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Device Software Engineer| Network | Basking Ridge, NJ, USA

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As a member of the Device Technology organization, this position will be responsible for providing technical guidance in driving new products (devices/applications/services) to market in a timely fashion. The preferred candidate is skilled to manage various Proof of Concepts using emerging Web Technologies like WebRTC, SPDY and HTML5. The preferred candidate has expertise in WiFi and Mobile Hotspot technologies.

 Device Technology and Product Development, and Device Requirements:

  • Responsible to manage various Proof of Concepts using emerging Web Technologies like WebRTC, SPDY and HTML5.
  • Responsible to evaluate current and future trend in WiFi and Mobile Hotspot technologies.
  • Responsible to provide guideline on future trend on WiFi and Mobile Hotspot.
  • Work closely with cross-platform OEMs to help develop applications and services based on  APIs.
  • Drive device and solutions with a focus on delivering a quality customer experience.
  • Develop and manage new device requirements to support new applications, services, and network enhancements.
  • Managing cross-functional team to achieve defined objectives and leverages skills of others to meet defined business objectives via effective and consistent communication.


Test Plans and Traceability:

  • Define test cases and metrics to ensure that necessary products and services are launched defect free
  • Work with internal and external labs to implement and validate the test cases. This may include negotiating legal agreements and statements of work with outside parties e.g. test equipment vendors.  Recommend test tools and validate device test cases prior to hand off to the VZW certification lab
  • Work with vendors for Browser certification process for different OEMs.
  • Technology Evaluation and Feedback to Management:
  • Research latest industry trends concerning devices, applications, web technologies with ideas on how to respond to the changing business environment and competitive landscape.
  • Provide technical assistance, guidance, and training to other team members and organizations.
  • Document and provide status on strategic initiatives to management.
  • Cross functional liaison with multiple internal teams.



Education:  Bachelors in CS or CSE or EE, MS preferred


  • 5+ years of professional experience preferably wireless and/or networking industry.
  • 3+ years of professional experience in Web Technology and Development.

Technical Requirements

  • Strong Knowledge in various Web Technologies like WebRTC, HTML5 and SPDY.
  • Strong Knowledge in the Web Services (both SOAP and REST), Java, J2EE, Spring, XML, XSLT.
  • Strong Knowledge in Wi-Fi standards, protocols (802.11), and wireless network architecture
  • Strong Knowledge in Wi-Fi Security standards AES, PSK, WPA, WPA2
  • Strong Knowledge in Scripting languages such as Shell, Perl, Python
  • Strong Knowledge in High level Wi-Fi APIs of major mobile platforms ( Android, iOS, Windows Phone 8)
  • Strong Knowledge and experience with IPv4, IPv6, SIP, HTTP, TCP, UDP and SMTP.
  • Strong Experience with XML (Schema, XSL/T, XQuery) , WBXML , SyncML, XML DBs, JDBC, and Java Script.
  • Experience in designing, developing, debugging and deploying software for server side
  • applications making use of modern Java technologies and design patterns.
  • Knowledge and experience on Performance Monitoring and Protocol Analyzer tools (e.g., Wily, Wireshark).
  • Web development background including, Apache Tomcat, JBoss, or other comparable web server.
  • Knowledge of APIs, WAN and LAN connection, client/server, internet protocols and technologies is a must have.

 Soft Skills

  • Must have superior written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong team player with desire to collaborate with others to develop a superior product
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills, oral and written communications skills and advanced presentation skills.
  • Must have extensive hands on experience with systems engineering and design relative to data communications, including specifying, designing and implementing complex data networks with application development and integration.


  • Experience on Android and Windows Phone Platform is a plus.
  • Experience in Android specific’s like adb, ddms, aapt, eclipse IDE is a plus.
  • Experience with CDMA / LTE is a plus.


Equal Employment Opportunity
  • Verizon is a Federal Contractor
  • Verizon requests veteran priority referrals
  • Verizon is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

Job ID: 356649