Senior Technical Delivery Manager

Contract Type
Newcastle upon Tyne
Expiry Date
03/08/2021 14:48:00
Senior Technical Delivery Manager- Salary: Up to £62,138, and 27% Pension contributions You'll work on our brilliant Enterprise Tooling team, an integral part of DWP's Technology Services.

Job Description

DWP. Digital with Purpose.

We're looking for a Technical Delivery Manager to join our expert DWP Digital community.

You'll work on our brilliant Enterprise Tooling team, an integral part of DWP's Technology Services.

We're taking on a once-in-a-generation digital transformation of products and services used by millions of people every day. If you'd like to help us get that right, we'd love to hear from you.

Delivery. Work. Projects

You are an experienced Technical Delivery Manager, with experience of Infrastructure and Application monitoring delivery.

You will be working DWP Enterprise Tooling Team which are responsible for developing, enhancing and maintaining a range of enterprise strength toolsets that manage the Departments IT Systems Management capabilities.

You'll help deliver important changes and upgrades to DWP's Tooling products. working closely with the relevant product and applications owners, and Tooling Engineering teams on products like:

  • Application Performance Management.
  • Data Analytics Tooling.
  • Systems Management Tooling.
  • Event Monitoring Tooling.
  • Software Asset Management Tooling.
  • Data Centre Infrastructure Management Tooling.

Our team is committed to designing, developing, deploying and supporting core IT services that underpin the DWP's citizen facing systems. We make sure we can see how healthy the network, server or application is, and how the datacentres are laid out.

The DWP use a wide variety of best of breed software to support the provision of core services.

You don't need to be an expert across all of the products used. But in order to drive projects through the whole delivery lifecycle, we do expect a level of understanding of the concepts behind the products and why we need them.

At its core our role, and yours, is about keeping these underlying monitoring systems online, and ensuring our services are as accessible as possible.

What skills, knowledge and experience do you need to show us?

  • Significant Experience of delivering solutions within an agile framework.
  • Significant Experience of co-ordinating the troubleshooting and resolution of complex issues across multiple enterprise tooling domains.
  • Significant Experience of effectively communicating at different levels, across support and engineering, business users, architecture and suppliers.
  • Significant Experience of delivering solutions to large scale enterprise environments for the following applications; asset discovery, enterprise monitoring, network and system configuration management, datacentre management.
  • Project Management qualifications or equivalent experience / skills.

Details. Wages. Perks.

You'll join us at our brilliant digital hub in Newcastle. This role will involve travel to our other hub sites.

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 £62,138 a brilliant civil service pension with employer contributions worth over 27%, and a generous leave package starting at 26 days.

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

  • Flexible working, flexi hours and flexi days
  • Hybrid working: some time in a hub with the team, some time at home
  • Family-friendly policies
  • Time off volunteering and charitable giving
  • Bring your authentic self to work with 'I Can Be Me in DWP'
  • Discounts and savings on shopping, fun days out and more
  • Interest-free loans to buy a bike or a season ticket, so it's even easier for you to get to work and start making a difference
  • Sports and social activities
  • Working in an award-winning environment and culture
  • Professional development, coaching, mentoring and career progression opportunities.

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