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  • User-Centred Design
    Content Strategist

    Content Strategist needed for large Government client. You must have active SC Clearance and extensive experience working with Content for Intranets.  Your role:Review current site structure and available channelsWork with key stakeholders to understand requirements for new intranetTest new site structure proposal with end usersContribute to user requirementsWorking with business owners and designers to look at intranet page layoutsNew site structure / architecture and hierarchy for intranet aligned to the intranet's purpose.Define the global navigation of the intranetLook at how to simplify access to information on the intranet through user journeys and navigationDefine required types of contentDetermine the use of different digital channels for distribution of content to different audiencesYou'll need:Experience with a similar activity with another organisation website or large intranetPreviously developed architecture and navigation for a large intranet or websiteUnderstanding the requirements of a large, complex organisationWorking with a mix of stakeholders

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  • Technical
    Lead Java Developer

    We are seeking an experienced Lead Developer with a strong background in Java, DevOps, configuration, and testing to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for designing, developing, and improving a live service while working in a collaborative environment.  There is a particular emphasis on working with Camel and Grafana for this project.You should have a proven track record in Java development, with experience in API projects, Camel, Spring Framework, RabbitMQ, and MongoDB. You should also have experience with build tools such as Maven and Gradle, and testing frameworks like JUnit, Mockito, and WireMock. Experience with deployment tools such as Docker and Jenkins, as well as operations and monitoring tools like Kibana and Grafana, is also essential.As the Lead Developer, you will be responsible for writing clean and secure code using a test-driven approach, ensuring that code is open by default and easy for others to reuse. You will also be responsible for operating the services you build and identifying any issues in production.The successful candidate will have a deep understanding of the software development process and be able to optimise development processes efficiently. You will be able to design solutions and services with security controls embedded, and work collaboratively with others to translate logical designs into physical designs.If you are a proactive individual with a passion for improving live services and have experience in the above technologies, please apply today.

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  • Product & Delivery
    Product Manager

    We're hiring a Product Manager for an ecommerce platform.  Your responsibilities and experience:  Manages and administers product planning, design, development, documentation, and execution throughout the product lifecycle. Gathers and prioritizes product and customer requirements, defines the product vision, and works closely with R&D, engineering, sales, marketing, operations, and support to conform to the company’s quality system procedures for design control and to ensure revenue and customer satisfaction goals are met. Ensures that the product, and possibly the marketing efforts, supports the company’s overall strategy and goals.Defines the product strategy and roadmap. Delivers product requirement documents and marketing requirement documents with prioritized features and corresponding justification. Runs beta and pilot programs with early-stage products and samples. Develops the core positioning and messaging for the product. Performs product demos to customers. Maintains expertise with respect to the competition. Acts as a leader within the company. May work with external third parties to assess partnerships and licensing opportunities. May set pricing to meet revenue and profitability goals, develop sales tools and collateral, and brief and train the sales force.

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  • Product & Delivery
    Senior Project Manager

    We're looking for a Senior Project Manager to engage on a infrastructure project at the back end stage.  You will work with project managers, commercial teams and project controls to understand complex and diverging project data, with an ability to assimilate and convert into meaningful metrics and management reports.  You'll need experience leading a team, with strong stakeholder management skills. Your skills and experience:Evidence of project management competence e.g. APM qualifications.Has demonstrable practical experience working on large complex projectsHas knowledge and experience managing project finances from a project management perspective.Working knowledge of the construction industryExcellent communication skills for reporting & communicating with staff  

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  • User-Centred Design
    Content Designer

    We're hiring a Content Designer for a large Central Government department project. You need to have previous Central Government experience and be comfortable working to GDS Service Standards.Skills: Agile working (content design). You are aware of and understand agile methodology and can apply an agile mindset to your work. You can work in a fast-paced, evolving environment and use an iterative and flexible approach to enable rapid delivery. You are unafraid to take risks, willing to learn from mistakes and appreciate the importance of agile project delivery to digital projects in government. Content concepts and prototyping. You understand different prototyping techniques, from paper sketches to coded prototypes and can use them to visualise content in context. You can choose the best option to make content understandable to different audiences and to demonstrate a proposed approach to content changes or improvements. You can show the value of prototyping to the team. User focus. You can identify tasks that will provide insights into a problem. You can formulate hypotheses, gain insights from data and user research and make decisions on findings. You understand the range of different users who might access content and services and can identify their needs based on evidence. You can translate user stories into content that meets users’ needs and propose suitable design approaches. You can use quantitative and qualitative data about users to turn user insights into outcomes. User-centred content design. You design content to meet user needs and make complex language and processes easy to understand. You can present the right information in the right format for what users need. You have robust experience of writing, editing and publishing digital content with experience of using content management systems and content production processes to publish content. You write in plain language in a way that users understand, making information accessible to all. You understand government accessibility requirements and can design content that works with common assistive technologies. You use data, research and evidence to review and evaluate content to make improvements. You consistently and effectively apply content standards and style guidelines to your work. You work to continuously improve content and understand why content lifecycle management is important. You can work autonomously.

