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IT Architecture Specialist Job at Etisalat Nigeria
« on: Mar 10, 2013, 09:30 AM »
Job Title: Specialist, IT Architecture  

Job Location: Lagos, NIGERIA

Organisation: Etisalat Nigeria

Job Summary: Support the development, maintenance, governance and end-to-end (multi-tier) management of the company’s enterprise systems architecture to ensure availability of adequate capacity in meeting business requirements optimally and sustainably

Principal Functions:

•   Create, communicate, improve and enable evolution of models and principles which describe the enterprise future-state vision

•   Capture complex knowledge about the business and supporting technology framework and distil knowledge into usable format for everyday business and technology decision support

•   Ensure that new technology is adopted into the IT environment in an organized and strategy-focussed manner by implementing and managing appropriate technology controls

•   Ensure that all deployed technologies in the IT environment work together (integrate) in the best way possible to deliver real value to the business

•   Enforce strict compliance for all changes within approved IT standards and policies to guarantee that the production systems run ONLY authorized and tested configurations

•   Benchmark enterprise IT with best practices

•   Develop and implement mechanism for affording optimal use and re-use of IT resources in the enterprise while eliminating unnecessary duplications

•   Conduct analysis of the current IT environment to detect critical deficiencies and recommend solutions for improvement

•   Participate in the definition and enforcement of enterprise architecture policies

•   Implement and manage framework for continuous capacity planning and monitoring with a view to proactively meeting and anticipating business demand across all IT systems

•   Participate in the management of business continuity through enforced standards of document management for requirements, analysis, design, implementation and operations documents

•   Track and evaluate usage statistics of deployed systems and advise on required capacity provisioning actions

Educational Requirements:

•   First degree or equivalent in Computer Science/ Engineering, Electrical/ Electronic Engineering, or any other numerate discipline

•   Relevant postgraduate/ professional qualifications will be an added advantage

•   Relevant IT and telecoms certifications, such as TOGAF and ZF, will be an added advantage

Experience, Skills & Competencies:

•   Between three (3) and five (5) years directly relevant post-NYSC work experience in multiple, diverse technology environments and domains including any of technical infrastructure, application development, middleware, database management and operations

•   Ideal candidate must be able to demonstrate:

•   Good understanding of telecoms business and technology models

•   Practical working knowledge of, and hands-on exposure to, key mobile CSP network elements

•   Strong experience in planning, building and running telecoms BSS/ OSS and related platforms

•   Very good understanding of business analysis and project management methods

•   Very good conceptual and analytical thinking

•   Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

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