Software Enterprise Architecture Engineer GBP30.71/hr

Recruiter
Jonathan Lee Recruitment - Product Eng
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
30.00 - 30.71 GBP Hourly
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
08 Sep 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Ref: 33525
Title: Software Engineer (Enterprise Architecture)
Division: Vehicle Engineering
Contract Position based at: Gaydon

Position Description:
The Connected Car team is delivering industry leading, customer exciting Telematics, Infotainment and Vehicle Management services. These services operate in conjunction with Vehicle, Smartphone and Tablet Applications, and are built on a number of Cloud platforms. Connected Car are looking for a hands-on Project Manager, or Delivery Manager, to take strong control over an existing portfolio of projects and workstreams, to deliver the next phase of Connected Car features and services.

Core Responsibilities:

- Design and specify the integration points between Connected Car specific components and the wider IT infrastructure. Specific areas include eCommerce and Single Sign On.
- Design the integration of new services into the existing architecture
- Design and specify new services on new architectures, including Cloud and Hybrid solutions
- Maintain relationship with JLR IT and owners of connected business systems.
- Maintain relationships with key Services suppliers and vendors to ensure Jaguar Land Rover receive best value service provision
- Implement a software compliance program in accordance with industry standards and regulations
- Analyse incident data to find trends in order to identify risks, problem areas and service improvement opportunities
- Develop and implement a continuous service improvement model for internal support processes and procedures that drive business excellence
- Assist in the preparation of budget proposals and operational expense requirements for Connected Car team to senior stakeholders
- Monitor and analyse trends in traffic and resource use and present recommendations for the future, and to identify areas for possible savings and/or asset optimization
- Manage large scale deployment of IT software and services with multiple providers ensuring a smooth rollout is achieved
- Analyse incident data to find trends in order to identify risks, problem areas and service improvement opportunities
- Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as may be requested

Skills Required:

3 KEY SKILLS REQUIRED:

- Enterprise Architecture
- Software Integration
- Cross Functional working.

Experience Required:
Experience in Enterprise Architecture gained at Senior Technical level
Understanding and experience of IT service providers
Strong IT skills, able to analyse data for reporting purposes and follow work instruction
Experience of Agile methodologies
Knowledge of defect tracking systems
Keen interest in the following subject matter: Telematics, V2X, 5G, IoT, Cloud architectures, Software Platforms, Big Data Analytics, Software development processes and tools, Agile/DevOps, GNSS systems.

Experience Preferred:
Ability to present to all levels including senior stakeholders
Experience of Cloud technology
Ecommerce systems
Telematics knowledge

Education Required:
Degree qualified or equivalent experience

Additional Information:
Travel within the UK will be required, including the occasional business trips.