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The Concept Visualisation team in Openet is a very important high-profile team that is responsible for the development and delivery of solution demonstrations and proof of concepts (POCs) to customers and partners as part of the sales cycle.
The group consists of a small team of highly-skilled, self-motivated and innovative Engineers with high-profile client-facing roles who regularly interact and collaborate with the majority of departments within Openet. The team is critical to supporting key stage(s) of the sales process and has enjoyed incredible success in doing so. As a result this team enjoys high-visibility and a great respect within Openet.
The role of Lead Engineer (LE) within the team revolves around participation and contribution to key phases of a Sales, Alliance or Business Development opportunity. This exciting role includes the delivery of development initiatives both internally and externally via the presentation of demonstration systems. Demonstrations are presented in conjunction with the Openet’s Sales and Technical Sales teams to customers at their premises, as well as with the Openet Channels and Alliances teams, to customers at strategic partner’s premises. The role exposes the candidates to both internal development technical expertise and best practices as well as opening a window to experience the real world of the communications service provider’s domain.
Work with our existing products by building Proof of Concepts (POCs) and trials and new ways of working to constantly improve our capabilities to rapidly add value to our customers.
Taking a technical lead on proof of concept (POC) exercises on site at customer premises and drive the execution and delivery from end to end by collaborating with architects, product owners, tech sales and engineers.
Excellence in technologies and in programming languages to include: Java, Kafka, C++, Unix, Shell script among others
Previous experience in at least 2 of these: Mediation, policy management or charging product integration.
Act as the main contact point for the CVT team in CALA region.
Preparing and planning complex projects, and driving those plans through to a successful completion alone or with the support of other team members
Presenting Openet’s product demonstrations both internally and externally to both technical and business audiences.
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple, time-sensitive projects with competing priorities while working independently to drive projects to completion under very tight deadlines.
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Experience, Skills and Knowledge Indicators for this Role:
Solution customisation & technically leading testing and deployment into a lab environment
Performing interoperability testing of 3rd party vendor equipment.
Strong software development experience is called for in this position with an equal emphasis on research into industry related technology and trends.
Have excellent oral and written communication skills for effective dialogue with customer representatives and with colleagues in Services and other Openet
Experienced project management skills with the ability to work independently across multiple concurrent initiatives in a fast paced environment with evolving priorities.
Project and Software development lifecycle experience.
Proficient in design and development of RESTful web services.
Proven record of delivery of products/projects to customers.
Ability to brainstorm enhancement with the customer with the objective of harvesting the already deployed Solution
Ability to drive technical teams through task definition and assignment in conjunction a Project Manager.
Proficient problem solving skills – i.e. issue/bug investigation and resolution
8+ year’s commercial experience within a telco environment.
Travel might be required: 0 - 25%
Nice to Have:
Experience working with a global software vendor or a global mobile operator
Knowledge of DevOps tools and methodologies
Agile Development experience
Prior experience with Cloud Native Architecture and development
Computer Science or Software Engineering related Degree is the minimum tertiary level qualification expected for this role.