What you’ll be doing...

Principal Infrastructure Engineer is responsible for the design, implementation and operation of mission critical systems that ensure the performance and availability of the ProtectWise platform. Responsibility includes the management of development and production environments and will contribute to productizing new software by developing installation, deployment and management scripts. Mentoring Infrastructure Engineers on the team.

Essential Functions

  • Works on a multidisciplinary software delivery team to deliver new services, enhancements and other technical improvements in an Agile setting.
  • Use influence to improve the reliability, scalability and operability of our ecosystem of services.
  • Design, develop and support infrastructure systems with a level of excellence that enables the ProtectWise Grid.
  • Participate in the oncall rotation to triage productionimpacting events and see to their resolution.
  • Creatively solve problems and look for ways to improve all areas of ProtectWise engineering while also balancing the challenges of operating a growing business at scale.

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:

  • Six or more years of development/coding experience.
  • Six or more years of Linux system administration experience.
  • Software engineering and architecture knowledge.
  • Strong coding skills in any development language like Ruby, Python and Go primarily, Rust, Scala and Nodejs.
  • Knowledge with any of our existing languages.
  • Knowledge of Infrastructure as Code concepts, as well as tooling such as Terraform, Cloud Formation or Helm.
  • Knowledge of a configuration management tool such as Chef, Ansible, Puppet, etc.
  • Knowledge of Spinnaker, AMIs, and immutable infrastructure
  • Willingness to travel
  • Communication, both written and verbal.
  • Problem solving and flexible mindset.
  • Collaboration, working with other disciplines to accomplish broad goals.
  • Curiosity and a desire to learn and try new things.

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

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. Different makes us better.