Tuesday, 26 May 2020

Architect (Senior) (French Speaking)

Market - related
Type d'emploi:
Temps plein
Date limite:
31 December 2019


This client looks for high achievers who wish to build a career at a top international IT company.

Their typical applicant should not just be looking for a job, but should be seeking a career filled with opportunity, should enjoy the challenge of working towards stretch goals; and be willing to take every chance to grow on a technical and personal level.

Join an elite team.



  • Providing technical leadership / accountability for design / implementation.

  • Ensuring technical viability of solutions and subsequent change requests, identifying, resolving and mitigating technical issues and risks.

  • Creating and/or validating work estimates / skills with task scheduling and resource requests, including providing technical task identification / proposed delegation.

  • Coordinating with development / test teams.

  • Managing technical customer interactions.

  • Working with customer/s to gather and document requirements, guiding the customer to develop requirements across multiple domain areas.

  • Creating designs that meets the customer requirements, fits within the OSS/BSS infrastructure and is designed to make the best use of company product offerings.

  • Coaching / mentoring other project members.

  • Providing feedback to the solution engineering team for improvements, market trends and product issues.

  • Pursues knowledge of upcoming product features as they are made known or released.

  • May participate as a member of the solution engineering team, providing both regional and global guidance regarding solutions and methodologies.




Skills / Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Business or equivalent education / experience required.
  • 10 years' software development and application implementation experience.
  • Senior design experience in UNIX and database applications.
  • Telecommunications industry experience and in-depth knowledge of related products.
  • Experience in implementing technologically complex projects.
  • Experience in delivering large transformation programs - essential.
  • Experience in playing an end to end solution architect role across a wide stack.
  • Experience in the following would be preferred:
    • Technical project management experience.
    • Agile methodologies experience.

*Please note* The role will be based in Johannesburg with significant travel to customer sites in Africa as needed.

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