Vonage Engineering Mission: We embody the notion of be what’s next now! We envision, develop and manage technology to connect the world. Our team brings excellence, passion, creativity and curiosity to the job. We look at the business environment and technologies in new and challenging ways, striving to develop and deliver integrated whole-system solutions to meet our customers’ ever-changing needs.

 

Why this role matters

Software Engineers build the infrastructure and business logic for the next generation of unified communication platforms. We work cross-functionally to understand business requirements, evaluate alternative approaches and ensure software and systems are accessible and easy to use. We live on the leading edge of system and component design, developing solutions that serve millions of users and businesses all over the world. You can join our team as a Software Engineer III, growing your own career and helping others succeed.

 

IF THIS SOUNDS LIKE YOU, CONTINUE READING BELOW…….

What you will do

  • Responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining automation pipelines to solve complex engineering problems related to delivering software & infrastructure
  • Build and maintain the Cloud Platforms that power Vonage Software & Services
  • Develop reusable cost efficient architecture frameworks, baselines and best practices for globally distributed platforms & teams
  • Evangelising the use of Serverless, Containerization and Cloud Native platform design.  
  • Proof of Concept testing on open source tools, frameworks and software to assess the fit for our environment & teams
  • Design, Build and Deliver Tools & Infrastructure to help engineering teams increase their velocity and delivery high quality software & services
  • Collaborate with others to troubleshoot and resolve escalated production issues related to our Cloud Platform and related tools 
  • Acting as a thought leader on security topics with a firm understanding of encryption in all forms, micro-segmentation and data security.
  • Assess usage and utilization trends to make appropriate design and implementation recommendations towards scaling our architecture

What you will bring

  • Solid working knowledge of the technical and process characteristics and advantages of Vonage products and services.
  • Desire to be part of a talented and motivated team of engineers.
  • Strong experience with Java and the latest technologies such as AWS, Terraform, micro-service architecture, MongoDB and Docker.
  • Experience with Linux.
  • Experience with Object Oriented Design Principles.
  • Ability to:
    • Apply analytical skills to evaluate and interpret complex technical and system problems.
    • Confidently see a project through from beginning to end.
    • Work effectively with technical and non-technical people.
    • Independently tackle challenges.

What is required for application

Required

·        Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related field.

·        You have 5+ yrs experience working as a Full Stack Developer (or as near to full stack as possible)

·        Working experience with design BODM solutions (Build once deploy Multiple times) architectures.

·        Experience with object-oriented/object functional scripting languages - Polyglots preferably with a Python specialty. 

·        Hands-on experience working with platform automation tools including (any or all of the following) Cloudformation, Terraform, Ansible, Puppet or Chef

·        Hands-on experience working with common CI/CD platforms like Jenkins, Concourse or Codepipeline (in conjunction with common build systems like Codebuild)

·        Hands-on experience building and maintaining database systems (Relational or NoSQL)  

·        Strong Understanding and practical experience with AWS Cloud Security Structures & Services (Significant experience with building IAM Policies)

·        Strong Understanding of No Trust and Least Privilege Security Frameworks 

·        Strong understanding of general infrastructure (DNS, Network Principles, etc ) and  emerging application design patterns (micro services, layered application design, serverless and how these things fit in the CI/CD realm)

·        Ability to write code that glues together various applications that were never meant to speak to each other in order to produce reliable automated solutions

·        Familiarity with Git, Gitlab or Github (& GitFlow) or other DVCS                                         

·        Ability to design and maintain deployment processes in large environments

·        Have the ability to work independently and take concepts from ideation to implementation with minimal oversight.

 

Preferred

·        AWS Certification (Architect, Developer or Security) 

·        Security Certifications (CISSP, CCSP)

What is in it for you

In addition to providing exciting work, career advancement opportunities, and a collaborative work environment, Vonage provides competitive pay and benefits including unlimited discretionary time off and tuition reimbursement.

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