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Verizon Media Group

Developer Platforms & Services, Sr. Software Dev Engineer Verizon Media Group
Dulles, VA

Verizon Media Group is a diverse house of more than 50 media and technology brands that engages more than a billion people around the world.

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Job Description

It takes powerful technology to connect our brands and partners with an audience of 1 billion. Nearly half of Verizon Media employees are building the code and platforms that help us achieve that. Whether you're looking to write mobile app code, engineer the servers behind our massive ad tech stacks, or develop algorithms to help us process 4 trillion data points a day, what you do here will have a huge impact on our business-and the world. Want in? As Verizon's media unit, our brands like Yahoo, TechCrunch and HuffPost help people stay informed and entertained, communicate and transact, while creating new ways for advertisers and partners to connect. With technologies like XR, AI, machine-learning, and 5G, we're transforming media for tomorrow, too. We're creators and coders, dreamers and doers creating what's next in content, advertising and technology.

Verizon Media is a leading provider of media and technology brands, reaching over a billion people around the world. Verizon Media's Platforms Engineering organization creates modern, secure, and efficient software platforms to power all of Verizon Media's brands at scale. Our Identity and User Data platforms for consumers and businesses lead the industry in trust and security. Our computer operating systems, languages, build systems, and developer platform services drive technical excellence and developer productivity. Our Monitoring, Payments, Cloud Platforms, Mobile SDKs, and many other systems accelerate growth and innovation.

Developer Platforms and Services at Verizon Media provides modern, secure applications & software to optimize the development process and automate software deployment at Verizon Media. We build tools & services that allow engineers within Verizon Media to rapidly develop software and deploy it to hundreds of thousands of systems. Our team is focused on delivering highly effective products in an agile environment while keeping things fun.

We are looking to hire a top-notch developer to work on developing platform, infrastructure & continuous delivery tools. The systems you'll be building will be the backbone of Verizon Media's infrastructure for many years to come. We expect skills and experience that match. Expertise in any given language is less important than a willingness to learn and to put the team before yourself. You will work with other developers, product owners, scrum masters, designers, and architects to deliver high-value features to internal customers. Our software is written in Node.js, Java, Golang, Ruby, and Ember. We run in both private and public clouds (AWS) and rely heavily on technologies such as Kubernetes and Docker.

Responsibilities

You will work on large-scale, highly available systems. You are smart, self-driven, and get things done. You have worked on large-scale, highly available systems, and have a thorough understanding of network architecture and security needs. You have demonstrated experience in scalable, object-oriented design. You are passionate about delivering high-quality, maintainable code, with a full test suite and with the appropriate documentation. You are a resourceful problem solver and know how to disagree without being disagreeable.

Required Qualifications

* 5+ years of experience in web infrastructure, distributed systems, and/or large-scale databases


* Strong background in full stack web application development (golang, Java, Node.js, Python), Javascript frameworks such as react.js/ember.js, css and experience implementing Web Services (REST API)


* Experience with container and cloud technologies such as Kubernetes, Docker, AWS.


* Experience with Quality engineering, test frameworks, automation, cloud test frameworks such as Sauce Labs.


* Experience with software engineering best practices (test driven development, continuous integration, continuous delivery, code reviews, etc.)


* Experience with building CI/CD pipelines, Developer platform tools, plugins


* Experience with build & deploy technologies such as packer, Maven, npm, ansible, Chef


* Strong UNIX skills


* Experience in object-oriented programming and design


* Excellent verbal and written communication skills


* Self-motivated and able to work independently


* BS in Computer Science or equivalent, MS preferred



Verizon Media is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category. Verizon Media is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. If you need accessibility assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, please email ApplicantAccommodation@verizonmedia.com or call 408-336-1409. Emails/calls received for non-disability related issues, such as following up on an application, will not receive a response.

Currently work for Verizon Media? Please apply on our internal career site.

About Verizon Media Group

Verizon Media Group is a diverse house of more than 50 media and technology brands that engages more than a billion people around the world.

Verizon Media Group

New York, NY, USA

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