What you’ll be doing...

You will be a part of the Global Network & Technology organization focusing on the strategic technology evolution across our organization specifically network programmability and automation. As part of this team you will work on the overall architecture and design for Cloud Orchestration including WebScale Containerized Network Functions and VNFs, standards alignment with ETSI and 3GPP Management & Orchestration functions, Verizon Cloud Platform evolution and SDN transformation impacting positive change in the way that our customers live, work, and play.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with various planning and operations teams, partners, standards and SMEs to construct a comprehensive design for Hybrid Cloud Resource and Network Orchestration.
  • Judiciously use ETSI and 3GPP standards for the above, and recommend changes to the same if needed.
  • Work closely with various teams in designing automation solutions for Life Cycle Management, close loop service assurance, provisioning and activation, etc. in response to overall changes in the network brought in by Virtualization.
  • Work with world-class engineers involved in planning and orchestration of virtualized network functions, software defined networks, OpenStack, Kubernetes and ONAP to ensure emergence of a coherent architectural framework.
  • Plan and execute proof of concepts (in the lab) for niche and emerging technologies. Responsible for providing technical guidance to cross-functional teams in crafting solutions, and describing the impact of the new solution to systems and processes.

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.
  • Operational knowledge of Wireless and Core Networks.
  • Experience with Virtualization and SDN technologies.
  • Experience with Cloud Architecture.

Even better if you have:

  • A Degree.
  • Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related discipline.
  • Experience in majority of the areas: OpenStack, Kubernetes, ETSI and 3GPP (5G) Standards.
  • Experience with application and system monitoring frameworks.
  • Knowledge of cloud-native application architectures.
  • Knowledge of OpenStack based Cloud Platforms and Kubernetes.
  • Analytical skills along with written and verbal skills with ability to work in a team environment.
  • Experience in Networking services consisting of Virtual and Physical Network Functions.
  • Willingness to travel.

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

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