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’s Cloud Engineering & Enablement team is looking for DevOps and Cloud infrastructure Engineers. You will be playing a key role in Supporting and architecting the DevOps platform CICD Tools on Cloud along with enabling self-service, innovative solutions and customer support.

  • Ensuring uptime of the platform for end-users as well as development teams.
  • Building immutable infrastructure in public cloud providers (AWS, Google Cloud, Azure, etc).
  • Building intrinsic connect with user community and understand the business needs.
  • Enhancing, expanding and augmenting the devops tool umbrella to stay on top of latest trends.
  • Participating in design review of new infrastructure, and new product/tool development.
  • Participating in devops tool analysis, creates proof of concept models, and makes recommendations to support the tools selection process.
  • Ensuring tool compliance to Verizon security protocols.
  • Generating actionable metrics to measure the performance of the infrastructure tools, frameworks and other systems that support the entire engineering and release.
  • Developing automation and orchestration playbooks/scripts, blueprints, and/or workflows related to service deployments.
  • Engaging with vendors on a regular basis to understand product upgrades and new features.
  • Proactively identifying server performance improvements, devise upgrade plans, and execute those plans in a timely manner.
  • Connecting with external devops user community through meetups and forums to understand the best practices and share common solutions that have paved way for user experience.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or one or more years of work experience.
  • One or more years of experience in supporting DevOps tools, Cloud and Automation.
  • Experience in Linux operating system.
  • Hands-on experience in Devops tools like Jenkins, Gitlab, JIRA, Confluence, etc.
  • Experience with GITLAB or any relevant SCM tools.
  • In-Depth understanding of Testing tools like qTest, Tosca, Jmeter, Selenium, etc.
  • Experience with a scripting/coding language(s) - Perl, Python, Groovy, Ruby, shell.
  • Experience in Monitoring/Alerting tools and platforms such as Prometheus, Grafana, Datadog, New Relic, Pingdom, etc.
  • Knowledge of logging infrastructure such as fluentd, logstash, elasticsearch, kibana, or spunk.
  • Experience in CI/CD and workflow automation.
  • Experience engineering or operating infrastructure-as-a-service platforms such as AWS, Google Compute Engine, Azure, Soft Layer, etc.
  • Hands on experience in AWS (Lambda, Ec2, ELB, S3, EFS, RDS, CloudWatch, CloudFormation, IAM, Route53. ELB, Device form etc.)
  • LDAP, SSO, Active Directory support\Implementation experience.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • Master's degree.
  • Experience in Understanding of Code Quality analysis tools like sonarqube, checkmarx, etc.
  • High reasoning aptitude and ability to quickly understand complex operating environments.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with a configuration management tool a plus - Puppet, Ansible, Chef.
  • Experience with SQL, PostGres and NoSQL databases.
  • Basic Understanding of NLU / NLP.
  • Experience in containers technology (docker, rkt, cri-o, etc).
  • AWS Architecture or Operations Certifications.
  • Web Server exposures in Nginx & Tomcat Exp.