Job ID 334752
Senior Infrastructure Domain Architect: Pay up to £67,000 plus 27% employer pension contributions, hybrid working with 60% home working, flexible hours, and great work life balance.
This is a great opportunity to join our passionate core team of Domain Architects.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and talented Senior Infrastructure Domain Architect to lead support infrastructure architecture design of business-critical IT projects.
As a Senior Domain Architect for Infrastructure, including public cloud within DWP Digital, you will lead and deliver aspects of this domain's architecture activities to meet our customer needs.
Pay up to £67,000 plus 27% employer pension contributions, hybrid working with 60% home working, flexible hours, and great work life balance.
DWP. Digital with Purpose.
DWP is the UK's largest government department. We help people into work and make payments worth over £195bn a year to support some of the most vulnerable people in our society.
We are looking for a Senior Infrastructure Domain Architect to join our community of tech specialists in DWP Digital. We're driving a once-in-a-generation transformation of government services.
We're using fresh ideas and ground-breaking technologies to build and maintain innovative, scalable and user-centric digital solutions that will be used by nearly every person in the UK, at key moments in their lives.
The scale of what we do is outstanding, and our purpose is unique. We'd love you to join us.
Delivery. Work. Projects.
As Senior Infrastructure Domain Architect you will develop strategies, blueprints, reference architectures and design patterns for DWP infrastructure.
We want you to identify, bring together, share and refine reference patterns and architectures. You'll influence technology choices in our infrastructure domain to ensure consistent, coherent and excellent architecture design.
You'll work across delivery projects in DWP Digital to ensure we are producing design artefacts of the right standard, and give advice to other Solution Architects, Product Owners and other multidisciplinary technologists on our teams, as our expert on design elements of their solutions.
Your Cloud Infrastructure domain knowledge and experience will shape DWP's IT strategy and how we deliver architecture – including defining the tools and techniques most appropriate for particular environments.
What skills, knowledge and experience will you need?
Leading and supporting infrastructure architecture design of business-critical IT projects/services in a large, sophisticated UK central government or private sector organisation.
Infrastructure strategies, blueprints, reference architectures and design patterns.
Public cloud technologies, cloud hosting, and standard methodology (g. Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform).
Awareness and understanding of technical governance forums.
Speaking publicly to large technical audiences
Details. Wages. Perks.
You'll join us in one of our brilliant digital hubs in Birmingham, Blackpool, Leeds, Manchester, Newcastle or Sheffield, whichever is most convenient for you.
We also have all the tools and tech we need to enable our people to work and collaborate flexibly. We work a hybrid model – you'll be in the office about 40% of the time, and 60% home working.
We offer competitive pay of up to £67,000
You'll also get a brilliant civil service pension with employer contributions worth over 27%, and a generous leave package starting at 26 days.
You can also take up to 3 extra days off a month on flexi-time.
We have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:
Flexible working including flexible hours and family-friendly policies
Hybrid working: some time in a hub with the team, some time at home
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.CLICK APPLY for more information and to start your application