Location:
Morrisons Head Office
Department:
Technology
Job Type:
Permanent / Full Time
10 Feb 2023

About The Role

At Morrisons we are continually driving transformational change in our business through the innovative use of technology. Our exciting programmes of work are producing modern cloud-first solutions, using agile practices to deliver at pace. 

 
The successful candidate will work on the definition and implementation of the company’s future roadmap and strategy for Technology networking and telephony. You'll work to drive maximum business benefit across multiple technologies, geographies, sites, solutions. You'll also collate governance metrics and use this data to drive improvements to availability and performance of IT systems.
 

Accountabilities:

 

Customer

 
  • Work with the HoT’s to support the project & product specific build strategies and approaches

  • Provide SME advice & guidance to Domain Teams in terms of Networks

  • Understand business activities and its ambitions, strategically, commercially and culturally, so as to ensure the effective and timely provision of technology

  • Work closely to ensure that all business requirements are met by the Technology function, with both technical and financial goals achieved.

 

Colleague

 
  • Promotion of network capabilities and common approaches to reduce costs and improve business efficiency within the Morrisons environment. 

  • Define, communicate and execute a robust Networks and Telephony strategy

  • Act as the advocate and subject matter expert for Networks and Telephony

  • The escalation point for network issues

      

 

Operational

 
  • Own the Network operational service

  • Implementation of monitoring and alerting patterns, and associated operational monitoring improvements 

  • Deliver service and operational excellence in line with agreed KPIs to deliver agreed outcomes for Technology and Morrisons domain IT colleagues

  • Establish and improve service delivery levels for both current and future systems, and formulate a shared service approach for all Morrisons colleagues.

 

About You

Role-specific knowledge, skills & experience:  

 

Knowledge

 
  • Strategic insight and deep content expertise in Data Networks and Telephony

  • Excellent understanding of WAN (including SD), LAN, Wireless, Data Centre Networks and Networks Security

  • An understanding of Waterfall and Iterative development methodologies and how to apply them.

  • Understanding of Product Teams and DevOps

  • Understanding of Cloud, preferably GCP and AWS


Skills

 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to relay important information in the most suited format for varied stakeholders

  • Quick on your feet, take solid decisions, and are flexible to see various sides of a situation. Your experience of building teams, processes, and tools will be essential

  • Excellent negotiation and influencing skills

  • Very strong technical skills in relation to engineering

  • Strong 3rd party management skills

  • Strong understanding of the software delivery lifecycle

  • Versatile approach to adapt with dynamic methodologies for internal projects.

  • Proven internal/external stakeholder management ability.

 

Experience

 
  • An excellent track-record of technical leadership where service quality and security is a priority.

  • Strong commercial acumen and a history of making innovative and profitable decisions with respect to Technology.

  • Experience of defining and executing a long-term systems strategy within a significant IT environment.

  • Experience of working on bids or proposals for services

  • Experience of working with outsourced delivery suppliers

  • Experience of Technology management at scale, strategic and operational, within a high transaction volume / high availability environment.

  • Track record of executing major Technology programmes and for managing the enhancement \ upgrades of a complex systems environment.

About the team

About Us Description:
Our naturally digital thinking is driving a change programme that will make Morrisons a digitally focused retailer. We're making improvements across our diverse business and we're revolutionising our online journeys and making our processes faster, simpler and smarter to provide the freshest of products and an even better experience to millions of customers and over 111,000 colleagues.

About The Company

We’re revolutionising our online journeys making our processes faster, simpler and smarter to provide an even better experience to millions of customers across the UK. We’re also reinventing our tech, opening new opportunities from mobile first to the cloud.

 

Our aim is to offer more of what matters, making rapid improvements across our diverse workforce of over 103,000.

 

We want all colleagues to be able to bring their best selves to work, you can expect to enjoy:

 

  • Unrivalled career prospects & attractive salary package

  • 15% off discount card for you and two family members/friends

  • 4 day working week

  • Competitive pension scheme

  • Life insurance

Sound like a great fit? Click apply to be immediately considered!

 

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all walks of life.

 
In order to protect the interests of our customers, colleagues and the business, all successful candidates will be offered a role subject to reference checks. In some cases an enhanced security check is required, which may include an adverse credit, Basic Disclosure or Enhanced DBS check depending on the role. We instruct an authorised third party to carry out these checks on our behalf, therefore if you are successful we may share your name, email address and mobile phone number with them to start the process. Alternatively you may be asked to complete a form to obtain your personal information. If your role requires an enhanced check, you will be given more information at the relevant time. Please be assured that all personal data will be processed in line with our privacy policy. 

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