Verizon Network Engineering Opportunities - Entry Level in Richardson, Texas
Engineering Entry Level Opportunities
This entry level role – which is part of the Verizon Campus Program – will give you a chance to channel your drive and enthusiasm. You'll be front and center, hands-on and contributing your creative energy to high-impact projects from the moment you arrive. You will put your degree to use and gain experience in a new field through on-the-job training.
As part of the engineering organization, your job is essential to realizing a safer community and a smarter future. Along with our software engineering and operations teams, Verizon's innovative network engineers provide widespread, reliable network access and security. Join our team and help meticulously design, monitor, maintain, test, analyze, troubleshoot and repair the network that best serves our customers.
In this role, you may have the opportunity to work on one of the following teams:
Systems Performance and Optimization
Network Device Evaluation
Network Implementation Project Management
Network Operations Center
Network Systems Performance
Radio Frequency Design/Performance and Engineering
You may also have an opportunity to be a part of the Technology Verizon Leadership Development Program (VLDP), instead of joining one of the above teams longer-term. In this program, you will participate in three, one year rotational assignments across three different US geographies and functions. If you have exemplary leadership skills and experience and are interested in moving functionally and geographically over the course of three years, the VLDP program may be for you.
Current enrollment in a Bachelor’s/Master’s degree program in Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Data Management or related majors at an accredited college or university with a completion date by June 2017
High proficiency in MS Office Suite of Products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Ideally, you’ll also have:
3.0 GPA or greater
Demonstrated independent thinking, relationship management and attention to detail
Strong analytical, communication, leadership and presentation skills
Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-moving, team environment
Exposure to one of the following skillsets:
Understanding of computer hardware and Windows OS
Familiarity and understanding with programming in excel and Microsoft Office Suite
Must be able to professionally communicate with peers and management and poses excellent interpersonal skills.
Verizon powers America’s fastest and most reliable network. We’re also leading the way in various networking solutions. Technology moves fast and so do we. We believe that bringing great ideas and customer experiences to life should be recognized and rewarded. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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