SDA&P IT Solution Architect

Job Description

Date: Mar 13, 2019


SDA&P IT Solution Architect

IT Engineering is part of our global 24/7 Service Delivery Application and Platforms Organization within Business Unit Managed Services.

The scope of IT Engineering encompasses the design, development, deployment, LCM and L3 Support of our common IT production and Lab environments hosting our business applications and platforms.


Job Summary:

We are looking for a Solution Architect, who will be responsible for analyzing, designing and developing commercially viable end-to-end technical solutions for our customers. In this role, you will also be accountable for providing profitable business for Ericsson by translating customer needs, and technology opportunities into detailed technical offering, solutions and proposals.


Main Responsibilities: 

  • Scope, define and design solution offerings; drive end-to-end technical solutions
  • Analyze customer technology, define business requirements and participate in risk analysis
  • Work with core team on a list of potential activities and solutions
  • Develop technical presentations and proposals, and perform customer presentations
  • Support deployment of a solution
  • Provide feedback to R&D
  • Participate in knowledge transfer, documentation and information sharing
  • Stay abreast of on new technology/technical areas and share information about the solution to enable customer competence to build


Key Qualifications:

  • At least 5 years of experience in designing complex IT environments including network, server and storage area
  • Knowledge and experience with VMware vSphere systems (5.x/6.x)
  • Knowledge and experience with Citrix products: XenApp
  • Knowledge and experience with Windows Server platforms (2008/2012/2016) and Linux systems (RedHat 6.x, 7.x)
  • Knowledge of LAN/WAN infrastructure and protocols as well as network security (TCP/IP, VPN, NAT, STP, VLAN, DMZ, MPLS, GSLB, routing, switching)
  • Knowledge of load balancing technology (Citrix NetScaler / F5)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English is a prerequisite
  • Experience of working in a global multicultural environment


Apply if you are a specialist in Citrix, VM Ware or Network Security area!


Nice to have:

  • Private Cloud based on VMware vRealize Automation suite 
  • Software Defined Data Center concept including SDN, in particular, VMware NSX technology
  • SAN/NAS storage systems (NetApp, Dell Compellent) and storage protocols: NFS, iSCSI
  • Backup systems, e.g. SMVI, OSSV, Veeam
  • Knowledge and experience with Citrix products: XenDesktop, NetScaler Unified Gateway
  • Automation tools (Jenkins, Ansible, Git, Artifactory, PowerShell / CLI)
  • Database management (Oracle, MS SQL, MariaDB)


What we offer:

•  Interesting projects with a variety of market leading technologies

•  Internal and external training within IT domain as well personal

•  Friendly and positive atmosphere in a multicultural environment