Creating consistent solutions in a complex environment
At DWP Digital, you’ll work on architecture that accelerates business outcomes and drives seamless integration and economies of scale. You’ll work on cutting-edge technology standards, driving industry-leading digital projects that are transforming the UK welfare system.
Our architectural designs and road maps are helping DWP make the best use of its existing technology, and to make business critical decisions about future technology investment.
In a large and complex environment like government, our architects bring the essential structure to huge cross-team projects that impact the lives of millions of people. By blending technical and leadership skills, they keep teams focused on the shared goals that support business outcomes, provide a consistent set of solution views, and make sure the citizen is at the heart of every decision we make.
Our architects enable new digital services based on shared, reusable, products using consistent standards.
The heart of our IT infrastructure
Colin McDonald joined DWP Digital as an enterprise architect, having previously worked for a large global service provider.
Inside technical architecture at DWP Digital
Lead technical architect John Banks maps out the complexities of driving digital transformation in a digitally diverse organisation.
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Senior Solution Architect
Blackpool, Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester, Newcastle or Sheffield
Up to £65,000
Architects with knowledge of End User Computing and IAM apply within. SSO technologies includingOpenID / Oauth 2.0 / OIDC / XACML / OATH reference architecture / Kerberos / SAML / WS-Security / RACF
Closing date: 1 February 2022
Lead & Senior Security Architect
Blackpool, Birmingham, Leeds, Newcastle, Manchester or Sheffield
Up to £87,933
Lead and Senior roles for practitioners with a blend of technical security knowledge and architecture design skills, working on massive, complex transformation projects.
Closing date: 6 February 2022