What you’ll be doing...

The Principal Engineer – Cloud Computing is an experienced technology resource and emerging leader in a team of subject matter experts with expertise in various technical areas such as end-to-end cloud computing and programming, Multi-Access Edge Computing (MEC), 4G / 5G Wireless technologies, Drones, Artificial Intelligence, and AR/VR to drive the device technology roadmap. The PMTS will be provided direction / guidance from the Emerging Device Platform Senior Manager and other Device Technology leadership as well as business objectives from the Business Unit. The PMTS is expected to work independently to analyze identify and complex problems with recommendations toyour leadership. Specifically, the PMTS is expected to:

  • Develop, define and document Verizon’s device specifications to scale use cases that require computing power beyond the one available in a standalone device (such as Drones / Automated Vehicle specifications, AR/VR) towards computing power available at the cellular network.
  • Communicate to key stakeholders and gain consensus that the specs meet technical requirements and business expectations.
  • Evaluate 3rd party technology for the implementation of Verizon’s device-based specifications. Communicate recommendation to business.
  • Research subsystem providers and architectures. Document and communicate analysis with recommendations to team members, business partners and leadership and lead consensus to recommendations.
  • Manage 3rd party device providers and associated subsystem solutions. Ensure that they meet technical and relevant business requirements.

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.
  • Bachelor’s degree (preferable on computer science) and four or more years of work experience in end to end cloud computing, and crafting specifications of distributed systems.
  • Strong project management skills to execute on roadmap, driving a project from inception to completion.
  • Ability to work on a team and independently on multiple high priority projects.
  • Four or more years of experience in cloud computing (technologies such as AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, etc.) in applied customer use cases.
  • Four or more years of telecommunications experience in mobile embedded systems and products.
  • Knowledge in the Web Services (both SOAP and REST), Java, J2EE, Spring, XML, XSLT.
  • Knowledge and experience with IPv4, IPv6, SIP, HTTP, TCP, UDP and SMTP.
  • Knowledge and experience on optimizing mission critical end-2-end system performance.
  • Excellent knowledge of 5GNR, LTE, IMS, VoLTE.
  • Good knowledge of relevant 3GPP, ETSI, and GSMA standards.
  • Good knowledge of wireless modules. Experience with Telematics Control Units.
  • Good knowledge of HW and SW embedded systems, cloud based architectures, and device management.
  • Experience with Drones or Driverless vehicles.
  • Good communication and presentation skills.
  • Strong design skills and problem solving capabilities.
  • Good interpersonal skills and relationship building abilities.
  • Significant experience in the wireless industry, with a background in R&D / technical roles, focused on mobile devices and components and technology in such devices.
  • Experience in product development and commercialization.
  • Knowledge of mobile device architecture. Experience working with chipset manufacturers, technology companies or device OEMs.

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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