What you’ll be doing...

Verizon is standing up a new team focusing on Emerging Technologies to deliver building blocks for the various teams in the Verizon Consumer Group (VCG), the Verizon Business Group (VBG), and the Global Technology Services (GTS). We are looking for an AI/ML Expert who will be responsible for designing, implementing, and supporting various AI/ML models to support the business for various use cases at Verizon. Your primary responsibility will be analyzing requirements and implementing applicable AI/ML models to support VCG, VBG and GTS.

  • Work with GTS and Business client to understand their business and technical needs and design AI solutions that make the best use of the shared services our team is delivering.
  • Research, design, develop, and test various AI/ML frameworks and models.
  • Lead a team of data scientists and developers to map data onto models and algorithms based on use cases submitted by Business.
  • Define, implement and operate new processes to manage deployed ML model in production ensuring efficient and resilient management of the ML lifecycle (versioning, rollback, reinforced training, fine tuning…).
  • Design and implement various transformative and critical Digital Agents, AI Cognitive Services, ML/Deep Learning enhanced business use cases.
  • Architect and design high availability and resilient ML deployment and management processes for production to ensure accurate prediction and resiliency against training resulting in biases which may impact the business.
  • Design generic frameworks and services abstracted by standard API layers that can be used by various GTS teams, and designing for versioning in mind, operational considerations such as upgrades and updates.
  • Candidate must be well versed in the domain of AI/ML and able to build complex solutions and models from the grounds-up without much supervision. Solutions would include Business use cases across the various Verizon Business Units.
  • Must be able to work independently as well as mentor other individuals on the team, providing guidance on programs/projects direction. Should be comfortable assigning tasks to others and making decisions that impact features and requirements.
  • Contribute to the development of a governance process around the use of business and customer data in new ML model, on premise and on the cloud to ensure its security and privacy. This is a process that would have significant impact on the future use of data in Machine Learning models.

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.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree in Computer Science/Engineering or relevant field.
  • Strong software development experience.
  • Two or more years of experience in building and deploying Machine Learning solutions using various supervised/unsupervised ML algorithms such as Linear/Logistic Regression, Support Vector Machines, (Deep) Neural Networks, Random Forest, etc.
  • Experience in building and deploying ML models using libraries such as scikit-learn, TensorFlow, PyTorch, MXNet,Caffe, etc.
  • Experience deploying production-grade machine learning solutions on public cloud platforms.
  • Experience with Machine and Deep Learning toolkits such as MXNet, TensorFlow, Caffe and Torch.
  • Two or more years of experience in building and deploying Machine Learning solutions using various supervised/unsupervised ML algorithms such as Linear/Logistic Regression, Support Vector Machines, (Deep) Neural Networks, Random Forest, etc.
  • Strong knowledge of common algorithms and data structures.
  • Experience working with large codebases.
  • Experience in one of the following languages: C#, Python, Java, Scala, C++.
  • Experience communicating effectively across internal and external organizations, for complex mission-critical solutions.
  • Experience with predictive analytics, semi and unstructured data.

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.

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