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...

The work you'll be doing is to support mission and business-critical applications. You will be enhancing the customer experience and building a world class solutions and mentor junior resources. As anTechnology expert to embrace SDN/NFV open source solutions inside Verizon. Interface with external and internal stakeholders to build and promote future proof network virtualization operationalization solutions for Verizon

•Researching & implementing technology solutions to business problems using the latest and greatest technology.
•Lead open source technical charter and drive the community contributions (architect, design and develop).
•Influencing the open source communities to drive the standards based and future proof operations architecture.
•Interfacing with external and internal stake holders to build and promote operations proof open source solutions for Verizon.
•Building and distributed cloud computing / Infrastructure as a service solutions using cutting edge open source technologies.
•Building Prototypes to enable new revenue generating use cases on top of 5G with SDN and Virtualization.

What we’re looking for...

You will be responsible for solving issues that are new and unique, which will provide the opportunity to innovate. Ability to work with other engineering teams and complex tasks.This position involves the development of software for Verizon’s Service Provisioning Platforms.

You'll need to have:
•Bachelor's degree or four more years of work experience in Networking and Telecom domain.
•Four or more years of relevant work experience.
•Experience in virtualization and containerization of network functions.
•Four or more years of experience in Orchestration of the Network functions deployment and automation using some of the products like ONAP, Open MANO or other tools.
•Experience in data modeling and orchestration templates for E2E Orchestration of Network Services.
•Experience on SDN/NFV Open Source Projects such as OpenStack , ODL, Open-O ,ONOS , CORD , CNCF and OPNFV
•Experience on Openstack and Kubernetes based cloud platforms and Containerization tools such as Dockers
•Experienced in Python, Ansible, SOAP, RESTful Services, JSON, XML etc..

Even better to have :
•Excellent communications skills with the ability to work with other engineering teams and ability to work independently on complex tasks

•Experience with open source explorations/contributions.
•Knowledge of Agile Methodology and Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) tools like Jenkins, GitLab etc.
•Experience in CNI , Service Mesh, Prometheus, Grafana, ELK etc.
•Experience toward telecom OSS stack architecture and development.