What you’ll be doing...

DevOps Platform Engineering team is looking for a highly technical Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) to help scale, automate and monitor the growing DevOps platforms and cloud infrastructure at Verizon. This role will play a key role in leading software development and automation of infrastructure operations, shaping the architecture of the DevOps platforms and helping application teams to leverage continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD). We aim to have a fast, agile and automated DevOps philosophy that will provide a world-class experience to our users with minimal or zero downtime.

Key responsibilities:

  • Implement pipelines to automate deployment, scaling, blue-green deployments with CloudFormation, Ansible, and Jenkins.
  • Automate day-to-day operational work via Python or Go Programming Language.
  • Implement high availability (HA) AWS infrastructures that support Active - Passive multi-region failovers.
  • Build monitoring solutions and set up alerts for various services.
  • Single point of contact for site reliability and uptime maintenance.
  • Deploy gitlab CICD pipelines on Kubernetes cluster.

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.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • PaaS or SaaS Certification, AWS CSA .
  • Ten or more years of infrastructure engineering or software development experience.
  • Ansible playbooks and Jenkins orchestrations.
  • Recent and consecutive backend Python or Go development for enterprise applications.
  • Eight or more years of hands-on experience with AWS services (EC2, RDS, Aurora, S3, Cloudformation, and Auto Scaling).
  • Experience automating repetitive operational tasks using Python and/or Go.
  • Strong knowledge Agile & DevOps, Cloud Security & Cloud Integration.
  • Experience with deploying and maintaining high traffic infrastructure (performance testing).
  • Knowledge of Linux administration, Linux containers and deployment methodologies (blue-green methodologies).
  • Experience planning, designing, and architecting platforms and software related to cloud, including project management and strategic planning.
  • Experience designing, building, and delivering scalable software applications.

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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