What you’ll be doing...

Responsibilities:

Responsible formanaging edge applicationsover cloud based architecture. This position will drive the evolution and performance of edge applications, with an emphasis on finding and developing better ways to automate recurring work effectively.

Optimize applications and drive issue resolution. This involves working closely with all application owners and vendors to ensure end-to end service performance metrics are achieved.

Troubleshoot application issues and outages by workingwith cross functional teams andvendors.

Recommend system modifications or enhancements to improve application performance and quality.

Develop and refine application and infrastructure test plans.

Initiate and manage projects for network builds, modifying configurations, refining designs, and troubleshooting issues/analyzing problems.

Manage multiple projects at one time and ensure projects stay within budget.

Participate FOAs and support HQ proof of concept initiatives including new application turn-ups / instantiations.

Use independent judgment and discretion to make decisions in the best interest of the business.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or two or more years of work experience.
  • Twoor more years of relevant work experience.
  • Willing to learn and grow

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s/ Master’s Degree in science, engineering or related discipline.
  • Ability to troubleshoot both network, servers orapplication issues.
  • knowledge of TCP/IP, LAN/WAN and IP routing protocols, familiar with Data Centerarchitecture.
  • knowledge of interdependent aspects of virtual applications including eNSE, VCP-E, Open stack, Linux/Unix, application, and software skills (Python, Ansible, RESTful / NETCONF API and automation tools).
  • Working experience over Cloud Technologies such as Open stack, Kubernetes, Containers, etc.
  • Experience engineering, monitoring, and growing complex data networks preferred.
  • Experience in wireless switching environment desirable.
  • Embrace change of a dynamic, evolving business environment, and contribute original thinking, openness, and alternative solutions for change initiatives.
  • Possess a proactive work style with the ability to set priorities, work with minimum supervision and with a diverse group of professionals.
  • Demonstrated proactive approach with professional development including technical and leadership training / certificates.
  • Strong work ethic, integrity and work extremely well in a team environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to interface with all levels of management.
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends as necessary.
  • Experience analyzing and resolving complex problems.

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

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