Posted on :
24 Jun, 2022
24 Jun, 2022
Parvana Strategic Sourcing has established itself as a leading provider of permanent and temporary recruitment services to the South African, European and UK marketplace. In addition to this we have enjoyed considerable success in Australia and other part
Job Title: Architect Principal (Remote)
Duties & Responsibilities:
This is a remote position.
A highly successful international listed company who offers remote (work from home) and international opportunities. This client looks for high achievers who wish to work with the best on a global playing field.
Providing end to end technical leadership and is accountable for architecture of enterprise BSS/OSS solutions.
Acting as a trusted resource for the customer for design considerations.
Devising and driving the solution to add business value.
Ensuring viability of the solution.
Leading all technical aspects of the solution architecture and solution engineering.
Acting as a Subject Matter Expert with active participation and technical leadership in strategic or significant sales pursuits.
Identifying tasks required to technically complete projects.
Identifying suitable resources for achieving technical requirements.
Coaching / mentoring project team members to increase their understanding of the customer and products / solutions, build the technical acumen and capability.
Providing technical leadership and accountability for teams.
Ensuring technical viability of solutions.
Identifying, resolving and mitigating technical issues and risks.
Reviewing and approving work estimates and skills required to assist project management.
Providing feedback to the product development organisations, market trends and product issues.
Providing input to the R&D organisation.
Following / promoting the agreed upon Best Practices and their supporting documentation.
Ensuring compliance to principles of quality assurance.
Driving consistency of architecture and design approach.
Devising mechanisms to facilitate knowledge sharing across regions and projects.
Relevant Skill / Experience:
15 years’ software development and application implementation experience.
Experience in leading / designing roles for one or more transformation or complex IT projects.
Excellent Telecommunications industry experience and related product knowledge including knowledge of TMF, TOGAF, GSM, 5G, etc.
Experience in implementing large and complex projects.
Expert understanding of business technology, telecom networks and data structures.
Expert design skills with ability to document the designs.
Ability to abstract complex ideas and communicate them clearly and simply.
Excellent analytical problem-solving skills, with the ability to diagnose complex problems that require complex methods or theories.
Ability to prioritise effectively within and across one or more assignments.
Ability to lead, motivate and influence senior technical and business resources.
Ability to deal credibly with and influence Sales.
Ability and willingness to contribute to on-going process improvement initiatives.
Technical Project Management experience / skills.
Agile methodologies experience / skills.
Well versed in AWS and knowledge of cloud technologies.
Experience in implementing technologically complex projects, Agile Methodologies, Microservices, Data Analytics and Data Visualisation will be an added advantage.
Ability to travel domestic and international for extended duration onsite based on requirements of the project.
Non-standard work hours may be required and the ability to be on-call.
PS Even if you feel you don’t have all the skills listed or if this spec isn’t what you are looking for, feel free to send your CV as we probably have other opportunities that could interest you. For a more comprehensive and updated list of opportunities that we have on offer, do visit our website – www.parvana.co.uk
Desired Experience & Qualification:
Architect, Telecommunications, IT, SDLC, Remote