Senior Cyber Platform Engineer Department for Work & Pensions

Reference 32961
Number of vacancies 3
Location Leeds, London, Sheffield
Salary up to £71,138
Work hours 37 hours per week
Employment type Permanent
Job benefits

A brilliant Civil Service pension with employer contributions circa 27%, generous annual leave, flexible working, great work life balance and lots more.

Closing date 9 March 2020

Job description

Cyber Security Platform Engineer: Up to £71,138 with 27% pension contributions, flexible working, work life balance and great benefits

DWP. Digital with Purpose.

This is a great time to join DWP Digital. We are transforming the way we deliver our services to our customers and transforming the way we design, build and test these services. We are committed to moving away from Waterfall Development to embracing Agile Principles and Agile Delivery Methodology working in collaborative and Autonomous Teams embracing iterative development and incremental delivery of customer centric products and services.

We’re looking for talented Platform Engineer (Cyber Security) to join our growing community of experts and become a key part of one of the biggest and highest-profile digital transformation programmes in the world.  Using fresh ideas and leading edge technologies – and putting the user at the centre of everything we do – we create innovative digital solutions that make a difference to the lives of our 22 million users.

Here you will be responsible for delivering real value to both citizens and our brilliant frontline DWP colleagues. In the Security Data Engineering Team, we are responsible for the operation, development and integration of our Security data platform. This expert team builds, supports and implements the core security capabilities that underpin our data-driven security operations teams. We ensure that the department has timely access to detailed and accurate data and customised analysis we require to monitor, respond and adapt to the complex and evolving cyber security concerns of a large organisation.

Duties. Work. Projects.

What skills and experience are we looking for?

Where will you work?

You’ll join our brilliant team in your choice of our digital hubs London, Sheffield or Leeds. Find out more here: DWP Digital we believe in giving you a working experience that meets your needs and expectations and that means a focus on work-life balance, flexible hours, team-based working and the ability to work from multiple locations. We are an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications regardless of age, disability, gender, race or sexuality.

Details. Wages. Perks.

In return for your skills we offer competitive salary up to £71,138, a brilliant civil service pension with employer contributions worth over 27%, and a generous leave allowance. We also have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:

If you want to work in empowered, multi-disciplinary teams in an environment which values passion and creativity over hierarchy, we’d love to hear from you.

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