Job Description

Accenture Cloud First offers a full spectrum of cloud services to help our clients realize the value from their investment. We know cloud is more than just technology, so our solutions encompass the workforce and culture change needed for lasting success.

At Accenture we are working with the leading companies in the Nordics which are ahead of the curve when it comes to transforming their networks through virtualization, cloud, 5G and edge technologies. Now we are looking for a Telco cloud manager to join Cloud First Networks which is our cross Nordics organization for our specialists within this exiting domain. If you want to take part in the most innovative and transformative networks projects in the Nordic, this is the place to be! 



The type of profile we are looking for is: 

  • passionate about the opportunities that lies in network transformation enabled by private 5G networks, edge computing and cloud technologies 

  • have experience with enterprise-wide, complex transformation strategies and expertise in network, platforms, data and/or cloud strategies as lever for change 

  • have strong analytical and conceptual skills, fluency and solid, structured communication skills in English as well as flexibility, mobility and team player abilities as key preconditions for everyday consulting 


As a Telco Cloud Manager, you will primarily bring experience and expertise on: 

  • Private/telco cloud architectures, partners, roadmaps and technologies with specific skills on NFV/SDN 

  • Telco grade virtualization technologies such as VMware and Openstack (RedHat or other flavors) 

  • Infrastructure virtualization in general, including sizing, budgetary estimates and scaling 

  • Onboarding of the key Voice core and Data core network functions among several vendors & providers (such as E///, Nokia, Huawei, etc) 

  • End-to-end design of complex data centre and networking architectures 

  • Datacenter capacity dimensioning and transformation roadmaps in complex environments 

  • Telco Cloud transformation and modernization (e.g. transition from NSX-V to NSX-T) 

  • Network virtualization, network security and network optimization concepts and design best practices. 


We are also looking for knowledge and familiarity on the following nice-to-have areas: 

  • Design and configuration for telco grade vendors (Cisco, Juniper, Fortinet, Palo Alto, F5, HPE/Aruba) and devices (routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers, etc) 

  • Carrier grade hardware stacks with focus on hyperconverged and rackmount solutions (HPE, DELL, Huawei, Cisco, etc) 

  • Network automation and orchestration concepts, tools and languages 

  • 5G/4G/3G core network architecture 

  • Mobile network standards and frameworks (3GPP, 5G, LTE, ETSI, 5GAA, 5GMF, ITU) 

  • DevOps and SecDevOps paradigms processes and tools and how to exploit them in the Telco Cloud Infra, supporting Operational readiness review from NFV perspective (NFVI, xNF, MANO) 

  • Containerization and CaaS infrastructures (K8S, Tanzu, etc) 

  • Telco Cloud Multitenancy Design and implementation (i.e. vCloud Director) 

  • Network plan, design, model, setup & configuration, optimization 

  • Network infrastructure in public cloud environments (e.g. AWS; Azure; GCP) 

  • Private and Public Cloud integration and Hybrid Cloud paradigm 

  • Operations processes (event, incident, change, preventive maintenance, etc..) standards and framework (eTOM, ITIL) 

  • Project management (including financials) and People Management 

  • Sales and pre-sales activities (dimensioning, estimations, upselling, post-selling, etc) 



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