Principle Consultant (OSS)

Job Description

Date: Jul 9, 2019

Principle Consultant (OSS)

Company: Ericsson

Location: Negotiable

Salary: Competitive

Posting date:08/07/2019

 

About Ericsson:

Ericsson is one of the leading providers of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) to service providers & more than 40% of the world’s mobile traffic is carried through our networks. We enable the full value of connectivity by creating game-changing technology and services that are easy to use, adopt and scale, making our customers successful in a fully connected world. For more than 140 years, our ideas, technology and people have changed the world. At Ericsson, we apply our innovation to market-based solutions that empower people & society to help shape a more sustainable world.

 

The Job:

Due to increased demand within the geographical region, we now have a need for a Principle Consultant. ICT is transforming the way billions of people work, play and communicate. Consumer lifestyles are changing rapidly, with mobile devices using more data as they access more products and services. Do you want to take the opportunity to shape the future of technology with us at Ericsson?

 

The purpose of the Principle Consultant is to across MELA, support a number of Ericsson Customer Units (CUs) with knowledge and expertise, sales support and best practices on non-delegated products, primarily Orchestration. The Principle Consultant will help communicate our OSS strategy, support sales, push campaigns, support business development and proposal creation across the MA. This will be done through your expertise and experience of different best practices from across the MA and Ericsson globally.

 

The key responsibilities:

  • You will work closely with CU’s and customers, communicating Ericsson’s technology strategy and vision
  • You will support strategic initiatives and lead business development activities to support business growth
  • You will look to provide targeted expertise, injecting best practices and conducting in-depth reviews of strategies and proposals
  • You will lead and participate in the wider community of practitioners in sharing best practices, knowledge management, and harvesting and reuse.

 

The person:

To be suitable for this role you will ideally have a technical background in engineering or computer science. You must have a good technical competence when it comes to the understanding of the solution area portfolio and associated standards. Previous in-field experience of Ericsson products or similar is required.  Good knowledge of the Ericsson organization and relationships within CUs and the Solution Area is preferred.

It is desired that you will have a strong understanding of operators fixed and mobile network architectures and impacts from NFV, SDN, Cloud and 5G.

 

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