Senior Expert OSS Design Authority (m/f/d)

Vodafone • Düsseldorf, Eschborn

Düsseldorf, Eschborn

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At Vodafone, we’re working hard to build a better future. A more connected, inclusive and sustainable world. As a dynamic global community, it's our human spirit, together with technology, that empowers us to achieve this. 

We challenge and innovate in order to connect people, businesses, and communities across the world. Delighting our customers and earning their loyalty drive us, and we experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

With us, you can be truly be yourself and belong, share inspiration, embrace new opportunities, thrive, and make a real difference.


Senior Expert OSS Design Authority (m/f/d)  
At Vodafone, we work every day to build a better future. For a world that is better connected, more inclusive and more sustainable. Because for us, technology is only as strong as the people who use it.  

What you can expect: 

  • As Senior Expert (m/f/d) OSS Design Authority, you actively shape the Vodafone Spirit by designing world class OSS solutions. 
  • You are responsible for the design respectively the design guidelines for OSS domains such as Network Element Management, Fault Management, Performance Management or Probing 
  • You also develop the strategy for the respective OSS domain in close coordination with the end-to-end architecture. This implies the HLD creation, supplier coordination, OSS system landscape modernization and delivery roadmap ownership. 
  • You create business cases in close cooperation with the business units, the process owners and the finance department and represent the interests of the respective OSS domain in cross-functional/ cross-domain forums and programs. 

What distinguishes you: 

  • You have good knowledge of architectural methods and standards that are relevant to OSS (e.g. TOGAF, Cobit, Frameworxs, incl. SID, eTOM). 
  • You are customer-focused and have a systematic way of working. 
  • You have excellent office IT skills and analytical and organisational skills. 
  • You are business fluent in German and English (C1 as per CEFR). 
  • You have a degree in engineering, telecommunications, computer science or a similar qualification and at least 5 years of professional experience in the field of OSS engineering, IT development, solution design or software development. 


This position may be full-time or part-time (minimum 30 hours). 

Severely disabled applicants will be given special consideration if they are equally qualified. 

We are filling this position at the Düsseldorf or Eschborn location for Vodafone Deutschland GmbH. 

What we offer you: 
We are Future Ready, are you? Coming together as a team at our locations is important to us, but so is our individual flexibility. Take advantage of our Full Flex Office working model and, after consulting with your manager, work not only at your place of work, but also from wherever you feel comfortable and up to 20 days per year from other European countries. And we also support you in other ways, for example with flexible working hours and health offers to help you achieve a good work-life balance. We help you and your family in all situations. In addition to a generous parental leave scheme, we actively support you in childcare or caring for relatives, for example. You decide which of our training and continuing education programs will support your individual development and apply your knowledge directly. Our health and mindfulness programs offer you a good balance. You work in international teams and contribute your skills there. Exchange ideas with colleagues in various networks and learn from each other. You will receive an attractive salary and a modern pension plan. What else do you need? Choose from many additional benefits exactly what fits into your life. 

Technology by and for people - with it, everything is possible. As part of Vodafone, we support you in a career that pays off. In every respect. It starts with you. It starts now.

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business. We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.

Ready to join us?

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