Solution Designer, Voice

Solution Designer, Voice

Job Title: Solution Designer, Voice
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £480 - £500 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH5746
Contact Name: Mark Crorkin
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 14, 2017 13:39

Job Description

Do you have experience of working as a Solution Designer on large, complex telecoms Programmes?

Our client immediately requires a strong End to End Solution Designer to work on a project within a Voice Programme to:
Assess scope (core/CR) and define the required IT design work to deliver scope (per phase)
Manage the production of Solution Designs according to processes set out by the SD lead and the quality standard set by both client and industry best practice
Review/Approve requirements & architecture for all scope.
Highlight gaps & additional work required to resolve
Review all IT designs per phase to gate quality prior to issue to the business
Provide guidance and support to the design team & other workstreams working on scope
The successful candidate will need 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.

In particular we are looking fro experience in:
Integration and Portals
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
Ensuring any detailed platform solution designs are produced and 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
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: 5+ years of experience in designing technical solutions in a multi-tiered IT infrastructure. Comfortable operating within large, matrixed project teams (containing internal, external, 3rd party vendors, Top Tier SI's)
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:

Functional/Technical Experience: Telecommunications
- Cross business domain
- Billing
- Operations
- IT delivery, preferably including time spent doing development and or business analysis in addition to IT design

Industry experience: Telco