What you’ll be doing...

Verizon 5G Edge makes innovation possible in ways never before considered. We are entering a new era where MEC and 5G will enable ultra low latency applications like IoT, autonomous vehicles, real-time asset tracking, image and video recognition, AR/VR, immersive gaming, and automated robotics. These next-generation technologies demand new network thinking, and you could be a part of a team that ushers in the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

You will be part of the Network Support Team, focused on supporting MEC (Multi-Access Edge Compute). We are an Operations team that develops solutions that drive the success of our bleeding-edge networks and platforms. You will be a subject matter expert on emerging technologies Verizon is deploying globally- eNSE and the Intelligent Edge Network, SDN controllers, private and public clouds, and virtual network functions. You will ensure the reliability, performance, and security of the infrastructure and technology that MEC leverages to deliver the power of the cloud built right into America's best Wireless Network.

  • Identifying, evaluating, and driving new opportunities through an expert-level comprehension of network design, routing \ switching, and the protocols used in the network stack to deliver intelligence and resiliency at the edge – MPLS, RSVP, ISIS, BGP, etc.

  • Partnering internally and externally with vendors to provide leadership and review the design \ implementation of our next-generation network.

  • Embracing agile methodologies and demonstrating an aptitude to adapt.

  • Leading the effort to transform the way we do operations by promoting a DevOps mindset.

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.

  • Knowledge of IPv4, IPv6, QoS, Multicast, MPLS, L3VPN, L2VPN, and Traffic Engineering using BGP and MPLS-TE.

  • Knowledge of IP Routing Protocols (ISIS, OSPF, BGP).

  • Knowledge and experience with Cisco, Nokia, and Nuage.

  • Knowledge of Ethernet Switching technologies and Protocols.

  • Knowledge of Segment Routing.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree in Business Administration, Computer Sciences, Software Engineering, or Electrical Engineering.

  • Extensive knowledge of network architecture.

  • Experience with Network Slicing, Overlays, SDN, Network Controllers, and NFV Orchestration \ VNF Management.

  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends as necessary.

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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