What you’ll be doing...

As a Junior Network Engineer, you will be part of the Intelligent Edge Network (iEN) Support Team, focused on developing solutions that drive the success of Verizon’s bleeding-edge Networks and Platforms.

  • Lead cross-functional activities with partners in Planning, Performance, and Engineering.
  • Identify, evaluate, and drive new opportunities through an expert-level comprehension of software design, APIs, and web technologies.
  • Design, build, test, and deployment of services and APIs that is integral to the operations toolkit.
  • Embrace Agile methodologies and show an aptitude for being able to adapt.

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:

  • Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or Electrical Engineering.
  • Two or more years of experience with Python and Software Development.
  • Experience using Python libraries such as PyEZ, Netmiko, JSNAPy, and NAPALM.
  • Experience with Automation using configuration management tools like Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Jinja2 or Salt.
  • Knowledge of Computer Networks and Protocols (TCP/IP).
  • Knowledge of data analysis/Proactive Monitoring and Analysis.
  • Experience with developing REST APIs using Python packages such as Flask, Swagger.
  • Critical thinking, problem solving abilities, and decision-making skills.
  • Verbal and written communication skills including ability to communicate complex information clearly and concisely.
  • Ability to work both independently and in diverse teams.
  • CCNA/CCNP certification.

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

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.