OSS Solution Architect (NRM/ Inventory) at Connect44 Ltd, Reading, £Contract Rate

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  • Reading RG1, UK
  • Dec 04, 2019
Duration not stated

Contract Description

OSS Solution Architect (NRM/ Inventory)

We are looking for Solution Architect- contract position in Reading- UK

  • Responsible for clarification and review of requirements for NRM systems with customers and third-party partners to ensure the quality of third-party output requirement documents
  • Responsible for reviewing the design documentation of the third-party NRM system to ensure the output quality of the NRM system design documentation
  • Responsible for monitoring and promoting the development of third-party NRM system
  • Manage and suggest commercially viable end-to-end network resource management (NRM) solutions for RAN and Access Transport network with 3rd party partner
  • Manage and suggest the design and implementation of Network Planning & Engineering, Network Optimization and the support for Network Operation in resource perspective
  • Manage and suggest design/development for Network Inventory modules (Network Inventory Management, Service Inventory Management, Network Planning & Design, RAN Capacity Management, OSS Process Management, Configuration Management, Discovery & Reconciliation);
  • Manage and suggest the design and implementation of NRM deployment solution with HA/DR required
  • Manage and suggest inventory modeling for RAN and Access Transport network as well as the design and execution of data migration solution mainly from Net Cracker
  • Manage and suggest 3rd system integration testing (SIT)/ Performance test / Disaster Recovery Test/ UAT solution and plan;
  • Assist in the development and implementation of quality improvement efforts
  • Solve problems & make decisions on a daily basis relative to architecture responsibilities
  • Provide inputs for evaluation and selection of appropriate technologies to be used across the NRM solutions to meet RAN and Access Transport OSS architecture requirements;
  • Work with core team on list of potential activities & solutions
  • Participate in knowledge transfer, documentation & information sharing position
  • Maintain effective business/project relationships with operations and delivery teams ensuring all requirements from the Business Units are met;
  • Exemplify the desired culture and philosophies of the organization
  • Manage and co-operate with sub-contractor (include review, test and approval).
  • Data management process and data cleaning method/step design and detail confirmation from subcontract.
  • Interface design as provider to support consumer systems.


  • Have a proven track record as e2e Solution Architect Project Accountable in at least 1 complex NRM Delivery Implementations from start to finish.
  • Familiar with the Comarch NRM system is preferred
  • Self-starter with the ability to appropriately prioritize and plan complex work in a rapidly changing environment
  • Ability to understand and develop business requirements and create design to meet those business requirements;
  • Ability to translate architecture documents in NRM functional specification documents;
  • Results-oriented with ability to produce products that deliver organizational benefit
  • Strong critical thinker with problem-solving aptitude
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to explain technical concepts
  • Ability to collaborate well with technical and non-technical staff
  • Expertise in analyzing Business requirements, lead JAD sessions, develop design and development specifications, and Use Cases contributing to overall quality delivery.

You will use domain experiences including

  • More than 8 years relevant domain experience in architecture/ design role for OSS solutions primarily on Inventory management (i.e. Comarch or Net Cracker)
  • Should have exposure in solution designing & architecting Network Planning/Inventory Solution(Network Planning, Network inventory, Discovery and Reconciliation, Network configuration) solution for clients matching with the client requirements and proposing optimal solution to the client
  • Understanding of telecom processes - Network Planning and Engineering process, Network Optimization and Network Operation and so on Process flows.
  • Proven experiences in E2E OSS Software Application Integration with Network & Service Inventory and strong understanding of Network Equipment & Protocols.
  • Knowledge of RAN and transmission layers especially on IP RAN and modeling those in an Inventory environment is a plus
  • Support both legacy Telecom NE and VNF, with physical and logical unit.
  • Please send your Cv if you are interested in role.