Key Tasks and Activities :
Provides senior level solutioning and consulting, having expertise in areas of NFVI (Openstack and / or VMWare and ETSI MANO), 5G Core, VoWiFi, IMS, VoLTE and SDM, and solid industry knowledge acting as a source of expertise for colleagues.
The Architecture should be very familiar with relevant 3GPP and ETSI specifications. Designs and leads the identification and specification of complex business solutions in complex customer environment.
Organises and runs workshops with the Nokia key customers as part of marketing initiatives
Performs technical risk evaluation of proposed design / solution.
Develop detailed Functional Requirements Analysis, Detailed Design for NFVI, 5G, and VoLTE network, to meet / exceed customer requirements
Captures and manages the functional and non-functional requirements by using industry best practices and creates / contributes to customer requirement summaries for solution development use.
Owns and delivers the High-Level-Design (HLD) document for the project.
Creates the Customer Solution evolution roadmap. Provides migration concepts from existing to new network architecture.
Provide inputs and review service costing for the execution of the scope meeting customer requirements
Together with Project Manager, delivers accurate effort estimates in sales phase and review Solution Architects’ effort estimates.
Scoping of unique customer solutions containing products and services from NSN and partners as well as customer specific technologies.
Scoping of nonstandard solutions containing products and services from Nokia Siemens Networks, third party partners as well as customer specific technologies.
Identifies, recommends and / or initiates product / services / process improvement
Able to provide technical guidance to the Engineering team
Presents Nokia architectural approach in seminars and professional events
Participates in planning and in various development programs by providing the architecture view.
Evaluates new technologies for solutions.
Highly independent and self motivated
Anticipates problems, seeks opportunities.
Excellent communication to all levels
Excellent team player
Education : Bachelors’ Degree in Technology / Science from a reputed University
Minimum of 8 years of practical experience in the implementation of NFVI, IMS, VoLTE and VoWifi network in customer environment
Experience in delivering Commercial or PoC of 5G Core is necessary