Director Consulting Expert-OSS/BSS

Director Consulting Expert-OSS/BSS

Category: Software Development/ Engineering
City: Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Position ID: J1121-3013
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

Job Description
Director Consulting Expert – Telecom OSS/BSS
CGI is recruiting for a Director Consulting Expert (DCE) in Telecom OSS/BSS domain for the Mediation Solution.
CGI is looking for a top talent in the OSS/BSS mediation space. The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding of OSS and BSS systems, as well as experience in designing and transferring applications to the cloud. A Director Consulting Expert (DCE) should able to effectively lead sizeable, and complex projects. This role is a client-facing, and billable role with responsibility for generating revenue growth.
Key Responsibilities
• Manage the solution design throughout the project life-cycle through to deployment, ensuring that any defects are identified and resolved throughout the process
• Provide technical leadership on projects, managing application designers to ensure the coherency of end-to-end designs
• Collect, Analyse and Review the Business Requirements Specifications and use cases for customer requirements.
• Ensure that proposed technical changes are assessed appropriately for the impact and cost to IT systems
• Design end-to-end IT solutions for projects, integrating multiple systems (bespoke and COTS) and ensuring that designs adhere to agreed design standards and methods
• Ensure that compliance to design is tracked through the project life-cycle through to deployment
• Provide technical leadership, governance and architecture guidance and for IT's strategic technical direction in line with the company's overall business strategy
• Actively participate in implementation of new usage reconciles.
• Ability to analyse and recommend required system performance tuning.
• Understanding requirements and perform the following, :
o QA Requirement Analysis
o Project Estimation
o Impact Assessment
o Test case design
o Test execution
o Status reporting

Ideally, you should possess this experience:
• University degree - engineering or IT/telecoms preferred.
• 10 years of experience in any of OSS/BSS system such as Oracle, Amdocs, CSG, Ericsson (EMM), Nokia/Comptel mediation Or any other mediation system.
• 2-4 years of experience in cloud based transformation program
• Thorough knowledge of OSS/BSS solutions and telecom business processes is a must
• Architect large systems – providing guiding principles to deployment teams in right-sizing of servers for hardware, databases and applications – providing inputs to internal teams and COTS vendors in a system-integration environment. This includes cloud and bare-metal hosting.
• Relevant experience in Mediation systems within the mobile telecommunications industry.
• Hands on experience of performing a solution design or enterprise architect's role in a Mobile Telecom organisation
• Ability to technically lead complex projects throughout the complete IT lifecycle (Analysis, Architecture, Design, Build, Test & Production).
• Strong understanding of different Java standards and enterprise framework.
• Experience in pre-sales and solution designs.
• Have experience in RHEL/Unix, Java, Spring, DevOps tools, SQL , Oracle.
• Knowledge and good understanding of micro-services architecture and DevOps principles is required
• Well equipped with Agile & Waterfall Methodologies.
• Strong inter-personal and communication skills.
• Strong analytical / problem solving ability
• Excellent communication, reporting and interpersonal skills

What you can expect from us:

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CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.