Technical Design Engineer

Newbury, Berkshire
  1. Full Time
  2. IT/Technology
Posting date:18 Jul, 2019

Technical Design Engineer - 000000251707
Location – Newbury HQ
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & excellent Benefits


What’s the role?



As a Technical Design Engineer you will work within the UK Automation & Robotics domain. This is a new built for purpose to enable Vodafone to move into a fully Digitised and Automated environment.  The Automation & Robotics domain is leading this change using cutting edge, market leading technologies to develop ‘no-code’ and ‘low-code’ applications to automate activity across our business.

The role of the Technical Design Engineer, working closely with the Solution Architect is to develop the high-level design into an end-to-end low-level systems design. Detailed understanding of the systems integrations, connectivity, security and platform capabilities will be required in order to deliver performant, efficient solutions to production. The Technical Design Engineer will also provide support, guidance and governance for the delivery of core technical platforms and environments for automation solutions, including; infrastructure set up and configuration


In addition, you will be required to:


  • Work with the solution architect, Technical Business Analyst, Development & delivery teams to design and implement solutions and projects within the Automation Domains.
  • Provide ad-hoc scripting/robotic/technical solutions to migrations, new deployments and operational issues.
  • Define and maintain standards for Automation platforms.
  • Support development and operational teams to overcome technical challenges, resolve blocker and issues.
  • To provide knowledge and expertise within and outside the Enterprise IT team, for cross-functional development, low level solutions design and problem solving. 


What’s needed?

  • Exceptional experience working in a Delivery function.
  • Experience of project and work package delivery in agile or waterfall environments.
  • Ability to communicate with stakeholders of all levels – Clearly communicate complex Technical ideas.
  • Experience of Business Support Systems (BSS).
  • Solid experience working with an Automation Technology (Pega, UiPath, Blue Prism, Automation Anywhere etc).
  • Experience with integration technologies, Tibco, webMethods, Oracle Fusion, WebSphere etc.
  • Strong skills around data technologies such as RDBMs, NO-SQL, LDAP
  • Educated to a degree level or equivalent experience.


What’s in it for you?

In this dynamic, fast paced team you will be working on leading edge technologies in a constantly evolving environment. You will play a key part in foundation of the System and platform development. You will gain on the job training and receive invaluable exposure to Robotic and Automations.


Love to travel? 28 days holiday (option to buy or sell 5!) plus leading travel brand discounts.
Planning for the Future? Get a head start with our fantastic contribution matching pension scheme or our award winning maternity policy.
Are charities close to your heart? 3 paid leave days for charity projects of your choice and matched fundraising.
Looking to Learn? Develop a career on your terms with the Vodafone University.
Love to Shop? Enjoy discounts with the UK’s best-known brands, restaurants and days out with the family.
What about your phone? Great discounts available for you, your family and your friends!

If this sounds of interest, then apply today!!

Commitment from Vodafone: 


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, 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. At Vodafone you will have access to our excellent flexible benefits programme that you would expect from any global company.UKIT



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