IoT Platform Technical Architect

Newbury, Berkshire
  1. Full Time
  2. IT/Technology
Posting date:03 Dec, 2019
Role Title: IoT Platform Technical Architect
Location: Newbury / London

At Vodafone Group we build connections to all our Global operations, acting as an advisory board to drive consistency and customer excellence across 30 countries and for over 420 million customers. We are constantly uncovering tactics to innovate the way we operate, set our global standards or lead our strategic performance. By joining Vodafone Group, you will be part of evolving our digital world of total communications. Now is the time to get on board.

As a bold global technology leader, our products and services touch the lives of millions, as well as lending a huge helping hand to some of the country’s most crucial organisations. 

From contactless payments to connecting emergency services, our technology delivers some truly exciting initiatives, not to mention the incredible connections we make on a global level every single day. We rely on the brightest sparks to help us deliver new innovations. So if you believe, like we do, that technology can help us imagine, create and realise a more connected future – then we need you to help us achieve that goal! 

We’re focused on building the best network, providing a knockout digital experience and giving back the very best to our business customers.  What links us all together is that we are all customer obsessed, innovation hungry and ambitious! Are you?    

Our Team:
Internet of Things (IoT)

At Vodafone Group we believe in making IoT simple, by bringing together exactly the right mix of partners to ensure that every element of a project works smoothly over our global network.  Offering a wide range of end-to-end solutions across a broad range of sectors, including Automotive, Consumer Electronics, Retail and Banking, our IoT solutions combine the world's largest mobile network, outstanding technology and a long track record of success. Joining us as a Principal IoT Platforms Manager you can be part of our empowering our Internet of Things (IoT) function. The Future is exciting. Ready?

In order to fulfil this objective IoT leadership require an IoT Platform Technical Architect tasked with overseeing the creation and maintenance of one or more IoT Platforms (e.g. Application Enablement, Device Management). As a subject matter expert, you will be accountable for the strategy, architecture, roadmap and design of one or more platforms.

With us you will:
  • Define develop and maintain platform architecture and technical roadmaps including effectively evaluating build/rent/buy decisions.

  • Be responsible for engaging with technical and business stakeholders to understand their needs, prioritise the delivery approach, and guide technical leads in solution delivery as a design authority

  • Assess the ongoing success of platform efforts and report on progress

  • Evangelise business benefits and impact of the platform as well as the value of modern delivery and engineering practices.

  • Support building of solutions through consultancy and advice on platforms.   

Apply if you have:
  • Experience of IoT Platforms (e.g. AWS IoT, Azure IoT, PTC ThingWorx, Software AG Cumulocity)
  • Knowledge of public cloud service offerings (IaaS, PaaS, DBaaS services)
  • Basic knowledge of Infrastructure as Software (Container Orchestration, Observability, CI/CD)
  • Modern security practices
  • Modern API platform design
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