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...

Whether it’s coverage, reliability, or speed - Verizon has the best network. Verizon is a leader in innovation by being the first company to launch a commercial 5G network. In addition to amazing speed, 5G will usher in the 4th industrial revolution and enable next-generation capability such as AR/VR, connected cars, smart cities, cloud-gaming, and things only yet imagined. You will be helping build and optimize this new 5G core network. Your work will make an impact on the lives of thousands in the future with how they live, work, and play.

  • Research and understand the end-to-end network design and call flows to improve performance observability of network accessibility, retainability, mobility, and integrity.
  • Participate in the planning, testing, and integration phases of various projects to upgrade, redesign, and integrate new and existing services.
  • Utilize various software tools to proactively identify, investigate, and resolve anomalies with various key performance indicators (KPIs), log messages, call flows, and raw packets.
  • Provide tier-II type support to our network assurance team and assist troubleshooting urgent customer impacting issues.
  • Explore and develop new ways to improve efficiency and effectiveness through automation and process improvement.
  • Perform big data analysis and visualization to provide new business insights to improve the customer experience.
  • Participate in a high performing team environment focused on producing results and moving forward every day.

What we’re looking for...

You’re never satisfied with just good enough - curious, not afraid to ask questions, and eager to investigate and understand the details. You enjoy learning new things, exploring new ideas, and are always looking to improve. You pay attention to small details and are an excellent problem solver with strong critical thinking skills. You are a team player - always willing to share knowledge, communicate effectively, and maintain a positive attitude.
You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Willingness to travel.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • A degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Electrical Engineering with a computer networking focus, other related degree, or extensive networking experience.
  • Experience in the IP networking or network software/programming, or equivalent detailed coursework in IP networking topics.
  • Knowledge of 3GPP LTE and 5GC NSA and SA network interfaces, network elements, and end-to-end call flows.
  • Experience with network management tools such as SevOne, Irisview, nGeniousOne, Wireshark.
  • Experience with data analysis tools such as Tableau, R, Hive, Hadoop, Jupyter Notebook,
  • Experience with different programming languages (Python, Java, Perl, SQL, Github, etc.) and database design.
  • Familiarity with cloud-native software such as Prometheus, Kubernetes, Grafana, Jaeger, and Elastic.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. 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.