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...

You will join the Global Network and Technology Telecommunications Translations team with responsibilities for engineering, developing and maintaining Verizon’s telecommunicationssystems and network elements. This network leverages virtualization and software defined networking to transform how we provide products and services while maintaining our position as the industry leader. Verizon is seeking a motivated and driven engineering professional who will assume responsibilities for engineering, supporting networking projects and working closely with the Design and Operations teams to implement our strategic technology goals. You will work to create an environment of teamwork and cooperation with all stakeholders.

  • Working to support Verizon’s strategic technology goals including the ongoing support of telecommunicationssystems and future migrations of services onto software driven IP networking.
  • Working on developing and supporting integrated desktop applications in Active State Perl and C#.
  • Engineering network solutions for desktop and server related to applications with backend database support (VoIP Tools, NEDAS applications and Informix databases).
  • Interactingwith design and architecture teams developing future provisioning projects
  • Managing network engineering projects to ensure sustained network reliability and on-time product delivery.
  • Programming Perl in the Unix/Linux & Windows 7/10 environments for automation, auditing, provisioning, and trouble analysis.
  • Working collaboratively with translations team members to meet team goals.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Knowledge of or prior experience with legacy networks and translations systems.
  • Knowledge of or prior experience withtelecom switching systems like 5ESS, DMS100 switches and the associated technologies
  • Knowledge of or prior experience working with Perl.

Even better if you have:

  • Knowledge of or prior experience with telephony.
  • Relational database experience with Informix, MSSQL and Oracle.
  • Extensive understanding of legacy switching concepts and translations. Strong knowledge inWin32 GUI and Unix/Linux environment using complex data-structures, TK, AES Encryption, Telnet, FTP, SFTP, SSH, SOAP, SQL, Informix,Perl, C#, Active Perl.
  • Experience with switch types including CS2k/G20/SST/SSL/MG15k,5ESS, DMS-10, DMS-100/200, EWSD, GTD-5 Broadsoft, NetNumber Titan, and Genband
  • Knowledge of or prior experience with server-side scripting languages.

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.