Senior Backbone Network Developer, Middle East - 2285542

Amazon UAE
  • Senior Backbone Network Developer, Middle East Jobs in Dubai - 2285542

    Amazon UAE
  • 0 - 3 Years
  • Dubai (Dubai)
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Job Description

DESCRIPTION Today, Amazon provides a highly reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers hundreds of thousands of businesses in 190 countries around the world The Amazon Cloud infrastructure is built around Regions and Availability Zones (AZs) Amazon Regions provide multiple, physically separated and isolated Availability Zones which are connected with low latency, high throughput, and highly redundant networking These Availability Zones offer our customers an easier and more effective way to design and operate applications and databases, making them more highly available, fault tolerant, and scalable than traditional single datacenter infrastructures or multi-datacenter infrastructures How would you like to come be part of the team that builds out that low latency, high throughput, and highly redundant network

We are looking for a highly motivated, commercial and technically savvy Backbone Network Developer to help develop and scale one of the worlds largest and most complex networks We develop new and innovative ways to scale and expand our network, whilst delivering operational excellence to our stakeholders This opportunity sits within our Backbone Network Development organization where the team is responsible for planning, developing and acquiring the network that drive Amazons internal infrastructure as well as connecting Amazon to the rest of the world The Backbone Network Developer will be a subject matter expert in the telecommunications marketplace, experienced with vendors, physical network infrastructure, optical technologies and backbone network engineering This role requires collaboration, driving strategic initiatives and synthesizing a supplier strategy across the Amazon network topology This individual will actively drive commercial and technical vendor network strategy within the Middle East, working with suppliers, technology partners, as well as the service teams to meet our customers demands By applying a unique blend of industry and technology experience, you will work closely with both outside parties and internal teams to find creative, cost effective, and often unusual solutions to meet Amazons ongoing growth and expansion needs worldwide
Key Responsibilities Include
Serve as a key member of the EMEAI Backbone Network Development team helping to drive overall Network Infrastructure strategy
Identify suppliers and develop technical and commercial solutions that solve for wavelengths, dark fibre and submarine cable capacity
Develop strategic backbone network plans for approval by internal customers and stakeholders and provide regular progress updates on approved network plans
Organize, track, and coordinate with vendors and internal teams to deliver new backbone capacity for Amazon
Work with capacity planners and engineers to ensure the most efficient and cost effective network topology is delivered
Work closely with finance partners, collaborating on budget creation, business case development, deal analysis, and supplier invoicing
Track overall telecoms market trends and developments in terms of vendor technologies, coverage, cost and deal structures

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS A Bachelors Degree in an IT, Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent combination of education and work experience
Candidates should have a minimum of 10-years telecommunications industry experience in a similar environment
Candidates must have direct commercial and technical experience working in a company owning or operating long haul dark fiber networks and DWDM systems
Candidates should be able to demonstrate where they have influenced the design, development, contracting, implementation, and operation of long haul backbone networks
Extensive knowledge of IP peering ecosystems, fiber optic networks, submarine cables and the interconnection of these networks in order to obtain the highest availability for delivering online services globally
Ability to create complex financial models to understand business impacts of various network solutions is required
Demonstrated ability to formulate data driven decisions that lead to results
Sound business judgment, proven ability to influence others, and strong analytical thinking skills are critical to success in this position
Willing to travel

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Experience working at a large network operator, OTT or Internet Service Provider
Demonstrated ability to anticipate customer requirements and build strategic plans
Experience interacting with senior executives and other management within your own company and externally; and working across commercial, technical, domestic, and international arms of an organization
In-depth knowledge of the latest optical communications developments
In-depth knowledge of and experience with major internet routing protocols; specifically BGP, OSPF, MPLS, RSVP and ISIS
Ability to speak multiple languages

Job details

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Profile Summary

Type:Company Job

Role:H/W Installation/Maintenan ce


Salary:As per Industry Standards

Function:IT Hardware : Hardware Products & Services

Deadline:07th Aug 2024

Company Profile

Company:Amazon UAE
Industry Other Services (Other Services)
Company Turnover 1 - 100 Crores
Company Size 201 - 500 Employees

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