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EY Director - Technology Media Telecom Focused Telecomm Architect in London, United Kingdom

Director - Technology Media Telecom Focused Telecomm Architect


Requisition # LON00IVA

Post Date Nov 05, 2020

recognised as a leading provider of differentiated technology consulting services harnessing new disruptive technology, alliances and talented people to solve our clients’ issues. Technology transformation is focused on helping our clients understand their needs and how to enable technology effectiveness across the organisation throughout the entire IT lifecycle. We create a vision for technology and how it can bring together innovative solutions that will support our client’s ability to achieve their strategic objectives.

We are looking for talented people who embrace technologies and want to make a difference for our clients.

The opportunity

EY helps clients transform and grow their business. This role is at the heart of that ambition, helping clients to shape innovative solutions which deliver results. We are looking for an individual who has a proven track record architecting complex solutions in the Telecommunications sector. Someone who has deep technology expertise and who can lead the conversation with senior business leaders to help them achieve a return on their Transformation investment. This person will build on experience of leading solution architecture teams and is now seeking to develop their commercial experience and impact with senior clients.

We are looking for skills and experience in architecting, designing and implementing either in the OSS (Operational Support System) layer or in the BSS (Business Support System) layer. We are looking for candidates who can lead a conversation with our senior clients, both with technical teams and also with the executive.

You will be engaging with our clients' senior executives, business representatives, and technology teams to understand current state business and technology landscape and developing pragmatic solutions.

EY operates across all industry sectors, and this role offers the opportunity to build experience and bring your wealth of technology expertise to clients in new and diverse projects, each with their own unique set of challenges.

Your key responsibilities

In your role as a Director within Technology Transformation you will have responsibility for:

  • Engaging with clients’ at senior levels across the organisation (both business & technology)

  • Architecting, designing and implementing effective technology solutions that enable value and growth across the client’s business

  • Identifying new technologies which can make a material impact on the sector and competitive advantage

  • Explaining technology trends and vendor roadmaps in terms for business impact

  • Supporting and managing high performing teams, taking responsibility for delivery

  • Sharing knowledge and equipping others with greater sector knowledge

  • Developing proposals, responding to client requirements, providing subject matter expertise

This role will be based out of the UK with flexible working arrangement. This role require travel from time-to-time to both domestic and international locations depending on client needs.

Skills and attributes for success

The role requires excellent business and technology understanding, as well as significant experience in the implementation and delivery of technology. Candidates should be able to demonstrate first and foremost a track record of working in the Telco sector to architect technology solutions. In addition, we are seeking candidates who can evidence a broader consulting skill set.

This is a leadership role where you will be expected to lead high performing teams, be a thought leader in your field and proactively contribute to the ongoing development of the EY technology practice. An ability to develop cutting edge solutions, bringing clarity where there is ambiguity is required.

We are looking for a highly motivated, articulate individual who has experience of the whole technology lifecycle and is passionate about designing innovative solutions to solve complex business problems.

What working at EY Offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Support and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and consulting services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world.

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