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  • Product & Delivery
    Service Partner

    The Service Partner is responsible for day-to-day relationships with business and product stakeholders, acting as the ‘front-door’ into the IT Service Management organisation for business and product stakeholders.Acting as a single point of contact, providing an escalation route for issues impacting the functions and products as requiredManaging service expectations with customers and escalating to the Senior Service Partner when appropriate.Tracking operational needs, end-user satisfaction, productivity measurements, reviewing insights with appropriate stakeholders, identifying improvements and proposed solutions through to implementation, sharing wider themes and trends with the Senior Service Partner.Identifying and highlighting incoming demand requirements to key stakeholders.Supporting and promoting governance between the department, wider Directorates, including third party suppliers as appropriate.Managing stakeholders, building effective relationships, including with third parties as appropriate, translating technical language or issues to non-technical colleagues.Experience:Business Relationship Management skillsStrong understanding of how ITSM worksCommunication & Operations skills

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  • Product & Delivery
    Transition Manager

    Transition manager with experience of owning mobilisation and demobilisation of FM contracts required for a large Central Government department.  Acting as a link between the leadership team and the wider department team, you'll be proactively identifying and getting to the heart of challenging issues.  Complete trackers with Regional Transition teamsCommunications Strategy - Working with Stakeholders, create a communications strategy in relation to the Transition PlanOffer Corporate support to the Business Manager and Business Integration ManagerProviding leadership to, and being responsible for the management of the Deputy Director’s office team, ensuring they have the support, knowledge, resilience and skills to maintain the effective operation of the office.Coordinate and respond to strategic and operational matters on behalf of the Deputy Director.Deciphering urgency and ensuring that relevant actions are identified and progressed at an appropriate pace.Maintain relationships between staff, and Deputy Director, regarding culture, employee wellbeing, updates, proposals and planning.Customer service focussed, working responsively to ensure that our clients and customers priorities are metYour experience:Experience of Leadership skillsOwning mobilisation and demobilisation of contractsExcellent communication skillsProven track record of making a strong personal impact, demonstrating effectiveness and credibility to operate at a senior level.

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  • Technical
    Node Developer

    Your role will be part of an agile delivery team, responsible for a number of applications. They are looking to integrated Payment Dates in particular with other payments services as well as offering it as an API for an external use. Day to day activities:Node JS development (Test driven development TDD)Mentor / support more junior membersKnowledge of CICD / Mongo (Continuous Improvement)Working in a scrum team, with 4 / 5 others – BA's / Product Owners / Scrum mastersPicking up tickets and churningProvide technical direction Your experience:Very Strong NodeJsStrong knowledge of Software Design PatternsStrong understanding and experience of Database technologies in particular Mongo DBStrong understanding and experience of APIs, RESTful services and Microservice ArchitecturesGood understanding of CI/CD and Gitlab PipelinesAn understanding of AWS Infrastructure and TerraformTest Driven Development (TDD) Stakeholder engagement / communicationsContinuous Integration

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  • Product & Delivery
    Technical Product Lead (End User Computing)

    Technical Product Lead (End User Computing) to measure and monitor the infrastructure roadmap across all dimensions for an important Central Government Department.Main responsibilities:Support the design and transition to future technology services and environments.Measure and monitor the Infrastructure roadmap across all dimensions.Input into the IT asset Management roadmap.Drive continuous improvement and introduction of IT best practice into all areas of process, metrics and performance.Data analysis and able to utilise tools to obtain insight?Deep understanding of a large enterprise estate infrastructure and interdependencies on supporting technologies.Writing detailed project documents for complex technology projects.Communicate and present complex topics in an easy-to-understand formatMaintain knowledge of emerging device and infrastructure trends, new technologies or standards to enhance technologies.Liaising with technical teams to ensure that operational principles are embedded in designs.You’ll have relevant experience in:SME level technical understanding of Microsoft Identity and Access solutions including Azure Active Directory, MFA, Windows Hello for business and Active DirectoryTechnical SME for end user hardware / softwareTechnical SME for Monitoring endpoint estate – particularly product experience of NexthinkProduct management in a large enterprise.Familiar with delivering services via suppliers and in house teams and squadsAble to run multiple complex engineering and architectural efforts simultaneouslyAble to influence and lead on significant change across the organizationAble to develop strong relationships in complex stakeholder networks.Deep working knowledge of infrastructure components within technology environmentsUse of recognised methodologies or structures - TOGAFKnowledge of platforms used in geographically-distributed systems architectures

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