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.

What you’ll be doing...

As the Principal Software Architect / Developer, you will be working on design, development and testingof next generation software for Internet of Things (IoT) products and services – focusing in particular on ThingSpace Platform.

  • Lead the architecture and technical implementation of large scalable IoT systems.
  • Be responsible for timely implementation of product features encompassing Design, Coding,Testing and delivery.
  • Collaborate with multiple development teams as a part of development.
  • Interact with Product and Systems Engineering to identify key product requirements.
  • Be responsible for interfacing with the management for planning and providing regular status updates.
  • Participate in the technical evaluation of platforms and technologies, tools, architecture and design, performance analysis as well as vendor selection.

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 in Software and IoT.
  • Willingness to travel.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science or equivalent engineering fields.
  • Two or more years of Cloud Native Microservices application architectural design of highly scalable distributed systems.
  • Eight or more years of experience developing applications using cloud technologies and proficient in Go, Java or equivalent programing language.
  • Ability to translate requirements to functional software.
  • Demonstrated good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Deep understanding of distributed Cloud Native Microservices principles and best practices.
  • Hands-on experience in AWS or other major cloud computing platforms.
  • Experience in CI/CD process.
  • Know-how of one or more database technologies like Cassandra, Couchbase, MongoDB, PostgreSQL or MySQL. In-depth knowledge in Cassandra.
  • Know-how of one or more search engine technologies like ElasticSearch or Solr.
  • In-depth knowledge in ElasticSearch.
  • Experience with networking protocols or standard IoT protocols.