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14Yrs -20 Yrs       Chennai     Openings: Two

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Nokia Networks is a global leader in the technologies that connect people and things. With a track record of innovation and success, they continue to invent and accelerate new technologies that will increasingly transform the way people and things communicate and connect. In a major new move, the company is now creating an entire business that brings technology to life for daily applications in every corner of the world. 

To actualize this vision, they are setting up a top-technology team that will create and operationalize cutting-edge tools and applications in the above areas and implement them across the world. We are seeking to identify top-notch technical talent to be a part of this team, based across India, at Noida, Bengaluru and Chennai. 

We are presently seeking to hire Program Manager on OSS/NMS/EMS domains with System/Solution integration experience for their Analytics and Applications unit based in Chennai.



Program Manager who will be working in OSS for an operator in assurance area involves monitoring of a large distributed system in a multi vendor environment. Our OSS solutions combines data from various sources like faults from network elements or statistical information, Configuration Information to generate and optimize the Network. •           The position offers interesting challenges to work closely with other NSN NetAct OSS solution Customer team and product owneres towards definition of our solutions involving Multivendor integrations and customization. Besides, the responsible will also closely work with different OSS platform and application teams (Self Organized Networks (SON))


Responsibility of this role is to,  

  • Mange the projects/program with resources, cost and quality delivery planning
  • Stargazing and planning of portfolio
  • Technically understand OSS Domain, Network Assurance, Network Optimization, multi vendor integration, reporting, Product customization needs in customer cases, participate in requirement elicitation and analyze requirements 
  • Drive realization of the agreed requirement either by self or directing a team
  • Manage the internals team members as well as partner resources and plan the projects accordingly.
  • Multi product support needing skills in more than 4-5 products in OSS domain


  • 15+ years of experience in Managerial role primarily in the development or integration services in OSS.
  • Experience in strategizing and planning the portfolio
  • Experience in resources management and involved in appraisals and personal development plans.
  • Project Management experience for in Telecom, OSS, NMS, EMS Domain
  • Exposure and Experience in Wireless telecom domain standards: 2G, 3G, LTE, etc. and knowledge in NGOSS, eTOM, and OSS/J
  • Having Managed 20+ Team members and guide them technically.
  • Exposure to OSS COTS products like NetAct, NetCool, HPOpenview is preferable.
  • Must have proven and excellent System/Solution Integration background
  • Knowledge multi vendor products and telecommunication protocols such as SNMP, 3GPP CORBA, TMF CORBA, SOAP protocols and standards
  • Good experience in large and complex system integration projects involving Software customization 
  • Good Technical Foundation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. 
  • Excellent people management skills.
  • High level of analytic skills, customer orientation, structure,  systematic working attitude and result oriented approach
  •  Work independently and ability to think and communicate in a structure/clear/simple manner
  •  High levels of Personal commitment and ownership of tasks