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Employment Type:
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Job Category:
Software Development
Junior to mid-level Software Engineer, Java or C
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VeriSign | San Francisco, CA
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Job Description

Verisign operates the infrastructure for a portfolio of top-level domains that today include .com, .net, .tv, .edu, .gov, .jobs, .name and .cc, as well as two of the world's 13 Internet root servers. Verisign's product suite also includes Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Protection Services, iDefense Security Intelligence Services and Managed DNS.

Job Description:

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who can contribute to the "make a difference" theme of the Verisign's infrastructure monitoring team by his/her passion and dedication.

The ideal candidate will be developing software and perform test automation with limited guidance. A keen eye towards troubleshooting and solving problems is paramount. Focus of this role is to identify ideal ways to design and develop features for the infrastructure monitoring software; develop test automation and integrate them to the continuous build/systems; work continuously to improve speed, efficiency and scalability of the legacy and new software components; and work across functional (development/testing, systems/infrastructure) and project teams to ensure smooth functioning of the Monitoring products. This job requires the candidate to have the commitment for giving highest priority to developing test automation.

This role proactively communicates with the team and seeks opportunities to improve internal software processes, contributes to an atmosphere of cross-functional teamwork within the organization, defining and implementing Continuous Integration practices. This individual must be very capable of multitasking to meet the diverse software products under the monitoring infrastructure. A good understanding of SDLC process such as Agile and knowledge of DevOps methodology is required. Excellent communication and writing skills is a must to perform the job responsibilities.

Required skills and experience:

- Bachelor's degree Computer Science or Software engineering

- 2-5 years of programming experience with C or Java

- 1-3 years Linux experience

- 1-2 years of experience with any of the scripting languages such as Ruby/Python bash or Perl

Preferred skills and experience:

- Knowledge of Oracle or MySQL Database

- Test automation experience (preferably with Cucumber/Ruby framework) is highly desired

- Excellent troubleshooting skills with the ability to dive deep into all aspects of the issue

- Working knowledge with Git from an end user perspective is a plus

- Experience or working knowledge with cloud and virtualization technologies: OpenStack,VMWare, KVM