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...

As a Cloud Engineer Consultant, you’ll be responsible for:

  • Orchestrating and automating VNFs and CNFs.
  • Creating SDN/NFV -Virtual Private Cloud, VPN, DNS, load-balancing, and firewalls
  • Performing deployment on Kubernetes/Openshift platform using Ansible, Java, and Micro services.
  • Planning and designing network-based MEC services (e.g., Edge Discovery, Workload).
  • Creating proof-of-concepts and validating new architectures and technologies.

Where you'll be working...

This hybrid role will have a defined work location that includes work from home and assigned office days as set by the manager.

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.
  • Four or more years of experience in developing Ansible, Java, and Micro services.
  • Two or more year of experience in architecture and designing of cloud native applications.
  • Experience in SDN/NFV.
  • Knowledge of Telecom Domain including 4G,5G, Networking, Virtualization, MANO, and SOL Standards.
  • Knowledge of IP Networking, including Virtual Private Cloud, VPN, SDN, DNS, Load-balancing, and Firewalls.
  • Experience in OS virtualization and containerization isolation technologies and automation.
  • Experience with Full Stack development.
  • Experience in following open source Kubernetes/Openshift deployment.

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

  • A degree.
  • Effective communications skills, including the ability to work with other engineering teams.
  • The ability to work independently on complex tasks.
  • Experience with open source explorations/contributions.
  • Knowledge of Agile Methodology and Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) tools (e.g., Jenkins, GitLab).
  • Experience in CNI, Service Mesh, Prometheus, Grafana, ELK, and other similar tools.
  • Experience toward telecom OSS stack architecture and development.
  • Experience developing solutions with Infrastructure as a Service and Configuration management tools (e.g., Ansible, OpenStack, CNCF).