ICT Architect for cNMS

Deutsche Telekom IT Solutions Slovakia

Place of work
Košice, Slovakia
Contract type
Start date

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

General description
Senior technical expert responsible for overall architecture, design and implementation of network management services and technologies provided by network management platforms (mainly cNMS) with focus on infrastructure services and operating systems.

Key accountabilities
• Design, develop, test, implement and support cNMS infrastructure components and applications in order to deliver standard cNMS product portfolio.
• Consult and implement new innovative technologies to satisfy cNMS innovation strategy (cNMS roadmap).
• Provide overall solutions and principles in planning, developing, implementing and integrating new products to satisfy cNMS business requirements.
• Design, develop, implement and integrate architecture of services based on cNMS platform requirements.
• Update and maintain cNMS product portfolio.
• Build and develop concepts, processes and methods for automation, optimization and standardization to satisfy cNMS efficiency and automation requirements.
• Provide advice or information at request or at own initiative to all relevant employees or customers regarding technical aspects of cNMS products.
• Provide project deliverables in order to fulfill the project scope.
• Provide consulting services on network management and areas of expertise to project teams.
• Manage and organize the transfer of new applications in order to efficiently and effectively fulfill project deliverables.
• Mentor team members to spread knowledge level in the team and develop their skills.
• Act as key technical lead to solve and coordinate activities across related technologies/outside own team.
• Research development in assigned technology, determine business requirements, propose changes and develop implementation plans.
• Act as "Application Manager" in CAPE-TS for specific cNMS products.
• Create solution concepts for network management platforms (e.g. cNMS, VAS, CCM) and other system environments.
• Develop system architectures with strong focus on network management technologies based on compliance guidelines for IRON process with NOR, PSA, ADV and SDSK specifications.
• Pursue active participation with strategic vendors to follow and influence the vendor roadmap to align with cNMS roadmap.
• Plan for patch and release management based on vendor roadmap.
• Implement or control software development or adaptation of development projects in the network management problem domain.
• Review, update and be responsible for documentation and acceptance tests in various network management platforms and assume responsibility for system operation.
• Create tasks, data sheets, specifications, system and operational documentation related to owned solutions.
• Technically control or support migration projects related to network management platforms.

Wage (gross)

1 800 - 3 100 EUR/monthFinal salary is negotiable. We are offering base salary depending on seniority level and previous experience of candidate. In addition to base salary we provide variable part and other financial benefits. Base salary will not be lower than 1800 EUR/brutto.

Employee perks, benefits

• Possibility of Teleworking or Home office
• Cafeteria - individual financial benefit
• Trainings and development opportunities (Coursera, Percipio full access for free)
• Pension savings contribution
• Extra vacation days
• Referral bonus /financial/
• Discounts at various providers in Košice
• Team buildings online
• Work-life Program and Coaching
• Health Weeks
• Sport Activities
• Weekend Events
• Doctors at workplace
• Credit card
• Rotations possibilities

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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

Personality requirements and skills

• Administrative experience on Unix/Linux/MS Windows systems - 5 years
• Proven experience in software development - 3 years

• Any certification in network, network management or operating system area is an advantage
• RHCE+ or equivalent
• CCNP+ or equivalent

• ITIL knowledge related to operational processes
• Telecommunication services focusing on network management systems and network infrastructure components like Alcatel, Aruba, Cisco, InfoBlox, Juniper, Microsoft, Oracle, Red Hat, …
• General awareness about latest development and trends in networking and network management area
• Basic understanding with focus on network management SD-WAN solutions from Cisco (ACI/APIC, Meraki), Velocloud, Juniper, Silverpeak, Aryaka, ...
• Extensive knowledge of network management products (Broadcom DX NetOps (Spectrum, Performance Manager, VNA, OI)) and related portfolio and processes
• Experience in IT architecture with focus on network management requirements
• Experience in Linux OS administration and engineering area (preferably based on RHEL-alike distributions)
• Experience in IaaS platforms, preferably in VMware VSphere
• Experience with unattended VM provisioning (preferably Kickstart, images)
• Experience with provisioning and software lifecycle management tools such as Red Hat Satellite, SpaceWalk is a plus.
• Basic experience in VMware software-defined networking technology (DVS and VxLAN in general)
• Basic experience in VMware software-defined storage (VSAN)
• Experience with database handling (MariaDB, Oracle, MySQL), cluster setup, replication, backup
• Experience with central syslog handling (forwarding, storing, filtering, visualization, RBAC)
• Experience with certificate handling (creating, signing, distributing, revoking certificates, CA management)
• Network management, monitoring and event management systems, SNMP, ICMP, syslog, REST, CLI, XML, Netflow, NTP, DNS, LDAP
• Telecommunication service experience in particular IP networks (routers, switches, FWs, call managers) as well as well-founded TCP / IP and SNMP knowledge
• Good knowledge of PERL, shell scripting, Unix, Linux, Microsoft Server, Active Directory, Citrix
• Project management / subproject control
• Highly distinctive conceptual skills and solution-oriented approach
• High flexibility, teamwork and enforceability

• English - Advanced (C1) / mandatory
• German - Advantage


Brief description of the company

Deutsche Telekom IT & Telecommunications Slovakia s.r.o. is one of the two legal entities promoted under one brand Deutsche Telekom IT Solutions Slovakia. Our parent company Deutsche Telekom AG decided to take strategic steps towards structural change, which resulted in the splitting of T-Systems Slovakia into two legal entities, operating, as of July 1, 2020.
Our original brand T-Systems Slovakia has been inextricably linked with Kosice region since January 2006. We proved this the very next year, when we became one of the founding members of Košice IT Valley association.
Over the last decade, we have managed to grow from scratch to being the second largest employer in the eastern part of the country. At the same time, with more than 3,900 employees, we are one of the top fifteen largest employers in Slovakia. Thanks to our highly qualified and motivated employees, we are the company with the fastest growth in added value within the IT industry in Slovakia. Our goal is to proactively find new ways to improve and continuously transform into the type of company providing innovative services.

Number of employees

1000 and more employees

Company address

Deutsche Telekom IT Solutions Slovakia
Žriedlová 13
040 01 Košice


Kontaktní osoba: Ing. Simona Vranovská
E-mail: poslat životopis
ID: 4097210  Datum zveřejnění: 7.6.2021  Spodní hranice mzdy (brutto): 1 800 EUR/month