Deployment Architect

Newbury, Berkshire
  1. Full Time
  2. IT/Technology
Posting date:24 Apr, 2018
Role Title: Deployment Architect
Role Location: Newbury

At Vodafone Group we build connections to all our Global operations, acting as an advisory board to drive consistency and customer excellence across 30 countries and for over 420 million customers. We are constantly uncovering tactics to innovate the way we operate, set our global standards or lead our strategic performance. By joining Vodafone Group, you will be part of evolving our digital world of total communications. Now is the time to get on board.

With us you will be responsible for:
  • Vendor and internal stakeholders management

  • Production of specific technical requirement specification regarding the IoT system integration projects

  • Reviewing of Product specification (clear, unambiguous and realistic) with a clear position on architecture impacts and efforts and creation of  design documentation and options paper and support realisation of this with internal & 3rd party vendors

  • Input into Product or solution design documents (e.g. technical recommendations, algorithms, component design)

  • Agreement on the scope, timescales and cost of the solution, prior to the project moving to delivery (Gate 2).

  • Raising CRs for design implementation

  • Ensuring implementation and successful integration (help troubleshooting if required)

  • Deliverables - Technical Requirements Specification, Technical Roadmap, solution procurement, Feasibility documents, API/MML documents and specs, Discussion Documents, Design briefs, Risk assessments documents

Apply if you have:
  • Background in system integration network design for internet, mobile and/or communications technology, preferably gained in an international environment/global context.

  • Knowledge of IT server platforms such as (HP C7000, Blades) is desirable 

  • Experience in OS technologies such as Unix/Linux - RedHat/Windows Server and Shell scripting

  • Experience in application server technology such as Oracle WebLogic and databases

  • Good understanding of mobile networks and technologies-2G/3G/HSPA/GPRS/EDGE, LTE/EPC

  • Experience in IP networking – switching, routing, firewalls, load balancers in Telco and Enterprise environment.

  • Basic understanding of Mobile Packet Core routing including mobile devices, applications and device OSs and customer connectivity.

  • Knowledge of Web technologies: SOAP, HTML, XML, and Web technologies in the Web 2.0context

We’re happy if you:
  • Technical Industry certifications like– CCIE, JCNIE

  • Optional - Project Management certifications like Prince2

Commitment from Vodafone:

We are not only multinational but multicultural too. Diversity plays an important role in the success of our business and we are committed to creating an inclusive work environment which respects, values, celebrates and makes the most of people’s individual differences. If you have a disability, learning difficulty, medical condition or any other individual need, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us on

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