Engineering Entry Level Opportunities - Programming

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Responsibilities

Locations: Palo Alto, CA 

At Verizon, our people are busy changing the world—tackling the toughest challenges in areas like healthcare, energy, public safety, and education. With an outward focus on our customers and integrity at our core, we're creating technology solutions that help businesses optimize their operations, families connect from anywhere, and whole communities leave smaller, greener footprints. The result?  Widespread impact on the way people live, work and play across the entire globe. 

That’s why we need the best and the brightest minds to join our team. People like you— determined to push boundaries, drive real change, and help us create a smarter, better future for all.  

A Verizon entry level role will give you a chance to channel your drive and enthusiasm. It will be an experience that puts you front and center, allowing you to be hands-on and contributing your creative energy to high-impact projects from the moment you arrive. And because we know the value of your education, we pay you for the talent and solutions you bring to the table.  

Our entry level Engineering roles offer you the opportunity to be involved in meaningful work and projects. You'll work alongside the best technical minds in the industry and have a unique opportunity to use your business and technical knowledge and skills in an environment dedicated to maintaining industry superiority.  You will be introduced to cutting edge tools and resources that will help you grow both professionally and personally. Verizon is continually recognized for its best in class technical training programs that prepare Engineering team members to engage with the latest technologies. Your work will influence exciting and challenging projects such as New Product Development, Machine-to-Machine technology, Cloud Computing, Technical Operations, and FIOS.

Responsibilities:

You will work with designers and product managers to define product flows as well as rapidly develop web and mobile prototypes. You will participate in brainstorm and user feedback sessions to gather input to apply rapid changes for prototype iterations. You will also work with creative and technical members of the project team to balance creative objectives with business needs and technical requirements.

 

Qualifications

Qualifications for Success:

  • A Masters or PhD in Computer Science or equivalent major preferred
  • 3.0 GPA or greater preferred
  • Familiar with front-end scripting languages/frameworks like XHTML, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, etc.
  • Familiar with at least one back-end/server-side system such as LAMP, RoR, etc.
  • Familiar with at least one mobile development environment (iOS, Android, Windows Mobile, etc.)
  • Familiar with core design paradigms of the major mobile systems.
  • Strong analytical skills and solid communication skills
  • Strong computer skills in MS Office (especially Excel)
  • Enthusiasm and eagerness to learn 

Candidates are encouraged to apply by going to www.verizon.com/campus.  Candidates must create an application and apply in order to be considered.  

Our recruiters will review your application for available opportunities at Verizon. If a possible match is identified, a recruiter will contact you to further discuss your skills and professional interests.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

We are an equal opportunity employer m/f/d/v.