Voice Technical Design Lead

London (Greater)
£50,000 - £59,999, £60,000 - £69,999, £70,000 - £79,999
07 Nov 2017
16 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Voice Technical Design Lead - Farnborough

£excellent + great benefits

Joining Vodafone is more than a job, what we do matters. We don’t just carry minutes, texts and data – we carry people’s lives. And that’s a huge responsibility. If you think for a minute about the people you rely on…the likelihood is they rely on us

Customers are at the heart of everything we do and we want to make a difference to the lives of our customers, and the communities in which we live and work. We support our people to give something back to the causes that mean the most to them through helping them give time and money to the charities they love

And what’s it like to work here? We have created an environment where you can look forward to coming to work and are empowered to be at your best. We offer flexibility in how you work that helps you do your job in a way that suits you, opportunities to help you grow and progress throughout your career and a choice of benefits to suit your lifestyle.

About Enterprise

There’s never been a more exciting time to join our Enterprise team. Following our integration of one of the UK’s largest Fixed Network capabilities into our portfolio, Vodafone is now able to offer Enterprise customers access to the industry’s only directly provided fixed and mobile communications service. We’re providing a blueprint to revolutionise how our customers use voice, messaging, data and fixed-line solutions. Using this technology, in conjunction with our consultancy skills, our customers can find ‘Better Ways of Working’, which is at the heart of everything we do.

About the role
You will join a team and help provide world class secure solutions for our Enterprise clients. You will act as the lead Architect for assigned technology domains within voice platforms and to drive architectural process and deliverables through the project lifecycle

You will be accountable for the architecture & design of core/customer networks, encompassing strategic growth, capacity management and optimisation. It’s important to keep abreast of technology trends, working with multiple vendors as well as building key relationships within the business.

You will own the governance of all technology decisions, technical specifications and requests for change. Defining, maintaining and owning the technology road map for allocated technology domains. Ultimately you will provide expert technical support to department and to Customers.

Qualifications/Experience Desired

  • Technical knowledge of the following: UK voice technical & regulatory requirements, voicemail platforms, Cisco, VoIP protocols
  • Knowledge/exposure of the following mobile: indoor radio solutions, machine to machine communications
  • Understanding of new technology capabilities & technical standards
  • Maintaining an awareness of technical roadmaps
  • Ability to shape propositions and present them to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Ability to hold and maintain a level of security clearance

Commitment from Vodafone

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a flexible, motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised, developed and rewarded. We believe that 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 - we are not only multinational but multicultural too. At Vodafone you will have access to our excellent flexible benefits programme that you would expect from any global company.