The NSW / CS&C / GSID / Platforms (Nokia Software / Core Services & Care / Global Systems Integration Delivery / Platforms) organization has an opportunity for an experienced Domain Architect.
As Domain Architect, you are a highly skilled professional who designs NFV / SDN cloud solutions, focused on CBIS & CBAM applications within CloudBand portfolio, to fit our customers’ needs.
As Domain Architect you act as a trusted advisor, partnering with the customer on its needs thanks to end-to-end architecture on one specialized domain.
You understand and capture the critical inputs of the client and third parties and translate them into effective requirements and solutions.
You research, design, plan, develop and evaluate an effective solution in specialized domains, specifically focussing on Cloud NFV / SDN architectures to meet customer’s requirements and outcomes, thanks to high as well as low level design of architecture.
You apply solution architecture standards processes and principles, to create and maintain a solution's integrity over time.
You develop the full scope of the solution, focussing on the Cloud NFV / SDN architecture part, working across organizations to achieve workable solutions.
Key responsibilities :
You are in the most strategic crossroads of the digital transformation of Nokia into Software and Cloud Native applications, between the CloudBand CBIS / CBAM R&D and the NSW / GSC Solution Delivery teams
You bridge between the CloudBand CBIS / CBAM R&D and the NSW / GSC Domain Architects and Delivery engineers on a global scale
You identify problems and risks early; explicitly highlight obstacles and proposes actions to address them.
You apply solution architecture methodology, best practices, state of the art knowledge of network, applications & operations portfolio, processes and principles to create value for the customer and for Nokia.
You participate as an expert during the tender process to support the building and writing of the proposals
Your work typically includes in depth assessment of the technologies, markets and customers needs, consulting to further clarify the needs, modelling and simulation plan to improve the solution and engineering to deliver solutions.
You continuously innovate so that products, processes, and services better serve customers needs.
You translate customer’s requirements to design the full scope of the solution in the domain, to achieve workable end-to-end solutions including Nokia and third party sub-systems as defined.
You ensure solution feasibility of the solution from technical, migration, integration, operation and maintenance perspective.
You maintain the integrity & the consistency of the solution on its domain over the whole project cycle
Key qualifications for the role :
Expertise in NFV, SDN and Cloud concepts linked with virtualization practical experience is needed
Expertise in CBIS / CBAM components of CloudBand portfolio
Hands-on Expertise Openstack is a must
Expertise in HEAT / HOT, Ansible, Mistral concepts is key
Expertise in NFVI / VIM, VNFM, NFVO and SDN technologies is a plus
Experience and background in infrastructure, system and IT (Linux servers, Virtualization, External Storage Solutions
Experience in Programming / Scripting (Bash, Python, Ansible etc) is a plus
Expertise in Containers, Kubernetes and Microservices concepts
You have gained extended (practical) knowledge of L2 and L3 IP architectures and network models (MPLS, routers, ), IP / MPLS access, aggregation & edge, IP / MPLS / DWDM converged core
Soft Skills :
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 are flexible in taking up different roles and tackling multiple technologies
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
Previous experience as a Cloud Solutions Architect
You at least 3 years of experience in designing e2e telecom solutions
Very high English proficiency
Up to 10% travel (flexible)