Technical Manager, DevOps & QA

  • Verizon
  • Denver, CO, United States
  • Jan 15, 2020
Full time Telecommunications

Job Description

What you’ll be doing...

Verizon is serious about innovation. About being the first and being the best. Verizon Location Services (VLS) sits at the core of the Strategy and New Business Development organization and is a critical part of driving innovation across our global customer base, both inside and outside of Verizon. Backed by more than 50 years of location-based expertise, we are building solutions that leverage the power of location intelligence to help drive technologies of the future. Technologies like 5G, Multi-Access Edge Computing and Artificial Intelligence that are allowing us to create products that were previously impossible. We’re building tomorrow with the best of today.

  • Lead teams across a variety of engineering related disciplines with responsibilities of talent acquisition and management, career growth, team building, and mentoring.
  • Provide strategic direction for their technology team.
  • Manage a team of around fifteen members.
  • Coordinate activities of groups of individual contributors and senior level personnel to meet project deadlines and deliveries.
  • Resolve conflicting demands of internal and external customers.
  • Provide wide-ranging technical and logistical leadership.
  • Collaborate between own projects and other projects.
  • Promote career development efforts primarily for own team.

What we’re looking for...

You're a leader, you’re inspired by managing and working with people smarter than you while channeling their energy to execute on a strategy you help develop. You like the idea of playing a key role in a growing company while also having the freedom to develop & refine this leadership role to grow the team. You love working with and talking to people, motivating our partners and employees to think strategically. You enjoy the concept of having the perfect balance of leadership from above as well as enough individual ownership to define how your team will operate. You take pride in your work and you believe, truly believe, that the success for the team is more important than your individual success.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Four or more years of leadership experience.
  • Management experience within an Agile environment.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Experience in managing technical teams.
  • Comfort working at the intersection of development and data science to produce data driven results.
  • Knowledge with Amazon Web Service offering and deployments.
  • Experience with map technology.
  • Communication skills.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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