When you join Verizon

Verizon is one of the world’s leading providers of technology and communications services, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our shared ambition 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...

The work you'll be doing is to support Overall Platform Rationalization at enterprise level, which is going to enhance the experience for both Data engineers /Data scientist and ML engineers to build world class Solution at scale.

  • Leading the transformation on the AI&D platform for Data and ML and Migrating our platform to strategic new data platform.
  • Leading, coaching, motivating, mentoring, fostering, innovating and managing the team of 10 platform engineers.
  • Delivering on the goals and commitments of platform engineering team working in an agile environment.

What we’re looking for...

You are a good team player and having go-getter kind of attitude with good inter-personal skills.
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 managing a team of ten or more engineers (preferable in data).
  • Five or more years of relevant Platform experience.
  • Good relevant experience in Big data technologies.
  • Hands on experience in Agile software development.
  • Know knowledge on data warehousing, data ingestion, data lake, machine learning and analytics pipelines.
  • Experience in SQL and Python.
  • Two or more years of Cloud experience, preferably on GCP.
  • Experience with the following technologies: Kafka, BigQuery, BigTable, DataProc, GCS, Spark, DataFlow, Dataproc.

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

  • Experience migrating on-premises databases and pipelines to the cloud
  • Ability to work in a collaborative fashion with scrum team leads based in the US
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Experience working with US based teams.
  • Excellent People leader skills.
  • Experience presenting to and influencing functional leaders and stakeholders.
  • Exposure/experience of working on big data migration projects to Cloud (GCP).