Technical Support Manager Department for Work & Pensions

Reference 36734
Location Blackpool, Manchester or Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Salary £58,135
Work hours
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 20 February 2020

Job description

DWP. Digital with Purpose.

DWP are looking for Technical Support Manager to work with us on in a once-in-a-generation digital transformation. Our people work on projects that are revolutionising products and services that are used by millions of people every day.

We know that better digital services in government will mean better public services. 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:

In DWP our Technical Support Managers are responsible for managing and evolving the performance reporting of live services, they have knowledge of the live service and can work across the 24/7 Command Centre and the Operational Area’s/Service Managers/Service Desk.

The Technical Support Manager will be expected to provide thought leadership in developing the Service Performance strategy and evolving practice and procedures as well as ensuring the integrity of the metrics produced to promote trust for all the consumers of the performance reports

As a Technical Support Manager you would be responsible for performance reporting for live services. You will own, maintain and manage the Performance Reporting process and procedures. You have in-depth understanding of the evolving nature of performance reporting and its reliance on the service management processes and toolsets to produce the underlying data.

You will also engage with key service management stakeholders to support the review performance, risks and issues to effectively manage service and live product support

What skills and experience are we looking for?

Where You’ll Work

You’ll join us in your choice of our digital hubs in Newcastle, Manchester or Blackpool. Find out more about our hubs 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 is our offer?

In return for your skills we offer competitive salary up to £58,135 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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