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Data Solution Manager

Posting Country:  United Kingdom
Date Posted:  04-Oct-2021
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent

At Vodafone, we’re working hard to build a better future. A more connected, inclusive and sustainable world. As a dynamic global community, it's our human spirit, together with technology, that empowers us to achieve this. 

We challenge and innovate in order to connect people, businesses, and communities across the world. Delighting our customers and earning their loyalty drive us, and we experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

With us, you can be truly be yourself and belong, share inspiration, embrace new opportunities, thrive, and make a real difference.

Location: London-Paddington, or Newbury, UK

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 CIS Data Solution Manager will be critical to supporting Group Data and Analytics data initiatives (i.e. Nucleus & MC2 programmes;) working alongside the Group D&A team to drive efficiency in access, movement including security/privacy arrangements for data, local market & group connectivity and best practice data transformation and data model design. The main focus of this role is hence to drive the core solution and provide expertise and support in the design & build process ensuring we deliver a fit for purpose, sustainable and operational product.

Skills Required:

  • TOGAF and/or Archimate2 certified
  • Degree or equivalent in a computer science or a scientific/technical discipline
  • Hands-on designing of data including capabilities such as: e2e lineage, data quality, reference and master data management
  • Experiencing in machine learning, from ideation to integration into operation

Must have skills:

  • Data Architect with focus on BI and Analytics with extensive experience in large scale integration projects (5 years’ min) and defining data products for the Vodafone local and group business
  • 5+ years’ experience in working in multi-project and multi-programme environment
  • Strong stakeholder management and ability to influence senior stakeholders
  • Google Cloud Platform implementation of Big Data & Machine Learning services
  • Extended knowledge of the most relevant components and vendors in more than one of the following technology areas: BI, Machine Learning, GCP, Qlik



Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business. We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.