When you join Verizon

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What you’ll be doing...

As a member of the platform team, the Senior Platform Engineer will design and implement mission critical systems that enable our groundbreaking Verizon Network Detection and Response (NDR) Product. You are passionate about solving massively large data processing challenges.

  • Develop and design software automation to drive efficiencies and help us scale our infrastructure.
  • Develop and design process and documentation.
  • Develop and design services and systems that ingest and process multigigabit network streams through the Verizon NDR.
  • Develop and design automated unit and functional testing around features.
  • Collaborate with Product Management on understanding and refinement of core features of the Verizon NDR.

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.
  • Five or more years of production experience in JVM languages.
  • Willingness to travel (Occasional) post COVID.

Even better if you have:

  • Six or more years in large scale concurrent software and systems development.
  • Scala experience.
  • Two or more years of experience working with large scale data ingest, processing and storage systems.
  • Strong experience with software design patterns and testing methodologies.
  • Experience with open source projects and frameworks.
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS).
  • Experience or interest in functional programming methodologies.
  • Experience with distributed systems and/or large scale data processing, such as Kafka, Spark, Cassandra, Redis, and ElasticSearch.

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.