059203-Senior Director, Technology and Architecture – Open Networks

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Job Description: Technology &  Architecture – Open Networks 
Position: Senior Director (E2 / Capgemini Grades)  

Contribution expectations: 
•Offer Roadmap Development, Feasibility Studies, Contribution to specification bodies 
•Software Architecture (containing multiple complex sub-systems), customer interfacing, effort estimation and schedules 
•Responsible and accountable for project’s architecture and software stack technology  

Skills and Experience 
• Architected Open network solutions in Radio, Fixed access, disaggregated networks for switching and routing solutions from scratch and guided multiple Dev and integration and verification teams working on all the layers in radio network 
• Strong background in transport technologies – Fiber, OpenFronthaul, Optical Networks, Cable Transport for fronthaul 
• Some experience in developing open networks operating system architectures for wireless node is desirable 
• Strong expertise in Silicon / SoCs / Middleware software for open network nodes including fast path acceleration technologies 
• Hands-on experience with I&V tools, Simulators, Coding, Debugging tools 
• Working knowledge on cloud native principles is an added advantage 
• Evidence of contribution to thought leadership content is a plus. Contribution to standard bodies (TIP, O-RAN Alliance, ONF) is an advantage 
•17+ years of wireless experience.

• BS/MS in Electrical Engineering / Telecommunications or Computer Science 
• Good understanding of Capgemini’s business can critically evaluate technologies (including adjacent areas) aware of the market dynamics (competitors, global market, etc.) and their impact on our business.    




Posted on:

November 26, 2021

Experience level:


Education level:

Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Contract type:


Business units:

DEMS (us-en)