Optiva Vacancies in Belfast


About Optiva

Established in 1999, Optiva is a leading provider of mission-critical, cloud-native revenue management software, delivered on the private and public cloud. We serve more than 70 telecommunications operators in over 60 countries, processing over three billion transactions per hour with our BSS solutions.

Our solutions allow operators to grow and innovate with speed and agility, and with the freedom to experiment – introduce new services rapidly and accelerate business velocity. We leverage technologies, including cloud, Open API, open architecture, edge, and automation, to maximize digital, 5G, IoT, and emerging market opportunities.

Optiva’s operational expertise offers a proven track record of deploying large-scale platforms for global Tier 1 operators. 

Optiva solutions and support are battle-tested with proven results for operators’ profitable growth, agile innovation, and success. The company is on a mission to Digitally Transform the sectors they work in.

Belfast Operations

Matt Halligan (CTO) has chosen Belfast after working in the city for over 20 years where he built an incredible career with one of Belfast’s best known Telecoms software companies.  After taking the role as CTO in Optiva, he always planned to go back to Northern Ireland because of the great talent he could find here.

The company have already begun recruiting with 6 people on board now – all established Managers and engineers ready to build this new R&D centre of excellence.  Plans initially for the operation will be to build to a 40 person R&D team in 12 months before looking at other roles and functions in the future.

Leaders: Richard McLaughlin – Site Lead for Belfast

People & Culture

Optiva and the Belfast team, are driven by their mission and core values. They work hard but have fun too. They are passionate about technology, problem-solving and hugely customer focused.

Being a smaller R&D technology hub, the team in Belfast have the agility, creativity and inventiveness of a start-up, whilst having the support and stability of a multi-million-dollar company.

Optiva will be based in GLANDORE HOUSE and operate a hybrid working model of 3 days per week in the office.

 Meet the Team


Technology at Optiva



Initial applications are done exclusively through MCS Group.

We will talk through the role and together work through your CV to fine-tune it and put your best foot forward.

The interview process will be dependent on each role and will typically consist of 2 – 3 stages. 

We are extremely proud and excited to be representing such an incredible client in our local market here in Belfast and would be delighted to discuss the opportunities available with Optiva further with you. If you are interested in hearing more, please do not hesitate to get in touch for a confidential chat.

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