Senior Infrastructure Engineer Department for Work & Pensions



Number of vacancies



Blackpool, Manchester or Newcastle


Up to £62,138

Work hours


Employment type


Job benefits

A brilliant Civil Service pension with employer contributions circa 20%, generous annual leave, flexible working, great work life balance and lots more.

Closing date

19 April 2021

Job description

DWP. Digital with Purpose.

DWP is the UK’s largest government department. We deliver products and services that are used by millions of people in the UK, every day and at key moments in their lives. We are looking for an experienced engineer to work with us on a once-in-a-generation digital transformation of these services.

DWP Digital is our growing community of digital experts. Using fresh ideas and leading edge technologies – and putting the user at the centre of everything we do – we create innovative, scalable digital solutions that make a difference to the lives of our 22 million users and to our amazing DWP colleagues.

Duties. Work. Projects

We are looking for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer, with experience of Infrastructure and Application monitoring to work with our DWP Enterprise Tooling Team.

Our team is responsible for developing, enhancing and maintaining a range of enterprise strength toolsets that manage the Departments IT Systems Management capabilities.

You will be joining a team committed to designing, developing, deploying and supporting core IT services that underpin the DWP systems that millions of people rely on.

These services provide the monitoring necessary to know how healthy the network, server or application is, how the datacentres are laid out, what power they are consuming. You’ll also be making sure that DWP are accurately capturing Software Asset information to allow our central Asset team to ensure we are correctly and efficiently licensed.

You’ve got lots of experience, so you’ll provide an expert voice to belp lift those around you and influence key decisions. And you you will be an escalation point for major incidents within the production environment.

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

Details. Wages. Perks.

You’ll join us in one of our brilliant digital hubs in your choice of Blackpool, Manchester or Newcastle:

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 competitive salary up to £62,138 a brilliant civil service pension with employer contributions worth over 27%, and a generous leave package.

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

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