Solution Engineering Chapter Lead

London
  1. Full Time
  2. Business Improvement
74471
Posting date:29 Mar, 2021

Description

Solution Engineer Lead
Location: Paddington (Full-time remote working during COVID-19)


Our purpose at Vodafone is to connect for a better future. At Vodafone Group, we partner with our local markets to drive consistency and earn customer loyalty across 20 countries for over 600 million customers. We are restless and passionate about creating a better future for all. We are always open to new things, and curious to create solutions that our customers will love. We are constantly learning to innovate the way we operate, set our global standards and to deliver on our strategy. Our ambition is to improve 1 billion lives and half our environmental impact by 2025. It’s up to each of us to make this happen. Ready?


Today, we connect one in 16 people worldwide. The technology function is fundamental in building a Digital Society. Our Gigabit networks, the Internet of Things and mobile financial services enable incredible innovations that will make our lives easier, healthier, smarter and more fulfilling. We want to make sure that our technology creates a better future for people, communities, businesses and society. We get it done, together. We think big, take risks, keep the best and learn from the rest. Do you?


Role purpose:
The Solution Engineer Lead will be responsible for the detailed end-to-end BI & Data Analytics solution design directly managing the team of Senior Solution Engineers which support best practice, standards, assurance and re-use for the key BI & Data Analytics services and technologies across Local Market and Group BI & Analytics projects and programmes. The Solution Engineer Lead will work closely with the Architecture and Delivery teams to:

 

Provide oversight of delivery to ensure implementation of the solution design is spec.
Create and maintain best practices, standards and principles ensuring they are implemented.
Perform technical validation of solutions in conjunction with architecture, delivery, and business.
Quality assurance of solution designs by service integrators and internal teams


Skills Required:
TOGAF certified (Optional but Preferred)
Cloud Architecture certification (AWS/GCP)
Extensive practical experience of implementing large scale BI & Analytics systems utilising cloud and high-volume/low cost storage capabilities
Extensive in-depth knowledge of a broad spectrum of BI, Analytics and Data Movement technologies on cloud and on prem
Extensive experience of designing, building, and deploying re-usable and configurable solutions
Able to communicate and influence effectively across a range of technology stakeholders
Mentor and coach to develop their team and wider community.

 

Direct reports:
Solution Engineers
Data modelling apprentices

 

Dotted reports:
Embedded solution engineers and architects in AD&S organization operating as a Chapter.


The future is exciting. Ready?


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