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.

What you’ll be doing...

Verizon is looking for an experienced Full-Stack Web Developer who can rapidly build high-quality, test-driven Ruby and JavaScript applications and services. You will have a creative drive to take on new projects, like to think outside the box, show initiative and work with a minimum of supervision. In this role, you will work closely with all levels of our organization, and amongst digital product owners (POs), functional subject matter experts (SMEs), in order to ensure we’re delivering the most valuable outcomes at the best time for our customers.

  • Designing and developing front-end and back-end web architecture.
  • Developing servers and databases.
  • Designing, building, and maintaining efficient, reusable, and reliable Ruby code.
  • Developing APIs.
  • Deploying applications to Heroku and Netlify.
  • Working with SQL data.
  • Writing unit tests & integration tests.
  • Researching new technologies and better ways of achieving the results we need.
  • Reviewing code written by other engineers and providing useful and honest feedback.
  • Writing documentation around features and operations to help share knowledge and save other developer’s time.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience in three or more of the following developer tools or methodologies: Ruby / Ruby on Rails, HTML, JavaScript, CSS, SCSS, Test driven development, Jamstack architecture, Git, AEM.

Even better if you have:

  • A solid grasp of object-oriented programming, automated software testing, databases, development, and testing methodologies.
  • Knowledge of web application deployment environments: Apache/Nginx, Ruby app servers, MySQL, Postgres, Memcached, and Redis.
  • Experience with Jamstack architecture, specifically you are familiar with static site generators and headless CMSs.
  • Experience using modern CSS and JavaScript to create performant and responsive web pages that work across many different devices and operating systems.
  • Comfortable in JavaScript to the point where you don’t need to rely on libraries to accomplish innovative and complex interactions.
  • Experience with automated testing and common library such as RSpec.
  • Experience with Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager.
  • Strong self-direction and can work independently.
  • Source management skills with git.
  • Verbal and written communication skills.

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. 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.