What you’ll be doing...

Verizon Connect is guiding a connected world on the go by automating, optimizing and revolutionizing the way people, vehicles and things move through the world. Our full suite of industry-defining solutions and services put innovation, automation and connected data to work for customers and help them be safer, more efficient and more productive. With more than 3,500 dedicated employees in 15 countries, we deliver leading mobile technology platforms and solutions.

As a SAAS leader, we know our talent is the most important component to our success. We hire top talent and empower them to do their best work. As a division of Verizon, we combine the fun and excitement of a start-up environment with the resources, operational excellence, and brand recognition of an established tech giant.

What you’ll be doing…

  • We have an immediate need for a Network and APN Engineer to facilitate the delivery of our award-winning Consumer and Commercial products.
  • The Network and APN Engineer is responsible for designing and maintaining critical communications between our data centers and connected vehicles.
  • This person will be responsible for technical management and design of multiple APN/MPN networks across multiple carriers in over 15 countries.
  • This role offers strong personal and professional growth opportunities to the right person and the ability to have a meaningful impact on in one of the largest SaaS businesses in the world.

Job Responsibilities:

  • The Network Engineer is responsible for the design, support, and maintenance of network devices in a highly complex lab environment.
  • This person is also responsible for the support and maintenance of all networking elements of a high availability Production AWS environment.
  • This person should be highly experienced designing networks and connectivity between multiple sites/networks and AWS.
  • In addition to providing support during normal business hours, the engineer will provide on-call support and periodic support for scheduled off-hours maintenance.
  • The ideal candidate must have the ability to think quickly and respond appropriately to alerts/issues.

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.
  • Bachelor's degree and five or more years’ experience managing complex network infrastructure in a large environments
  • Five or more years experiencing with network design leveraging Cisco, F5 and Check Point hardware, network experience with Cisco routers and switches
  • Five or more years of experience managing Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series and Nexus switches, Cisco ACE Load Balancers (ACE-20), managing F5 Big IP and VIPRION systems, Checkpoint Security Gateway appliances (Power-1 series)
  • Three or more years of experience managing Checkpoint Security Management appliances
  • Cisco network certifications.

Even better if you have…

  • A degree.
  • Strong problem solving and root cause identification skills.
  • Strong analytical and decision-making abilities.
  • Exceptional documentation skills are required.
  • Ability to handle multiple complex projects simultaneously and to adapt to changing priorities.
  • Strong ability to effectively recognize, research, and analyze new technologies.
  • Must be a team player and able to work with internal teams, external vendors, and 3rd party service providers.
  • Experience with high availability environments with 99.99% SLA.
  • Ability to express complex situational information verbally and in written form.
  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communications skills.
  • Ability to complete tasks with minimal supervision.
  • Able to work effectively at all levels in an organization.
  • Ability to work well under pressure.

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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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