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 Verizon Corporate Information Security (CIS) organization securely enables the business by protecting assets and information across Verizon networks, infrastructure and applications. CIS integrates cybersecurity governance, policies, technologies and operations across Verizon, and works to incorporate security into the design of technology systems and services.

The Platform Security team within Verizon’s Corporate Information Security (CIS) organization works to embed security seamlessly into the development and operations lifecycle of technology systems and services.

We are looking for an experienced DevOps Automation Engineer to work collaboratively and creatively in the Security Scanning Center of Excellence Automation team to help integrate security into Agile/DevOps strategy and practices by using DevSecOps principles, processes and tools. You will also build automation/ infrastructure as code to enforce cloud infrastructure security. You will automate security processes into CI/CD pipeline. You will automate integrating security scan reports into dashboards.

  • Build and maintain DevSecOps pipelines to adopt shift-left paradigm for security testing (SAST, DAST, MAST, SCA, Container Scanning, API Security etc.).
  • Develop and promote best practices for DevSecOps and secure CI/CD.
  • Enable innersource model for secure pipeline scripts.
  • Develop automation solutions for scans reporting and dashboard integrations.
  • Stay up-to-date on new security tools & techniques, and act as driver of innovation and process maturity.
  • Conduct research and evaluate new DevSecOps platforms, components, tools, and processes for new projects and ongoing initiatives.
  • Collect security-related metrics and increase security visibility across the organization.
  • Deploy and manage security tools to cloud infrastructure platforms such as Google Cloud or AWS, through automation using infrastructure-as-code principles.
  • Work with teams to bring continuous improvement to DevSecOps processes and tools.

Where you'll be working:

In this hybrid role, you'll have a defined work location that includes work from home and assigned office days set by your manager.

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 CI/CD tools such as GitLab, Jenkins, Nexus, Artifactory.
  • Experience with hands-on software development or scripting with at least one of these programming languages - Java, Node JS, or Python

Even better if you have:

  • A degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related field.
  • Three or more years of SRE and/or DevOps experience.
  • Experience as a full stack developer, with hands-on experience in DevSecOps practices.
  • Experience with software security, secure coding, or software assurance tools and techniques.
  • Experience with API and platform integration.
  • Demonstrated skill with at least one or more configuration management/scripting technologies such as Ansible, Groovy, AWS, Terraform or Cloud Formation.
  • Experience with tools and technologies used throughout secure SDLC (e.g. Fortify, Checkmarx, Veracode, WhiteSource, Blackduck).
  • Proven track record of security architecting and owning cloud platforms such as (AWS, GCE, Azure) using Infrastructure as code techniques.
  • Experience with Linux Containers (Docker), Kubernetes, and deployment of containerized applications/microservices architectures.
  • Experience in software development.
  • Experience in Information Security, Networking or Security Risk Management.
  • Experience with Cloud Security (AWS, GCS, Azure).
  • Experience with ISO 27001-2, NIST 800-53, or other controls standards.
  • Knowledge of Agile & DevOps methodologies.
  • Documentation and organization skills.
  • Ability to multitask, take direction, prioritize, and manage multiple activities / tasks to achieve objectives.
  • Oral, written, and interpersonal skills. Ability to present and communicate to both superiors and peers.
  • Certifications: One or more of the following CISSP, CISM, CRISC, GSEC.


Equal Employment Opportunity

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COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

Verizon requires new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Verizon provides reasonable accommodations consistent with legal requirements (e.g., for medical, religious, or state law recognized reasons).