Cloud Architect

Job ID 18-00277

Industry Computer/IT

Job Type Contract

Location Remote, Remote


• Acts as an independent Cloud Architect and Design Lead in support of reference architecture designs to be consumed for global deployments of UC and CC solutions.
• Individual Contributor that authors Architecture and Design standards (High Level and Low level) and assists with configuration and implementation of the Architecture Design.
• Deploy the Reference Architecture via Automation and fine-tune on an on-going basis.
• Team lead role on a project with the ability to guide customer and cross-functional internal/partner teams for Cloud Architecture, Design and Project planning.
• 5+ years of proven industry experience working with Avaya solutions at Architecture, Design, Configuration and Implementation level.
• Ability to support multiple projects at any given time.
• Provides management updates and reports on project responsibilities, progress, dependencies, risks and escalations.
• Ability to work independently and in the team environments as well as with discipline in a remote/home working environment.
• Willingness to travel on as needed basis.


Technical Skills:
• Strong Avaya UC and CC experience at solution level spanning multiple Avaya products.
• Avaya ACDS and/or ACSS Certification and Experience with the following-
o Team Engagement, Aura Core, Equinox, Aura Messaging, CC Elite, CMS, Breeze, AES, Experience Portal, Oceana, Avaya Analytics, and others.
• Integration of Avaya systems with other third-party non-Avaya adjuncts – CRM, Call Recording, Workforce Optimization, AI solutions and others.
• Strong SIP Session Management and SIP protocol experience.
• Experience with Cloud Automation, Cloud Design Patterns and Microservices.
• Experience with market leading public Cloud solutions (AWS, Google, Azure) is a plus.
• Strong experience in Linux
• Core Data Networking and Network Management
• Security Architecture and Design – signaling and media encryption
• Virtualization Technologies - VMWare / Open Stack
• DevOps Frame works - Ansible / Puppet Labs / Chef
• Knowledge of Kubernetes and Docker is a plus
• Programming – HTML, CSS, Java Scripts, Python, REST API, Postman
• Proficient in Microsoft Visio and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point)
• Create Architecture Design Artifacts for the solution – Power Point High Level Architecture and Vision, Technical Visio Drawings, Configuration Details /Test Plans in Excel and Detailed descriptions in Microsoft Word.
• B.S. or M.S in one or more of the following areas - Telecommunication Networks, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering