Verizon Production Support Engineer in Sunnyvale, California
What you’ll be doing...
Verizon's Yahoo Small Business (YSB) team is seeking to hire a Production Support Engineer. Verizon has announced plans to transition Yahoo Small Business into the Verizon core company (from Oath). This position will be part of that planned transition.
Verizon’s Yahoo Small Business (YSB) team provides services and platforms that enable small and medium businesses to succeed. Our core offering includes actionable live web insights, application/developer platforms, real-time traffic tracking and analytics, recommendations, provisioning management, subscription/billing management, merchant solutions, domain management, web hosting and local listings. These are some of the important functions that allow the business owner to gain insights and take action to grow their business. And more, you get to work on the most advanced and interesting technology with no limit.
Maintaining and supporting production systems and their associated infrastructure and tools.
Working closely with cross-functional teams to understand the product and technical roadmap and managing impact to the operability of systems.
Providing in-depth and timely solutions to complex technical issues, related to both site-up issues and product improvements.
Maintaining and improving the availability, performance, scalability and efficiency of the services by implementing monitoring, automation, redundancy, capacity and business-continuity planning.
Working closely with Quality and Release Engineering teams to facilitate release pipelines and enable the continuous deployment.
Participating in an on-call pager rotation.
What we’re looking for...
You are self-driven with experience in design and implementation of complex and distributed systems, particularly in building high-performance backend and/or frontend frameworks. You have a passion for seeking engineering excellence and adopting new technologies. You are not afraid to drive for success by working with cross-functional teams.
You’ll need to have:
Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
Four or more years of relevant work experience.
Knowledge of UNIX systems (RHEL and FreeBSD).
Knowledge of Web Service, such as Apache and networking concepts (DNS,TCP).
Knowledge of Scripting (Perl, Python, Ruby) and Unix utilities and tools.
Knowledge of monitoring and alerting best practices.
Knowledge of cloud services such as AWS.
Even better if you have:
Knowledge of performance tuning.
Knowledge of ITIL standards i.e. change management and incident management.
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.
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