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...

  • Validating new technologies and prototyping.
  • Developing software defined networking (SDN) ecosystems and vendor management.
  • Architecting and developing full-stack software with the focus on applications and data security.
  • Architecting and developing SDN/NFV platforms.
  • Work closely with the product, engineering, and partner teams as well as other internal and external stakeholders to research, define, plan and execute product enhancements, features, and new products with clear requirements.
  • Work with development engineering teams to communicate the strategy and vision, drive business case, use cases and requirements.
  • Technical writing, documenting, and presenting observations, findings, and architecture for recipients/consumers varying for Technical teams to leadership.
  • Participating and collaborating in MEC related industry-standard meetings and forums, assessing start-up companies, and proposes MEC architecture for Verizon.
  • Partnering with internal organizations to author MEC technical requirements.

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.
  • Knowledge of IP Networking including Virtual Private Cloud, VPN, SDN, DNS, Load-balancing, and Firewalls.
  • Experience in one or more of the following open source projects: Docker, RabbitMQ, Cloudfoundry, ElasticSearch, CoreOS/etcd, Kubernetes, Openstack.

Even better if you have:

  • Experience communicating cross-functionally and across management levels.
  • Knowledge of the SDLC in both waterfall and agile methodologies.
  • Work experience withtechnology companies (large internet and cloud companies).
  • Three or more years of distributed software design & development experience.
  • Demonstrated strong experience building Container based solutions using Kubernetes, and/or Docker Data Center/swarm.
  • Experience in one or more of the following cloud platform security: Cloud Foundry, Openshift, AWS Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google App Engine, Heroku, IoT Edge, or other PaaS technologies.
  • Strong knowledge of storage technologies, and ability to design storage for performance and resiliency, including SAN, NAS, Cloud Storage Technologies for block and Object storage.
  • A proven track delivering a large system to a predefined schedule.
  • Experience with FPGA, GPU, NPU and other HW acceleration techniques.
  • Demonstrated experience administering and managing consumption of Public Cloud Services in a large multi-team environment.
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience building Orchestration with DevOps Tools.
  • Strong statistical and analytical abilities with ability to handle a rapidly changing environment.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Detail oriented and able to follow up through to completion on all assignments/projects/deadlines.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a demonstrable history of collaborating with their peers across organizational boundaries to deliver results.

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.