Digital Catapult

Senior IoT Architect

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Your job is to inspire the creation of cutting edge IoT technology solutions and their implementation as part of ambitious digital transformation projects of early adopters that we are working with. You will lead on the engagement of relevant stakeholders to ensure that requirements are properly understood and translated into suitable architecture and design specifications. You will ensure that suitable proof of concepts and pilot activities that we are engaged in will lead to successful solutions that can be effectively scaled by our clients alongside suitable delivery partners in the form of IoT technology start-ups and scaleups we are working with.

what you’ll do
  • Own the specification and design of end-to-end IoT solutions enabled by advances in Future Network technology that lead to longer lasting digital transformation within our clients
  • Educate potential adopters about the potential of Future Network technologies and support the identification of convincing business cases for further scaling of these solutions
  • Elicit detailed technical requirements from client challenges and opportunities for proof-of-concepts, pilots and scaleup activities
  • Pro-actively qualify in delivery partners from emerging IoT startups and scaleups in the UK IoT eco-system
  • Act as a technical project lead working with internal teams, partners and funders while not shying away from hands-on delivery in these projects
  • Continue to develop and learn new technologies, investigate and propose new project directions and initiatives and demonstrate thought leadership
  • Work within a team to help craft new funding bids or commercial pitches for the IoT technology area
what we’re looking for
  • Friendly and approachable personality experienced in client interactions
  • Experience in system specification and architecture design of end-to-end IoT solutions and/or products based on identified client and market requirements
  • Extensive experience in managing diverse internal and external stakeholders as part of the delivery of complex technology projects, preferably in the area of IoT
  • Deep knowledge of emerging IoT technologies including IoT device, communications, data and service delivery platforms
  • Passion for solving real world challenges with technology and experience in understanding how these solutions will fit into existing business processes of organisations
  • Demonstrated ability to win commercial tenders and C&RD bids for IoT solutions