Verizon Senior Cloud Infrastructure Engineer in Southlake, Texas

What you’ll be doing...

In this position, you will be supporting the VCP (Verizon Compute Platform) Core/Lite transport network by engineering solutions and developing automation for orchestrated deployment into the network.

Details of this role include:

  • The engineering and deployment of the VCP Core transport network that includes the evolution to the next generation architecture.

  • Engineering of the evolution from traditional provider peering networks to the iEN transport network with services from MSE/SSE.

  • Engineering and implementation of new VCP Core/Lite transport locations along with developing automation with new build projects to reduce time to market.

  • Auditing of existing infrastructure and policy enforcement across the VCP Core/Lite transport platforms.

  • Collaboration with the planning teams on the next generation architecture in engineering right-sized networks and delivering a product that is scalable for tenants.

  • Monitoring/Analyzing existing network architecture for potential augments and expansion of provider networks capacity along with bandwidth on the fabric.

  • Documentation of existing network when changes are performed as well as the future network deployments.

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.

  • Network engineering experience in a cellular or telecommunications environment.

Even better if you have:

  • An advanced degree in engineering or related field.

  • Technical leadership skills in the engineering of routing and switching concepts including interior and exterior routing protocols.

  • Proficiency with the OpenStack environment specifically the interaction between the stack and SDN controller.

  • Understanding of VXLAN concepts as well as underlay and overlay CLOS type architecture.

  • Experience in automation tools like Ansible, Python, and understanding in NETCONF, REST API interfaces.

  • Ability to work across teams to achieve goals and have an open line of communication to see through to a successful project implementation.

  • Experience in implementation and audit complex routing and switching designs in large networks.

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.

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