IT Solutions Architecture and Technology Expert Telecom

Job Description

Responsibilities :

Deliver Flexible, Scalable and Resilient Architecture Design Proposals based on conceptual requirements
Work in collaboration with peers, Business and IT teams to find elegant solutions, which can be effectively delivered by Development teams
Participate in the Architecture Review Board and conduct design reviews with the teams and IT leadership
Create architecture models and present them to diverse groups within the company and partners
Understand the Business requirements and align them to the agreed architecture models
Improve productivity by identifying deficiencies and recommending change in tools, training, processes
Carry out other tasks related to the job position assigned by management
Provide support and transfer know-how to any team member across the organization
Report achievements and progress to relevant teams and management on a regular basis and whenever required
Partner with Technical and Business teams to create, maintain and optimize architecture roadmaps and high level conceptual designs
Own and Develop the IT Solutions and Platforms Architecture Library 
Manage changes and optimizations in architecture

Requirements :

Education  : 
Bachelor degree in Computer Science/Electronic Engineering/Telecom related field
Master's degree/MBA would be an advantage.
Specific areas of expertise 
Practcal working experience and good knowledge of Telecom BSS/OSS/Billing/VAS/Applications architecture
Experience in working with 3GPP standards
Experience and knowledge of design and documentation tools an techniques
Working Knowledge of protocols used in VAS, cellular and computer networks (SIGTRAN, MAP, TCP/IP protocol family, Camel, xml, DCC, SMPP etc), Programming languages, Databases, Operating systems etc.
Good knowledge of Software Development processes and methodologies
Proficiency in software tools required to perform the job tasks
Knowledge and experience in administration, engineering, configuration and management of Applications, VAS and  Service Delivery platforms
Work experience:
10+ years of experience in Telecom BSS/Applications/VAS/OSS platforms architecture, design,  development, engineering, implementation, integration and support
5+ years of experience in People/team management
5+ years of experience in Telecoms/IT Project Management
5+ years of experience in Vendor/Partner management
Experience in Software Change and release Management, Devops
Language and computer programs knowledge (Microsoft Office):
English - Advanced 
Knowledge of Azerbaijani and Russian is an advantage 
Excellent knowledge of MS Office and similar programs
Knowledge of SQL
Knowledge of programming language
Knowledge of any job related tools and applications