Current Vacancies

IP Network Architect - Ref. 714

Location:
South
Date Posted:
11 Dec 2018
Contract Type:
Limited Contract
Contract Duration:
3+ months
Job Description
Flomatik have a requirement for an experienced telecoms professional to support one of Flomatik's exciting new clients in a consultancy role, primarily focused on the architecture of their Core IP Network.  As Flomatik's Consultant, you’ll be focused and experienced in developing the client's E2E IP network architecture from the client's PoP's and Data Centres; be expert in Service Offerings and Solution Development. You’ll convey competence in all aspects of the IP Layer 3 up, but also comfortable in helping select suitable vendors, create HL implementation and test plans for the chosen architecture and infrastructure.

Outline duties will be varied with the following key responsibilities:

  • Represent Flomatik in all engagements with our client
  • Create and document the clients Core IP Network architecture, outlining design and planning principles that will support the overall network build
  • Develop the overarching fundamental design principles including PoP to Data Centre connectivity
  • Solution Development for required Services
  • Identify gaps in Service Provider solutions
  • Creation of a HL Implementation Plan for the IP Network
  • Creation of a Test Plan for the IP Network Support
  • Support the Client with their Vendor selection process
  • Able to work in a business development / 'start up' environment
  • Drive and assist key architecture and business decisions based
  • Able to work with a variety of Stakeholders in a professional manner – either customers or suppliers
  • A keen attention to detail and “right first time” approach to the delivery of detailed delivery models
  • Creation of clear and robust technical specification documentation
Outlined Deliverables
  • A credible Core IP Network architecture solution capable of delivering the required IP/Ethernet services
  • Assumptions, project plan, costings, presentation
  • Design validation / assurance
  • Justified business and engineering proposal for overall IP topology
  • Technical proposal for IP network architecture
  • Illustrated technical document outlining pros an cons of chosen architecture and service solutions

A typical range of skills, aptitudes and understandings will include:

  • Extensive knowledge in telecom standards, specification and processes
  • Extensive knowledge of Core IP Network infrastructure build
  • Highly experienced at Transport and Netowrk layers
  • The ability to clearly convey this knowledge within Flomatik and to its client
  • Extensive knowledge in business case modelling and cost justification
  • Extensive knowledge in report writing to senior level
  • A desire for innovation and competition
  • Ability to draw from a range of technical disciplines
  • Solid technical knowledge & document writing skills
  • Able to communicate with people across multiple locations and at different levels
  • Ability to analyse, confront and negotiate with material suppliers and engineering contractors
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office and PC literacy is clearly essential

Flomatik is the Professional Services and Engineering subsidiaries of Teleste, who are an international technology company that develops and offers video and broadband technologies and related services.

The company provides bespoke, insightful and innovative Service solutions using a collaborative approach to forge strong partnerships, providing Consulting, Resources, Project Management and Managed Services.

Flomatik’s clients include UK operators, their prime Technology Vendors and the largest Super-contractor companies, who are under pressure to deliver extraordinary technological and operational change, and want a company that can respond quickly and achieve optimal results.

Investment in new staff is a major part of our strategy for growth, and we are seeking candidates with the desire and determination to be part of our future success.

Full information on Flomatik Network Services, this position and full contact information please refer to our website: www.flomatik.co.uk