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What you’ll be doing...

You will be a senior member of the Verizon IoT solutions and platform development team. As a data platform engineer, you will be responsible for the design and implementation of a highly scalable and distributed IOT platform whose core tenants include telemetry infrastructure using messaging queues (MQTT/Rabbit/Other lightweight M2M), data ingestion and streaming platforms like Kafka/Kinesis and horizontally scalable micro services that use a variety of data persistence (NoSql, Relational, In-memory).

All team members play a vital role in the end to end performance and scale of complex video based analytic applications that can support millions of IoT devices in the field. The position is part of an agile, cross-functional team that delivers value to the business with high frequency. A continuous delivery / continuous integration (CICD) approach is followed to ensure tight integration and early detection of issues for quick delivery cycle-time.

  • Develop well architected and scalable end to end applications as well as platform infrastructure for video analytic based applications and IoT telemetry for various verticals like Smart Cities, Industrial IoT, Utilities, and 5G/MEC.

  • Analysis, design, development, and delivery of low latency Microservices APIsthat will be consumed by a Cloud IOT platform as well as external developers/third party vendors.

  • Design, review, implement and optimize data ingestion and transformation processes in streaming, relational databases, and/or NoSQL in cloud environments.

  • Conduct application tuning and performance baselining.

  • Participate in Agile development, daily scrum, and sprints.

  • Develop features, unit and system tests automation.

  • Develop features with quality and integrated with continuous integration and delivery infrastructure.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelors in Computer Science or four or more years ofwork experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Experience developing highly scalable ingestion and data processing pipeline using cloud technologies like IoT Core, Kinesis/Kafka, Data Lake/S3, AWS EMR, and Redshift.

Even better if youhave:

  • Strong foundation in Scala/Java /Go/Other programming languages. Familiar with industry best practices and design patterns.
  • Experience with/of horizontally scalable micro services architecture and low latency, consistent, simple to use RESTful APIs on AWS, Azure, or GCP.
  • Experience with DevOps, esp. on Docker and AWS Cloud stack.
  • Experience with Reactive Platforms (Scala, Akka, Play or Lagom Framework) or functional programming – lambda (java 1.8).
  • Hands-on experience of Kafka/Kinesis/Spark streaming platform to build API’s utilizing real-time data pipelines.
  • Hands-on experience on SQL/NoSQL database management system and Query language (Cassandra/Dynamo).
  • Hands-on experience on Relational Database Management Systems and SQL (Aurora, MySQL, RDS).
  • Experience with Messaging Systems and protocols (MQTT/CoAP/RabbitMQ).
  • Debugging and monitoring experience of cloud application using Graphite/Grafana, ELK, Google Prometheus, Datadog.
  • Ability to work within an agile, scrum-based team that utilizes Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery processes.
  • Ability to lead end of end development of major software features.
  • Good communication skills both written and verbal.

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