Senior Technical Architect (Microsoft 365)

Advertiser
DWP
Reference
155175
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
IT
Location
Newcastle upon Tyne
Expiry Date
02/11/2021 11:40:00
DWP. Digital with Purpose. Senior Technical Architect (Microsoft 365): up to £61,000 per annum, 27% pension and flexible working

Job Description

? Are you a forward thinking Technical Architect with the skills to bring unique solutions to a once-in-a-generation transformation of government products and services

? Can you turn business problems into technical designs, patterns and practice to get the best out of Microsoft Office 365 technologies

? Can you bridge the gap between technical and non-technical when presenting to governance forums and stakeholders

? Do you want to help transform the way DWP staff collaborate and communicate using the Microsoft Office 365 platform

YES? Then click APPLY NOW, to start an application.

We'd love to hear from you!

DWP. Digital with Purpose.

We're looking for a talented Senior Technical Architect to support the architecture design, rollout and exploitation of Microsoft 365 capabilities for DWP staff, working within our Technology Services team.

We're the UK's largest government department; over 100,000 staff and agents work to support around 25 million people and make payments worth £195bn a year

Technology Service' is the foundation on which DWP's digital services are built and operate. We deliver secure, effective and cost-efficient digital infrastructure services and to run live IT operations that support DWP business objectives. We put users and quality of service at the heart of everything we do.

Duties. Work. Projects.

In this role you will work closely with a product owner to help develop product roadmaps for DWP's Microsoft 365 technology. You will have accountability for the product architecture.

In particular, you'll need proven expertise with Microsoft 365 technologies and have a detailed in-depth working knowledge of Microsoft Exchange Online, SharePoint Online or Teams.

You will also play a role in the larger DWP Digital team working with colleagues across the DWP Digital Workplace and Architecture community to ensure best practice solutions which deliver a consistent experience for our users.

You'll work on O365 rollouts that will provide our people with the modern productivity tools they need to work better, support our users, and more easily collaborate and communicate with their colleagues. You'll put tools into the hands of our people that will help deliver better services to our customers, including some of the most vulnerable in our society.

Details. Wages. Perks

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

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 are an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications regardless of age, gender, race or sexuality.

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.

 
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