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OSS Engineer / Architect
Solution Architect for OSS/BSS and their transformation, including enhancement to the current systems.
IT business solution partner with the overall responsibility to gather and analyse business, operation or products requirements for the purpose of development, solution discovery and solutioning.
Work with all levels of business functions within the company to understand problems with the IT business issues and propose resolutions.
Gather business and technical requirements from users.
Map requirements to the systems, including gap analysis and recommend suitable improvements.
Analyze technology environment, requirements, set up collaboration framework, create solution prototype and participate in technology selection.
Provide consultancy to users for all OSS/BSS related solutions, initiatives and matters.
Lead in architectural areas to participate in delivering projects spanning across the OSS/BSS modules and the associated processes based on agreed timelines and budget.
Work with IT vendors (and challenge them where appropriate), other OSS/BSS Solution Architects and the Applications Support Managers in the design and implementation of OSS/BSS solutions.
Lead the software development cycle from inception through to cutover and post live support
Provide direction, input and governance into other groups including design, architecture and development for the assigned application portfolio. This includes remediation, testing, data migration, system cutover, decommissioning and platform roadmaps.
Acquire an understanding of the existing system landscape, perform impact assessments of new requirements and devise the OSS/BSS solutions that are able to interface/integrate with existing systems.
Engage vendors (local and offshore) to assess likely products and components to fill solution requirements.
Understand architectural standards, guidelines, policies and best practices for technology, application and data within the domain.
Provide timely and detailed Domain knowledge for use by others in support of development of the overall IT Strategy and other architectural planning.
inimum 8-10 years of OAMP/FCAPS/OSS knowledge/experience for EMS/NMS and RAN network elements.
Minimum 1 year of EMS/NMS and RAN (vCU/vDU) Network Function Virtualization (NFV) experience.
Bachelor’s degree in EE/CS/TE is required. Master’s degree is preferred.
Must have experience with OAMP/FCAPS subsystem design and development in wireless networks.
Must have experience authoring and implementing EMS/NMS/NE SW upgrade MOPs in commercial networks.
Must have Tier3 SME experience – Work under pressure to drive support teams to troubleshoot commercial NMS/EMS application issues, propose workarounds, work with R&D to provide the RCA (Root Cause Analysis) to the customer.
Understanding of Automation & Orchestration frameworks is preferred (knowledge in the ETSI MANO specifications, OASIS TOSCA, ONAP).
Must have understanding of EMS applications, TR-069, Netconf protocol, YANG models & Restful APIs.
Fundamental understanding of Openstack/Kubernetes is preferred.
Understanding of virtual switches, network connections, Virtual port types (ie: SR-IOV, VirtIO), Security Groups, VLANs and in configuring Storage such as SAN / NAS / iSCSI is preferred.