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...
We are looking for an experienced "Senior DevOps Engineer" for our DevOps team, to assist in cloud infrastructure design, build/release management, and application CI/CD.
Design, document, and implement and implement solutions across the breadth of the organization's DevOps efforts.
Cooperate in efforts to efficiently implement Infrastructure as Code (IaC) solutions to create, manage, and tear down virtualization/container clusters in both physical datacenter environments and AWS.
Assist with our cloud environment Infrastructure as Code (IaC) footprint through automation of common tasks, such as code deployments, test suites and build scripting.
Provide expertise on best practices for implementing secure, enterprise-scale cloud-based architectures, with focuses on performance efficiencies and cost optimizations.
Support and enhance a CI/CD build environment using deployment automation, blue-green deployments, and automated test methodologies.
Help maintain versioning control systems, numerous repositories and branches across multiple applications.
Support security audits, reviews, and implement new security measures.
Constantly familiarize and learn new toolsets and techniques that enable better platform management, code management, deployment management for CI/CD, and platform security.
Where you'll be working:
In this remote role, you'll work from home with occasional in-person trainings and meetings.
What we're looking for...
You'll need to have:
Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience.
Four or more years of relevant work experience.
AWS experience with a primary familiarity of infrastructure networking services (VPCs, NACLs, security groups, auto-scaling groups, CloudFormation, Route 53), management tools (CloudWatch, Config, CloudTrail, Service Catalog), Compute, Containers, Storage, IAM, etc.
Experience with containerization solutions (Docker, Kubernetes, AWS ECS, AWS EKS).
Even better if you have:
Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or related field.
Experience with IaC tools (Chef, Ansible, Spinnaker, or others).
Experience with continuous integration tools such as Jenkins, Bamboo or AWS Code Deploy.
Experience with deployment and configuration of AWS Lambda, API Gateway.
Thorough knowledge of artifact repository systems, ideally Jfrog Artifactory.
Experience with automated test suites such as Selenium, JUnit, Mockito and TestNG.
Deep experience with both Linux and Windows operating systems, multiple variants (Ubuntu, Amazon Linux, and RHEL all desirable).
Thorough understanding of source control technologies (git, Perforce).
Strong interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills.
Strong independent work ethic, ability to prioritize tasks and solve complex architectural problems in an efficient manner.
Life-long learner - always curious and looking to stay up to date with latest toolchains, processes, industry standards, etc.
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.