IT Solutions Architects and Cyber Security Engineering
Programme Director and Solutions Architect managing several SOA driven OSS – BSS – MDM implementation projects at multiple international telecommunications clients. Managed several matrixed, multicultural (Offshoring), multifunctional teams of Developers, Business Analysts, Business Intelligence, Network Architects, CM, and Testers in the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) of eTOM OSS/NMS/EMS solutions and integrating into Call Centre/NOC operations.
Delivered solutions in across the SDLC including: automated workflow, inventory management, Service Catalogs, Outside Plant (OSP), Load Balancing, Traffic Engineering, Provisioning, Business Intelligence (BI) data integrity and service controls using Scrum and Agile methods.
Crafted Project Plans, Resource Plans, Test Plans, SOW’s and Change Requests and managed client relationship in the Professional Services aspects of Solution Delivery. Chaired Executive Governance and Oversight meetings. Guided “Best Practices” thru documenting several processes. Managed contracts, resources, timelines, budgets, invoicing and receivables.
Solutions Architect for integration of OSS to: ERP, Order Management, BSS and Network Elements (NMS) and Migration/Conversion (ETL) of data from MetaSolv, Cramer, and Granite OSS’s. Enhancing OSS Solutions to auto-design, and provision next generation networks (MPLS, WiMAX, and 3G). Software Architecture to deploy authentication and authorization for network security in operational support systems.
Project Lifecycle: May 2012 – June 2015