What you’ll be doing...

We are looking to hire a Lead Java Developer for the Verizon System of Engagement Team. The Verizon GTS 2.0 team is undergoing a major transformation focused on rapidly evolving our business towards a customer-centric, digital-first future. This Point of Sale application position would require the candidate to define, design and solve the complex problem of sales & technology support to our store agents and customers. We are seeking strategic thinkers, thought leaders, and highly motivated risk takers who are comfortable innovating around our customer's needs, driving business objectives and maximizing technology capabilities to redefine the path of a Fortune sixteen company. Our organization is uniquely positioned to impact the end-to-end customer journey, and we are looking for candidates who are laser focused on disrupting the status quo and delivering seamless, meaningful experiences to millions of consumers every day.

  • Ensure that the backend services are designed and implemented using industry standards of performance and scalability.
  • Ensure response times are met by defining near and far cache techniques suited for the application.
  • Work with cloud engineering team to ensure the architecture laid out is suited for AWS cloud.
  • Ensure reusable components are being used to align to the future directional architecture of SOE.
  • Work with offshore teams to assign tasks, track progress and perform code reviews to make sure code quality is maintained.
  • Ensure daily technical hurdles are addressed in a process re-engineering way and they are handled at framework level.
  • Ensure instrumentation is in place for business and system metrics measurement.

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.
  • Experience in programming with Java /J2EE technologies.
  • Experience in developing web based applications.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline.
  • Experience in React JS or related UI framework.
  • Experience in Reactive platform (Spring 5 reactive or similar).
  • Experience in Adobe Experience manager (AEM).
  • Experience developing with continuous integration in a high-volume production environment AWS experience (Cloud Formation, resource provisioning and management) Knowledge of Kubernetes.
  • Ability to multitask in a fast paced environment.
  • Experience in ATG (Oracle eCommerce Suite).
  • Ability to build to code responsive, fluid and static HTML pages.
  • Ability to resolve cross-browser compatibility issues.
  • Design and development experience with: Redis, Kafka, Elastic Search, Grafana.
  • Experience in Java 8 features such as Lambda expressions, Streams and Completable Futures.
  • Experience on various open source projects such as Apache Hadoop, HBase, Spark, Kafka.
  • Knowledge in System Analysis and Design, implementation and testing of technology to create highly scalable and distributed applications.
  • Experience in OOAD andknowledge of UML artifacts like sequence diagrams, class diagrams and block diagrams.
  • Experience in various software design methodologies such as Agile/Scrum, XP, and TDD.
  • Good in verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to troubleshoot application and database related issues.
  • Team-player with ability to mentor junior developers.

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.

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