing application architectures.
  • complex issues
  • Ability to work individually with minimal direction and in small teams
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

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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