What you’ll be doing...

Join our Network Performance & Analytics team where you will use big data technologies to build an understanding of how the Verizon's networks are performing and lead various efforts to apply predictive analytics and prescriptive solutions to help provide the best in class service to our customers. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Lead agile delivery teams.
  • Understand Business need and goals.
  • Build clear architectures, socializing with stakeholders, IT peers and subordinates, and then building consensus and establishing timelines.
  • Lead agile development through the sprint cycle toward weekly deliverables.
  • Measure results and working to continuously improve.
  • Work alongside and lead developers in the Hadoop ecosystem (NiFi, PIG, Storm, Spark, etc).
  • Build strong and lasting partnerships with the business.
  • Listen actively, communicate clearly and candidly.
  • Be extremely well organized and able to prioritize against multiple competing initiatives.
  • Have robust problem solving skills.

What we’re looking for...

You will need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience in software development.
  • Experience within the Hadoop Ecosystem including technologies PIG, Spark, and/or Storm.

Even better if you have:

  • Knowledge of Agile lifecycle. Have a track record of delivering solutions – including weekly releases via CI/CD.
  • Knowledge of network devices like RAN - Radio Access Network, Routers, Transport, etc. and related Key performance Indicators like Packet Loss, Jitter, Network Latency, Throughput, Errors In/Out etc.
  • Knowledge of the network to delivering solutions to the business which help monitor and improve the network’s overall health.
  • Demonstrated leadership of technical development from ideation through delivery to business delivery.
  • Ability to commit toward the business’s requirements and always deliver against those commitments.
  • Experience in leadership across multiple teams that consistently deliver complex tools, with zero defects and doing what it takes to make the committed schedule.
  • Ability to correlate Network KPIs to a topology to isolate network issues using Real-Time processing engines such as Apache Storm and Spark.
  • Data Engineering / Data Science experience - Including skills with Python, PySpark, Tensorflow.
  • Application of Machine Learning algorithms and classifiers - CNN, K-Nearest Neighbor, Decision Trees, Time Series, etc.
  • Java experience with NodeJS, ReactJS, AngularJS, etc.
  • Scripting - Python, Perl, Bash, etc.
  • Network foundation in OSI Layer 1 – 7. Ability to understand complex relationships as the Layer 1 and 2 levels and correlate Layer 3 into build logical data models which can be used to represent a network topology spanning multiple layers.
  • Ability to leverage a strong technical knowledge of UNIX, Oracle, Java and related programming languages to lead and interact with multiple development teams. Including: 1) Working with teams in multiple geographies. 2) Dealing with significant time zone differences as part of the working environment (8 – 12 hours difference with teams in India). 3) Ability to help the team break problems down into manageable / solvable chunks. 4) Ability to efficiently prioritize and track issues that the team is encountering and ability to break down barriers.

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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