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Solution Architect Collaboration Servic

Posting Country:  United Kingdom
Date Posted: 
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent

Our purpose at Vodafone is to connect for a better future. As a Global Communications Technology company, we put the customer at the heart of everything we do. We are forever challenging, pushing boundaries and discovering innovative ways to connect our customers with their digital societies.

We connect people, businesses, and communities across the globe to create the future. We earn customer loyalty, experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

Join our journey as we connect for a better future. Ready?

Solution Architect Collaboration Services
Newbury/Paddington

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?

The Role

The Office IT Collaboration Domain’s Service Portfolio sits right at the heart of Vodafone’s Digital Workplace strategy and portfolio. The Office IT Solution Architect Collaboration Services has to ensure solutions delivered by the Collaboration development team and 3rd parties  can be seamlessly integrated, transitioned and operated within the Office IT Collaboration application landscape.
Ensure Vodafone Collaboration platforms architecture adheres to security and Enterprise Architecture guidelines and industry best practices focused on defining, implementing and continuously improving the platform architecture.
The key responsibility of a solution architect within Collaboration domain is the creation of technical solution designs and the technical support and guidance of the project implementation during the development and technical setup and implementation phases.

You must have…
Deep knowledge in programming, technology frameworks, standards and technical modelling.
Experience on multiple Hardware and Software Environments (for.eg- distributed, desktop, and mobile) and be comfortable with complex heterogeneous systems environments.
Critical thinking, problem solving, design, and most critically, attention to performance, scalability, reliability, availability at the system and component level
Good understanding of ITIL Service Management
Must possess an in depth understanding of the capabilities of Collaboration technologies (e.g. SharePoint server 2010/2016/2019, Multifarm / Crossfarm Environments, MS Data Protection Manager, SCOM), Database knowledge (e.g. MSSQL) , Development knowledge (e.g. PowerShell Scripting, development Frameworks)
Microsoft Office 365,  solution design and management experience in a large scale IT Enterprise environment
 

What’s in it for you?
28 days holiday (with the option to buy or sell 5 days) plus public holidays
Flexible working
Pension matching scheme of up to 10%
5 paid days leave for charity projects
MyChoices portal - cycle to work scheme, 100’s of retail discounts, shares and salary sacrifice schemes
Vodafone family and friends discount
Interest free commuter loan
Global parental leave policy for all new parents coming in 2020 which includes 16 weeks fully paid leave and upon returning to work, new parents can work part-time hours for 6 months whilst being paid their full-time salary
Access to Vodafone University and LinkedIn Learning


Our commitment

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the 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.
Get to know us better here and find out what life at Vodafone could be like for you.
https://careers.vodafone.co.uk/working-at-vodafone
Please contact group.resourcing@vodafone.com for any application-related enquiries.

 

The future is exciting. Ready?


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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.