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Senior Technical Architect - Digital Workplace

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Expiry Date
01/03/2021 10:26:00
DWP. Digital with Purpose. Senior Technical Architect - Digital Workplace: up to £61,000 per annum, 27% pension and flexible working

Job Description

? Do you have a deep knowledge of End User Computing technologies e.g.

  • Microsoft Operating Systems
  • Mobile Device Management
  • Collaboration solutions, Identity and Access
  • VMWare
  • Office365
  • Anti-virus and anti-malware
  • Open source productivity and collaboration tools
  • Email

? Could you lead on Digital Workplace Architecture design & modelling techniques, patterns, tools and standards

? Have you got strong experience with end user devices, including back-end management and support infrastructure e.g.

  • AD
  • ADFS
  • ADCS
  • DNS
  • DHCP
  • CMS5
  • PKI
  • ESSO
  • myOffice

? Could you drive forward work on the desktop environment and application virtualisation

? Do you understand Cloud and infrastructure architecture, frameworks, technologies, tools and best practice e.g.

  • AWS
  • Azure AD
  • Microsoft Endpoint Manager

YES? Then click APPLY NOW. We'd love to hear from you!

DWP. Digital with Purpose.

We're looking for a Senior Technical Architect to work working with our engineering teams, be responsible for supporting the design, development, delivery and maintenance of Digital Workplace products and services.

Digital Workplace is one of the largest and most ambitious digital transformation programmes in Europe today. It underpins the processing of 5m benefit claims a year, all pension and benefit payments, and supports over 84,000 colleagues working in 850 locations

This important programme is at the heart of the Government's digital change agenda. Through agile, problem solving methodologies our teams are creating and rolling-out new ways of working, developed in collaboration with users, that are empowering colleagues.

You'll lead on the architectural direction and design of a number of our core products. These include the Digital Workplace Test automation platform, test environments, and support the Digital Workplace Lead Architect in impacting business requirements, as well as setting overall direction.

Delivery. Work. Projects.

Your work will contribute towards the strategic design vision by supporting the Lead Architect. Together you'll implement solutions and answer the question "What will the Digital Workplace look like for users in the future?"

You'll collaborate with Enterprise Architects, Domain Architects, Lead Solution Architects and engineering teams to create solution options and recommendations.

We want to hear your voice; that's why we're hiring you. During project discovery and inception phases, you will drive decision making on best solution design.

You'll make technology choices for products that align enterprise architecture blueprint, and you'll contribute to the update of technology policies.

Where will you work?

You'll join our team at our digital hub in Blackpool.

However, we currently have all have the tech and tools we need to enable our people to work flexibly, and many of us are working remotely at the moment due to COVID-19.

We're the UK's biggest government department with over 85,000 diverse and brilliant people on our team. We are an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications regardless of age, gender, race or sexuality.

Details. Wages. Perks.

In return for your skills we offer competitive salary up to £61,000p.a., a brilliant civil service pension with employer contributions circa 27%, and a generous leave package.

We have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:

  • Flexible working and family friendly policies
  • Volunteering and charitable giving
  • Discounts and savings on shopping, fun days out and more
  • Interest-free loans to buy a bike or a season ticket
  • Sports and social activities
  • Learning and development, including coaching, mentoring & accreditation
  • Shortlisted for a Best Place to Work in Digital Award
  • Career progression opportunities and lots more

CLICK APPLY for further information and to start an application on Civil Service Jobs.