Senior Solutions Architect

Full Time Greater Manchester IT Job Pro UK

Are you up to the challenge of being part of a team designing a modernised Payment/Corporate services system, including a new Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) platform, for one of the largest digital transformations in Europe

❓ Are you looking to take that next career step and play a major part in designing user-friendly digital services that help support millions of citizens, when they need it the most

❓ Are you interested in an amazing pension with employer contributions of 27.9%? Depending on your starting salary that could mean we put around £22,000 in your pension pot each year

❓ Are you interested in an amazing civil service pension with employer contributions of 27.9%?

❓ Is work life balance important to you? Do you want flexible working, including flexi time which means you can manage how and when you work, and hybrid working (some time at home, some time at the office)

Does that sound like you? YES! Then click apply today, we'd love to hear from you

DWP. Digital with Purpose.

DWP is the UK's biggest government department. Over 22 million people access our services every day, and around 100,000 people work to provide the support, benefits and advice they need. And we're currently taking on a generational digital transformation that is changing how we deliver for our users.

We're driven by an extraordinary purpose. Collectively working on projects of incredible scale, transforming the products and services we deliver to make them better and more accessible for the people who need them.

We maintain and modernise services that will be used by nearly every person in the UK, at key moments in their lives. There aren't many architecture challenges quite like this one, with incredible scale and extraordinary purpose.

Given the nature of this role, any experience you have in the following will be hugely advantageous.

Delivering Enterprise scale, multi-million pound Payments and Accounting, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) or Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions, building on top of industry standard COTS packages.
Relational database design/modelling, technologies, design patterns, tools and best practice e.g. Oracle, IBM DB2, Microsoft SQL.

Details. Wages. Perks

You'll join our team based at our digital hub in Manchester.

In return for your skills we offer competitive salary for this role up to £65,000 per annum.

And a generous leave package starting at 26 days (25 annual leave days plus one extra for the Queen's Birthday) and rising to 31 days.

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

Flexible working, flexi hours and flexi days off
Hybrid working: some time in a hub with the team (40%), some time at home
Family-friendly policies
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 growth.CLICK APPLY for further information and to start an application on Civil Service Jobs

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