What you’ll be doing...

The Verizon Automation Engineering team is part of the Transformation and Innovation department under Core Network Engineering. The team is responsible for creating automations to give network engineers the ability to perform their tasks more efficiently and effectively, and at far greater scale. In support of this effort, the Automation Engineering team has built the Automation Services Platform for Networks (ASPN), development and staging environments, and an Agile development practice with CI/CD DevOps capability. We are seeking a Senior Manager for the full-stack web development practice in Automation Engineering.

  • Provide leadership - oversee day-to-day activities of full stack web development team members and provide direction and guidance to team members.
  • Understand new technology development and align team member training and development.
  • Set individual performance objectives and provide performance reviews.
  • Understand automation platform architecture and align team’s activities accordingly.
  • Work with scrum masters to ensure Agile development processes are effective and efficient.
  • Understand the various projects underway and upcoming, align resources properly to meet the needs of the business.
  • Work with stakeholders to ensure that requirements are met and projects are successful.
  • Monitor and measure team performance – provide reporting to executive level.
  • Work with vendors to leverage commercial technologies in the automation platform.
  • Manage capital budget and travel/expense for the team.

What we’re looking for...

We are looking for a Senior Manager with a background in software engineering, and in particular, full-stack web development. You will have experience in leading and managing teams, as well as Agile/Scrum methodology and software development lifecycle.

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Willingness to travel.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • MS/MA or MBA.
  • Knowledge of Node.JS, MongoDB, ExpressScript, Angular (MEAN stack).
  • Knowledge of HTML, javascript, PHP, SQL database.
  • Knowledge of IP Networking, v4/v6, BGP, OSPF, MPLS.
  • Experience with Fiber Optic transport technologies.
  • Knowledge of Cisco IOS/NX-OS/IOS-XR, JUNOS CLI, Nokia SR-OS.
  • Experience with wireless cellular 4GLTE and 5G technologies.
  • Experience with Linux and Openstack Cloud technologies.
  • Knowledge of Microservices architecture.
  • Knowledge of API development/integration.
  • Knowledge of the software development life cycle (SDLC) and Agile SCRUM methodology.
  • Experience with Ansible development and operations including Ansible Tower.
  • Experience with a Network Services Orchestrator (NSO; formerly Tail-f).

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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