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 be responsible for software application development for new and ongoing telecommunications and data communications systems. You must be capable of designing, developing, and leading/reviewing the technical product of junior developers through the full development life cycle of software products.

  • Design, develop, and test custom software systems for telecommunications and data communications applications.
  • Analyze customer requirements and develop concepts for new applications.
  • Effectively work in an inter-disciplinary team environment.
  • Coordinate with project management, software architects, and other engineering teams in determining overall system solutions.
  • Support the scoping and implementation of technical solutions: estimate, prioritize, and coordinate development activities for a small team.
  • Apply both procedural and object oriented techniques and Agile methodologies.
  • Author technical documentation as needed.
  • Support QA team in developing test plans.

Where you'll be working...

In this worksite-based role, you'll work onsite at a defined location, Ashburn, VA.

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 with Java in an enterprise environment with common frameworks like Spring, Hadoop, JSF, Hibernate, etc.
  • Experience with Javascript/Typescript and multiple common UI libraries such as Angular, React, and Vue for developing multipage and single page applications.
  • Experience with relational databases such as MariaDB and Postgres, capable of schema design, query tuning, authoring stored procedures and triggers as necessary.
  • Experience with web development, HTML, CSS, and web design tools for wireframes and mockups.
  • Must be able to pass an extensive background investigation as a condition of employment.
  • Willingness to travel.

Even better if you have:

  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or relevant engineering field, or relevant experience.
  • Master's degree in Computer Science or relevant technology field.
  • Ten or more years of experience in full stack software development.
  • Written and verbal communication skills.
  • Skills in working with other engineering and analytical teams to arrive at optimal solutions to technical challenges.
  • High degree of initiative with a passion for learning technology.
  • Professional experience designing and deploying systems with Microservices architecture patterns and tools into production environments.
  • Production deployment experience with virtualization, Docker, Kubernetes or other container management tools into production environments.
  • Experience with DevOps and CI/CD tools for automation of build, packaging, deployment, and testing.
  • Professional experience with performance testing and tuning.
  • Experience with scripting languages such as Python or Perl.
  • Experience with messaging/streaming technologies like Kafka, Spark Streaming, RabbitMQ, etc.
  • Experience with Atlassian’s agile development tools including Bitbucket, Jira and Confluence.
  • Knowledge of information security and data protection best practices.
  • Knowledge of networking technology for telecommunications and data communications.

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.