5G Global Practice Solution Architect
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At Hewlett Packard Enterprise, we bring together the brightest minds to create breakthrough technology solutions that advance the way people live and work. What sets us apart? Our people and our relentless dedication to helping our customers make their mark on the world.
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What you need to know about the job
Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
No shift premium (United States of America)
Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) advances the way people live and work. We bring together curious minds to create breakthrough technology solutions, helping our customers make their mark on the world. Our Communications & Media Solutions (CMS) business brings digital transformation expertise of over 30 years to telecommunications and media companies. We help communication service providers solve their most pressing business problems every day. We are driven to innovate, delivering solid solutions to an industry in constant transformation. We believe in the power of collaboration and building long term relationships with our telecommunication customers and partners. Act – Innovate – Partner are the values we live by.
Are you looking for a unique, truly innovative role? What if it could be with one of the most impactful IT companies in the world? Then we have the right opportunity—we are looking for a 5G Global Practice Solution Architect to join our team! The 5G Global Practice team, part of CMS Mobile Core and 5G solution family is in charge of driving integration work with the HPE partners such as Samsung, Affirmed, Openent, Casa and Metaswitch. The team also participates in specific PoC and trials at customer sites done in collaboration with those partners. In this amazing role, you will interface with your counterpart in the partner organizations to drive the technical roadmap of the integrations, defining the use cases that can be implement, understanding the features that can be supported and interact with 5G R&D and Product Management for roadmap and technical issue alignment. If you have a track record in a similar role, want to be part of a business that is growing—with great opportunities, and are ready for your next role, then please apply today!
Impact / Scope
Your functions are:
Interact with partner teams to drive the integration roadmap
Interact with 5G product management to understand and give feedback to the roadmap
Interact with 5G R&D team to clarify technical issues
Perform presentations and demonstrations to customers and at international events.
Design, lead and perform demonstrations and Proof of Concepts (PoC’s).
Provides guidance and mentoring to less-experienced staff members.
Education and Experience Required
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent.
Minimum 10 years experience in solution architecture design and/or project delivery.
Telecom and networking experience (4G & 5G Mobile Core Networks, 3GPP standards), Cloud native experience (Kubernetes and associated tools, CI/CD, DevOps and Agile methodologies)
Previous experience in pre-sales activities is appreciated (responding RFPs, performing PoCs, estimating efforts and building quotations and proposals).
Languages: excellent written and spoken English is a must. Others are a plus.
Knowledge and Skills Required :
Technical leadership with the ability to self-manage, direct and mentor technical leadership team, and to enforce technical direction in a matrix environment
Excellent customer facing skills, integrity and confidence with good presentation skills; ability to gain trust of clients and act in a mutually beneficial manner.
Responsible for understanding complex end-to-end systems
Proven track record of defining and developing Telco solutions
Experience in working with customers and/or partners in both presales and delivery
Demonstrates ownership and assumes responsibility to drive resolution of issues
Broad understanding of evolving standards and technologies
Ability to manage priorities and maintain engagement across a number of projects at various lifecycle phases
Knowledge in the following areas: 4G & 5G Mobile Core Networks, 3GPP compliant applications, Networking, Virtualization, NFV, SDN, OpenStack, Analytics
Technical skills: Java / J2EE, Kubernetes, Unix/Linux knowledge, in order to customize demos as required.
Excellent verbal and written English language communications skills
Ability to cope with very high peak workloads, short deadlines and significant pressure
Highly adaptable to cross-cultural requirements (clients and countries).
Ability to travel and work remotely.
Travel at short notice availability required (20% – 50%).
What we can offer you:
Extensive benefits, a competitive salary and participation in the shared values and purpose that make Hewlett Packard Enterprise one of the world´s most attractive employers! At HPE, our goal is to provide equal opportunities, flexible work-life balance, and constantly evolving career growth.
If you are looking for challenges in an exciting, supportive and international work environment, then we definitely want to hear from you. Continue the conversation by clicking apply now below, or directly via our Careers Portal at www.hpe.com/careers.
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