When you join Verizon

Verizon is one of the world’s leading providers of technology and communications services, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our shared ambition 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...

This internship position – which is part of the Verizon Campus Program – will give you a chance to channel your drive and enthusiasm while learning from the best minds in the industry. You’ll be front and center, hands-on, and contributing your creative energy to high-impact projects from the moment you arrive through the course of this 10-week experience. You will take part in meaningful work and real-life projects within the Maintenance Engineering team that will help you grow both professionally and personally throughout the program.

As a Systems Engineering Intern, you may have the opportunity to:

  • Support all new and existing application and call flows for voice and special services like Onetalk, Visibility and Core voice and video. This team partners with Product, Network Implementation, HQ Planning, and other VZW Engineering teams to deliver new services and support all software releases in lab and FOA deployments.
  • Support testing in our Maintenance engineering lab using tools like Perfecto as well as coordinating and interacting with critical teams to meet lab exit deadlines.
  • Provide testing support for critical Maintenance Engineering projects tied to new or existing Verizon Wireless voice services in our lab environments.
  • Gain exposure to automation functions to provide a solid foundation.
  • Shadow some other Maintenance Engineering teams to provide a well-rounded view of our department.

You must be currently enrolled in a degree program and be in good academic standing to be considered.

If you are interested in other roles and locations in addition to this one, please submit your application to those postings as well in order to be considered.

What we’re looking for...

You’re a motivated self-starter. Never satisfied with the status quo, you’re always trying to beat a personal best. You thrive in a fast-paced environment where new challenges come up every day. You are flexible, dependable, and work well in varying environments. Learning quickly is personally rewarding and inspires you to take smart risks.

You’ll need to have:

  • Current enrollment in a Bachelor’s degree program in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Telecommunications or related major with an expected completion date between December 2023 and June 2026.
  • Authorization to work in the U.S. without restrictions or need for future sponsorship.
  • Willingness to work in Westlake, TX.

Even better if you have:

  • Strong analytical skills, communication, leadership, and presentation skills.
  • Knowledge of Linux.
  • Knowledge of L2/L3 networking technologies.
  • Experience with a programming language such as Python.
  • Knowledge of Cloud architecture and technologies.
  • Experience with DevOps tools such as Ansible, Jenkins, and Gitlab.

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

Verizon requires new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Verizon provides reasonable accommodations consistent with legal requirements (e.g., for medical or religious reasons).

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