To lead the high-level product designs, delivery and management of solutions to support demands from VBPS customers from Vodafone Business, Local Markets and Partner Markets
With these activities you will have a great impact on our business
Lead the creation of technical domain level / agile team design of products and solutions to meet the needs of VBPS customers, obtaining the optimum balance between compliance to requirements and delivery times / costs / quality, within a virtual team.
Work with the Vodafone Business teams to help in the definition of roadmaps and further development of these products
Work closely with the Product Architect Authority and Technical Product Owners during the design phase to ensure the compliance of the solution against the customer requirements and consistency with wider technical landscape and technology strategy.
Lead the selections of 3rd party suppliers, manage the interaction with them (technical requirements, compliance, roadmaps, performance management, etc.
and support Vodafone Procurement Company (VPC) Team in commercial negotiations.
Keeping up to date with relevant technology trends and ensure Vodafone Customers benefit from the latest technological advances to get the best possible experience
o Feasibility Studies & Analysis, Technical Requirements Specs, Technical Option Papers, High level and detailed designs
o RFP and RFI
o Approve Test Strategy, Test Plan and Acceptance Documents
With these skills you are a great candidate
University degree in computer science / electrical / electronic / telecommunications engineering or similar degree
Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a mobile operating company
Strong understanding and appreciation of middleware technologies and concepts
Strong understanding and appreciation of wider BSS, OSS and billing system requirements for Telecoms
Experience of design, implementation and roll out of SaaS / IaaS / PaaS cloud solutions, ecommerce platforms, digital channels, mobile / fixed telecoms services, and mobile applications.
Preferably gained in an international environment or global context
Good communication, presentation and stakeholder management skills
Strong API knowledge and experience in SSO technologies like Open ID, SAML, OAuth, etc
Good understanding of the following technology areas :
o Mobile networks and technologies : 4G / LTE and 5G
Good understanding of cloud computing and cloud orchestration technologies and concepts (AWS, Azure and GCP)
Awareness of Industry bodies (TM Forum, W3C, 3GPP, GSMA,)