Solution Architect

Job Description

Date: Sep 9, 2019

Job Summary:

 

We are now looking for a Solution Architect, who will be responsible for analyzing, designing, and developing commercially viable end-to-end technical solutions for the 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.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Convert customer needs, identified during delivery and day to day customer engagements into business opportunities and Add-on sales.

·       Build long term customer relationships and ensure high customer satisfaction and effective service delivery to position Ericsson as a strategic business partner within assigned markets.

·       Pre-sales activities, including pre-studies, as well as project activities and deliveries

·       E2E technical understanding

·       Knowledge sharing and collaboration skills

·       Scope define and design solution offerings; driving end-to-end technical solutions

  • Analyze customer technology, define business requirements, and participate in risk analysis
  • Work with core team on list of potential activities and solutions
  • Develop technical presentations and proposals, and perform customer presentations
  • Support deployment of 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 solution to enable customer competence build

Key Qualifications:

  • B.Sc. Degree in IT/ Telecom
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in IT & Telecom with more emphasis in BSS
  • Previous experience in Solution Architect roles is a plus.

Core Competences:

  • Problem Solving & Strategic Thinking
  • Customer Insight and Business Process Understanding
  • IT Systems Integration Capabilities in Telecom Operator Environment
  • IT / Enterprise Architecture Tools, Processes and Methodology
  • BSS Architecture and Integration

 

Preferred Skills:

  • Commercial Understanding
  • Market Insight
  • Telecommunications Industry Experience
  • Presentation & Communication Skills
  • Teamwork & Collaboration

 

What’s in it for you?

 

With over 90,000 employees across 180+ countries, we have a culture that respects and supports your ambitions, in alignment with our values of Respect, Professionalism and Perseverance. Ericsson is extremely focused on learning and development, supports mobility and flexible working hours. We are also committed to diversity and inclusion and to be a responsible and relevant driver of positive change. We also offer some awesome benefits, amazing career development andtraining programs to provide an empowered career in a connected world.

 

Next Steps:

 

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Why is Ericsson a great place to work?

 

Ericsson is world’s leading provider of communications technology and services. Our offerings include services, consulting, software and infrastructure within Information and Communications Technology.

Using innovation to empower people, business and society, Ericsson is working towards the Networked Society: a world connected in real time that will open up opportunities to create freedom, transform society and drive solutions to some of our planet’s greatest challenges. 

We are truly a global company, operating across borders in over 180 countries, offering a diverse, performance-driven culture and an innovative and engaging environment. As an Ericsson employee, you will have freedom to think big and the support to turn ideas into achievements. Continuous learning and growth opportunities allow you to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to progress and reach your career goals. We invite you to join our team.

 

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Req ID: 282201