If you're creative and curious to learn, want to be empowered to make decisions and challenge the norm, and want to bring BIG ideas to a MASSIVE digital challenge then you'll love it here. And we'd love to hear from you.
We're looking for talented Senior Infrastructure Engineer with skills and experience of working with Skype for Business 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.
You and your role
As a Senior Infrastructure Engineer you will be a skilled practitioner and a role model in Infrastructure solutions, with a background and skills in Skype for Business. You'll be responsible for ensuring best practices are adhered to across the department and guiding teams on how to deliver quality Infrastructure products. You will have a key role in the design of infrastructure services for the UK's largest government department, for products and services used by millions of people. You'll work in collaboration with talented colleagues from across Architecture and Engineering, with a focus on the operational stability, robustness, resilience, availability and quality of our Infrastructure solutions.
What skills, knowledge and experience are we looking for?
Where You'll Work
You'll join us in our easy-to-reach digital hub in Newcastle. We're just a short walk from Longbenton Metro and we have loads of great facilities including a gym, sports courts and lots of food and drink option. Find out more here: https://careers.dwp.gov.uk/our-locations/
We provide the latest tech and tooling and foster a collaborative culture to help our agile, multidisciplinary teams think big and try new things. You will work alongside people who care passionately about public service, making a difference and delivering for our customers.
We are an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications regardless of age, gender, race or sexuality.
In return for your skills we offer competitive salary up to £58,135, a brilliant civil service pension, and a generous leave package. We also have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:
HOW TO APPLY: For further information and to start an application click apply now. If you would like to discuss this role and our offer contact me via