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Senior Engineer - Solutions Architect

Reference ID: TEC10981-19

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Be the DevOps Engineer for Voice On Media Room @ Telus!

Join our team

Here's the impact you'll make and what we'll accomplish together

The role of Solutions Architect (SA) requires broad technical knowledge and skills in various areas including data networking, voice/video networking, IT security, Cloud solutions, wireless (fixed and mobile), application development, operational support, and data center technology.

While not necessarily a subject matter expert in all areas, the SA will typically have an in-depth knowledge of core telecom services and networks. Specifically, the SA must be able to work with Product Owners, Developers and Operations to develop complex and or custom solutions to meet customers' technology requirements. When customizations are needed to TELUS standard service offerings, the SA is responsible for ensuring that the required solution is supported by the TELUS Marketing, Technology Strategy, Development, Implementation and Operations and Security teams.

The SA role also requires great interpersonal and leadership skills to enable collaboration, intra-company negotiation and management of customer expectation and experience.

Here's how
    •Consult with Product Owners, Technical Counterparts, Application Developers, Operational Experts, and Corporate Security to develop complex and/or custom solutions to meet the needs of TELUS customers •Work with Marketing, Technology Strategy, Fulfillment and Assurance teams to ensure all custom solutions are on strategy, implementable and supportable •Design and Architect creative solutions that are reliable, performant, maintainable, and scalable •Identify problem areas and suggest solutions on how to tackle them


You're the missing piece of the puzzle
    •Strong technology acumen, and awareness of Industry Product Offering •In-depth understanding of core network architectures and capabilities •Core long-term orientation: Experienced in working on complex, multi-month or multi-year projects •Continual learning bias combined with just-in-time learning capability •Familiarity with TELUS products and capabilities, particularly Optik TV •Familiarity with TELUS systems and processes •Experienced with large customers and complex solutions •Good interpersonal skills within TELUS and in front of Customers (calm, fact based, practical) •Understanding of technical solution development best practices •Understanding of financial analysis fundamentals: Cash flow analysis, Return on Investment (ROI) calculations, Net Present Value (NPV) calculations, etc •Post-secondary or equivalent qualification in Engineering, Computer Sciences or Information Technology (IT) •7+ years' experience in related field

    •Extensive experience in DevOps at an enterprise level •Keen interest to work on Voice On Media Room •In-depth understanding of Cloud technologies •Industry recognized experience and/or accreditation: Professional Engineer (P. Eng.), Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE), Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE)

Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn't matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected. Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.

Do you share our passion?

At TELUS, you create future friendly ® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

Posted: April 22, 2019
Closes: June 21, 2019