Military Veterans are Encouraged to Apply. Role - Telco Staff Consulting ArchitectThe global VMware Professional Services Organization (PSO) influences the success of each VMware implementation. The PSO team is dedicated to the success of the customer and their digital strategy. The PSO team ensuresthat VMware customers are successfully implementing their business plans from adoption all the way to a fully functioning solution.As a Staff Consulting Architect, you acquire intimate knowledge of the customers' business, its strategic goals and the specific requirements of our largest enterprise and global projects. You will be demonstrating the technical abilities of the consulting team you lead and drive a solution that assists the customer in achieving their business goals and outcomes. You are a solution level subject matter expert with broad knowledge across the VMware technology stack and of 3rd party integrated products. In addition to customer facing delivery, Staff Consulting Architects also provide key input to pre-sales on complex multi-discipline bids and drive best practices.VMware PSO is committed to offering a collaborative and supportive working environment with a full enablement plan and the opportunity to develop in the latest Software-Defined Datacenter or Digital Workspace technologies and solutions. We promote an inclusive atmosphere where your voice will be heard, and where you will be part of a dynamic team working in partnership with each other.We are looking for conscientious and responsible individuals who can build on our successful track record and come with us on the next stage of our journey.We will sponsor your enablement and certification up to and including VCDX certification.Work for the global leader in cloud infrastructure and virtualization solutions*** This job requisition is not eligible for employment-based immigration sponsorship by VMware.Responsibilities You will take ownership of business outcomes of projects, lead technical project teams and take accountability for all project deliverables.Strategically plan with sales, pre-sales and the customer to build out a delivery roadmap.Vision new services and requirements and be a trusted advisor to technical decision makers and key project stakeholders on your projects.Define and present a transformational journey to senior project stakeholders.Work with project manager on project budget, resource planning and all aspects of efficient delivery.Confidently gather use case requirements and creation of high-level enterprise designs while functioning as a resource for "Best Practices" and driving adoption of VMware Telco solutions.Ensure the solution being delivered is fit for purpose, referencing the initial business goals and objectives of the project through strong project governance.Maintain current, high-level technical knowledge of the entire VMware product line and future product direction and expert level knowledge of the core VMware product line and your specialist area.Actively demonstrate commercial awareness and stay within the scope of the contracted work.Assist in the development of our consulting service offerings as well as developing white papers and best practices.Must enjoy and thrive working with leading edge technology and being an intrinsic part of a fantastic team.Establish and lead multi discipline teams to achieve customer objectivesDefine, document, and build use cases across multiple technologies Demonstrated ability and experience in customer-facing positions as a Professional Services architect or consultant.Excellent documentation and technical writing skills.Adaptable and progressive learner with the ability to communicate complex technical topics to a technical and non-technical audience.An active listener with excellent communications and interpersonal skills, with an ability to utilize different styles of questioning techniques and manage conflict to achieve a resolution.Telco Specific RequirementsDemonstrated experience with 5G Service Based ArchitecturePlatform orchestration with Telco 5GAbility to design, build, document complex Telco 5G platformsExperience with CNF/VNF from multiple NF providers (e.g. Nokia, Eriksson, Oracle, Mavenir, Amdocs)Demonstrated knowledge of ORAN and ORAN implementationsExperience with 4G/5G Operational aspects, related to deployment, configuration, and day 1 and day 2 operationsCI/CD experience focusing on CNFExperience with Open Sources related to Telco, OPNFV, ONAP, TOSCA, and Helm Charts5-10 years senior technical/architectural experience in a Telco environmentContainer platform management with KubernetesCertification and EducationBachelor's degree as a minimum or demonstrate equivalent industry experience5-10 years Telco industry experience at a senior architect levelVMWare VCP NSX-T, vSphereNice to have Certifications in the following areasNokia 5G Core Certification (Nokia program) - Architecture/DeploymentMavenirCloud Native Computing or Kubernetes Administration/Developer Certification (CNCF/CKA)Public Cloud (AWS, GCP, Azure) - DevOps/AdministrationWhy Choose VMware?Make an impact on your career path; grow professionally and personally by accessing our in-house learning & development opportunities & education assistance program.Voice your creative solutions to new and existing problems and watch them become initiatives.Thrive in a unique work environment where the emphasis reflects our values of Execution, Passion, Integrity, Customers and Community.Earn a competitive compensation package with performance- based bonuses and increases, a generous benefits package that really takes care of your needs and unexpected perks that make working here fun!Apply Now - Let's shape the future of what's next together. : Services and Consulting: Consultant: Business Leadership/: Full Time: Yes: 2020-09-28VMware's Professional Services team is obsessed with helping organizations achieve their goals with the power of VMware technology. As partners throughout their digital transformation, we work with customers to build the IT capabilities, competencies, and culture they need to improve employee and customer experiences, accelerate innovation, and confidently move into the future. Join our team, and you'll work alongside a diverse group of people who are passionate about sharing their broad expertise and empowering you to do your best work. Our technology is changing the way the world's biggest brands do business. Where will your impact be made?VMware Company Overview: At VMware, we believe that software has the power to unlock new opportunities for people and our planet. We look beyond the barriers of compromise to engineer new ways to make technologies work together seamlessly. Our cloud, mobility, and security software form a flexible, consistent digital foundation for securely delivering the apps, services and experiences that are transforming business innovation around the globe. 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