Telco Cloud Senior Manager/Associate Director (Global Consultancy)

Job Title: Telco Cloud Senior Manager/Associate Director (Global Consultancy)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Contact Name: Luke Skinner
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 28, 2021 15:32

Job Description

An Exciting Opportunity with a leading Global consultancy practice within networks Management team working closely with Technology, CSP's (communication service providers) and Hyperscale clients to help transform, deploy, scale and operate their networks.

Key Responsibilities

  • A Deep understanding of NFV/ SDN Architectures; partners; roadmaps and technologies.
  • An understanding of Network architecture low level Design.
  • Virtual infrastructure understanding including sizing, budgetary estimates; comparisons of the key Voice core and Data core services among several VNF vendors & infrastructure providers.
  • Understanding of Network virtualized Infrastructure designs (high level and low level)
  • Experience in data center capacity dimensioning and DC transformation roadmap in complex environments
  • Understanding of network architecture design and NFV roadmaps
  • E2E Architecture design, supporting new DevOps based organization setup for the Cloud Infra and Service domains (Core, RAN), supporting Operational readiness review from NFV (NFVI, VNF, MANO) perspective

Key Requirements

  • 5G/4G/3G/2G, core, Network Architecture
  • Standards and framework (3GPP, 5G, LTE, ETSI, 5GAA, 5GMF, ITU)
  • 5G network functions (e.g. AUSF, AMF,DN, UDSF, NEF, NRF, NSSF, PCF, SMF, UDM, UDR, UPF, AF, RAN, EIR, SEPP, NWDAF, CHF), related Nxx interfaces and STP, DRA, OCS
  • EPC (Mavenir, Affirmed, CISCO), IMS (Metaswitch, Ribbon, Nokia, Intel), VoLTE solution (Ericsson, Hauwei),
  • Devops processes and tools
  • Network plan, design, model, setup & configuration, optimization and operations processes (event, incident, change, preventive maintenance, etc..) standards and framework (eTOM, ITIL)
  • Private Network
  • Routers, switches, firewalls and security
  • Network policies configurations, ports, blocks and VPN technologies
  • Cloud infrastructure architecture, design and rollouts (e.g. Vmware, Openstack, AWS; Azure; GCP)
  • Software defined networking technologies (VMware NSX, Juniper Contrail, Cisco ACI)
  • Orchestrate deployment of network services and systems