What you’ll be doing...

As our Lead Developer, you will be a hands-on engineering SME with deep software architecture and programming skills and DevOps/SDLC platform and tooling experience. In this role, you will work closely with teams to transform the way they work, leveraging Agile, DevOps, and Cloud principles and practices by providing deep technical guidance. You will be responsible for driving and accelerating learning by using immersive learning tools to improve operational efficiencies.

  • Specialize in the Middle Layer for developing highly scalable, reliable, secure and high performance solutions that enable development teams to move faster.
  • Specialize in DB design with deep understanding of Normalization forms and Migration activities including ETL tools.
  • Specialize in the Unix shell scripting with intent to do automation of backend processes, data loading, maintenance, performance monitoring, alerting mechanisms.
  • Reduce security threats with dependable & reliable security tools & software applications.
  • Develop systems and applications using complex algorithms to deliver business functions or architectural components.
  • Drive strategy, patterns, (and working code) for how we apply Cloud native development & test automation practices across Verizon.
  • Drive innovation by assessing, piloting, building services to improve overall developer experience and productivity.
  • Be a subject matter expert in the Automation space and has a strong understanding of the roadmap, trends and industry practices.
  • Verify stability, interoperability, portability, security, or scalability of system architecture.
  • Develop system engineering, software engineering, system integration, or distributed system architectures.
  • Collaborate with engineers or software developers to select appropriate design solutions or ensure the compatibility of system components.

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.
  • Three or more years of experience on Java and knowledge of design patterns.
  • Two or more years of experience on Spring Boot and Microservice Architecture.
  • Scripting experience in Perl, Python, Shell, Node.JS, PL/SQL.
  • Relational Database modelling and Management experience including Oracle, SQL server, PostgreSQL, SQL, JDBC.
  • Two or more years of experience in the Data Migration including but not limited to Extract, Transform and Load.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Three or more years of application development experience.
  • Two or more years of RESTful API development experience.
  • Experienced in Micro services, web services, restful, SOAP and XML Services.
  • Application development frameworks like Spring, Hibernate and REACT.
  • Application Servers such as Tomcat, Websphere and Weblogic.
  • Experience on specialization in linux command line tools and bash shell scripting.
  • SDLC tools like Maven, Ant, SVN/Git and Jira.
  • Web Services and API testing tools like SoapU experience.
  • Ability to guide/lead teams and individuals toward beneficial outcomes.
  • Experience with continuous integration and deployment technologies such as: Cruise Control, Continuum, Jenkins CI, and Artifactory.
  • Experience with test-driven development frameworks for application and infrastructure code.
  • Experience with logging and reporting solutions such as: Logstash, Elasticsearch, and Kibana (ELK), Grafana, or Splunk.
  • Knowledge of automation practices throughout the development, build, and deployment phases of the application life-cycle.
  • Knowledge of wireless cell build flow including Regulatory compliance for construction, Inservice.

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.

Diversity and Inclusion at Verizon

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Equal Employment Opportunity

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