Job ID:
System Architect
Job Description

Job duties include, but are not limited to the following: • System solutions analysis, creation, while working closely with Business Development to gather customer requirements and specifications and translating those needs into effective solutions in order to meet customer expectations • Drive business and Service Layer & Telecom management solution development with the customer by finding new opportunities based on expanding existing solutions as well as creating new ones. • Attend as well as drive customer meetings for specific solutions and different areas. • Develop cost estimates, and perform project planning including adaptations • Responsible for analyzing, designing and developing commercially viable end-to-end technical solutions based on the customers specifications and business needs. Responsible for short and long-term profitable business for Client by being part of or working closely with the Core 3 team to translate the customer need and technology opportunities into detailed technical offerings, solutions and proposals. Supports the Consultants during requirement analysis and high level design phases. COMPETENCE: Skills, Experience, & Education • BS or MS in Computer Science, or Computer Engineering or acceptable combination of equivalent post secondary education and experience will be considered • Minimum 10 years previous experience working in software design and integration within the Telecommunications or IT space is required • Solid background working with CDMA and/or GSM applications as well as well as all related protocols is critical • Minimum 10 years experience working in a direct customer-facing role with related pre-sales responsibilities is ideal • Excellent knowledge of IP networking and Internet technologies (TCP/IP, DNS, HTTP, Radius, Diameter) • Excellent knowledge of UNIX O/S (Solaris, Linux) • Solid working knowledge of Databases such as MySQL and Oracle • Strong knowledge of XML, SNMP, Corba, LDAP, SOAP protocols • Knowledge of wireless technologies (call flow) and related protocols preferred • Knowledge of Client products or telecom experience in an Operator (Carrier) environment is highly desired. • Datacom experience is a plus. • BSS (Real time and converged solutions, Billing, Portals, Campaign mgmt, EAI and CRM) • OSS (Fulfillment, Assurance, EAI, customer experience management) • Cloud • Service Delivery and Service Enablement solutions and VAS (Value added services) transformation/consolidation; • TV & Media • IP and network knowledge Core Competencies: • Excellent communication skills are ideal in order to be able to participate and drive customer meetings, as well as develop solutions. • Ability to work under stressful situations, meet tight deadlines and deliver services with high quality Ability to examine situations from a highly analytical perspective • Ability to take on a leadership role in a team environment. • Ability to understand specific needs in which to create or alter solutions • Ability to understand and drive In-Service Performance issues for complex systems.