Professional Services

Job Description

What you’ll be doing...

Verizon’s Professional Services develop and deliver custom technology solutions to the global market by creating a digital strategy to modernize their network. We offer an array of services across a wide spectrum of technologies at various stages of the development cycle and give technical expertise, oversight, and guidance for businesses to meet their technology needs of today and tomorrow.

This Smart Communities internship role, which is part of the overall Verizon Campus Program, will give you a chance to channel your drive and enthusiasm and learn the practical application of your degree concepts. You will 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 the field through on the job training.

As a Smart Communities Intern, you may have the opportunity to:

  • Assist with our VZ Smart Solutions, Advanced Network (SDN) and Intelligent Edge (LTE/5G) capabilities, supporting full service lifecycle globally.
  • Manage projects and provide smart solutions in presentations to leadership.
  • Gain knowledge of daily business operations by attending learning programs and training sessions.
  • Communicate technical information to various technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Participate in networking activities with other interns, professionals and business leaders.

You must be currently enrolled in a degree program and be in good academic standing to be considered.

If you are interested in any other roles or locations in addition to this one, please submit your application to those postings directly as well in order to be considered.

What we’re looking for...

You’re a motivated self-starter. Never satisfied with the status quo, you’re always trying to beat a personal best. You thrive in a fast-paced environment where new challenges come up every day. You are flexible, dependable and work well in varying environments. Learning quickly is personally rewarding and inspires you to take smart risks.

You’ll need to have:

  • Current enrollment in a Bachelor’s degree program with a concentration in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Cyber Security, Information Security, Software Engineering, Information Technology, Information Systems, or related major with an expected completion date between December 2021 to June 2022.
  • Authorization to work in the U.S. without restrictions or need for future sponsorship.
  • Willingness to work in Cary, NC


Even better if you have:

  • Demonstrated strong analytic, communication, leadership and presentation skills.
  • Previous experience with project management, analytics, and customer knowledge.
  • Previous internship experience in a technology related field.
  • Knowledge of emerging technologies such as AI, AR/VR, etc.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

Diversity and Inclusion at Verizon

At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.

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