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Lead Engineer

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Recruiter: LA International Computer Consultants Ltd
Listed on: 26th October
Location: Erskine
Salary/Rate: Negotiable
Salary Notes: Negotiable
Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP (6 months +)

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Our Client is urgently looking for a Lead Engineer.

Location: Erskine
Important: Active higher level clearance is required.

Lead Engineer will work with SMEs on the low level design of complex delivery of cloud solutions for a public sector customer, ensuring quality solutions and fit for purpose.

Working in close conjunction with the Account Technical Leads, we seek a lead engineer with a solid understanding in key technology areas, with a passion for transformation and delivery lead growth.

The ideal candidate will have a strong footing the planning, delivery and governance of large-scale projects and solutions. To help drive and support our customer at various stages in their transformation journey they should be specialists in a specific technology area with the ability to work across offerings or a strong generalist with proven technical delivery experience.
Offerings include:

*Cloud and Platform Service, AWS, Azure
*Enterprise and Cloud Applications
*Storage and Backup
*Workplace and Mobility
*Security Products
*Network Services
*Application Services, Agile Development, DevOps
*Automation, Orchestration and Analytics

Our Engineers work in the following sectors:
*Public Sector
*Financial Services
*Manufacturing and Logistics
*Insurance and Capital Markets

Role Scope:
*Understands, at a detailed level, of the architectural dependencies of technologies in use within the customer's IT environment. Frequently uses product and application knowledge along with internals or architectural knowledge to develop solutions. A recognized expert in one or more technologies within own technical community and also at regional level.
*Advanced subject matter knowledge of complex Technical issues, and is regarded by others within DXC as a subject matter expert.
*Responsible for providing a detailed technical design for Enterprise Solutions and in cases will be the Principal Consultant that analyses and develops Enterprise Technology solutions.
*Acts as an expert providing direction and guidance to process improvements and establishing policies. Frequently contributes to the development of new ideas and methods.
*Worked with multiple customers addressing medium to large project and programs, regularly leads in the technical assessment and delivery of specific solutions to the customer.
*Undertakes activities and provides qualitative and quantitative information where required supports sales activities, manages actions in conjunction with bids or major input into the sales lifecycle.
*Able to communicate with internal and external senior management confidently and demonstrate the professionalism of the job family.
*Acts as a mentor for other members of the organisation and encourages sharing of knowledge, skills and experience with all.
*Ensures Technical Governance during solution delivery using the designated tools used for the account.

Must have skills:

Technical leadership in leading others
Architecture - low and high level designs. So will know how to govern the architecture process

Due to the nature and urgency of this post, candidates holding or who have held high level security clearance in the past are most welcome to apply. Please note successful applicants will be required to be security cleared prior to appointment which can take up to a minimum 18 weeks.

LA International Computer Consultants Ltd is an HMG Approved Consultancy and operates as an IT & Engineering Consultancy or as an Employment Business & Agency, depending upon the precise nature of the work, for security cleared jobs or non-clearance vacancies, we welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people with diverse experience and backgrounds.

Award Winning LA International Computer Consultants Ltd (Recruiter Awards for Excellence - Best IT, Best Public Sector & Gold Awards) and the most prestigious award that any business can receive The Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2015.