What you’ll be doing...

The Company

Verizon is serious about innovation. About being the first and being the best. Verizon Location Services (VLS) sits at the core of the Strategy and New Business Development organization and is a critical part of driving innovation across our global customer base, both inside and outside of Verizon. Backed by more than 50 years of location-based expertise, we are building solutions that leverage the power of location intelligence to help drive technologies of the future. Technologies like 5G, Multi-Access Edge Computing and Artificial Intelligence that are allowing us to create products that were previously impossible. We’re building tomorrow with the best of today.

Your role

As a Software Engineer, you will be solving deep technical problems and building innovative solutions in a fast paced environment working with smart and passionate team members. You must have hands-on experience building scalable services. Your responsibilities will include participating in the overarching solution, working closely with software engineering teams to bridge key technical relationships, and driving projects towards success.

You will work closely with product owners, additional stakeholders and software engineering teams to develop high-quality software. You will be detail oriented, self-directed, self-motivated, with a strong capacity for working successfully and collaboratively with members across the organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Design, build and support the core APIs used by numerous B2C and B2B product teams.
  • Build new and exciting APIs.
  • Ensure that code adheres to defined standards and best practices for performance, speed, scalability, and quality.
  • Practice Agile development methods and exemplify core Agile values of transparency, collaboration, acceptance of change, and iterative development.
  • Routinely deliver working software solutions that meet user story acceptance criteria.
  • Mentor junior and mid-level engineers.
  • Facilitate technical conflict resolution with active listening and critical thinking.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Software engineering experience, including Java and/or related languages.
  • Experience with relational database technologies (Postgres, MySql, etc) including SQL.
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services, Docker and Kubernetes.

Even better if you have:

  • Master's degree in Computer Science or related discipline.
  • Four or more years of experience leading large-scale projects.
  • Four or more years of experience in networking, multi-threaded applications, inter-process communication, and complex software development.
  • Experience in building high-performance, highly-available and scalable distributed systems.
  • Experience designing, building and managing Internet-scale APIs.
  • Experience mentoring and growing software engineers.
  • Ability and willingness to learn new technologies quickly.
  • Ability to work in a highly collaborative Agile team.
  • Demonstrated aptitude and desire to learn new skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to embrace change and work in a fast paced, dynamic environment.

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.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences,including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.