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Verizon Communications Inc

Texas Southern University Full Stack Software Developer Entry Level Opportunity


Full Stack Developer


Richardson, Texas, United States

When you join Verizon

Verizon is one of the world's leading providers of technology and communications services, transforming the way we connect around the world. We're a human network that reaches across the globe and works behind the scenes. We anticipate, lead, and believe that listening is where learning begins. In crisis and in celebration, we come together-lifting up our communities and striving to make an impact to move the world forward. If you're fueled by purpose, and powered by persistence, explore a career with us. Here, you'll discover the rigor it takes to make a difference and the fulfillment that comes with living the #NetworkLife.

What you'll be doing...

This posting is for students attending the Texas Southern University career event on February 28, 2024. Candidates interested in opportunities who are not attending the Texas Southern University Career Fair should search and apply to other roles here:

From internships and co-ops to leadership development programs and entry-level roles, Verizon's award-winning Campus program allows you to take the next step toward shaping your future. Our Campus program has been recognized with awards like WayUp's Top 100 Internship Programs and RippleMatch's Campus Forward Award. Why the accolades? It's easy. We quickly immerse our early in career V Teamers in meaningful work that delivers tangible business impact. Plus, you'll have the opportunity to network with V Teamers across the globe, find mentors, and establish meaningful friendships that could last a lifetime. Start here and go anywhere, with opportunities across the business. When students like you join the V Team, our network becomes even stronger.

This position is for a Full Stack Software Development entry level role in the Verizon Global Network & Technology organization. In this role you'll be responsible for assisting in all components of an application stack, which is all of the technologies that are needed for full project life cycle work. The full stack developer will handle the entire pipeline and understands all of the technologies that make up the combined enterprise framework.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Working with clients to gather requirements and recommend possible solutions to business initiatives.
  • Scripting, coding, and testing all the components of the product, utilizing the necessary programming languages.
  • Testing to ensure the product meets the requirements of the business, identifying issues and escalating them to developers.
  • Resolving issues that occur within the programming when possible, escalating to the developers when necessary.
  • Providing updates to the business and internal teams on project status, proposals, or technical issues.

You must be currently enrolled in a degree program and be in good academic standing to be considered.

In this hybrid full time position, you'll have a defined work location that includes work from home and assigned office days set by your manager. This hybrid role will be based out of Richardson, TX.

If you are interested in other roles and locations in addition to this one, please submit your application to those postings as well in order to be considered.

What we're looking for...

You're a motivated self-starter. Never satisfied with the status quo, you're always trying to perform at your personal best. You thrive in a fast-paced environment where new challenges come up every day. You are flexible, dependable, and work well in varying environments. Learning quickly is personally rewarding and inspires you to take smart risks.

You'll need to have:
  • Currently enrolled at the Texas Southern University and attending the career event on February 28, 2024.
  • Current enrollment in a Bachelor's or Master's degree majoring in Telecommunications, Information Technology, Engineering, Data Analytics, Data Science, Computer Science or related majors with a completion date of June 2024.
  • Coursework or demonstrated experience in Python, Java and C++.
  • Coursework or demonstrated experience in cloud-based systems and architecture.
  • Authorization to work in the U.S. without restrictions or need for future sponsorship.
  • Willingness to travel and work in Richardson, TX.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:
  • Demonstrated strong written and communication skills.
  • Experience working with Microsoft Office and/or Google Suite.
  • Ability to work with/in back-end framework (e.g. Express, Flask, Ruby).
  • Ability to work with/in front end framework (e.g. React.js, Ember, Vue).
  • Ability to work with/in Web Development (ex: Frameworks, browsers, and embedded applications).
  • Ability to work with/in QA, automation tools, and/or Secure SW development cycle.

If Verizon and this role sound like a fit for you, we encourage you to apply even if you don't meet every "even better" qualification listed above.

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.

Scheduled Weekly Hours

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.YmJnZW5lcmljLjg3MDY1LjEzMTgzQHZlcml6b253b3JrZGF5LmFwbGl0cmFrLmNvbQ.gif