We are looking for a Chief Architect to own the technology roadmap for the core Data Plane and Control Plane portfolio and be a key leader at Sandvine in our transformation to the Cloud and 5G landscape.
This leadership role will have the responsibility of keeping the core product architecture and IP portfolio at the forefront of emerging technologies and ensure it supports Sandvine’s long-term strategic vision.
Sandvine has engineering and architecture leadership when it comes to highly performant platforms delivering industry-leading features. Telecom operators are on a massive transformational journey towards cloud deployments and next-generation technologies while facing rapidly increasing demands on their network infrastructure.
This role will require significant experience with architecting platforms and solutions with the right TCO, resiliency and performance as well as experience with transforming them into cloud-native deployments.
The right candidate will also have architecture experience with real-time software platforms of high complexity, mission-critical reliability and big data dimension.
In a Chief Architect – Core Products, we are looking for knowledge of the technologies used in Sandvine’s products, Cloud, Machine Learning and 5G. Telecom technology knowledge is a necessity.
This leader will also be externally-facing, helping drive customer, partner and open source community sponsorship with her/his strategic and technical acumen. We are looking for a technology leader that can confidently evangelize the company’s technical vision and gain followership, externally and internally.
Leadership and communication skills will help the Chief Architect – Core Products collaborate with the leadership team, the relationship builds with clients and build a high-performance team.
What Skills you Bring
Sandvine has evolved from its roots as a deep packet inspection and policy company to become a leader in the field of Network Intelligence. Sandvine’s products help solve key challenges for telecom operators in the mobile, fixed, cable, WiFi and satellite domains around the globe.
Sandvine is backed by Francisco Partners, one of the world’s most respected software-focused private equity firms and the leadership team is high talent, low ego and tightknit. From a technology perspective, Sandvine has made tremendous strides in pivoting to virtualization and cloud and wants to invest further with a technology team that has the vision and the ability to architect towards multiple horizons of technology architecture change.
As telecom operators leverage cloud architecture, machine learning and other technologies to be more competitive, Sandvine is there in lock step, as a mission critical partner helping them capitalize on these opportunities. Sandvine provides differentiated value through the breadth and turnkey nature of its use case and product portfolio.
Sandvine has a history of continuously evolving its products to provide the richness of features and the highest granularity and quality of data, which clients use in analytics, network optimization, revenue generation, revenue assurance, and regulatory use cases.
Its technology stack and solutions include machine learning, big data, Kafka, 5G, IOT, high speed packet processing, use case driven UX workflows, closed loop automation (Active Network Intelligence), threat detection, virtualization, NFV and cloud/orchestration.
What can you expect from us?
Sandvine Applicant Data Protection Authorization
Thank you for your interest in Sandvine. In order to consider you for possible employment with Sandvine, we need to collect and process some of your personal data. Please read the following Sandvine Data Protection Authorization and provide your consent to collect and process your personal information for employment consideration.
Your data will be retained by Sandvine in our global recruitment system located in Canada for a period of five years. The information you are submitting to Sandvine is considered personal information and may be protected by worldwide data protection laws, including but not limited to the Canadian PIPEDA and the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Sandvine takes data privacy compliance very seriously and is committed to compliance with all applicable privacy laws.
By submitting your application, you acknowledge that you have read and agree to this authorization, including providing consent to collect your personal data for the purpose of potential employment or an internship with Sandvine. We will not be able to accept applications otherwise.
While we're not able to reach out to everyone who applies, we will contact you if your skills and experience are a match for the role. Sandvine is committed to supporting a culture of inclusion. We welcome and encourage applications from all qualified applicants regardless of race, ethnic origin, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, ability or disability.
Please reach out to our recruiters to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You may also email our team at GTATeam@sandvine.com to begin a conversation about individual accessibility needs throughout the hiring process and support moving forward if you are successfully hired.