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Hjort&arings Johan

Johan Hjortås

Thought leader and innovator

Name:Johan Hjortås
Date of birth:November 13, 1977
Address:Stockolm, 128 32, SE
A devoted and daring change leader and evangelist with extensive experience within the telecom industry how enjoys the thrill of sharing knowledge in private and public arenas. In 2017 and 201 I was rated as role-model in the yearly performance evaluation by my manger and his management team. During my career I have always pushed the boundary of status quo, I have been called a maverick on numerous occasions due to my out of the box thinking and engagement. For me, it is about personal development for myself and my colleagues, together with evolve and make things happen that other deemed impossible. Proud alumnus of Singularity University since 2018

Employment

2017 - present

Gillo

Founder

Professional areal drone photography and landscape surveys with added value post photo and video editing services.


2013 - present

Telia Company - SDN, Transport and Fixed Access

Senior Manager

Managing a team of ten senior network architect experts that drives the transport network evolution and transformation journey towards 2020. Focus on packet and optical convergence, automation thorough SDN, efficiency through commodity technologies and standardization.

Member of Operator council in Open Optical Packet Transport within Telecom Infra Project. https://www.telecominfraproject.com

Defining the target transport architecture and roadmaps globaly

Drives supplier strategy and govern selection processes


2013 - present

Telia Company - CTO Office

Network Chief Architect

Managing a virtual team of network architects and tight collaboration with other domain chief architects to ensure end-to-end consistency and alignment across the company.

Governance of end-to-end network architecture


2010 - 2013

Telia Sonera - Network resource life cycle

Process governance & vendor managment

Reporting directly to head of network development and maintenance, responsible for resource planning and budget coordination across fixed network assets globally. Vendor management and supplier strategies. Responsible for several key RFP's for major overhaul of network infrastructure and associated professional services.


2008 - 2010

Telia Sonera - Assurance

Incident manager

Maintained relationship between customer and operation center, responsible for the overall performance and delivery of assurance services by defining KPI's, OLA and SLA's. Utilized analytics tools to project trends and in-depth analysis of actual performance and root causes. Frequently engaged in extensive and sensitive reason for outage reports delivered to management team and key customer accounts.


2007 - 2008

Telia International Carrier - NOC Operations

Manager

Managed a team of five experts who were responsible for the network quality and governed the contract between NOC supplier and International Carrier. Defined SLA's, KPI's and continued improvement reporting. Contractual negotiation and staffing was essential part of the role.


Education & Corses

2018

Exponential talent program @Singularity University

2017

Code of responsible business conduct

2015

Anti-corruption

2014

Coaching and feedback

2013

Work environment and cross-border management

2013

Essential management

2013

Business acumen certificate

2012

IT/IP development program - KTH

2011

Lean Six Sigma - Greenbelt certification

2009

Business objects certification

2006

Coaching and leadership

1997

Business English with Media and presentation - Folkuniversitetet

1995

El/Tele program - Backadahlsgymnasiet


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