Tangent International are urgently looking for a Infrastructure Engineering Lead / Programme Manager to work on a 6 month extendable contract based in North East EnglandSummary of the work - The specialist will support the Head of Engineering Practice to establish the infrastructure engineering capabilities within the Engineering Practice, and to recruit new engineering talent into BPDTS.What the specialist will work on - Recruiting infrastructure engineers across the recruitment campaigns across the various disciplines, including: cyber security, data centre operations, data platforms, hosting, network, end user computing, tooling and call centre.- Support establishment of the Infrastructure Engineering community, focusing on:- Developing the practice community and ways of working.- Developing career pathways .- Providing direction and coaching - Implementing new processes and tools supporting demand management, resource allocation, practice communications, learning and recruitment.- Developing a service catalogue with target service levels .- Working with counterparts in DWP to understand customer requirements and building cross-community ways of working.Essential skills and experience - Demonstrable experience of recruiting and attracting high quality digital engineers- Demonstrable experience of forming and leading infrastructure engineering teams in a digital environment to build, support, manage and maintain infrastructure solutions and infrastructure facilities.- Significant experience of managing the delivery of large-scale digital solutions in both Agile and Waterfall environments to time, budget and quality.- Experience of major incident management and escalation within a live service environment.- Extensive experience of leading and continuously improving large Infrastructure Engineering teams within a complex, multi-disciplinary environment.- Collegiate in approach and able to build a vision and momentum for change.- Familiar with professional services business models and associated business processes- Able to demonstrate experience of challenging organisational processes to reduce complexity and optimise delivery flow.- Good practical working knowledge of a broad range of technologies used over the last 20 years.- Able to communicate effectively with and understand infrastructure engineering practitioners.- Able to build credible relationships at senior levels within a complex organisationNice-to-have skills and experience - Experience of working in waterfall environments and understanding of constraints and requirements when working with or interfacing with legacy systems.- Working knowledge of relevant technologies and tools, such as AWS, Crown Hosting and containerisation.- A member of a relevant professional body.Security clearance- Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) If interested please send me your updated CV. Alternatively, if you aren't available please feel free to send my details to any friends that might be interested.
|Location: Newcastle||Salary: Market related|
|Type: Contract||Start Date: 2018-07-31 00:00:00|
|Posted: 22 days ago||Contact: Will Simmons|