What you’ll be doing...

The Verizon Cloud Services Platform and Engineering team is looking for an experienced and high performing Cloud Automation engineer. The senior engineer plays a critical role in designing automation for the migration of on premise infrastructure to the Oracle public cloud as well as AWS. The candidate will help with the company’s strategic direction in selecting information technology architecture and techniques to design and implement complex solutions and automation to meet the business needs in the public cloud. The Cloud Engineer performs the necessary leadership, facilitation, analysis and design tasks related to the migration of VES applications, especially for accelerating and supporting cloud migrations, will set the direction for the OCI engineering team as well as work with Security, networking and the governance team to implement new solutions.

We are looking for an experienced hands-on OCI engineer to make intuitive high-level decisions to improve the business experience. You will see the “big picture” and create architectural approaches for automation design and implementation. You will be responsible for the technical direction of projects, software structure and working with the Verizon security team to any new OCI services and processes meet Verizon security guidelines.


  • Communicate successfully all architectural /automation concepts and guidelines to the business and team members.
  • Oversee the progress of the product team to ensure alignment with the initial design.
  • Manage / Improve tools, responsible for maintaining and upgrading tools and establishing automation. This may include integrating tools with other development technology.
  • Owning the ongoing design, implementation, and management of the OCI environment, testing and implementation of new services as they become available in the OCI environment.
  • The building, upgrading, and maintaining the performance of the API and CLI layer between tools and the OCI console Documenting and creating playbooks for administrative/support actions to be used by Production Support.
  • Developing/growing a team of engineers to create automation to manage the OCI platform and own platform operations.
  • Collaborating with external teams within the company to solve complex problems.

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.
  • One or more years of cloud engineering experience with Oracle Public Cloud (OCI).
  • AWS Certified Associate Solutions Architect and/or OCI certified associate architect.
  • Five or more years of development experience with writing APIs layer, scripting with Python, Perl, KSH and Bash.
  • Strong Ansible and Jenkins skills with accountability for end to end delivery.
  • Ability to innovate new solutions strong interpersonal skills in areas such as facilitation, negotiation & the ability to work with internal and external customers.

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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