Technical Team Lead

£39,265 - £42,868 per annum
13 Mar 2018
10 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

This is an exciting time for HM Land Registry (HMLR) as we embark on a major transformation programme. HMLR's ambition is to become the world’s leading land registry for speed, simplicity and an open approach to data. We are now looking for an experienced Technical Team Lead (System Programming) to join our Digital, Data and Technology (DDaT) team to help us to achieve this.

The Digital, Data and Technology Directorate are the in-house IT division for HMLR. We are currently recruiting several roles to ensure the directorate’s teams contain the right blend of skills, experience and knowledge to take our major transformation programme forward. These teams are at the heart of the move to a digital, data-driven organisation with the ambition to provide our customers with cutting-edge digital services.

The Technical Team Lead - System Programming role;

You will provide technical leadership and line management for a specialist Infrastructure Centre Team. You will take the technical lead on infrastructure tasks, ensuring the availability and reliability of the mainframe platform are kept at the highest possible levels and proposing practical alternatives when issues arise. You will also be responsible for the personal development of team members to meet the future needs of the organisation, addressing succession planning issues and eliminating any single points of failure.

Located in the vibrant waterfront city of Plymouth, our environmentally friendly offices provide a great setting in which to work. Hundreds of miles of stunning coastline and 368 square miles of Dartmoor National Park are within easy reach.

What we’re looking for in our Technical Team Lead - System Programming;

To be successful in this role you will be an effective, self-motivated team manager with significant recent experience in an IT field. You will have a proven record of planning and managing significant technical change and an in-depth practical experience in the required areas. In addition, you will be able to demonstrate strong leadership, communication and influencing skills and be able to persuade and challenge stakeholders constructively at all levels within the organisation.

Benefits of becoming our Technical Team Lead - System Programming;

HMLR offers very competitive terms, conditions and benefits. We provide excellent opportunities for career progression, training and development. You will have access to Civil Service pension and benefits arrangements, generous leave allowances and flexible working – exactly what you would expect from a progressive employer.

We also offer:

- An employee recognition scheme
- Long-service awards
- Maternity and adoption leave of up to 26 weeks’ full pay, followed by 13 weeks’ statutory pay and a further 13 weeks unpaid
- Paternity leave allowance of two weeks plus four days’ paid leave
- paid time off for public service duties, for example if you are an armed forces reservist
- Paid volunteering leave
- A social and sports club in every office
- The opportunity to compete in national Civil Service competitions for a wide variety of sports
- Access to our employee assistance programme for counselling and support on a wide range of issues
- An interest-free loan for season tickets and/or bicycles and safety equipment
- And many other rewards including access to discounted healthcare, a Microsoft Home Use programme and shopping, leisure and finance discounts.

To continue your application for the role of Technical Team Lead - System Programming please click ‘Apply’ now and monitor your emails at this time…

Closing Date: 4th April 2018

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