Head of Automation in Littleton, CO at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/9/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Littleton, CO
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Head of Automation with our industry-leading client in Littleton, CO.

This is a full-time, permanent opportunity, offering a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package


  • ResponsibilitiContribute to ongoing process improvement reviews by providing Key Performance Indicator (KPI) metrics; 
  • Collaborate closely with multiple organizations including: Core, RAN, Platform, Network Engineering and Project Management; 
  • Address system and service issues and provide recommendations for improvement; 
  • Participate in vendor selection for automation system(s); 
  • Engage with multiple departments and lab teams in the development and testing of System Orchestration and Automation.
  • Produce specifications of system metrics and participate in testing and validation of POCs, DevOps and final system proposals;
  • Ensure solutions meet key criteria such as Zero-Touch Provisioning (ZTP) and Self-Healing/Self Organizing networks;
  • Provide comprehensive updates to internal and external teams via regular status meetings and reportses here


  • Experience developing software-driven solutions in 5G environments and extensive understanding of:
  • Network Functions Virtualized Infrastructure (NFVI) and VM platforms;
  • Containerized Network Functions (CNF) running on VM platforms using COTS hardware;
  • Orchestration systems running multiple CNFs across a large network architecture. This includes Life Cycle Management of network services as well as Orchestration of NFVI across multiple VIMs;
  • Thorough understanding of 5G Core network functions, containers/microservices principles, Kubernetes, network slicing, SDN and CUPS functionality;
  • BS or MS in Engineering or technical degree, or an equivalent combination of highly related experience and education.
Job ID: 346168

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit http://www.eliassen.com.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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