Senior Infrastructure Engineer (Security) Department for Work & Pensions

Reference 32222
Location Blackpool, Manchester or Newcastle
Salary Up to £63,661
Work hours 37
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 24 February 2020

Job description

DWP. Digital with Purpose.

We’re looking for talented Senior Infrastructure Engineer with a background in Security Tooling 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.

Delivery. Work. Projects.
About you and your role:

As a Senior Infrastructure Engineer you are a skilled practitioner who can be a role model and expert voice for infrastructure solutions in DWP. You’ll be responsible for establishing and sharing best practice and guiding teams on the best ways deliver quality Infrastructure products.
This is a role with a particular emphasis on Security Tooling. That’s the background we’re looking for, and the work you can expect to be involved in.

You focus will be on ensuring operational stability, robustness, resilience, availability and quality for the largest and most complex government department in the UK. You’ll ensure that our users have access to the best possible products and services when they need them most.

What skills and experience are we looking for?

Desirable Qualifications

Where You’ll Work

You’ll join us in one of our easy-to-reach digital hubs in Newcastle, Blackpool or Manchester. Find out more about your preferred hub location here:

We’re the UK’s biggest government department with over 80,000 diverse and brilliant people on our team. We are an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications regardless of age, gender, race or sexuality.

Development. Wages. Perks:
What’s our offer?

In return for your skills we offer competitive salary up to £63,661, 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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