Verizon Senior PD Engineer I – Front End Web Development in Atlanta, Georgia

What you’ll be doing...

Verizon Connect (VZConnect) is guiding a connected world on the go by automating, optimizing and revolutionizing the way people, vehicles and things move through the world. Our full suite of industry-defining solutions and services put innovation, automation and connected data to work for customers and help them be safer, more efficient and more productive. With more than 3,500 dedicated employees in 15 countries, we deliver leading mobile technology platforms and solutions.

As a SaaS leader, we know our talent is the most important component to our success. We hire top talent and empower them to do their best work. As a division of Verizon, we combine the fun and excitement of a start-up environment with the resources, operational excellence, and brand recognition of an established tech giant.

VZConnect focusing on the future of the connected driving experience. Come join our team and be a part of defining and influencing how millions of people will interact with their vehicles in the future. We are looking for highly motivated individuals who are comfortable with an extremely competitive and rapidly changing environment that has a proven track record with building and leading outstanding, innovative teams.The Connected Car services team is responsible for developing the platform and the API that helps our customers connect to their vehicle and manage it remotely. For example, remote start, heat or cool, lock, unlock, geo locate, etc. Or get real-time speed alerts, geo-fence alerts, vehicle diagnostics, etc.As we expand our product offerings and take on more customers we are embarking on an exciting journey to transform our technology stack to support an open source platform to meet the scale and resiliency needs.We are looking for an outstanding front end software engineer to help tackle the exciting technical opportunities ahead. This is an opportunity to develop high-profile Connect Car portal products, build systems at scale, leverage open source and cloud technologies, and seek challenging and business-impacting projects for the team to tackle.

If you are a self-starter, an over-achiever, and an ambitious engineer, we want you to come and help build our founding team. Your voice will be heard and you will determine the company’s future technical roadmap.The ideal candidate possesses hands on front end engineering skills, an ability to think outside the box, strong problem-solving skills, excellent communication skills, an ability to work in a dynamic environment, and a strong desire to contribute to Verizon Connect continued success. If you share in our passion for teamwork, our vision to revolutionize industries and our goal to lead the future in IoT, we want you to fast-forward your career at Verizon Connect.

As a part of our core team:

  • You will own an entire section of our technical stack by taking projects from an idea to production

  • You can leave your mark on many different initiatives which will impact both the technology and business.

  • You will implement various new technologies that will determine the shape of the platform (i.e. the cutting edge front end development technologies and frameworks).

  • You will teach the team and collaborate with them about innovative new technologies and concepts.

  • You should have passion for writing beautiful code to wow your peers and relentless pursuit of ‘perfection’

  • You should have a knack for designing and appreciating the aesthetic aspect of front end user experience engineering

You will be an excellent generalist who is skilled at multitasking and performs a number of duties, including, but not limited to:

  • Participating in a cross functional team environment and to work closely with product, UX, QA, backend engineering and OPS throughout the full cycle

  • Designing and building highly secure and scalable front end enterprise web portals

  • Integrating with testing, coverage and deployment pipelines.

  • Designing SQL database schemas (both RDBMS and NoSQL), as well as managing backups and migrations.

  • Maintain the existing portfolio of web portal products

What we’re looking for...

Must Have:

  • 5+ years of project experiences with the fundamental front-end web engineering stack (HTML, Javascript (ES5/6), CSS)

  • 2+ years of implementation experience in designing and building complex, high traffic web portals using Angular (version 2+) framework

  • 2+ years of project implementation experiences using Angular stack (i.e. Components, Templates, Pipes, Routers, modules. Observables and etc).

  • 3+ years of project experiences in consumption of REST (and SOAP) based web services

  • 1+ years of project experiences with state management packages (i.e. Redux or NgRX)

  • 3+ years of hands on experiences in front end test automation implementation with open source testing frameworks (i.e. Jasmine, Protractor)

  • 3+ years in web application security (i.e. common vulnerabilities and mediation techniques) and latest authentication frameworks (i.e. multi-factor authentication, JWT and etc.)

  • 2+ years of experience in the build and package tools (i.e. NPM, WebPack)

  • 2+ years of working knowledge in troubleshooting web portal performance issues and optimization techniques

  • Basic working knowledge (1+ yr) on the container technology (preferably Docker) based deployment in cloud environment (i.e. AWS)

  • Basic Working knowledge of automated CI/CD pipelines (1+ yr)

  • Working knowledge in Atlassian tools (i.e. Jira/Confluence and Bitbucket) (1+ year)

  • Comfortable working in a Linux based operating environment (2+ years)

  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced agile (scrum/Kanban) based delivery environment

  • BS/MS in Computer Science

Great to Have:

  • Experience with building portal in a global setting with support for multi regions and languages (i18n)

  • Exposure to any enterprise content management system (CMS)

  • Java background with Spring framework experience for server side web applications

Keyword: VZConnect

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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