Verizon Software Engineer in Waltham, Massachusetts

What you’ll be doing...

Verizon Connect 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.

What we’re looking for...

Verizon Connect 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.

What you’ll be doing…

We have an immediate need for a Systems Engineer to join our Development Operations team. This role will help facilitate the deployment maintenance and performance tuning of our award winning SaaS application.

Responsibilities:

+ + Excellent in-depth knowledge of Windows Server from 2008 to 2012R2.

  • Setup Hyper-V Failover Clustering and using PowerShell to automate manual tasks.

  • Operation, administration and automation of cloud platforms including: Azure and AWS.

  • Creating and implementing standard image templates in Windows & Linux and enforcing system standards.

  • Monitoring performance, troubleshoot systems problems and outages, scheduling upgrades, collaborating with System Engineers & Architects on optimization.

  • Setup systems and application monitoring / reporting using Solarwinds / AppDynamics.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

+ + BS computer science/engineering or higher

  • 3+ years of proven experience as Systems Engineer in a Windows/Linux environment.

  • 5+ years of experience working in an operating system agnostic infrastructure (Linux RHEL/Windows).

 

Even better if you have:

+ + Excellent communications skills to clearly articulate complex technical issues to all levels of the organization (both technical and non-technical).

  • Current Microsoft MCSE/MCITP, Cisco CCNA/CCNP and/or equivalent certification(s).

  • Ability to approach problems with a sense of ownership, enthusiasm, and innovation.

  • Excellent knowledge and troubleshooting ability on all aspects of the Networking Stack

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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