Solution Architect

Job Description

Solution Architect - Middle East – Qatar


The Mission:

We are looking for Certified MDM (Meter Data Management) solution specialist with hands-on project experience and strong software development capability.


What are my responsibilities?

  • Configuration and Implementation of MDM (Meter Data Management) project.

  • Capable of initiating and managing detailed technical analysis of extensive, multi-layered systems

  • Performs evaluation of Engineering issues and constraints, defining cross Engineering, and Sub-contract support needed to provide solutions to these major Engineering challenges

  • Support in AMI (Advanced Meter Reading) operations, exception handling and troubleshooting related to MDM solution.

  • Support in Interface development with other applications such as CIS, GIS and OMS (Outage Management System) etc.

  • Design and realization of core components of the new architecture

  • Strategic development of internal and external APIs

  • Developing multi-threaded and asynchronous applications.

  • Actively scout and identify new technologies for use within the architecture and platform

  • Develop prototypes for internal review and brainstorming

  • Realize architectural feasibility studies

  • Determines most appropriate technical, product and commercial solutions within the given geographical and technical environment

  • Ensure innovation and value engineering is applied to all proposals


What do I need to qualify for this job?

  • 6+ years of experience in the design and implementation of enterprise applications with 3+ years of experience as an architect (certification as software architect is an advantage).

  • 3+ years of experience in software engineering in various frameworks and languages (e.g., Java, NodeJS, jQuery, AngularJS, Python).

  • Expertise on MDM Solution

  • Sound Functional Knowledge of Siemens EnergyIP Platform

  • Certification on Siemens EnergyIP MDM (Meter Data Management System) is preferred.

  • Hands-On EnergyIP MDM solution configuration Experience in Projects is preferred

  • Domain experience in either electricity, gas or water utilities industries.

  • Expertise on Software Development:


Knowledge on one or more of the following:

  • Strong knowledge of Java, Spring, Spring MVC and Spring Web flow Hibernate / JPA Real Time Streaming Platform, Apache Kafka, Apache Spark etc.

  • Strong Knowledge of RDBMS and NoSQL

  • Strong Knowledge PL/SQL, working knowledge on PostgreSQL and Apache Cassandra, Mongo DB etc.

  • Knowledge of tools Ant and/or Maven and Amazon Web Services (is a plus)

  • Knowledge of Logstash, Microsoft System Center or Nagios

  • Good Source control management: usage and set up (ex: Git, SVN, Stash)

  • Knowledge of Message Bus Technology, RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ

  • Knowledge on MQTT, AMQP (Protocols).

  • Knowledge on Mobile Technologies: Android SDK, IOS (Objective-C), Windows Phone Platform, Cross Platform Framework, Ionic and Cordova

  • Extensive knowledge in architecture as well as design principles and patterns

  • Strong analytical capabilities


What else do I need to know?


Siemens is dedicated to quality, equality, and valuing diversity, and we welcome applications that reflect the diversity of the communities within which we work. People with disabilities will be preferred in case of equal qualification. Please find more information at





How do I apply?

We are looking forward to receiving your on-line application. Please note: only complete application documents, including diplomas, certificates of employment or letter of recommendation respectively can be considered in the selection process.   



Job ID: 114054

Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens W.L.L.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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