What you’ll be doing...

You will join the SDN Planning group in our Network Technology and Planning organization in support of Verizon SDN architecture and technology development. As a member of technical staff, you will be working in a small team environment. The team’s research and development goals are to provide technology evolution strategies and solutions to keep our service relevance in the market place in the fast moving and quickly evolving networking industry. Proactive technology research, industry trend analysis, and developing next generation network architecture using modern networking technology (e.g., Software Defined Networking) and providing production deployable solutions are key functions of the team.

  • New technology validation and prototyping.
  • Software Defined Networking (SDN) ecosystem development and vendor management.
  • SDN/NFV platform architecture and development.
  • Open API (REST/RESTCONF) verification and development.
  • Linux (KVM, OpenStack, VMWare ESXi, RHEL, CentOS, Ubuntu) application deployment and Linux networking lab infrastructure support.

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.
  • Experience with JavaScript or UI development

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or in a related discipline.
  • MS or PhD degree in Computer Science or EE with modern data communication technology discipline.
  • Experience with advanced front end web UIdesign and development.
  • Hands on experience in JavaScript and React frameworks.
  • StrongJava/JEE with experience in spring framework. Good to know ‘go’ programming basics.
  • Experience with design and development of Microservices, API driven interfaces, NoSQL data bases, distributed systems and scale out infrastructure.
  • Experience in customizing the open sources software, test driven development, object oriented design and message bus infrastructure ( pub-sub)
  • Data communication and networking infrastructure development experience.
  • AI/ML knowledge and experience developing applications in that area.
  • Self- motivated with good creative and problem-solving skills.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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