Competitive Daily Rate
10 days ago
One of our clients, an advanced solutions for Mobile Network Operators , is looking for a System Engineer to join their team. You will be part of the IT Operations team which is responsible for the operations & implementation of projects.
The Senior Engineer will be responsible for installations, operations and maintenance focusing on Cloud Based Telecom Messaging solutions but also spanning.
? Assist and Execute tasks for deployment management, Integration support, vendor operation & support management, service asset
configuration & tracking service restoration, technical support, operational design, SLA/KPI management & 2nd/3rd line support.
? Assist in the specification’s definition and architecture design of the solution to be installed or requiring updates.
? Coordinate with vendors, service providers and internal resources ensuring continuous alignment and delivery of key functional and non-
functional requirements of the solution.
? Plan, organize and manage the performance of the Solution Delivery process and where necessary initiates corrective actions to cover
shortfalls in performance and delivery capability.
? Coordinate with stakeholders to ensure the solution, intervention & issue is addressed at the required standard and within the planned time
? Assist in establishing realistic estimates for project delivery while ensuring that resources are utilised in the most efficient way, focusing on
the reduction of the project delivery time while keeping the maximum quality of delivery.
? Occasional travel may be required
REQUIREMENTS and EDUCATION
? Telco Core network element exposure and troubleshooting such as (A2P & P2A Gateways, SMSCs, STPs) are a KEY asset.
? Cloud design, integration and operations for AWS, Azure and VMware private clouds, are considered a KEY asset.
? Hands on experience with Linux SCTP & SMPP (utilities/libraries), especially network tracing tools such as Wireshark is a must.
? Experience in the telecommunications section protocols such as Sigtran/MAP & SMPP are considered as an asset.
? Structured and Logical Troubleshooting skills with ample hands specifically spanning: ESXi , Linux , TCP/IP , SCTP, HTTP POST, RabbitMQ ,
Redis , PostGreSql/Mysq , Cisco & Fortigate L3 Switches & Firewalls SMS Firewall.
? Three-year experience in similar Telco Senior / Engineering roles
? Able to adjust plans as necessary and provide alternative strategies to meet changing operational situations.
? Proficiency in the English language both written and verbal, good communication and reporting skills
? Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or equivalent
? High level of initiative and self-motivated
? Team player
? Result oriented, ability to successfully work under tight project deadlines.
? Structured, well organised, and sound project/task management skills.