OSS Solution Architect

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Start date:
January 2016
6 months (extendable)
RP International
Published at:
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- Work directly with customer stakeholders to influence, define and agree the solution and systems architecture.

- Design End to End solutions in the area of OSS (Operational Support Systems) and BSS (Business Support Systems) with main focus on OSS and more specifically in the areas of:

  • Network Monitoring & Troubleshooting
  • Network provisioning
  • Network Device and Customer Device Management
  • Work Force Management
  • GIS/NIS systems
  • Service Monitoring & Management
  • Customer Order and Relationships management

- Review functional and technical solution designs created by corporate architects, delivery teams and external vendors

- Maintain the solution architecture blueprint (application inventory and interface catalogue) of U

- Enforce architecture governance in line with corporate guidelines and industry best practices

- Contribute to Identify synergies and propose solutions for the consolidation of systems, in line with the overall OSS Strategy

- Perform supplier solution/application review and acceptance

- Review vendor and industry developments and best practices.


Must have

- 10+ years' experience in architecture/solutions design in OSS/BSS systems in a Telco (ideally Cable operator) environment

- Strong technical background with hands on experience in systems integration, EAI design/implementation and/or Software Engineering

- Very good understanding of following technologies and architectures:

  • Relational databases and Datamodelling
  • Web applications architectures
  • Service Oriented Architectures
  • Application and network security architectures

- Understanding of TM Forum Frameworks: eTOM, TAM, SID and Integration Framework (TNA).Experience driving or involvement with major OSS or BSS transformation projects or programs.

- Experience in managing and driving suppliers and vendors in projects, including requirements definition, solution acceptance.

- Fluency in English is a must and in Romanian a big plus

- Ability to influence and convince on several levels in the organization.

- Excellent communication skills

- Self-started/self-motivated to define visions, policies, processes and solutions and drive these to successful implementation; identify problems and present solutions.