Internet engineers needed for full-time positions at Verisign’s Reston, VA town center location!
Verisign maintains the Domain Name System (DNS) root and powers the hugely-significant .COM domain enabling the world’s 3.5 billion Internet users to reach their online destinations. Our global servers process more than one million transactions every second of every day. Because these services underpin the online connectivity of the Internet, our products must remain available during extreme spike load events. We also provide a range of security-related services, including Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Protection Services and our malware blocking DNS Firewall.
As a Verisign software developer, you will:
• work in one of our small agile scrum engineering teams building product features for Internet services;
• have the opportunity to be involved in all phases of software development, including requirements analysis, design, development, automated test, and automated deployment; and
• participate in daily stand-ups and collaborate cross-functionally with team members at many levels from Product Management, Engineering, Operations, Customer Service, and other organizations across the company.
What’s great about working here:
• Work on the high-scale systems that provide key Internet services
• Strong Verisign Technical Community with constant opportunities to learn via Tech Talks and other internal events
• Vibrant internal organizations such as the Young Professionals Group
• Training and education opportunities such as Verisign University and tuition reimbursement for work-related degrees
• Subsidized onsite cafeteria, Starbucks, smoothie, and juice bar
• Fully equipped onsite gym offering free classes; game room, basketball, volleyball and tennis courts
• Casual dress policy
• Volunteering opportunities to give back to our community via the Verisign Cares program
• Computer Science or Engineering major, undergraduate or graduate level
• Curious, creative, articulate, and deeply passionate about the craft of software product development
• Interested in new technologies with the aptitude to pick them up quickly
• Experience with programming languages such as Java or C/C++ and scripting languages such as Ruby or Python
• Proficiency with Linux/UNIX
: United States-Washington D.C. Metro-Virginia-Reston