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...

Join our IT team to develop the OSS system that is part of Verizon’s next generation network. The system will provide critical information needed in real-time to our surveillance systems to manage incidents and scheduling maintenance of our networks. You will be applying software technologies to build highly scalable and maintainable applications, to help provide topology data to solve complex issues occurring in operating state of the art telecommunication network.

  • Work closely with architecture team, development teams and testing teams along with network operations and vendors to deliver projects on time.
  • Design and develop systems to support many teams like surveillance teams, network field operations etc.
  • Work with onshore and offshore develop teams and provide technical leadership.
  • Work with QA team and production support team to ensure the system operating at premium condition.
  • Liaise within the teams and guide the department on how systems and data will be stored, consumed, integrated and managed by different data entities and Information Systems, as well as provide technology stacks and frameworks for any applications using or processing that data.
  • Monitor emerging trends and technology related to information creation and drive pilots of such technologies when/where appropriate.
  • Define the process for our DevOps Toolchain integrations between products.
  • Hold Code Reviews with the team to provide insight on architecture and proper design implementation.
  • Guide the team in following industry standards in the Agile Development process. For each Sprint or timebox, deliver (minimally viable Code) that reflects all of the functional requirements/User Stories designated for that Sprint or timebox as well as all functions existing in the Code previously (i.e. no regression). The requirements for this project are in the form of “User Stories”.
  • Provide ability to release code in an Agile SCRUM philosophy focusing on CI/CD (Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment) principals.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Knowledge of the following technologies: Advanced Java, J2EE, JMS, Micro services, Spring Boot, RESTFULL API, xml/Jason, Web development, and relational database.
  • Experience with the following tool set: Maven, GIT, NETBEAN/ECLIPS, Jenkins, JIRA, DevOps tools.
  • Experience with practicing agile development methodology.
  • Hands on development and coding.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Experience with network technologies and protocols such as Carrier Ethernet, SONET and DWDM.
  • Experience with NoSQL database technologies; preferably Apache Cassandra.
  • Experience using Generics, Lambda Expressions, and Streams.
  • Knowledge of working with Spring Boot.
  • Experience deploying micro services using Spring Cloud or Kubernetes.
  • Experience with Software defined network, Open Flow and Open Daylight.
  • Experience of interfacing with switches and routers using SNMP, TL1 and CLI.
  • Communication skills, a team player.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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