Staff Solution Architect

Date: 2 Oct 2023

Location: Singapore, Singapore

Company: Singtel Group

At Singtel, our mission is to Empower Every Generation. We are dedicated to fostering an equitable and forward-thinking work environment where our employees experience a strong sense of Belonging, to make meaningful Impact and Grow both personally and professionally. By joining Singtel, you will be part of a caring, inclusive and diverse workforce that creates positive impact and a sustainable future for all.



Be a Part of Something BIG! 


We create great technology that can change the future, and we're looking for people to be part of our digital and 5G journey. If you like to work in a dynamic, leading communications technology group to deliver innovations and excellence across the region, come join our digital, software engineering, data and cyber security teams!


Apply now, and ignite our digital future together.



Make an Impact by


  • Understand in depth, the security principles, resilience and high availability requirements of the Singtel telco edge cloud.
  • Design solution architectures for customer apps/workloads and facilitate trial deployments of the 5G apps on the telco edge cloud
  • Co-design and develop applications with enterprise customers and partners and facilitate customer trials/experiments and internal R&D trials/experiments.
  • Lead selection of technology components across the infrastructure stack of the telco edge cloud
  • Design deployment of SAAS and PAAS workloads on the telco edge cloud
  • Contribute technical and thought leadership to the SingTel’s 5G platform initiative, and how to leverage IoT and big data management, Security/privacy, AI/ML components into the platform architecture.
  • Evangelize the platform and telco edge cloud infrastructure for use by other business units within SingTel and group companies, and lead the solution design for these applications to effectively use the platform.
  • Interact with implementation partners and customers to understand their needs, and feed this back to the development teams and roadmap.
  • Participate in technical partnership conversations and due diligence.
  • Participate and lead in technical evaluations of partner technology with a hands on approach.


Skills for Success 


  • HyperVisors: VMWare ESXi, OpenStack, KVM, Nutanix (any 2)
  • Switches and firewalls: Fortinet, Cisco, Juniper or similar
  • Servers: Rack mount servers, HCI, Blade servers
  • Networking: BGP, OSPF, VXLAN and L2/L3 networking concepts
  • Filesystems and storage: NFS or similar
  • Operating Systems: Windows Server, Linux
  • Containers and Orchestration: Kubernetes (basic hands on knowledge)
  • Best Practises: Security by design principles, High Availability and fault resilience principles, Micro Segmentation.
  • Public Cloud: AWS, Azure (hands on experience)
  • Infrastructure as a code: Terraform, Ansible or similar
  • CI/CD systems: Jenkins, Bitbucket pipelines, Github or similar tools
  • Experience architecting, designing, and developing complex, enterprise grade, configurable, scalable private cloud infrastructure.
  • A background in systems level thinking and design. Combined with the ability to translate technical strategy and architectures into concrete, minimal viable products, with the right trade offs and phasing.
  • Exposure to software development would be an added advantage.
  • 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.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively across various cross-functional teams and groups


Rewards that Go Beyond  


  • Hybrid work arrangements  
  • Full suite of health and wellness benefits   
  • Ongoing training and development programs   
  • Internal mobility opportunities


Your Career Growth Starts Here. Apply Now! 


We are committed to a safe and healthy environment for our employees & customers and will require all prospective employees to be fully vaccinated.