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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 part of a World Class Container Platform team that builds and operates highly scalable Kubernetes based container platforms at a large scale for Global Technology Solutions at Verizon, a top 20 Fortune 500 company. This individual will have a high level of technical expertise and daily hands-on implementation working in a product team developing services in two week sprints using agile principles. This entitles programming and orchestrating the deployment of feature sets into the Kubernetes CaaS platform along with building Docker containers via a fully automated CI/CD pipeline utilizing AWS, Jenkins Ansible playbooks, AWS, CI/CD tools and process ( Jenkins, JIRA, GitLab), Python, Shell Scripts or any other scripting technologies.

You will have autonomous control over day-to-day activities allocated to the team as part of agile development of new services. This individual will lead problem resolution for business impacting failures and drive the resolution to meet platform service level objectives.

Other Responsibilities:

  • Exposing to different components of a container platform like, Logging, Monitoring, Security and SRE practices.
  • Responsible to provide technical guidance to the product engineering team, including architecture, design, development and end user support.
  • Evaluating new cloud CaaS solutions to determine value within Verizon.
  • Analyzing new product opportunities/technologies and makes appropriate suggestions for the enhancement of the platform.
  • Performing POC(Proof of Concept) technical evaluations for new technologies for use in the cloud.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience in the IT industry.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Two or more years of container orchestration automation experience.
  • Experience in automating the platform with Ansible playbooks, CI/CD tools and process (Jenkins, JIRA, GitLab), Python, Shell Scripts or any other scripting technologies.
  • Experience in building applications using Docker & Kubernetes or managing Kubernetes platform at an enterprise level.
  • Experience in building cloud native applications or migrating legacy applications to the cloud (AWS, OCI or GCP).
  • Knowledge in Open Policy Agent, Flux and other cloud native tools.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Experience in container security scanning products.
  • Experience in building high-performance container platforms/products/applications that are scalable and resilient across hybrid container platforms (Cloud Native K8s, EKS or Openshift).
  • Exposure to different components of a container platform like, Logging, Monitoring, Security and SRE practices.
  • Excellent debugging skills and a flair to work with application teams.
  • AWS and CKA certifications are desired.
  • Strong knowledge in DevOps tools and processes.
  • Good communication skills.