Senior System Performance Engineer

Verizon Communications Newport News , VA 23606

Posted 4 days ago

What you'll be doing...

You'll work with a team of network performance engineers focused on defining, building the reporting, and the detailed analysis of network element and user experience key performance indicators (KPIs) for our 4G and 5G networks and services.

  • Focusing on the 4G, and next generation 5G, Evolved Packet Core (EPC) elements and understanding/evaluating end-to-end performance from a user application to destination on the Internet and also VoLTE voice services. Detailed understanding of call flows and packet analysis is a key function.

  • Defining and developing creative and insightful reporting analytics. Automation and incorporation of anomaly detection in the reporting is key for efficiency.

  • Working with cross functional teams (engineering, operations/network assurance, planning, network systems) on new network architectures, elements, features, and tools/reporting systems. Virtualization and Edge systems are examples of some current efforts.

What we're looking for...

You'll need to have

  • Bachelor's degree or four or one more years of work experience.

  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.

  • Knowledge of LTE / VoLTE network architecture, EPC elements, and call flows.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Systems, Mathematics, or similar.

  • Five or more years of relevant work experience.

  • Demonstrated strong technical knowledge and experience working with various data network protocols such as TCP, UDP, QUIC and application performance analysis using tools such as Netscout IrisView and nG1, and Wireshark.

  • Demonstrated strong technical knowledge and experience working with SIP and RTP protocols and performance analysis using tools such as Netscout IrisView and nG1, and Wireshark.

  • Demonstrated understanding and experience using programming languages such as Python, R, JavaScript and SQL-type APIs for data analysis, automating tasks, and presentation of the analysis on internal websites and automated reports.

  • Demonstrated understanding and experience using business intelligence tools such as Tableau for analysis and data visualizations.

  • Knowledge and demonstrated experience of statistical analysis and/or anomaly detection algorithms.

  • Demonstrated track record of handling and prioritizing projects, being a self-starter, and focused on delivering results.

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

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences,including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.

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