Solution Architect (Job Code SA-MA) (NetCracker Technology Corporation, Waltham, MA
Solution Architect(Job Code SA-MA)
(NetCracker Technology Corporation, Waltham, MA
Join NetCracker Technology, a wholly owned subsidiary of NEC Corporation, to work for a forward-looking software company, offering mission-critical solutions to service providers around the globe. Our comprehensive portfolio of software solutions and professional services enables large-scale digital transformations, unlocking the opportunities of the cloud, virtualization and the changing mobile ecosystem. With an unbroken service delivery track record of more than 20 years, our unique combination of technology, people and expertise helps companies transform their networks and enable better experiences for their customers.
Define end-to-end architecture of the Netcracker customer solution
Ensure that solution meets business goals set by customer
Ensure solution integrity at all stages of the software development lifecycle
Ensure that the selected solution architecture and development approach fit the budget and time constraints
Enforce and follow implementation methodologies, propose industry best practices and guide customer to the best solutions
Interact with product, support, consultancy and other teams to find best ways to address solution requirements
Prepare proposals to enhance existing solutions, as well as technical part of RFx responses
Lead the process of delivering high-quality product and architecture presentations and demonstrations
Lead and present to customers and partners
Cooperate with account teams in ensuring customer satisfaction
Actively contribute to regional engineering practices and knowledge center
Lead pre-sales activities:
Assess customer's RFPs
Prepare solution proposal
Support sales demonstrations; and Drive implementation project team to ensure project stays on track according schedule and meets customer's requirements. .
Experience and Requirements:
Delivering solutions to a Telecommunications company
Demonstrated knowledge of major industry standards including eTOM, SID, ITIL, OSS/j, MTOSI
Information technology and software development experience in the following areas: large-scale, mission-critical applications, Fulfillment, OSS, general large-scale system architecture, large-scale databases; and Well-developed knowledge and understanding of the global telecommunications marketplace.
At least three (3) years of experience as a Solution Architect or related occupation working at a Telecommunications Company (telco) with Solutions/Systems Integration (SI), Business Support Systems (BSS), or Independent Software Vendors (ISV)
Travel required to Ecuador, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, El Salvador and Mexico (less than 10%).
Requires a Bachelor's degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Science or related field