• VeriSign
  • Switzerland
  • 22/06/2020
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

The Team:Verisign’s Network Service Implementation team is a high performing, agile team who builds horizontally scalable, high performance, and highly available systems. As part of the team, you will be responsible for designing and implementing new features for network services products. You will be writing the software that fundamentally enables the internet to operate at scale.
The Person:We’re looking for mid to advanced level software engineers who demonstrate:

    • a track record for high quality and impactful delivery demonstrating strong design skills and a passion for code quality
    • true craftsmanship, who enjoys breaking down tough problems, as well as working with a team to deliver valuable solutions
    • passion for producing quality code and dedicated to best practices such as automated testing, code reviews, continuous integration, and continuous deployment
    • bias towards action on tough problems and issues
    • that they are an agent for change, constantly learning and seeking better outcomes
    • passion for enabling others to adopt new technologies
    • skill at interacting and working with people in a proactive manner to mitigate key project technical risks and ensure quality

The Company:Verisign operates the Domain Name System (DNS) root and powers the hugely-significant .COM domain enabling the world’s 4.5 billion Internet users to connect online with reliability and confidence, anytime, anywhere. Our global servers process millions of DNS queries every second. Because these services underpin the online connectivity of the Internet, our products must be absolutely correct and remain available – even during the most extreme Internet spike load events.
Required Skills:

    • Experience building horizontally scalable, high performance, and highly available, distributed systems
    • Proficient with Linux
    • Outstanding problem solving and trouble-shooting skills
    • Excellent team player who enjoys a collaborative team environment
    • Comfortable working on Agile delivery teams to write high-quality software
    • Demonstrated experience writing software and related test code

Relevant Experience:

    • 8+ years of relevant work experience in software development
    • 3+ years of C++ or similar high-level programming language
    • Working on an Agile software development team

Bonus Skills:

    • Python
    • DNS
    • Familiarity with delivering via continuous integration and continuous delivery systems


  • Multi-cultural collaborative atmosphere
  • English speaking work environment
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Paid health insurance
  • Subsidized canteen
  • Bus stop 2 minutes away from the office
  • Parking provided if necessary

Verisign is an equal opportunity employer.

JOB TYPE: RegularPRIMARY LOCATION: SwitzerlandOTHER LOCATIONS: Switzerland-Fribourg