Virgin Media O2 • United Kingdom

Technical Consultant – Audit and Accounting Platforms

Employment type:  Full time

4 days/week at home

A little flex time

Job Description

We have a new exciting new opportunity for a Technical Consultant who has worked on Audit and Accounting Platforms to join the Core IT team! This is an exciting opportunity to work alongside leading industry authorities as part of a dynamic team working on the next generation BSS Audit & Accounting.

You'll be working closely with Security, Solution Designers and Architects to contribute towards platform design and strategy, that will successfully deliver and rollout services onto a stable robust platform able to meet high demand.

You will have a firm and detailed understanding of service assurance principals and working knowledge of platform architecture and design, as well as strong analytical and problem-solving skills and be able to understand sophisticated architectures and systems to deliver effective solutions to problems or business challenges.

You will contribute towards the platform and product strategy, providing key information and insight to innovate and evolve, whilst representing IT in multi-functional teams. You'll analyse, diagnose and solve platform issues, and identify and restore service effecting problems both re-actively and pro-actively.

Who we are

Who we are

The UK’s fastest broadband network. The nation’s best-loved mobile brand. And, one of the UK's biggest companies too.

Diverse, high performing teams - jam packed with serious talent. Together, we offer the UK more choice and better value, through our boundary-pushing, customer-championing values and ambitions.

Together, we are Virgin Media O2, and we can't wait to see what you can do.

Accessible, inclusive and equitable for all

Virgin Media O2 is an equal opportunities employer and we're working hard to remove bias and barriers for our people and candidates. So, we build equity and inclusion into everything we do, from the policies we craft to the relationships we shape. We support and encourage you to be your authentic self throughout your application journey with us.

The must haves

In order to be considered, you must have the following experience;

  • Previous proven experience in a similar Technical Consultant role where you have implemented/engaged with audit and accounting platforms, with a background in IT and Transformation
  • Experience in integrations and software development at scale where the product and service are heavily dependent on IT platforms and constantly evolving technology within a complex technical Waterfall or Agile environment
  • Solid experience and understanding of ISO27000 process and other associates security protocols
  • Experience with Security appliances (Firewalls, WAF, Proxies .. ) as well as AWS services, security and platform
  • Demonstrable experience in using the principals of solution design and architecture including design patterns

The other stuff we are looking for

We'd also love you to bring;

  • An understanding of DevSecOps toolchains (Selenium, Jenkins, Git … )
  • Exposure with collaboration Tools (Teams, Atlassian ..)
  • Solid grasp of the SDLC and associated tool chains

What's in it for you

Our goal is to celebrate our people, their lives and everything in-between. We aim to create a culture that empowers everyone to bring the best versions of themselves to work each and every day. We believe the most inclusive and diverse culture makes for a better business and a brighter world.

Working at Virgin Media O2, you get a bumper reward package bursting with benefits, and loads of extras you can add if you’d like to. These are designed to support both you and your loved ones, making sure that you’re covered no matter what life throws your way.

Next steps

If we feel like a place where you can belong, we'd love to learn more about you as a person and your experience to date. Once you've submitted an application the next steps of the process, if successful, are likely to include a personality profile assessment followed by a competency-based interview.

When you apply, you'll be asked about any adjustments you might need to support the recruitment process. Let us know, and we'll be sure to discuss it with you. Thanks for your patience in the meantime and for showing an interest in joining the Virgin Media O2 family.


Company benefits

Enhanced maternity leave – 26 weeks at full pay
Enhanced paternity leave – 14 weeks at full pay
Adoption leave – 26 weeks at full pay
Shared parental leave
25 days annual leave + bank holidays
Enhanced sick pay
Pregnancy loss leave
Teambuilding days
Open to part time work for some roles
Mental health platform access
Birthday off
Carer’s leave
Meditation space
Faith rooms
In office catering
Volunteer days
Employee discounts
Open to job sharing
Buy or sell annual leave
Cycle to work scheme
Life assurance
Financial coaching
Employees are very happy with their working location freedom
Employees are very happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Employees are largely happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
Employees feel that most people work flexibly
Employees feel they have complete autonomy over getting their work done

Working at Virgin Media O2

Company employees


Gender diversity (male:female)


Office locations

Flexible; Primary Locations Hammersmith & Reading

Hiring Countries

United Kingdom

Awards & Achievements

3rd – Large companies

3rd – Large companies

Flexa100 2024
Consumer Goods

Consumer Goods

Industry awards 2023
2nd – Large companies

2nd – Large companies

Flexa100 2023

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