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Technical Architect/SME (Oracle CPQ)

Posting Country:  United Kingdom
Date Posted:  19-Oct-2020
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?


Title: Technical Architect - (Oracle CPQ)

Location: Newbury


Role purpose:

• Lead End to End technical platform architecture (in augmentation with Vodafone Technical Architect) for Vodafone CPQ platform
• Devise, define and maintain architecture standards for Oracle CPQ application
• Engage with various Business stakeholders, Business Analysts and Multi-functional teams in a Multi-Vendor Environment
• Understand business requirements. Deliver architectural strategy and blueprints for end to end solutions
• Provide technical expertise to advise on solutions, including standard CPQ Product & its features to address business issues and opportunities
• Use technical expertise to optimise technical solutions efficiency, flexibility and scalability
• Develop business process for platform architecture addressing business demands and IT delivery 
• Collaborate with business users and IT delivery team to determine solution outcomes. Deliver technical solutions to address business vision, strategy and IT delivery issues
• Review existing end to end platform architectures and its interfaces. Collect and analyse the data to identify the areas of improvement
• Provide input and consultancy (including technical defects troubleshooting) during each cycle of Project phase (business requirement, efforts estimation, test strategy, development, test, release, production operational maintenance). Ensuring IT delivery is up to the best product standards and of excellent quality
• Lead all aspects of technical design, development, implementation and defects resolution. Lead technical discussions with the business users, business analysts, designers, developers and third party vendors
• Close technical co-ordination with platform vendor Oracle
• Review and authorize technical designs to ensure the designs are compliant with Oracle CPQ design principles


We're happy if you have:

  •  In-depth technical knowledge and hands on experience of Oracle Big Machine product and its modules (Marketing, Sales, Commerce, Service Clouds)
  •  Expert level knowledge of Oracle CPQ platform features, setups, capabilities and constraints. CPQ Product configuration and rules, Commerce process, Proposal & Contracts designer, Pricing functionality, Approvals, Reporting, Order execution
  •  Good technical understanding of SalesForce product
  •  Experience on managing Oracle Big Machines platform in integrated


Preferred technical / professional qualifications:
• Other Oracle CPQ certification
• certified Developer
• certified Administrator
• Good understanding of SDLC Lifecycle



Job Responsibilities

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.