The NSW / CS&C / GSID / Platforms (Nokia Software / Core Services & Care / Global Systems Integration Delivery / Platforms) organization has an opportunity for an experienced Senior Solution Engineer.
As Senior Solution Engineer, you have exciting career opportunities at a time when Nokia is driving the way Telecom Operators & Service providers are transforming to the Cloud, NFV and SDN.
You shall be engaged in Cloudband, Cloud Platforms and NFV (vIMS, vPPC, vEPC, ) delivery projects , spanning the NOKIA Cloud portfolio as well 3th party Cloud infrastructures.
As a Senior Solution Engineer you will participate in Nokia’s Cloud / NFV / SDN customer delivery projects, with focus on CBIS & CBAM components of CloudBand portfolio, and leveraging your seniority to lead the creation and evolution of High and Low Level Design , Test & Customer acceptance Design (Strategy, Test Cases) , NOKIA and Customer lab integration & validation, delivery (install and commissioning in the field) and customer field acceptance, to be used as reference by the rest of the delivery organization.
You shall perform solution based install, configuration and acceptance of pre-architected solutions, either remote or on-site to that end, some travel to customer sites will be required.
Hence your willingness to travel abroad for short trips. You shall also provide remote or on-site expert support for on-site solution engineers during installation, acceptance and diagnosis activities and take care of integration issue handling during deployment.
You will also ensure knowledge transfer and coaching of the rest of the Solution Engineer community.
Key responsibilities :
Participation in customer’s projects activities related to Nokia Cloud / NFV / SDN projects
Understand our customers and Nokia product functional and technical requirements
Understand how Nokia products integrate into our customer’s environment
Understand customization requirements that the customer will need
Assistance as consultant in customer’s presentations, documentation and workshops
Participates in the High Level Design (HLD) approval cycle of the customer’s solution
Responsible for Low Level Design (LLD), with detailed architecture and design of the Nokia solution
Responsible for Test Design (Strategy, Test Cases and Reports)
Producing Customer Documentation
Participation in Deployment Industrialization process to shorter lead time and reduce deployment efforts
Preparation and Execution of First OFF’s
Preparation and Execution Proof of Concepts
Upgrade and tests customer specific software / hardware before it is implemented to the customer’s environment
Product and Application integration
Perform solution based install, configuration and acceptance of pre-architected solution, either remote or on-site
Remote expert support for on-site integration engineers during installation, acceptance and diagnosis activities
Integration Issue Handling during Deployment
Develop enough knowledge on our customer’s environment to participate in customer discussion and facilitate integration recommendation
Some travel to customer Sites to conduct troubleshooting, and assist with the migration, particularly in Production Environments
Manage customer technical requests and regularly update customer on progress
Contribute to the creation of common artifacts and tools for usage by the Solution Engineering community and lead knowledge transfer and ramp up
Key qualifications for the role :
Expertise in NFV, SDN and Cloud concepts linked with virtualization practical experience is needed
Expertise in Cloud Management Systems, Virtual Infrastructure Management systems and Cloud Infrastructure Management Systems is required.
Technical and practical knowledge on Openstack, vmware , RHEL , .. is key
Expertise in HEAT / HOT, Ansible, Mistral concepts is required
Familiar with cloud scripting (YAML, .) and cloud configuration management systems recipes Openstack (heat) , chef (Ruby), puppet (Ruby) ,..
Knowledge on NOKIA’s CloudBand CBIS, CBAM, CBND, Nuage, is a plus
Expertise in Containers, Kubernetes and Microservices concepts
You are personally committed to quality
You love working in a customer facing environment
You operate autonomously and are result driven
You take ownership and accountability
You demonstrate leadership to build and advance expertise among the Solution Engineering community
You are flexible in taking up different roles and tackling multiple technologies, being a quick learner
You have strong negotiation and communication skills
You are capable of showing technical and organizational leadership
Specific additional information :
You have a Telecommunications / Electronics / SW / Computer master’s degree or equivalent through experience
You have 10 15 years of experience in e2e integration and validation of telecom solutions
Very high English proficiency
Up to 25% travel (flexible)