Transformation Manager Network Services – * the role requirements have changed since the previous advert.
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced IT Networking Manager to become an integral part of the Digital Policing Department within the Metropolitan Police, responsible for the delivery, service design and introduction of LAN, WAN and IPT Network service capabilities. This highly sought-after position will have real-world effects, helping to protect the lives and communities of everyone in London. You will benefit from a generous annual leave package, Civil Service pension, brand discounts, flexible working and more!
As Transformation Manager – Network Services, you will be accountable for the “big picture” oversight for the design and implementation across a number of key suppliers. Using your strong technical knowledge, probably gained from a front line network engineering past, you will exploit existing service and technology investments to maximise ROI and develop technology roadmaps that align with business strategy, the technology blueprint and vendor roadmaps.
Reporting to the Head of Network Services, you will provide assurance alongside the SIAM Tower for the quality of deliverables produced by the build functions as well as commercial aspects of the delivery of contracted services. You will be responsible for identifying technology risks (including cyber security) and ensuring mitigating controls are established. While this role is not a hands-on engineering or project management position, you will be required you to fully understand the technical needs of the organisation in order to assess, select and present viable solutions.
The successful Transformation Manager – Network Services will be commercially astute with knowledge of emerging infrastructure technologies and vendor landscapes. You will have a strong sense of purpose and proactively seek responsibility and ownership.
You will have the ability to absorb complex technical information and communicate effectively to both technical and non-technical audiences. Extensive knowledge of the system development lifecycle is a must, along with a good understanding of enterprise solutions.
This is your chance to play a key role in one of the biggest transformation programmes of any public sector organisation. In return for your skills and experience as Transformation Manager – Network Services, you will benefit from a generous starting salary of £54,477, progressing to £58,550 as you develop in the role. You will be offered a £2,623 location allowance in addition to a substantial annual leave package, an exceptional Civil Service pension, interest free season ticket loans, flexible working and more.
As a Met employee, you will also be eligible for a My Lifestyle membership, offering savings in major retailers nationwide including discounts on everything from food, clothes, furniture, electrical and DIY products to hotels, restaurants, cinemas and theatre tickets. What are you waiting for? Apply now!
NOTE: Due to the nature of the client, all shortlisted candidates will be subject to initial background checks prior to an interview followed by extensive security vetting for successful candidates ahead of a start date. Please bear this in mind before you apply.