Posted on :
8 Aug, 2022
8 Aug, 2022
The Networking Solutions Architect will construct solutions through their networking expertise. The primary objective will be to ensure the optimal functioning of an entity’s Network infrastructure by outlining solution architecture descriptions then monitoring and governing the implementation.
Job Title: Solutions Architect
Location: RosebankPermanentFull TimeMarket relatedEE/AA, Non EE/AAPublished: 7 hours ago
Duties & Responsibilities:
Design, deployment, and operation of network infrastructures
Outline solution architecture descriptions across the networking domains, function, and industries, then monitoring and governing the implementation
Design best practice which enables you to act as trusted advisors to the architecture consulting team on optimal infrastructure designs
Apply design methodology principles in a logical and scientific manner to perform a detailed analysis of client requirements to create designs for conceptual architectural designs
Validate service requirements, explore solution options, and identify service integration requirements, leading the definition of the solution that meets the agreed requirements
Research and investigate emerging infrastructure technologies and the best practices associated with them
Attend and present at technical conferences to ensure practice management
Look for additional business opportunities to address client requirements
Work closely with vendors to understand their roadmaps, new developments, and products
Establish and own Architecture Frameworks and standards pertaining to telecommunications
Analyze client business needs and translate this knowledge into an understanding of how markets and clients will respond to new trends in technologies.
Support sales activity in presenting our solution approach and methods to client stakeholder groups.
Understand and can apply the key drivers in a service level agreement (SLA) and can assist clients to negotiate on the requirements of a SLA in relation to the business solution being proposed.
Desired Experience & Qualification:
Relevant IT degree or diploma (Required)
IT network qualifications (HCIE/CCIE/JNCIE) would be an added advantage
A minimum of 8-10 years relevant IT experience
Technology Areas Expertise: Network domains, technologies, and protocols, infrastructure optimization, capacity planning, performance and availability management, Huawei (Switching & Routing, DWDM, xPON), MPLS WAN, DAS systems & similar (Distributed Antenna Systems),Data Centre LAN, Knowledge of the Network service providers’ technologies, software defined WAN, software defined Data Centre
Experience in the architecting of Network Solutions
Experience in Network engineering and design
Experience in creating and maintaining a technical roadmap for telecommunications in alignment with budget and business requirements
Experience in the construction of infrastructure and services, business cases and benefits calculations
Experience in Rationalization and standardization of vendors and products
Experience in reporting and the management of technology design and architecture risks
Ability to constructively interact with technical and non-technical parties and vendors
Experience of the facilitation of meetings, workshops, and presentations