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Lead Applications Domain Architect | £66,860 - £89,392 | Blackpool, Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester, Newcastle and Sheffield, 27% pension, great benefits, flexible working and work life balance
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We're looking for an Applications Domain Architect to lead, manage and deliver Application architecture that works for our users.
DWP. Digital with Purpose.
We're looking for a highly motivated, driven and passionate Applications Domain Architect to lead, manage and deliver application architecture activities across DWP's complex and unique portfolio of products and services.
You would become part of a small core team of Domain Architects helping to describe, and ensure conformance of, DWP Digital solutions (products and services) to agreed architecture policies, principles, and patterns.
You'll work on services that millions of people use every day, to access payments, support and advice.
Our pension offer is amazing, with over 27.9% contributions from DWP.
For example, starting pay of £66,860 that would be nearly £20k a year contributed by DWP to your pension pot.
And we make sure our people have a really good work/life balance. You'll enjoy the benefits of flexible working, including flexi time which means you can manage how and when you work, and hybrid working (some time at home, some time in a DWP hub location).
Delivery. Work. Projects.
You will develop strategies, blueprints, reference architectures and design patterns for DWP applications. You will use your knowledge to drive IT strategy, including definition of the tools and techniques most appropriate for environments.
Day to day you'll be delivering and promoting architecture patterns, governing solution designs, approving architecture decisions and supporting the delivery of an application technology roadmap.
We need you to work closely with our project teams to ensure their design artefacts are at the appropriate standard for the Design Authority and ensure Application Design patterns are high quality correctly referenced.
Think this job could be for you?
Do you have strong Applications architecture design and modelling knowledge and experience?
Could you shape and support technology initiatives, projects, programmes and portfolios?
Do you have the skills and experience to govern solution designs, approving architecture decisions and technology choices?
Do want to test your knowledge of Public cloud technologies on complex and highly integrated systems for the UK's largest government department?
Do you want to get involved in governance activities to enable effective management and decision-making?Does that sound like you? YES! Then click apply today, we'd love to hear from you
Details. Wages. Perks.
You'll join us at your choice of a base at one of our brilliant digital hubs in Blackpool, Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester, Newcastle or Sheffield
You'll join us on a salary of between £66,860 - £89,392
You'll start on 26 days holiday, rising to 31, in addition to 9 bank holidays.
We are a hybrid working organisation, so you can expect to be in the office some of the time and working from home for the rest.
Additionally, you can take up to 3 extra days per month using flexi time.
We also have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:
Flexible working, flexi hours and flexi days
Hybrid working: some time in a hub with the team, some time at home
Time off volunteering and charitable giving
Bring your authentic self to work with 'I Can Be Me in DWP'
Discounts and savings on shopping, fun days out and more
Interest-free loans to buy a bike or a season ticket
Sports and social activities
Working in an award-winning environment and culture
Professional development, coaching, mentoring and career progression opportunities.
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