Information and Communication Technology (ICT) connects people and markets worldwide! Deutsche Telekom is one of the leading international companies in ICT. With round about 235.000 employees in 50 countries, we provide innovative solutions to our clients.
T-Systems is one of the three successful brands of Deutsche Telekom. We serve large customers and multinational companies through our global infrastructure of data centers and networks. With the help of innovative technology we develop integrated solutions for connected life and work.
Let us together shape the world of tomorrow!
This role will consist of the following disciplines and areas of responsibility:
Detail Technical Designs and solutions – Lead the development, maintainance and evergreening of designs per each area of technology. Be the global owner of one or more technical topics within GCU Engineering Vendor liaison and Innovation - keep abreast with Infrastructure developments in the market place and work with delivery to lead proof of concept projects as necessary and to contribute to well researched recommendations as a business case (Costs, Benefit, Risks, Value to Customers, Value to T-Systems). Liaison with delivery organizations - actively work with the delivery organization to ensure that the services can be operated in an effective manner. Problem and Escalation management – Actively support the delivery organization in the event of critical situations and with structural issues in the infrastructure. Publication of Standards – Lead and contribute to all GCU Technology Standards and building blocks according to T-Systems document management standards. Governance of GCU Standards – Lead in technology design and product Steering Groups to police and control standards effectively. Procurement – support effective negotiation, procurement and selection criteria of technology according to the T-Systems guidelines. Exploiting technology – ensure a standardized method of service delivery which is aligned with T-Systems guidelines. Investments and projects – contribute to the preparation of business cases for capital investment and proof of concepts or complex programmes. Supplier cost management – Support monitoring of supplier’s products and services and make recommendation to reduce costs as necessary Communications plan – contribute to an effective communications plan for all associated stakeholders Coordination: Lead a global/cross-functional project team in support of technical activities. Training: Coach engineering and operations colleagues on key GCU Technologies Standards and building blocks
The post holder will require:
A breadth and depth of technical expertise across a diverse area of technology. The engineer will influence and support the choice of technical solutions and is able to spot and raise opportunities for adding business value, reducing operatio