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Associate Architect

Main locations: 

Pune, IN

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Offer number:  3750

EXFO develops smarter test, monitoring and analytics solutions for the global communications industry. We are trusted advisers to fixed and mobile network operators, hyperscalers and leaders in the manufacturing, development and research sector. Building on our 35 years of innovation, EXFO’s unique blend of equipment, software and services enable faster, more confident transformations related to 5G, cloud-native and fiber optic networks. With nearly 1,900 employees in more than 25 countries, EXFO is no. 1 worldwide in fiber optic test solutions and has deployed over 250 assurance systems worldwide. We’re always looking for top talent to help us lead the way in a thriving industry with boundless opportunities.

Job summary

Associate Architect shall ensure that product implementation is in line with organisational architecture guidelines and progress over all product roadmap by striking balance between customer need and strategic product roadmap.


What you’ll do

  • Make IP Monitoring product related architectural and design decisions.
  • Support organisational architectural initiatives and ensure product architecture is aligned.
  • Conduct study and Proof of concepts
  • Conduct feasibility study and quick implementations for customer engagements.
  • Remain upto date with technology trend changes in market.
  • Help operational scrum teams to unblock their feature implementation.


What we’re looking for

Technical skills

  • Minimum 10 years C/C++ and some on RUST programming language hands on experience
  • Telecom 4G / 5G network architecture understanding or L2/L3 network protocol understanding.
  • Basic knowledge about cloud native technologies and have working experience on at least two of these: containers, Kubernetes, Gitlab Pipelines, observability stack
  • Full stack development exposure, good to have knowledge about front end technology eg. Angular


Required aptitudes

  • Self driven individual who ensures deliverables are met without much supervision
  • Act as coach and able to establish him/her self as technical mentor for scrum team members
  • Methodically approach feasibility or Proof of concepts and present and convince quorum with adequate data
  • Self learner and result oriented.


Must have

Pertinent experience:

Minimum 12+ software development experience, with at least 2+ year of software architectur role.

Language requirements:


Cloud technologies : Any two Docker, Kuberneters, GITlab, GITOps, Argo CD, observability stack


Computer science engineering graduation / MCA


Any other combination of experience/studies will be considered.


What we are offering



  • Flexible working hours
  • Multi-site & Multidisciplinary teams
  • Dynamic and collaborative work environment
  • Modern Workspace
  • AGILE work methodology
  • Variety of social and sports activities
  • Social Community Involvement


  • Limited Free parking
  • Onsite Cafeteria Services
  • Competitive vacation policy and holiday time off
  • Annual Bonus Program
  • Group Insurance


EXFO is an equal opportunity employer.

For positions located in Quebec, the language requirement is French. However, in the context where the incumbent evolves in an international work environment and where the activities take place mainly outside Quebec, we favor bilingualism as a linguistic requirement.

Thanks for your interest in EXFO

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