Microsoft Corporation Senior Mobile Packet Core Engineer in London, United Kingdom
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Metaswitch, a newly acquired division of Microsoft, lead the way in cloud native communication software. With award winning solutions providing highly scalable and fault tolerant systems that run right in the core of over 1,000 service providers and mobile operators networks.
Microsoft are continuing to grow the Metaswitch business with growth in multiple locations across the UK, including Enfield (North London), Cambridge, Midlands and Edinburgh.
.After an initial training and ramp-up period, the successful candidate will have the following core responsibilities.
Providing detailed written and spoken briefings to the team on customer requirements.
Collaborating with the team to help produce technical specifications for the product set.
Conducting deep technical analysis of 3GPP standards and providing recommendations to the team and Product Owner.
Providing technical backup to sales accounts teams – helping them to gather detailed technical requirements and producing input for them (e.g. helping them construct RFP responses).
Defining the quality barfor key customer releases, and collaborating with the teams to define test strategiesand reviewing test reportsto help meet that bar.
Generating customer facing compliance and specification documentation.
In addition, candidates with hands-on technical expertise and interest, would collaborate with the architecture team on technology investigations and potentially pull together demos for end customers.
Deep understanding of mobile packet core technology.
An Engineering background,understanding of the costs and challenges impacting the Engineering Team.
Apassion for high-quality Engineering and atrack record of shaping product direction.
Successful candidates would also desirably have familiarity with some or all of the following areas of expertise.
Experience of technical leadership role within agile development teams
Experience ofCNCF technologies especially:Kubernetes, Helm, Prometheus
Significant familiarity with Linux and Linux-based systems, ideally including deploying software using containers
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