DWP. Digital with Purpose
DWP are looking for an experienced Technical Lead to help drive forward a once-in-a-generation digital transformation. Our people work on projects that are revolutionising products and services that are used by millions of people every day.
We know that better digital services in government will mean better public services. Using fresh ideas and leading edge technologies - and putting the user at the centre of everything we do - we create innovative digital solutions that make a difference to the lives of our 22 million users.
About your role
As a Senior Technical Lead, you will be accountable for application development and coordinating technical teams which create and maintain products and services for DWP.
You've got technical expertise in multiple domains, which you can use to develop technical product roadmaps and manage product lifecycles. An expert voice and a leader for DWP Digital you will provide technical input into business discussions, to senior leaders and ministers, which have a real impact on the wider DWP strategy.
You will collaborate with product owners and delivery managers to manage resourcing, budget and technology strategy to facilitate the development and support of our products and services.
You have the capability, credibility and expert domain knowledge to communicate with a range of technical experts, including architects, enterprise infrastructure teams and product owners, making sure everyone is aligned and delivering a service that is right for our business and our users.
In this role you will work with the wider Hybrid Cloud Services team to enhance and maintain the various strategic hosting environments used by DWP including On Premise Hosting and the Cloud Hosting Environments. Your aim will be to deliver efficient, resilient and stable services, that will be used by millions of people across the UK, whilst driving towards the increased uptake of our strategic cloud-based solutions.
What skills and experience are we looking for?
Candidates should be able to demonstrate applied knowledge, skills and experience in the following areas:
Where You'll Work
You'll join us in your choice of our easy-to-reach digital hubs in Blackpool, Manchester or Newcastle. Find out more here: https://careers.dwp.gov.uk/our-locations/
We believe in giving you a working experience that meets your needs and expectations and that means a focus on work-life balance, flexible hours, team-based working and the ability to work from multiple locations.
We are an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications regardless of age, disability, gender, race or sexuality.
In return for your skills we offer competitive salary up to £82,453 a brilliant civil service pension, and a generous leave package. We also have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:
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