What you’ll be doing...

Verizon Connect is guiding a connected world on the go by automating, optimizing and revolutionizing the way people, vehicles and things move through the world. Our full suite of industry-defining solutions and services put innovation, automation and connected data to work for customers and help them be safer, more efficient and more productive. With more than 3,500 dedicated employees in 15 countries, we deliver leading mobile technology platforms and solutions.

As a SaaS leader, we know our talent is the most important component to our success. We hire top talent and empower them to do their best work. As a division of Verizon, we combine the fun and excitement of a start-up environment with the resources, operational excellence, and brand recognition of an established tech giant.

Verizon Connect has an immediate need for a Senior Systems Engineer with AWS Cloud deployment experience to join our existing team of Systems Engineers within the Development Operations team.

  • Deployment, maintenance and performance tuning of our award winning SaaS application.
  • Migration from on-premise datacenter infrastructure to an entirely cloud native infrastructure.
  • Designing and implementing Cloud based infrastructure in AWS.
  • Designing and maintaining IAM security policies within AWS.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree or relevant work experience.
  • Experience working with Amazon Web Service technologies.
  • Experience as Systems Engineer in a Windows/Linux environment.
  • Troubleshooting experience on all aspects of the Networking Stack.
  • Experience working in an operating system agnostic infrastructure.
  • In-depth knowledge and experience in designing and implementing Cloud based infrastructure in AWS.
  • Experience in the automated deployment of infrastructure and services using Cloudformation in AWS.

Even better if you have:

  • Current AWS Solutions Architect, Sysops and Devops certifications.
  • Knowledge of the principles/methodologies and tools used in continuous integration and continuous delivery using Opsworks/Chef.
  • Experience setting up and maintaining AWS Cloudwatch.
  • Designing and maintaining IAM security policies within AWS.
  • In-depth knowledge of designing and deploying highly available solutions in AWS using VPC’s and Route53.
  • Excellent working knowledge of both Windows and Linux operating systems.
  • Experience automating operational tasks in at least one of the following: Powershell, BASH, Python, Ruby.
  • Ability to approach problems with a sense of ownership, enthusiasm, and innovation.
  • Excellent communications skills to clearly articulate complex technical issues to all levels of the organization (both technical and non-technical).

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.