Solution Architect - Artificial Intelligence

Milano, Lombardia
  1. Full Time
  2. IT/Technology
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Posting date:02 Jul, 2018

Vodafone


Creating and discovering technology is what we do. Whether it’s designing a chatbot or developing a Facial Mouse to help people with cerebral palsy to communicate, we constantly experiment with smart new ways to make our products and services more intuitive, simple and successful. Ultimately, our goal is to evolve our technology to improve the lives of our customers. We’re lucky to have a passionate digital team, who always go above and beyond. The digital environment is fast-paced and constantly changing, so we’re always looking for a fresh pair of eyes to challenge how we work, embrace the latest technology and help us stay one step ahead. We work following agile principles fundamentals and we are keen to have on-board people who will collaborate on agile projects, sharing ideas and fostering innovation.


About the role 


As Solution Architect you will work within our Artificial Intelligence team to help evolve TOBi – our digital assistant. You will design and lead the implementation of AI Platform solutions and capability architecture for a particular business capability / user journey, according to the overall digital vision and target architecture. Within the cross-functional team, you will provide technical analysis and holistic solution design of future capabilities and features, including external dependencies, cross-domain APIs, and technical enablers / stories.


Key contributions

 

  • Translate the overall business vision and target architecture into corresponding solution designs and change requirements
  • Design end-to-end solutions and cross domain integration and APIs; defining also non-functional, operational, and quality requirements for solutions
  • Define technical stories to enable business capabilities, fostering re-use of existing components, and accept technical features following demos
  • Provide technical guidance to software engineers to ensure alignment
  • Ensure compliance to technology guidelines (e.g. tech security)

 

Key skills
  • Solution architecture and design
  • Feasibility analysis
  • Business capability / customer journey architecture governance in agile software delivery
  • Technical enablers, integration APIs and detailed technical and operational story design
  • Master’s or Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Systems Analysis, or other related field
  • Five to seven years of experience in at least three disciplines, such as business, information, solution or technical architecture, application development, middleware, information analysis, database management or operation sin a multitier environment
  • Experience working with agile methodologies, such as Scrum, Kanban, XP, TDD, and BDD
Why Vodafone?
We have created an environment where you can look forward to coming to work and are empowered to be at your best. We offer flexibility in how you work that helps you do your job in a way that suits you, opportunities to help you grow your skillset and progress throughout your career journey, and leverage on learning opportunities in-house or participating to off-site conferences and events. At Vodafone Village you will find smart spaces equipped with foosball, ping pong and video-games and you will enjoy your place even hosting the main Italian digital events and meet-ups.
 
The future is exciting. Ready?
 
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