Microsoft is on a mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Cloud and 5G are two of the most powerful forces transforming technology today.
The Azure for Operators team (A4O) is at the forefront of this change, developing global communication core and edge technologies that help Telco Operators, Enterprise, and Government to accelerate this transformation through Azure.
We seek motivated, collaborative, growth minded candidates to join our global organization with presence across the US (Boston, Dallas, Redmond), UK and India.
In A4O you’ll find Microsoft’s Cloud DNA combined with the Industry expertise and Entrepreneurship of recently acquired Affirmed Networks and Metaswitch.
You’ll find a team that values diversity in our perspectives and approaches to make Azure the platform of choice for the 5G era.
To help support this mission, we are looking for an experienced engineer or architect to work on-site with a customer in Auckland, New Zealand, helping them to successfully deploy Microsoft’s 4G and 5G technology.
The successful applicant will have deep existing experience of IMS and Voice over LTE technology and Microsoft’s existing IMS-based product set, and be prepared to spend a minimum of 12 months on-site in Auckland.
Work alongside the existing Microsoft customer delivery and success teams at the customer
Help the customer diagnose and identify issues within their voice and data networks, including identifying problems with Microsoft and third-party components
Act as a conduit between the customer and internal Microsoft teams based in New Zealand and the UK to communicate status on, key technicalissues and challenges faced by the customer
Provide technical expertise and coordination in urgent resolution of critical issues
Evangelise on behalf of the customer internally within Microsoft and on behalf of Microsoft at the customer
As this role involves liaising with teams based in the UK, some early morning and late evening working will be required
At the completion of the project we would provide you with the opportunityto become partof Microsoft’s New Zealand Rhino engineering team, contributing your real-world knowledge of deploying our products
Extensive experience developing, deploying or supporting Microsoft’s Azure for Operators Rhino VoLTE TAS, Perimeta and Clearwater Core products
In-depth understanding of IMS and VoLTE networks
Excellent verbal and written communications skills, able to lead and drive technical conversations
Demonstrates customer obsession
Able to live and work in Auckland, New Zealand for a minimum of 12 months
Prepared to work early mornings and late evenings a minimum of twice a week
Maths, science or technology degree or equivalent experience
Proven ability to interface directly with customers, leading to successful outcomes