Verizon Applications Engineer in Westlake, Texas
What you’ll be doing...
As ourEngineer, you'll be responsible for the implementation, maintenance and on-going support of the Enterprise and Consumer VoIP call processing infrastructure elements both in and outside of the cloud environment. You'll be a technical liaison to the VoIP Engineering, Verizon Planning and Vendor organizations. Frequently flexing your creative side, you will develop resolutions to complex problems and perform analysis of situations or data requiring an in-depth evaluation of variable factors. You'll also provide technical leadership to a team of senior engineers responsible for maintaining the platforms you support. Further, you'll also be responsible for working with management to ensure the proper training and job skills are possessed and kept up to date in the team.
Develop scripts and programs to leverage automation to eliminate manual processes and provide near real-time visibility into system health and performance.
Work in the OpenStack environment on multiple virtual environments.
Identify deficiencies and quickly develop a solution in a DevOps manner to help improve the reliability and add operational efficiencies in the Intelligent Edge Network (IEN) network.
Embrace agile methodologies and show an aptitude for being able to adapt.
Lead the effort to transform the way we do operations by promoting a DevOps mindset.
Be able to automate backend and frontend test scripts in Python or equivalent scripting language.
Exercise judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.
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.
Even better if you have:
Six or more years of experience in telecommunications, VOIP and TDM.
Ribbon SBC experience (fSonus/fGenband).
Oracle SBC experience.
Netscout and Wireshark experience.
Proficiency in one or more scripting languages (Perl, Python, Shell, Ruby).
Experience with automation tools (Ansible, Chef, Puppet).
Experience with Linux systems in an enterprise production environment.
Experience with SDN/NFV.
Knowledge of Network Configuration Protocol (NETCONF) and data modeling language YANG.
Ability to quickly analyze situations, identify problems, and provide solutions.
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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