Solution Architect / Solution Designer - Digital & Telco

Solution Architect / Solution Designer - Digital & Telco

Job Title: Solution Architect / Solution Designer - Digital & Telco
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £475 - £500 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH5880
Contact Name: Mark Crorkin
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 04, 2017 13:54

Job Description

The Digital Solution Designer is typically assigned to one large or multiple smaller projects, translating the Requirements and High Level Architecture into a Solution Design.

Project Description:
Project Digital Front End - New Product Rebranding

My client is introducing a new digital front end based around Adobe Experience Manager and a new headless architecture. This is in tandem with a back-end revamp for new consumer product launches.

For our Consumer Telco products, the project will deliver new web/mobile app based customer sales journeys as well as new, streamlined customer support approaches, for both customers and the internal customer support teams

This vacancy is for a Digital Front End Design specialist, working as the main Solution Designer in the areas detailed, as part of a wider project E2E solution design team

Specific Skills/Experience Required For This Project

*Extensive design experience working on Consumer Telco digital applications particularly in the Sales, eCommerce and Customer Support areas
*Several years Adobe Tools content management systems design experience, particularly Adobe Experience Manager, working across web and mobile channels
*Knowledge and ideally direct design experience of working with the following
oConsumer Telco Products
oProduct Catalogue interfacing/management
oIdentity Management systems (e.g., UXP)
oeCommerce systems
oMiddleware APIs (Oracle Fusion)
oMobile Apps
*A minimum of 5 years' experience of designing digital and commerce portals/apps

Principal responsibilities

*Responsible for producing solution designs for projects in a single or across multiple countries within the group
*Produces and owns the E2E Solution Design Document which will be the reference document for the technical implementation
*Supports the Business Analysts to help define suitable, technically valid and feasible requirements based on technical and budget constraints
*Provides consultancy into Architecture teams to support their production of Architecture documents (Architecture Steer, High Level Architecture, etc.)
*Inputs into the estimation process during the Idea Creation and Delivery stages of projects.
*Ensures that the E2E Solution Design is produced using the agreed templates and adheres to the guidelines and policies managed by other teams (including Architecture, Operations and Information Security)
*Reviews detailed solution designs produced by other teams and third parties, to ensure they are aligned with the E2E Solution Design Document
*Responsible for presenting the E2E Solution Design to the Solution Design Review Board, development leads and other stakeholders as needed
*Works with the project RAID logs to manage items related to Solution Design, working with the Implementation Managers and Project Management to agree and communicate resolution
*Works with Integration Managers and Operations on the deployment plans and the non-functional requirements for the solution.
*Accountable for ensuring that the E2E Solution Design remains up to date throughout the lifecycle of the project to ensure that it represents the solution which is deployed and that the final solution is communicated back to relevant stakeholders
*On occasion for complex projects, leads a team of other internal or external Solution Designers with responsibility for the Solution Designs produced by that team

European travel may be required for some projects (typically 10-20% max)