Application Deadline: 12th August, 2018
As one of the leading employers in the country, Jazz epitomizes the philosophy that each Jazz employee is passionately living a better every day inspired and enabled by visionary leadership, a unique professional culture, a flourishing lifestyle, and continuous learning and development.
Our Team & You
As one of the largest private sector organizations in Pakistan, our objective is to continue to change the lives of our 55 million customers for the better. This is an opportunity for someone who wants to be part of something transformative, someone who can play a critical role in driving our success. Together, we can empower millions more with the tools necessary to progress in an increasingly digital economy.
What the first 30-60-90 days in the job will look like?
-Within 30 days you will:
Attend and graduate from our company-wide on boarding process along with detailed orientation program where you will learn Jazz’s values, business, and products
Meet relevant stakeholders for Data Analytics Team, including internal (CVM, Business Analysis, Technology, Commercial) and external (Vendor).
Develop understanding of relevant production systems, product hierarchies, structures and design, systems and technologies used in the overall eco-system.
Understand the processes followed to comprehend the Systems requirements and their integrations across the different projects.
-Within 60 days, you will:
Establish good relationship with relevant stakeholders to independently drive systems requirements and oversee the implementation.
Recommend ways to improve current systems processes, enable self-service systems performance monitoring.
Focus on automation & DevOps in the Systems Practice and work to identify manual re-iterative tasks.
Formulate plans on how to improve current processes in the Systems Engineering practice.
Coordinate internally with the team on Big Data and CMS projects to support systems requirements.
-Within 90 days to onwards you will:
Independently lead large scale systems deployments, with complete requirements analysis and oversight.
Work across multiple technology tools not limited to just proprietary but Open Source technologies as well.
Pro-actively monitor systems to improve their performance and focus much on automation & DevOps practices.
What we have done and what we will do with YOU
We currently have one of the biggest Analytics Infrastructure in Pakistan, especially servicing our reporting and analytical needs for the last 10 years. Now we are moving towards open-source, rebuilding the Data Platform to better serve our next-gen needs, which are real-time, contextual, and subscriber driven. This journey will transform us from a traditional Analytics team to a world-class Data Management team, focusing on utilizing technology to generate direct and indirect revenue streams for the company.
A bit about you:
We are looking for someone who has already delivered on challenging projects and understand the basic concepts of Systems Administration, Networking concepts and the principles of DevOps.
Data Analytics team is part of Analytics & Insights Department within Commercial. The team is responsible to manage complete technical data analysis and reporting needs at Jazz and has to ensure high availability of all systems.
The structure of the team you will join is:
· A 29-member team (including the department head) with various project teams
· You will be part of systems practice reporting to a practice lead
The two (02) main priorities of the team as a whole are:
· Ensuring 99.99% uptime of all systems in the eco-system.
· Proactively manage and monitor the performance of all systems, processes and applications.
With which other stakeholders the successful candidate will work with functional/regional/ within the team. What would be the result of those interactions if we assume 100% collaboration?
Ability to build strong relationships with External Teams: Vendors, In-house Resource Augmentation Teams, etc.
Ability to build strong relationships with Internal Teams: Tech, Data Practice, Product Development.
The two (02) specific tasks that team was working on in the last 6 months with results.
· Data Management Platform – a re-imagined look at meeting the analytical requirements of the company
· Merging Jazz and Warid data-warehouse to provide singular reporting
The three (03) must have past experiences the best candidate should have.
Telecom Industry knowledge
Systems Administration & DevOps
Proactive approach and automation.
The two (02) must have technologies the candidate should have.T
Open Source technologies, EDW (Teradata preferably)
Python, Shell Scripting
Essential skills must have:
Systems Administration, Networking concepts
DevOps skills and best practices.
Process improvement and automation
Working at the VEON GROUP demands a high standard of business ethics and adherence to our legal obligations, our values and our Code of Conduct and supporting compliance policies and procedures. Our pioneering spirit is embodied in our values to be customer obsessed, entrepreneurial, innovative, collaborative, and truthful. Being truthful requires us to act ethically, honestly, and with integrity.