We have been retained by our client to find them a Lead OSS Engineer at Herndon, Virginia.
Title: Lead OSS Engineer
Location: Herndon, Virginia
Duration: Full Time
Rate: Market, Dependent on Qualification (DOQ)
Start date: Immediate
Visa: GC Holder, H1B, U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply
Lead the technical assessment of specific technical solutions proposed by vendors.
Responsible for verifying and implementing the detailed technical design solution for Company’s 5G OSS.
Lead the integration & testing of 5G E2E OSS in the lab.
Lead the deployment and integration of the 5G E2E OSS in production.
Interface with IT to ensure required OSS/BSS integration points are identified and addressed in a timely and effective manner.
Define the 5G OSS technical roadmap.
Participate in 5G OSS standards bodies to represent and drive adoption of Company’s requirements.
Provide input to the company strategy moving forward.
Provide regular executive updates to Company’s leadership about status, risks, and mitigation for Company’s 5G OSS.
Provide technical guidance and mentoring to the team.
Experience of solving end-to-end design challenges that have significant interaction between multiple systems and domains
Demonstrable experience and/or expert knowledge of two or more of the following:
3G/4G Mobile Packet Core architecture
3G/4G OSS architecture
3G Circuit Switched Core architecture
4G Voice Architecture (IMS)
Mobile Service Control architecture
Internet architecture including IP Networks, IP routing and IP Security Principles
Experience in 2 or more of the following work areas: architecture, design, test and operations
Experience with the specification and design of Network and Customer Provisioning, Operations, and Diagnostics architecture and systems (understanding of 5G is a big plus)
Experience with deployment of OSS and Network and Customer Provisioning, Operations, and Diagnostics systems through the delivery lifecycle from initial design to full operationalization.
Working knowledge of IP networks, preferably with experience with the prime IP vendor equipment.
Detailed level understanding of architectural dependencies of technologies in use in the IT environment, as it relates to OSS design and implementation
Able to communicate with internal and external senior management confidently
Ability to work in a multi- technology environment with the ability to diagnose complex technical problems to their root cause
Understanding of Telecommunications networks and telecommunications service modelling
Proven experience in OSS/BSS solutions either working for Operators or OSS/vendors
TM Forum certification are a plus
Real world experience in implementing service orchestration solutions for the core and edge networks
Ability to motivate small to medium sized teams
Vendor management skills and experience
Project lifecycle understanding
Good analytical and problem-solving skills
Good practical skills in troubleshooting and fault resolution
10+ years of professional experience and a Bachelor of Science or equivalent degree in computer science or related area of study; Master’s preferred
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