ROLE TITLE: Solution Architect
REPORTING TO: Regional Head of Solution Architecture Team, Solution Delivery
If you are a passionate technologist whose ambition is to work with people delivering leading-edge solutions, best in class delivery practices and tools — such as Kubernetes, Kanban and CI/CD — to deliver a microservices architecture strategy via a DevOps model for faster to market, customer-centric solutions for our global customers, then look no further!
Openet’s Solution Delivery team provides real-time software solutions and services to enable service providers to create new revenues from digital services and improve customer engagement. We work with our customers to deliver innovative solutions that drive value and enable change. We deliver end to end solutions for digital OSS/BSS and network functions and Big Data solutions. Our team comprises of highly skilled people included developers, testers, solution architects and project/program delivery leads.
Through our technology expertise and highly skilled people, we enable our customers to transform their ecosystems to provide a richer experience for their customers.
Our Solution Delivery team works hand-in-hand with our customers to implement projects, from consulting with our customers, architecting solutions, right through to delivery and post deployment support. We use an Agile Lean approach with continuous integration, configuration, development and testing to ensure faster time to market for our customers. In addition, our DevOps methodologies enable us to work collaboratively with our customers through joint development and solution delivery.
What is the expertise needed for this opportunity?
The ideal person for our team will be experienced in customer solution deliveries, committed to delivering excellent work with excellent people. You will have a relevant Computer Science or Software Engineering related degree and have a curiosity to learn more. A proven track record of delivering complex solutions to multiple customers. Experience of technically managing a completex systems integration and deployment project. Experience with high performance real time and multi-threaded applications. Practical exposure to the following technologies and tools: Java, REST, SOAP, Virtualization, Kubernetes (containerization), Docker, Jenkins. Experience with In-memory databases (VoltDB preferred), Hadoop and SQL. 4+ years structured programming experience: course work + commercial. With advanced scripting experience in for example shell, python, PERL... Proven experiences with development and delivery methodologies such as DevOps, Agile and Kanban.
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The impact your role will have
Openet Lead Architects (LA) are the chief technical SMEs responsible for requirements gathering, end to end architecture design spanning across Openet and Partner components, software installation, solution customisation & technically leading testing and deployment phases. The role is intended to provide coordination and continuity to the customer and is the key technical “lead” for the internal Openet team.
Using their close relationship with the customer, the Lead Architect is also responsible for harvesting enhancements and adjunct modules to existing deployments.
Openet Solution Delivery also rely on Lead Architects to drive the product roadmap and ensure the optimum features are made available in order to reduce the cost of deployment and improve the quality of our solutions. Lead Architects are also responsible for the overall quality of solution deliverables, technical team leading and customer satisfaction.
We are keen to bring into the team an experienced Solution/Lead Architect who is passionate about solving complex problems and is eager to take on new problems and share solutions as we push forward with our innovative offerings. Who will take on owning the Architecture of the end to end customer solution including Openet and Partner’s conponents. Who will guide and empower Solution Delivery teams and ensure effective project teams are created. It is core for this person to have a ‘can-do’ approach to teamwork and is available for a reasonable level of travel in EMEA.
The skills you bring to the team
How your work impacts the organisation
This role sits within the Delivery and Customer Enablement (DCE) group, whose stated purpose is to ensure Openet’s customers’ current & future success by delivering and enabling innovative, customer-centric software solutions. Solution Delivery and this role is key to our ability to deliver state of the art solutions, which support our customer’s successful transition to the world of 5G connectivity. Be a part of our journey and #beyourfuture.
— Senior development teams.
— Learning and development program (individual budget for self-education).
— Comfortable and spacious office at Gulliver Business Center in Kyiv, including car parking.
— Flexible working conditions (office/ fully remote/co-working).
— We provide medical insurance, sport/hobby compensation, and free language classes.
— Ability to grow as a Meetup speaker.
— Corporate trips and team-building activities.
— Personal wellness consultant.