Lead Digital Workplace Architect Department for Work & Pensions

Reference BPDTS/11/17
Number of vacancies 2
Location Manchester
Salary £91,122
Work hours 36/37 per week - Flexible working conditions
Employment type Permanent
Closing date 17 October 2020

Job description


YOU have experience of choosing a technology product or leading a technical product select.
YOU can you present complex technology choices in clear business language.
YOU have experience of leading in a technology domain area.

We are looking for experienced Lead Digital Workplace Architects to join us in one of our conveniently-located digital hub in Manchester **.

You’ll fit right in if you want to use your expertise to make a positive difference to other people’s lives, using the most modern development environments, tools and latest technologies.

BPDTS Ltd is a not-for-profit company which provides dedicated services to the Department for Work and Pensions. Our digital, data and technology specialists work closely with experts in DWP Digital’s community to make digital services quicker, simpler and more efficient for the millions of people that use them every day.

You’ll enjoy working with diverse groups of experts to solve problems and create solutions, relishing working at scale on big challenges.

We offer a flexible benefits package, including a cycle to work scheme and family friendly perks such as a generous annual leave allowance which can all be tailored to your lifestyle. You’ll also be in line for a very competitive salary of up to £91,122, employer pension contributions of up to 10%, a performance related annual bonus of up to 10%, and lots more.

For exceptional candidates the maximum salary may be negotiable depending on your skills, experience and ability.

As a Lead Digital Workplace Architect you will be able to demonstrate expertise in leading enterprise scale Digital Workplace / End User Computing architecture and design for large complex businesses.

Your expertise in leading enterprise scale Digital Workplace / End User Computing architecture and design for large complex businesses will be utilised in a continuously improving, challenging and satisfying environment.

You’ll thrive using your Subject Matter Expertise in Digital Workplace and associated technologies, including: Office365, Collaboration tools, Mobile Device Management, Identity & Access Management Solutions, Expert knowledge of Virtual Desktop environment and application virtualization using CITRIX.

You will have experience of designing and deploying core Digital Workplace (EUC) Infrastructure and cloud technologies in a complex multi-site environment.

You will be willing to roll up your sleeves periodically to co-create solutions hands-on through modern data science and general programming languages,

You will be comfortable working in a cross-functional team.

Your significant experience in design and implementation along with your excellent technical and analytical skills will be put to the test on a regularly challenging basis.

We believe the work we do really matters, so we’re serious about investing in your ability.
You’ll have access to a huge suite of training and learning opportunities to complement the new skills and experience you’ll acquire on the job, as well as the chance to share knowledge with colleagues from across the tech community and via our coaching and mentoring programmes.

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For further information complete the form below or contact danny.winch@dwp.gsi.gov.uk

Your contact will act as an expression of interest and we will quickly get back to you with a full job description and details of how to formally apply.

** Candidates should be advised that our site in Manchester will be available by 31 March 2018. In the meantime, successful candidates will temporarily be based in Stockport or Birchwood, Warrington. Any additional cost incurred through travelling to the temporary location will be reimbursed.


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