Technical Design Authority

United Kingdom
  1. Full Time
  2. IT/Technology
Posting date:18 Jun, 2020
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The Technical Design Authority (TDA) role is a design authority for the end-to-end technical and service solutions within an aligned customer. The TDA maintains the integrity of the client’s network and technical solutions by championing governance and change management.


Key accountabilities and decision ownership

  • Capture and interpret new requirements from the customer; manage the design approach and cost calculation of complex and custom technical services; and propose the Vodafone services to meet customer requirements, in line with account standards.
  • Maintain the integrity of the solution, and contribute to the control of changes, across the full delivery lifecycle.
  • Build a “trusted advisor” relationship with both internal and external stakeholders by being a technical authority for all deployed technology platforms within the account.
  • Manage the technical challenges and dependencies across projects; identify, communicate, and address all deviations or impacts to standards or service as appropriate.
  • Commercial and financial value of technical services.


Must have technical / professional qualifications:

  • CCIE or equivalent experience
  • TOGAF 9 Certified or equivalent experience
  • ITIL Foundation or equivalent experience




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