What you’ll be doing...

Infrastructure Engineers are responsible for the design, implementation and operation of mission critical systems that ensure the performance and availability of the Protect Wise platform. Responsibility includes the management of development and production environments and will contribute to productizing new software by developing installation, deployment and management scripts.

Essential Functions:

  • Works on a multi‑disciplinary software delivery team to deliver new services, enhancements and other technical improvements in an Agile setting
  • Use influence to improve the reliability, scalability and operability of our ecosystem of services
  • Design, develop and support infrastructure systems with a level of excellence that enables the Protect Wise Grid
  • Participate in the on‑call rotation to triage production‑impacting events and see to their resolution
  • Creatively solve problems and look for ways to improve all areas of Protect Wise engineering while also balancing the challenges of operating a growing business at scale

Core Competencies:

  • Software engineering and architecture understanding
  • Communication, both written and verbal
  • Problem solving and flexible mindset
  • Collaboration, working with other disciplines to accomplish broad goals
  • Curiosity and a desire to learn and try new things

What we’re looking for...

You will need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • One or more years of development/coding experience.
  • One or more years of Linux system administration experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Strong coding skills, Ruby, Go, Python. We use NodeJS, Scala and Rust.
  • Knowledge with any of our existing languages.
  • Knowledge of Infrastructure as Code concepts, as well as tooling such as Terraform, Cloud Formation or Helm.
  • Knowledge of a configuration management tool such as Chef, Ansible, etc.
  • Experience with the Linux operating system.
  • Knowledge with any of the following would be a strong plus: Cassandra, Solr, Kafka,the JVM.
  • Experience with cloud infrastructure, particularly around immutable infrastructure.
  • Experience with highly available systems at scale.
  • Experience building infrastructure and automation.
  • Incident response and/or incident management experience.
  • Willingness to travel.

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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