Senior Software Developer

Employer
Verizon
Location
Ashburn, VA
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Responsibilities The person in this position will be responsible for advanced software application development for new and ongoing telecommunications and data communications projects. These efforts will be aimed at customer retention and revenue expansion. Major responsibilities include: Design, code, and test custom software systems for telecommunications and data communications applications. Analyze customer requirements and develop concepts for new applications. Coordinate with project management and other engineering teams in determining overall system solutions. Apply Agile methodologies. Author technical documentation as needed. Support QA team in developing test plans. Mentor junior members of staff. Qualifications Minimum of 15 years in developing complex software systems. Strong background working with networking technology for telecommunications and/or data communications applications. Experience developing systems using IP protocols including SMTP and DNS. Significant software development experience in LINUX and C/C++. Scripting languages such as Python. Multi-threaded software development. Successful track record in forming strong partnerships with teams in the business organization such as project management, QA, and other engineering groups. Outstanding communication and analytical skills. BS/BA degree in Computer Science or relevant engineering field. Must be able to pass an extensive background investigation as a condition of employment. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Experience with Agile tools such as Atlassian Jira. Usage of source version control products such as Git and BitBucket. MS degree in Computer Science or relevant engineering field. Equal Employment Opportunity We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or Veteran status. Different makes us better.