Solution Architect / Solution Design - Telco Voice projects

Solution Architect / Solution Design - Telco Voice projects

Job Title: Solution Architect / Solution Design - Telco Voice projects
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH5808
Contact Name: Mark Crorkin
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 25, 2017 15:56

Job Description

Our client immediately requires a strong End to End Lead Solution Designer to lead a team of Solution Designers to translate requirements into a solution vision, system specifications, and implementation tasks in accordance with the overall requirements, IT strategy and architecture; and therefore deliver the overall technical IT solution design for the project.
Key Accountabilities

Reporting directly to the Project Manager you will be primarily accountable for:

Producing and owning the E2E Solution Design Document which will be the reference document for the technical implementation
Creating, implementing and improving processes to drive high design quality and delivery (QA)
Ensuring any detailed platform solution designs are aligned with the E2E Solution Design Document
Responsible for alignment of the Technical Solution with project requirements including definition of project phasing and work package breakdown
Creating, implementing and improving processes to drive high design quality and delivery (QA)
Owning the project list of Solution Design issues or queries and works closely with the SI to agree and communicate resolution
Ensuring that the E2E Solution Design remains up to date throughout the lifecycle of the project; that it represents the solution which is deployed; and that the final solution is communicated back to Architecture to baseline production environments/infrastructure and to any other interested parties
The key project relationships for the E2E Solution Designer are with IT Architecture, Business Analysts, Technical Project Managers, Platform Solution Designers, Development Leads, Validation, Operations and Information Security teams, as well as external suppliers.
Mandatory Requirements

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:
Solution Design Experience:
Telco Fulfilment
Telco Assurance
Telco Billing
Telco Operations and Enterprise Management
IT Integration and Portals
IT delivery, preferably including time spent doing development and or business analysis in addition to IT design
Balancing business and technology stakeholder needs and making transparent, informed trade-offs
Project Environment: Proven ability to deliver projects in dynamic, fast paced and challenging corporate environments.
Qualifications: IT related degree or similar
Optional Requirements

It will also help your application if you can show:
Desirable Skills:
Agile IT Delivery
Innovation of traditional IT Architecture and Design work/processes
Experience forging closer relationships between business and technology teams
Industry experience: Mobile, Telco