What you’ll be doing...

At BlueJeans by Verizon, we’re transforming the way people meet by creating a human connection in every experience. Together, we’re bringing video to everyone, regardless of location or device, including mobile, desktop, or room systems. We work with thousands of companies worldwide to upgrade everyday meetings, large-scale events, and social network broadcasts by replacing traditional web conferencing with face-to-face video communication. All our customers have one trait in common: they understand the benefits to bringing their employees, leaders, and partners closer together. Since 2009, we have raised $175M in funding led by Accel Partners, Battery Ventures, NEA, and Norwest Venture Partners.

The ideal Engineering Manager candidate would…

  • Have experience designing and building highly distributed and very large scale systems
  • Have experience in the domain of real time communication services and/or audio-video streaming systems
  • Have strong communication skills through email, specifications and design docs
  • Be able to lead geographically distributed teams

Some of the things you’re expected to do...

  • Lead a collaborative and responsive team that owns a world-class product service
  • Understandexisting ecosystem before being able to add features, functions and enhancements
  • Planwith known expectations and dependencies
  • Provide technical insight and oversight, drive design discussions and reviews
  • Collaborate across teams for complete feature development
  • Shoulder delivery responsibility and strive to meet quality expectations and timelines
  • Improve qualitywith every version, with new features matching or exceeding existing levels
  • Drive analysis efforts to visualize and understand quality trends
  • Follow & improveprocesses- with special focus oncode reviews and unit testing, among others
  • Provide clear status communications to engineering, product and other teams
  • Throughawareness,question priorities and influence plans & designs
  • Provide thought leadership and help identify and drive improvements to process and project management for better execution and collaboration

What we’re looking for...

  • A degreein Computer Science or Engineering.
  • 12+ years extensive software development experience
  • 7+ years of experience designing and building large scalable cloud services and/or real time audio/video communication systems
  • 3+ years experience with dockerized/kubernetes deployments and running cloud services in AWS
  • 3+ years experience driving software engineering teams in technical and people leadership roles
  • Familiarity with Agile development methodology and tools.

You Get Bonus Points for….

  • Masters Degree
  • Being capable of reviewing code in C++, Python and/or Java
  • Strong system experience with Unix
  • VOIP background such as knowledge of protocols such as SIP
  • Ability to analyze logs, write scripts and queries to extract information or statistics

When you join Verizon

Verizon is a leading provider of technology, communications, information and entertainment products, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our ambition and united in our shared purpose to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.

Diversity and Inclusion at Verizon

At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.