Technical Architect - Cyber Education Programme (DV Strap)

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    Swindon, Wiltshire

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    £500.00 - £600.00 per day

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    James Cook

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    12-24 months

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Technical Architect - Cyber Education Programme (DV Strap), Education, Educating, Trainer, Training, Defence, Cyber, Government, Public Sector, Clearance, Cleared, Develop Vetted, SOAP, Restful, API, XML, JSON, GDS, Agile, Scrum,

A Technical Architect for the delivery of enhanced cyber education and training centre. Responsible for ensuring final capability meets Government Technology Code of Practice and Government Digital Service Standard, supporting development of service delivery to Defence clients.

Our Government Defence client is seeking a Technical Architect to assist with improving current services and delivering enhanced capabilities to cyber training and education. The Technical Architect will be expected to produce technical solutions architectures compliant with the Government Digital Service Standard. Define non-functional requirements and dependencies. Identify and document technical and security risks and issues and mitigation actions. Knowledge transfer to Cyber Joint User staff.

Key skills / experience

  • Extensive experience working alongside MOD cyber training and education teams, partners across government and selected industrial contractors to deliver solutions to fit multiple demanding stakeholders
  • Clear ability to negotiate demanding 3rd party relations, including commercial acumen and empathy to users to deliver the required outputs.
  • Proven ability to design services to meet valid user needs including consultation on design and production of design patterns.
  • Adhere to agreed project delivery standards ensuring outputs and deliverables are fit for purpose.
  • Have a demonstrable experience liaising with external and internal items to ensure timely provisioning and implementation of quality, scalable and secure technical solutions.
  • Proven experience in use of service-based technologies such as SOAP, RESTful APIs, XML messaging and JSON.
  • Proven ability to undertake structured analysis into technical designs that describe a solution.
  • Experience Delivering outputs in line with GDS standards and assessment process.
  • Experience of working using Agile Methodology.
  • Understanding of Government Digital Service design principles.
  • Experience designing services for GOV.Uk.
  • Experience working in multi-disciplinary agile terms.