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Published on September 05
Senior OrchestrationDevops Engineer


Westlake, TX, US
Austin, TX, US

What you’ll be doing...

Verizon is looking for a senior developer with extensive experience in orchestration using openstack heat and various configuration management tools (For Ex: Puppet, Ansible, Chef, Salt).

Responsibilities will include but won't be limited to:

  • Creating Heat templates, Ansible playbooks, Salt stacks to automate application installation/configuration

  • Creating test suites using python

  • Creating scripts to interact with other REST APIs and tools

  • Coordinating changes with other teams

  • Troubleshooting issues to resolution

  • Creating root cause analysis documents

  • Developing best practices documents

  • Mentoring junior developers

  • Turning conceptual requirements into a solid, shippable product

  • Participating in the development and analysis of new cloud computing technologies

  • Identifying and helping evaluate new technologies

What we’re looking for...

5+ years programming experience (For Ex: Python, Java, Bash)

5+ years of experience with the Linux operating system

Experience automating application installation/configuration in cloud environments (For Ex: AWS, OpenStack, Azure)

Experience in any of the NOSQL databases (For Ex: Cassandra, MongoDB, Couchbase) will be a plus

Strong Understanding of core programming fundamentals

Experience with Scrum, Agile and DevOps environment

Ability to prioritize and support multiple concurrent projects with inputs from multiple groups

Ability to work independently with accuracy and attention to detail


BS or MS in Computer Science, Information Systems or demonstrated industry hands-on experience

Detail-oriented and have strong analytic, interpersonal skills

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Advanced troubleshooting skills

Proven problem solving abilities

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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