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Verizon Labs is looking for innovative and self-motivated engineers to work on the development of SDN (Software Defined Networks) solutions required for production deployment within Verizon to improve network operational efficiency and management. This position will be expected to perform detailed infrastructure and tools development required for development and validation of software including use of open source tools.

  • Will spend 40% of time in defining infrastructure and tools requirements/specification, 40% of time development of tools and 20% of the time managing the infrastructure and supporting the development and test team.
  • Create DevOps framework for automation of software deployment and configuration.
  • Create and support unit, functional and system test bed environment.
  • Facilitate scripting of test cases by providing a scripting and automation infrastructure.
  • Work with regression team to create regression framework for rapid convergence of software release.
  • Define and create project dashboards for tracking key metrics.
  • Integrate all development tools for software development and validation work flow including build, checking, code review, code coverage, defect tracking system etc.
  • Work with a globally dispersed development and test team to bring efficiency in software development.


  • Preferred BS or MS in Electrical or Computer Science with 3+ years of relevant experience.
  • Proficient in scripting languages like Java/Ruby/Perl/Python.
  • Working knowledge of operating systems and shell scripts.
  • Used open source project tools that enables automation.
  • Working knowledge of web based tools
  • Excellent automation coding and scripting skills/experience
  • Experience with relevant tool-sets, (e.g. Chef, Puppet etc.)
  • Good understanding of source control systems and software build infrastructure.
  • Familiar with regression and batch testing methodologies.
  • Strong communication skills and a collaborative team player.

Equal Employment Opportunity

  • Verizon is a Federal Contractor
  • Verizon requests veteran priority referrals
  • Verizon is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer M/F/Disability/Vet.