NFVI Cloud Platform Architect

Place of work
Jarabinkova 1, Bratislava
Contract type
Start date
ASAP or upon agreement
Salary offered (gross)
upon agreement

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

*Maintain cloud-readiness criteria that applications must comply with for being onboarded (level of cloudification, manageability, verification tests, documenta-tion, licensing, fulfilling platform policies, security, etc.)
*Define acceptance criteria and checklist for including new infrastructure re-sources (provided by datacenter(s)) into the Cloud Platform
*Receive Application Manager's new requirements and balance these against platform efficiency for further evolution of the platform
*Define requirements for connectivity between the used data centers
*Keep backlog of Cloud Platform updated
*Communication and cooperation with 3rd parties/ vendors during tendering pro-cess or during definition of requirements on NFVI architecture.
*Monitoring of market trends, legislation and competition in the area of NFVI
*Participation on the projects and project management governance, responsible for administration of project documentation (i.e. business cases, project plans, re-sponsibility matrix, project scope).
*Maintain compliance with legal aspects

Employee perks, benefits

* mobile phone
* tablet
* notebook
* employee discount for Slovak Telekom products and services (TV, internet, fixed line...)
* opportunity to be part of truly international team and enviroment

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization


Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Personality requirements and skills

- 5 years experience in area of network and/or IT architectures working for a communication service provider, cloud service provider or relevant equip-ment/software vendor.
- Detailed understanding of virtualization technologies.
- Experience in agile development methodologies and tools
- Good understanding of requirements of network functions on NFVI
- Experience in contribution torelevant standardization and industry bodies: e.g. ETSI, ONF, IETF

Soft skills:
 Self-motivated
 Highly collaborative
 Flexibility to travel
 Efficient communication
Hard skills:
 Compute, Network and Storage Infrastructure
 Cloud OS, OpenStack, Operation SW and Hypervisors
 Service and application orchestration as well es modeling languages, e.g. TOSCA, Heat.
 IP Services
 Public/Private Cloud Architectures
 CI/CD processes and tools (e.g. Jenkins, Chef, Puppet, Git, Ansible etc.)
 Knowledge of network hardware, TCP/IP, routing, switching, network security and telecommunication circuits
 MS office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook, Visio, Project) – advanced
 Candidates with relevant certifications in the area of IT and Networking are pre-ferred, e.g. ONF certified SDN professional.


Brief description of the company

Deutsche Telekom Pan-Net, s.r.o. - established within Pan IP program is a company which will pilot and manage the whole pan-European Network. From Bratislava, this company will be the first point of contact regarding all overarching matters of the national companies with respect to the pan-European Network.
Being the key entry gate for requirements towards Pan-Net portfolio, we will manage a common service production catalogue, establish new processes and operating models, combining assets and resources to create services for the national companies.
To achieve all this we are building a new, cross-functional and truly international team.

Main focus of the company's activities


Company address

Deutsche Telekom Pan-Net s.r.o.
P.O.BOX 105
830 05 Bratislava 35
ID: 2765034   Dátum zverejnenia: 2.3.2017