DWP. Digital with Purpose.
DWP is the UK's largest government department. We make payments worth over £195bn a year to support some of the most vulnerable people in our society. We deliver products and services that are used by millions of people in the UK, every day and at key moments in their lives.
Using fresh ideas and leading-edge technologies we are delivering a once-in-a-generation reform of government services. Our agile digital teams create innovative, scalable digital solutions that make a difference to the lives of our 22 million users and our amazing DWP colleagues.
We are looking for a Senior Solutions Architect to join this community of experts in DWP Digital. You will design and deliver innovative solutions across cloud-based technologies and create the foundations for services that will better meet the needs of millions of UK citizens.
Delivery. Work. Projects.
You'll be working within our Child Maintenance Group (CMG) with a brief to design and implement solutions architecture for digital online services that will ensure children and their carers can access the support and payments they need as easily as possible.
You'll develop solutions to architectural challenges that are unique to DWP as we leverage cloud-based technologies like AWS, Azure and Google Cloud, and hosting environments, networking and public cloud infrastructure.
What skills, knowledge and experience will you need?
The ideal candidate for this role will be able to demonstrate the following essential criteria:
Details. Wages. Perks.
Our CMG team is based in Newcastle so you'll join us in our brilliant Digital hub in Longbenton.
We also have all the tools and tech we need to enable our people to work flexibly, and many of us are working remotely at the moment due to COVID-19.
In return for your skills, we offer a competitive salary of up to £61,000 a brilliant civil service pension with employer contributions worth over 27%, and a generous leave package starting at 25 days.
We also have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:
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