Lead Telco Architect / CTO – UK Wide

An overview of the role

The Business and Technology Solutions (BTS) delivery unit within Application Services specialises in navigating our clients through the complexities of large-scale, technology enabled transformation programmes, using our skills to drive outstanding delivery and business outcomes. Having the right people using the right methodology and following the right process gives every client the right result.

 

You will be the custodian of the technical integrity of a client’s project or programme.  You will typically be on the client’s premises working closely hand in hand with their employees, our engagement manager and the technical team. You will be the “go to” person for any technical issues and will draw on the huge body of knowledge within Capgemini to address them.

 

  • Looking at 5G monetization, network function virtualization, digital customer journeys, OSS/BSS transformation, mobile edge computing, hyperscale data and cybersecurity
  • You will be the owner of the technology strategy for your customer and account team to drive transformation
  • You will own the bid throughout the lifecycle from initial engagement to delivery
  • You will liaise with all delivery teams to ensure the strategic vision is both realised and delivered in a cost-effective manner
  • Provides thought leadership on governance and sets expectations for quality practices and standards to deliver the business solution. 
     

Why this role?

The Architects’ capability within BTS is a growing team of 130 people dedicated to ensuring that the technologies selected and the way that they are implemented meet the business objectives of our clients.  There are several disciplines within the architecture team: delivery, business, integration and digital architects and technical managers, and many of our people can perform in more than one of these roles.

Professional development. Accelerated career progression. An environment that encourages entrepreneurial spirit. It’s all on offer at Capgemini. And although collaboration is at the core of the way we work, we also recognise individual needs with a flexible benefits package you can tailor to suit you.
 

Why you?

  • Proven background as a Lead Telco Architect / CTO
  • Experience of designing technology aspects of the solution in line with business objectives and architecture principles
  • Experience of managing technical risks
  • Previous experience of working within client-side delivery and consultative environments.
  • Taking the lead role in sales and pre-sales activity; driving innovation and working with in the Telco Sector
  • Telco SME

Why us?

While we’re a global consultancy, we’re made up of supportive, close-knit communities.  Everyone wants to get the best solutions for our customers and create the best working environment.

 

Work Life Harmony
We understand that everyone has varied lives and we want you to have a great work-life balance.  So, where possible, our Work Life Harmony policy will help you to work flexibly and juggle your work and home life.
 

Diversity

Capgemini positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.  We are committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best people to deliver innovative, world-class solutions for our clients. We foster an inclusive culture that enables everyone to achieve their full potential and enjoy a fulfilling career with us.  Our comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies enable our employees to balance their individual, family and work-life needs.
 

About Capgemini

Capgemini is a global leader in partnering with companies to transform and manage their business by harnessing the power of technology. The Group is guided everyday by its purpose of unleashing human energy through technology for an inclusive and sustainable future. It is a responsible and diverse organization of 270,000 team members in nearly 50 countries. With its strong 50 year heritage and deep industry expertise, Capgemini is trusted by its clients to address the entire breadth of their business needs, from strategy and design to operations, fuelled by the fast evolving and innovative world of cloud, data, AI, connectivity, software, digital engineering and platforms. The Group reported in 2020 global revenues of €16 billion.

 

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Posted on:

October 28, 2021

Experience level:

Experienced Professional

Contract type:

Permanent Full Time

Location:

Any UK Base

Department:

Architecture