What you’ll be doing...

Verizon Cloud Platform (VCP) is the directional virtualization infrastructure used to support mission-critical network functions like 4G/5G wireless apps, Webscale and Visible. We are looking for a dynamic and collaborative individual who will aid in the evolution of the VCP.

  • Implement enhancements and bug-fixes to existing Node.js/Angular web applications and improvements and bug-fixes to existing Node.js micro-services.
  • Assist in software decomposition and the use of micro-services where appropriate.
  • Create an automated application assessment process.
  • Troubleshoot and triage application issues, resolve, and escalate as required.
  • Test solutions at scale for resiliency and maintainability.
  • Participate in developing techniques in order to take advantage of new automation tools and virtual environments as they appear in the marketplace.
  • Participate in the onboarding efforts to gather infrastructure requirements from the individual application teams.
  • Work independently and coordinate feedback from multiple groups both inside and outside of Network groups.
  • Work independently to analyze and document both existing and new software receiving and deployment processes.
  • Participatein meetings concerning requirements collections, application to application technical and business rules.

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.
  • Two or more years of JavaScript experience.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree in computer science, mathematics, or any other related discipline.
  • Two or more years of experience working for a network Eng/Ops/Dev team.
  • Two or more years of software development (e.g. C++, JavaScript, Python, Shell, Ruby, Perl, other).
  • Experience developing and maintaining test harnesses for APIs and micro-services.
  • Experience troubleshooting and triage problem reports, resolve, and escalation.
  • Experience with deployment of OpenStack VIMs, the configuration of OSP controllers, understanding of Linux kernels.
  • Ability to execute continuous integration, continuous deployment, while leveraging DevOps best practices and tools (Jenkins, Ansible and git (Bitbucket/Gitlab)).
  • Experience with open source cloud and service automation/orchestration tools: Puppet, Chef, Ansible, and Heat.
  • Experience with multiple/hybrid cloud environments.
  • Knowledge of software implementation debugging issues, including data structures and algorithms, and a deep understanding of how different implementation choices will affect the performance of a bare-metal application ported into an NFV environment.
  • Experience working with container-related technologies (Docker, Kubernetes, etc.)
  • Knowledge of the Agile development life cycle.
  • Experience debugging routing problems in multi-protocol data networks.
  • 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.

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