MoveTheWorldForwardTogether

When you join Verizon

Verizon is one of the world’s leading providers of technology and communications services, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our shared ambition to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.

What you’ll be doing...

The Orchestration On-Boarding team works in the exciting and growing Verizon Cloud Platform space and focuses on automation and operational support of multiple internal, cloud-based apps (Marketplace and ATLAS) with an emphasis on zero-touch automation and CICD deployments. These platforms are used to automate the deployment, monitoring, & lifecycle management of Virtual Network Functions (VNFs) across Verizon Cloud Platforms (VCP) in the U.S. and internationally, as well as public cloud infrastructure in support of internal Networks and our Enterprise customers.

  • Developing with Python, Go, Java Spring Boot, Kubernetes/OpenShift, APIGEE, ELK, Splunk.
  • Building, managing, deploying, and automating architectures using technologies such as Ansible, Python, and CICD pipelines (Git, Jenkins).
  • Providing technical leadership around building an Ansible-based automation framework to help gain efficiencies around infrastructure operations.
  • Documenting Architecture and Design principles around Ansible, Ansible Tower, Python, and Agile Development and use the same to build frameworks with standards and guidelines.
  • Designing Infrastructure as Code (IaC) techniques and practices.
  • Developing with restful services, service-oriented architecture, distributed systems, cloud systems, and API Management.
  • Providing support to cross-functional organizations and vendors as required.
  • Detecting potential problems and engaging with the team to address issues and lead the discussion to a solution.
  • Preparing and reviewing technical documentation and project plans.
  • Aligning with leadership direction on strategic and cost factors and translating that into technical direction and action.

Where you’ll be working…

In this hybrid role, you'll have a defined work location that includes work from home and assigned office days set by your manager.

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.
  • Experience in Cloud architecture, Verizon’s VCP, or "public" cloud platforms such as AWS or Azure.
  • Experience in writing technical features and user stories to capture business requirements.
  • Experience in RedHat Linux, Openstack, OpenShift, and Kubernetes.
  • Experience in Git, Jira, and Confluence.
  • Willingness to travel up to approximately 25% of the time.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • A degree.
  • Experience in troubleshooting issues, especially those related to cloud-based applications and deployments.
  • Knowledge of application (design/architecture, security, networking).
  • Knowledge of Verizon Cloud Platform architecture.
  • Knowledge of scripting languages to create automated scripts (Python, shell, bash).
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.

If Verizon and this role sound like a fit for you, we encourage you to apply even if you don’t meet every “even better” qualification listed above.

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. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.