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OSS Solution Architect

Job Title: OSS Solution Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Berkshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 Months
REF: AT - SA_1528281950
Contact Name: Adam Thompson
Contact Email:
Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

OSS Solution Architect

OSS Solution Architect required for a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider.

My client have established end-to-end advantages in telecom networks, devices and cloud computing, with products and solutions deployed in over 140 countries, serving more than one third of the world's population.

6 month contract assignment, to start ASAP in Berkshire.

Role Responsibilities

  • Use collaboration to develop consensus and buy in from all IT staff on technology and software architecture
  • Work with the Principal Architect and business stakeholders to gain understanding of organization strategy key to developing responsive, resilient, and innovative architectures
  • Collaborate with the Principal Architect to develop technical architecture for assigned business solutions in telecom domain around OSS (Business/Service/Network Management) and integration to external services
  • Engage in the design and development of OSS interface architecture using SOA/ESB, Microservices and legacy patterns.
  • Analyse system elements, (software, monitoring, reporting functions and capabilities, integration architecture, and processes) with recommendations for appropriate changes according to pre-identified requirements.
  • Translate technical requirements into system, application, and process designs identifying functional requirements and lead the identification, justification and design of the OSS interface solution
  • Accurately communicate pertinent information
  • Assist in the development and implementation of quality improvement efforts
  • Solve problems and makes decisions on a daily basis relative to architecture responsibilities
  • Exemplify the desired culture and philosophies of the organization

You will use technologies and approaches including:

  • Microservices Architecture
  • Spring Boot
  • Web Services
  • ESB technologies, TIBCO is preferred
  • SQL databases
  • REST
  • Docker
  • OSS Stack(Network Rollout/ Network Optimization/Network Operation)

Required Skills / Experience

  • 8-10 years related hands-on experience in large scale design for OSS service based applications in a Java/J2EE, Oracle, SOA environment
  • Experience developing Services Oriented Architectures (SOA), with a keen understanding of proper architecture principles that support Microservices architecture
  • Strong understanding of DevOps principles
  • Ability to collaborate well with technical and non-technical staff
  • Expertise in analysing Business requirements, lead JAD sessions, develop design and development specifications, and Use Cases contributing to overall quality delivery.
  • Hands-on experience in developing Microservices in a container, orchestration, CI/CD based environment
  • Highly skillful in OSS system architecture, designs, specifications for service provisioning, design, and configuration
  • Experience with multiple Network technologies (MW, Optical, IP, MPLS, Ethernet, Wireless)
  • Experienced in Telecom/OSS system(Assurance domain or P&E domain) and integrations associated with them
  • Working knowledge of infrastructure including servers, storage, firewalls, load balancers, routers and so on.

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