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Technical Solutions Partner Mgr 5G Cloud

Date: 15-Sep-2021

Location: Macquarie Park, Australia

Company: Singtel Group


About the role:


The Technical Solutions Partner Manager, 5G Cloud Edge is part of the Product Engineering team that is responsible for delivering Optus Business Products as per the product roadmap, to be executed across Singtel and Optus Business in order to mobilize behind the emerging enterprise market.

This role will interface with many points in the business, its customers, product teams, and importantly Optus partners and ISVS, you will be accountable for organizing the build-out of a partner’s solutions/technology onto the 5G Edge platform. This role requires a level if business intelligence, market intelligence, but more importantly a technical hands-on person (jack of all trades) that can be hands-on and work with architects/engineers and software Devs to bring a solution to life and make it demonstrable to customers, and potential internal stakeholders.

You will work extremely close with the partner managers, and to understand the relevant partners emerging technologies, and where possible bring them to life. In a similar manner you will work with customers and the relevant partners to help solve customers’ business problems and deploy an MVP or POC for a customer.

You are the technical conduit between the Customers, Partners, Partner Managers, and Product Managers, for early adoption, POCS, and building bleeding edge use cases. Some of these demonstrations will also be built and hosted in our Innovation Centres. You will be proactively assessing vendor technologies and assessing their suitability to interop with our systems and platforms and be able to meet with customers to drive POCS and Solutions anchored on 5G, Cloud, and Edge technologies.



  • Rapidly absorb new knowledge bases and incorporate them into new and existing architectures
  • Investigate new technologies for applicability to solve current and future technical challenges
  • Exercise creative and innovative thinking around technology platforms
  • Provide design inputs to project, engineering, and product team(s) to perform design to deployment-related activities, provide guidance, perform reviews of technical and functional designs, etc.
  • Implements technical solutions based on business requirements and actively manages requirements to provide best in class technology solutions to proposals
  • Engage with stakeholders to understand business problems and user requirements and effectively communicate on projects throughout the development lifecycle; drive strategic client relationships
  • Deliver next-level, flexible, and integrated solutions to meet changing business needs.
  • Focus on providing business value to the business trans-formative and green-field projects.
  • Work with product, project and program managers to ensure solutions and or product is adhered to
  • Identify functional and non-functional requirements
  • Align Solution Architecture where possible with existing platforms
  • You will be responsible for designing, documenting, and implementing solution offerings, and customer POCS
  • Working with both the product architects and the infrastructure engineering team to design/ develop, and deliver to the Product roadmap


Experience Required:

  • Deep programming skills in Java (J2EE and J2SE 1.8 or higher)
  • Additional knowledge on Python or Scala, or other programming languages would be preferable
  • Experience in all or few of these:
    • Any one SQL and NoSQL database
    • GIT, Maven
    • JIRA
    • Any one Pub/Sub library
    • Docker, Jenkins
    • Kubernetes (basic hands-on knowledge)
    • Any one ML library like R, H20 or similar
    • Spark (Core and Streaming) or Hadoop
  • Good Infrastructure background or understanding using IAAS and PAAS services, AWS, AZURE, GCP, VMware
  • Designing modular and scalable enterprise architecture, in a completely open and API-driven manner.
  • A background in systems-level thinking and design. Combined with the ability to translate technical strategy and implements into concrete, minimal viable products, with the right trade-offs and phasing.
  • Broad and deep knowledge of relevant technologies, including messaging, relational and NoSQL databases, data modeling, analytics, IoT, and interfaces. Exposure and experience with Artificial intelligence will be a plus. 
  • Deep understanding of the architectural principles for cloud-based platforms that include SaaS, PaaS, multi-tenancy, infrastructure as code, and continuous availability.
  • Experience working in an agile environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.


Ready to say Yes? Apply with confidence today.

Optus is a place where we let you do you. Whether you’ll be working in our corporate offices or in a retail store, we are a highly collaborative workplace and offer a range of perks such as: ​

  • A competitive salary
  • Discounts on products and services
  • Ongoing training, mentoring and development opportunities
  • Up to five days of Volunteer Leave per year
  • Blended work options


We understand that flexibility means different things to different people. We are proud to offer a variety of options to work in different ways, such as flexible hours, partial remote working, job share and part-time. Please talk to us about how we can make this role work for you. ​Our flexible hybrid remote model lets our people work across home and one of our offices across Australia.


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Please no recruitment agencies, we’ll be managing this role in-house.