Role: Senior Technical Architect
Contracting Authority: MOJ DIGITAL AND TECHNOLOGY
Contract Length: 6 MONTHS
Location: 102 PETTY FRANCE LONDON
IR35: INSIDE IR35
Pay Rate to Candidate: £600 UMBRELLA
Shared Services Programme. The programme require support in carrying out a discovery to build their digital and technology strategy.
Funding is available from the programme for up to 8 roles for up to 6 months.
The supplier team(s) would be embedded in the MoJ Digital & Technology (D&T) team & would be in addition to the Product Manager already provided. D&T will provide roles that will remain part of D&T and provide specialist support to the programme in the areas of UX, delivery and product management, and will be responsible for programme engagement as well as directly managing a multidisciplinary team responsible for the delivery of a number of required artefacts.
These roles form the main point of engagement and collaboration with the programme. Failure to fill these would be to fail to provide user research, design, analysis and technology specialist support.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide hands-on technical leadership, in the development, operation and ongoing improvement of complex, transformational digital services serving millions of users;
Work with product managers to understand user needs for new and existing services;
Act as the technical authority in prospective, information gathering and scene setting meetings, evaluate technical proposals from external suppliers, and make implementation recommendations to senior stakeholders; Identify key API requirements for integration with internal and external systems;
Lead development of user-driven prototypes to identify technical options and inform architectural approaches, working with colleagues and supplier team members to write tests, code and documentation for new and existing systems;
Ensure system architectures are robust, scalable, open and secure, with appropriate overall system design and integration points/ APIs, to deliver a high quality user experience