IP and Optical Networks Services Business Unit (ION – SBU) provides professional services in support of the deployment of advanced network solutions across the entire ION product line. The ION Global Network Engineering (GNE) team provides a wide range of services including:
IP/MPLS Network core and services design, including business VPNs, residential services, Wifi-Offload, CG-NAT, Application Assurance, ISP networks, security, mobile backhauling, EPC infrastructure…
Network and services migration
Architecture and Design Consultation
Advanced training workshops
The team is seeking an IP Networks Architect to deliver services to Nokia’s customer base. The candidate in this role will be required to work in a consultative manner with external Customers, Product Line Managers, Regional Customer Support teams and GNE engineers
Typical tasks include:
Lead requirements gathering and scoping workshops with Customers to collect design requirements
Translate requirements into design specifications.
Provide guidance to Customers on best design practices in the areas of IP/MPLS core and services architecture. Acting as an IP/MPLS consultant.
Provide on-site support during customer deployment and integration.
Being Nokia design and architect representative.
Work with Product Line Management and pre-sales team for the feature enhancement requests.
Minimum: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent experience.
Advanced IP/MPLS training/certification (Nokia SRA, Cisco CCxx, Juniper Junos)
The ideal candidate should have work experience with some or all of the following (minimum 5+ years relevant work experience):
Experience delivering professional services including network strategy, design and engineering, implementation, testing, customer training and on-site support.
Network Engineering expertise at a Multi-vendor integration experience.
Strong working level knowledge of IP Networking. Routing protocols (OSPF, ISIS, BGP), signaling protocols (RSVP, LDP), QoS, IP VPN, VLAN, VLL/VPLS, BRAS, NAT,DPI etc.
Specific Nokia knowledge of 7950,7750, 7210 and 7705 product lines
3rd party router expertise, include Cisco/Juniper product lines.
Excellent hands-on network integration and problem solving skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Influences others outside of the team to ensure goals are met and conflicts are resolved.
Responds to requests for technical information and assistance in a timely and professional manner