MoveTheWorldForwardTogether

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...

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.

Verizon New Business Incubation (NBI) is looking for a Principal Software Engineer to help us develop and deliver cutting edge automation technologies to our customers via our industry leading 5G network. You will have an intimate understanding of SaaS solutions, platforms, services, and applications that drive efficiency, scalability, reliability, and security. You should have the ability to drive alignment across a diverse array of perspectives, and find your joy in both solving exceptionally difficult problems, writing code, and mentoring the next generation of software engineers. We are looking for a technical innovator with strong engineering instincts and a collaborative, empathetic approach to their craft.

  • Inventing novel approaches and figure out what to do when ready-made processes or techniques are inadequate.
  • Finding patterns between disparate, seemingly unrelated sources anticipating innovative ways to build and position new business ideas.
  • Adeptly layering together experimentation with other research, testing, and metrics to reveal strengths and flaws in the current strategy and devise a clear path forward.
  • Serving as a technical leader and hands on builder of our new product initiatives.
  • Ensuring the quality of architecture and design of systems.
  • Functionally decomposing complex problems into simple, straight-forward solutions.
  • Fully and completely understanding system interdependencies and limitations.
  • Effectively researching and benchmarking technology against other competing systems in the industry.
  • Contributing intellectual property through patents.
  • Assisting in the career development of others, actively mentoring individuals and the community on advanced technical issues and helping managers guide the career growth of their team members.
  • Exerting technical influence over multiple teams, increasing their productivity and effectiveness by sharing your deep knowledge and experience.

In this hybrid role, you'll have a defined work location that includes work from home and assigned office days set by your manager.

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.
  • Six or more years of software engineering experience using Java and/or related languages.
  • Six or more years of experience designing, building, and shipping large-scale distributed software services and solutions (e.g., caching, messaging, asynchronicity, ETL).
  • Experience in networking, multi-threaded applications, inter-process communication, and complex software development.
  • Knowledge of software architecture patterns.
  • Familiarity with functional programming paradigms.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

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

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering, or equivalent work experience.
  • Master's degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering.
  • Experience with IoT, embedded computing, and low-power systems.
  • Significant experience with AI/ML and Computer Vision technologies, tools, and techniques.
  • Significant experience designing, building, and managing Internet-scale APIs.
  • Significant experience with Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Experience with edge computing paradigms.
  • Ability and willingness to learn new technologies quickly.
  • Ability to work in a highly collaborative Agile team.
  • Demonstrated aptitude and desire to learn new skills.
  • Ability to embrace change and work in a fast-paced, iterative environment.

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).