Technical Architect (VoIP & Cloud Communications)

Bristol Permanent £80,000 - £85,000 per year Remote
  • Join a Global Network Operations & Engineering team as an Architect.
  • Remote working, must have right to work in UK

About Our Client

Our client is a pioneer in the Technology & Telecoms industry, boasting a substantial employee base spread across multiple global locations. They are committed to delivering innovative solutions that revolutionise the way businesses operate, and they maintain a strong market presence through their robust and scalable technological offerings.

Job Description

A successful Technical Architect (VoIP & Cloud Communications) will be:

  • Developing and implementing high-level technology strategies that align with business objectives.
  • Providing expert guidance to the technology team and stakeholders on technology architecture and infrastructure.
  • Driving technology projects to successful completion, ensuring timely delivery within budget constraints.
  • Collaborating with team members to design and implement innovative technology solutions.
  • Ensuring technology systems and procedures lead to outcomes in line with business goals.
  • Keeping abreast of the latest industry trends and advancements in technology and telecoms.
  • Managing and optimising technology budgets and timelines.
  • Ensuring all technology practices adhere to regulatory standards.

Technical Skills Required:

  • Advanced knowledge of open source telecommunications software such as Kamailio, Asterisk & FS
  • Strong knowledge of SIP, SDP, RTP & SRTP
  • Deep knowledge of Linux systems, networking and tools
  • Understanding of standard audio codecs and troubleshooting media sessions
  • VoIP systems built on Kamailio
  • Scaling cloud communications systems & infrastructure
  • Experience designing, troubleshooting and configuring VoIP systems
  • Demonstrated expertise in VoIP engineering and administration
  • Robust troubleshooting abilities and adept problem-solving skills within VoIP environments.
  • Experience with SBC, PBX for real time communication applications
  • Experience developing, deploying and operating VoIP monitoring, reporting and alerting systems.
  • Linux/Unix understanding and ability to navigate through a system, review logs, etc.
  • Experience with virtualization and cloud computing
  • Experience of both Carrier and UC & C Networks
  • Understanding of general networking ideally Cisco routing and switching
  • Linux and Database knowledge highly desirable
  • Designing, configuring, and troubleshooting VoIP systems
  • Implementing and optimizing open source based VoIP solutions - Redhat / CentOS / Ubuntu
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to integrate VoIP systems with existing network infrastructure
  • Providing technical expertise and support for VoIP-related issues
  • Contributing to the development of innovative VoIP solutions and services

The Successful Applicant

A successful Technical Architect (VoIP & Cloud Communications) should have:

  • Strong verbal skills (including presenting) to be able to articulate the value of Cloud Communications at multiple levels
  • Excellent written communication skills for design, planning, and project documentation
  • Confident, credible, and authoritative demeanour - to 'shape' a project and influence customers and stakeholders
  • Experience dealing with customers and business stakeholders, at all levels
  • Ability to work as part of a team across the time zones
  • Ability to manage more than one project at a time
  • Ability to knowledge share amongst the wider technical teams

Desirable Experience and Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience in Senior Voice Engineer / Architect Role
  • MS700 /MS720 /MS 740
  • SBC vendor qualifications (Dialogic , Ribbon)
  • Experience working with global multi-national carriers
  • Proven track record in a Senior role

What's on Offer

  • Hybrid working, ideally you will be based near Bristol or Cardiff but we welcome applicants with right to work in UK and open to travel when required.
  • An attractive annual salary ranging between £75,000 - £85,000.
  • Generous holiday leave and other benefits to ensure work-life balance.
  • A culture that values innovation, collaboration and professional development.
  • The unique opportunity to shape technology strategies in a leading company in the Technology & Telecoms industry.

Henry Bishop
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+44 117 906 5157

Job summary

Job function
IT Architecture
Technology & Telecoms
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Consultant name
Henry Bishop
Consultant phone
+44 117 906 5157
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