Value Streams Lead

United Kingdom
  1. Full Time
  2. IT/Technology
Posting date:01 May, 2020

Role: Value Streams Lead

Location: Newbury


The Role
In order to keep pace with rapid advances in technology and innovation VB IT is also changing.  As part of our new Agile First operating model, we have an exciting opportunity to join the Digital Managed Mobility team as the Value Stream lead for our Mobile Security portfolio.  As the Value Stream lead, you will be at the forefront of an organization that helps to define and build platforms and solutions that provide a continuous flow of value to our business Customers across the following portfolio:


Mobile voice and data tariffs:

  • As the world's largest mobile service provider, mobile is at the heart of everything we do.
  • Our mobile network, connections and services are extensive, and our passion is to support our business customers wherever they are or want to be.
  •  This part of the portfolio enables the Vodafone Red tariff for our Vodafone Business customers and is now 5G ready aimed at helping to keep our customers and their employees connected worldwide.  


Mobile Unified Endpoint Management:

  • Our Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) solutions provide organisations with a comprehensive means of securely managing endpoints – from computers, mobiles and other devices to apps, content and data.   Our Endpoint Management strategy is going through a major transformation as we rollout our Cloud First approach to everything. 


Managed Messaging:

  • Whether it’s a tactical marketing promotion, an urgent service announcement or an internal staff update, text messages enable our customers to contact within their organisation and to their external customers effectively and directly at a low cost. 


As value Stream Lead for Mobile Security, you will be responsible for:
• The in-year product roadmap working with Architecture, Design and Technology while being accountable for the delivery and execution of the Value Stream
• Own each of the Value Stream backlogs, being responsible for managing the relationship with Product Managers, Operational teams, and key stakeholders and their priorities, and coordinate the translation of these onto the development teams, achieving the balance between compliance to requirements and delivery times/costs/quality, within a virtual team, across many continents


Key Competencies:

• Contrasted experience on design, implementation and rollout of mobile and/or fixed telecoms services, mobile applications, and cloud solutions. Preferably gained in an international environment/global context
• Clear understanding of, and deep experience of, programme management, strategy definition, Enterprise Architecture and Agile delivery
• Knowledge of software development life cycle, familiarity with structured and agile processes/tools
• Understanding of device/mobile App development and technologies
• Deep experience of large-scale infrastructure transformation programmes including adopting Cloud services within complex global enterprises
• Application Architecture experience 


We're happy if you have:
• Have an University Degree Level, preferably in technology (engineering degree in electrical, telecoms, computing)
• Previous experience in Product Development for B2B, ideally in a technology company
• Broad range of technical knowledge from a variety of development backgrounds.


MicroServices and APIs
Implementation and Integration
Architecture and Design
Design Thinking
Software Engineering

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