What you’ll be doing...

At BlueJeans by Verizon, we’re transforming the way people meet by creating a human connection in every experience. Together, we’re bringing video to everyone, regardless of location or device, including mobile, desktop, or room systems. We work with thousands of companies worldwide to upgrade everyday meetings, large-scale events, and social network broadcasts by replacing traditional web conferencing with face-to-face video communication. All our customers have one trait in common: they understand the benefits to bringing their employees, leaders, and partners closer together. Since 2009, we have raised $175M in funding led by Accel Partners, Battery Ventures, NEA, and Norwest Venture Partners.

The ideal Principal Software Engineer candidate would…

  • Have experience designing and building large scalable web services
  • Be proficient in Java and familiar with Python or Node.js
  • Haveexperience building RESTful APIs and have good knowledge of RESTful design patterns
  • Be able to workwell within a geographically distributed team
  • Have strong communication skills through email, specs and design docs

Some of the things you’re expected to do...

  • Understandexisting ecosystem before being able to add features, functions and enhancements.
  • Planwith known expectations and dependencies.
  • Design and implement features and platform functionsincluding coding, unit testing and deployment to production.
  • Follow & improveprocesses- with special focus oncode reviews and unit testing, among others.
  • Improve qualitywith every version, and new features must match or exceed existing levels.
  • Contributeto a collaborative and responsive team that owns a world-class product service.
  • Throughawarenessquestion priorities and influence plans & designs.
  • Collaborate across teams for complete feature implementation
  • Shoulder responsibility and strive to meet quality expectations and timelines.

What we’re looking for...

Some of the qualifications we usually expect...

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or related field.
  • 4+ years extensive software development experience in Java
  • 6+ years of software engineering experience designing and building large scalable SaaS or consumer web applications
  • Have an in-depth understanding of API cache design and caching technologies
  • Familiarity with Agile development methodology and tools.

You Get Bonus Points for….

  • Experience in developing real-time communication software such as video conferencing
  • Experience in scaling large high transaction volume web services
  • Strong system experience with Unix
  • VOIP background such as knowledge of protocols such as SIP
  • Contributions to open source projects

Verizon recently acquired BlueJeans and plans to integrate BlueJeans employees into Verizon, including its compensation and benefits programs, in due course. This position will be part of that planned integration.

When you join Verizon

Verizon is a leading provider of technology, communications, information and entertainment products, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our ambition and united in our shared purpose to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.

Diversity and Inclusion at Verizon

At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.