Head of Digital Architecture , HM Courts & Tribunals Service

HM Courts & Tribunals Service
Circa £90,000 per annum
03 May 2017
01 Jun 2017
IT, Internet
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Digital Architecture - HM Courts & Tribunals Service

  • Do you have a deep understanding and experience of using of agile project management techniques and working practices, open source, cloud platforms and digital services?
  • Are you able to build and maintain a culture of continuous delivery and improvement, ensuring that key systems are regularly analysed, maintained and improved, building a performance culture orientated to tangible delivery outcomes and rewarding these appropriately?
  • Do you have extensive experience of wide range of digital suppliers including SMEs, and of innovative approaches to sourcing services?

If so, you may be our next Head of Digital Architecture for HM Courts & Tribunals Service.

HM Courts and Tribunals Service is an executive agency of the Ministry of Justice, it is responsible for the administration of the criminal, civil and family courts and tribunals in England and Wales and non-devolved tribunals in Scotland and Northern Ireland.  Supporting a fair, efficient and effective justice system delivered by an independent judiciary, it is a sizeable and diverse organisation with approximately 15,000 staff operating from 500 locations.  It manages a gross annual budget of £1.7bn and handles over 2 million criminal cases, 1.8 million civil claims, more than 150,000 family law disputes and almost 800,000 tribunal cases annually. 

This is an exciting time to join HMCTS as the department is embarking on a significant six year, £1billion transformation programme that will revolutionise the setting of justice. Committed to the improvement of technology, skills and capabilities in every aspect of its operation, digital transformation is at the heart of planned changes for courts and tribunals and this role will be at the forefront of activity.

The Head of Digital Architecture will be responsible for leading our digital architecture function and delivering world class services that put HMCTS on a modern footing.  This will be achieved through the delivery of the back-end mission IT technology that supports the department’s front line digital services.

If you think you have the skills, experience and ambition that we are looking for, we’d love to hear from you.  

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