What you’ll be doing...

The Company

Verizon is serious about innovation. About being the first and being the best. Verizon Location Services (VLS) sits at the core of the Strategy and New Business Development organization and is a critical part of driving innovation across our global customer base, both inside and outside of Verizon. Backed by more than fiftyyears of location-based expertise, we are building solutions that leverage the power of location intelligence to help drive technologies of the future. Technologies like 5G, Multi-Access Edge Computing and Artificial Intelligence that are allowing us to create products that were previously impossible. We’re building tomorrow with the best of today.

Your role

As a Senior level JavaScript/React Engineer, you will be solving deep technical problems and building innovative solutions in a fast paced environment working with smart and passionate team members. You will be working as part of our team driving, designing, creating and maintaining components of our mapping and location-based SDKs. The ideal candidate will possess an understanding of componentized web development, utilizing languages such as HTML 5, React, Java, Webpack, Node.js. Your responsibilities will include participating in the overarching solution, working closely with software engineering teams to bridge key technical relationships, and driving projects towards success.

You will work closely with product owners, additional stakeholders and software engineering teams to develop high-quality software. You will be detail oriented, self-directed, self-motivated, with a strong capacity for working successfully and collaboratively with members across the organization.

Responsibilities

  • Facilitate technical conflict resolution with active listening and critical thinking
  • Mentor junior and mid-level engineers
  • Routinely deliver working software solutions that meet user story acceptance criteria
  • Practice Agile development methods and exemplify core Agile values of transparency, collaboration, acceptance of change, and iterative development
  • Ensure that code adheres to defined standards and best practices for performance, speed, scalability, and quality
  • Design, build, and support the core Mapping and Service JavaScript SDKs for our B2D and Enterprise customers

VLS GPS

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.
  • Experience in JavaScript / HTML / CSS, along with experience in integrating with back-end systems.
  • Experience in Computer Science fundamentals - object oriented design, data structures, algorithms, design, problem solving, and complexity analysis.

Even better if you have

  • A degree.
  • Experience in programming with React JS /Angular JS/ Ext JS, Java, Spring MVC, XML, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, ECMAScript 7, Object and mapping relationship frameworks (ex: Active Record), Flexbox Grid.
  • Security frameworks XSA/CORS, SQL injection.
  • Experience in architecting new applications.
  • Experience with CI/CD/Jenkins.
  • Experience in developing and calling RESTful Web services.
  • Experience working with geographically distributed teams and partners, including managing dependencies from internal / external partners.
  • Good track record of delivery.
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices for the full software development life cycle including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.
  • Good analytical abilities and design skills.
  • Experience in any spatial or mapping technologies.
  • Experience with Agile (SCRUM, Kanban, XP), OO modeling, web services, unit testing, code review, source control (git, subversion), UNIX, middleware and databases.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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. Different makes us better.