about 17 hours ago
The main purpose is to support the execution and to assure the Vodafone Group Technology IT Strategy & Architecture standards in the Local Markets and Group Functions. The objective of the role will be achieved by performing the next activities:
Drive the Architecture Review of Local Markets and Group Functions roadmap and initiatives, ensure "Technology Projects / Enabler Epics" are aligned to strategic themes and goals. Govern the portfolio of the initiatives that realize the roadmap and support investment decisions to align with strategic goals and target: o Prepare and coordinate the architecture reviews of the roadmap for the coming 3 to 5 years with Head of IT Architecture and Strategy and the CIOs o Run the Demand Management Board for complex architecture initiatives with all the Heads of IT Architecture in the LMs, CoEs and Group Functions; o Prepare and coordinate the Architecture Review Board for the categorized complex architecture initiatives.to enable the Head of IT Architecture's decision making
Continuously improve the IT Architecture Operating model, constantly adapting the processes and engagements with the main stakeholders in the Local Markets and the Group Functions.
Facilitate and run experience & knowledge share sessions for all levels in the organization including but not limited to: o ISTL and TLT o Global Architecture Knowledge share o Vodafone University o Various other smaller and or one-off sessions of any kind.
Review and coordinate the reviews of the Architecture deliverables of the main Transformation Programmes and execute the assurance aligned with Vodafone Transformation Framework. Participate to the Programmes' ceremonies (SAFe) and boards to ensure the optimal architectural decisions.
Assurance of the Vodafone Group Technology IT Strategy & Architecture standards in the organization;
Governance of IT Architecture lifecycle
Continuous improvement of IT Strategy & Architecture Operating Model
Continuous engagement of the IT workforce in our global communities.
Expert of Vodafone Transformation Framework for the Architecture area and reviewer of IT Architecture deliverables Core competencies, knowledge and experience [max 5]:
Capability to understand, monitor and influence the delivery of architectural complex initiatives.
Ability to discuss architecture assets & specifications, risks & issues and dependencies in order to influence at senior and technical expert levels across Vodafone Local Markets, and Group functions.
Willingness to travel in line with business needs.
Academic Degree qualified
Experience with Enterprise Architecture and Architecture Governance.
Experience of Agile Way of Working
Experience or at least good knowledge of SAFe, SCRUM, Spotify model
Strong understanding of structured project delivery methodologies (DevOps etc)
Strong understanding of Programme Management
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