What you’ll be doing...

You will be a part of the Global Network & Technology organization focusing on the strategic technology evolution across our organization specifically network programmability. As part of this team you will work on the overall architectural construction of network programmability with focus on Service Orchestration, and its interactions with Service Design, Orchestration, Service Assurance, Policy, OSS and other network elements and change the way Verizon orchestration platform to fully automated platform.

  • Work with various planning and operations teams, partners, standards and SMEs to construct a comprehensive design with Service orchestration as applicable to network programmability
  • Work closely with various teams in designing the solutions for service design, orchestration, service assurance, inventory management, provisioning and activation, etc. in response overall changes in the network brought in by SDN, NFV and more
  • Work with world-class engineers involved in planning and orchestration of virtualizing network functions, software defined network,OpenStack, ONAP, MEF and ONF to ensure emergence of a coherent architectural framework
  • Execution ofPoC (in the lab) for niche and emerging technologies
  • Responsible for providing the thought leadership to the cross-functional team in crafting solutions, and describing the impact of the new solution to systems and processes.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in EE, CS or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience with designing and building complex, enterprise grade architectural solutions
  • Knowledge of service design tools, service orchestrator, workflow, service assurance and collections architectures.
  • Knowledge of cloud-native application architectures
  • Knowledge of Cloud Platforms, Kubernetes and AWS.
  • Knowledge of cloud native products, technologies, architectures, and vendors.
  • Experience in defining integration architecture between multiple applications

Even better if you have:

  • Master’s degree.
  • Development experience in a majority of the following areas:
  • OpenStack and ONAP
  • Networking services consisting of Virtual and Physical Network Functions.
  • Knowledge of wireless network – LTE, IMS, MPN, RAN, Radio.
  • Knowledge of wireline networks and services – Private and Public IP network services, Switched Ethernet Services, Managed network services.
  • Knowledge of wireline/wireless NOC environments.
  • Knowledge of switching fabric, spine leaf architecture, Wifi.
  • Contributions to standards such as ETSI, ONAP, O-RAN and others.
  • Strong knowledge of UNIX based operating systems such as RedHat Linux, Ubuntu Linux, or CoreOS.
  • Knowledge of automation frameworks and toolsets used in cloud automation such as TOSCA, Ansible Tower, chef, puppet, etc.
  • Experience onboarding VNFs on to NFV Orchestrators.
  • Practical knowledge of Wireless and Core Network; OSI Model
  • Demonstrated analytical skills, written and verbal communications skills with the demonstrated ability to work in a team environment

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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