DCMS

Google Cloud Engineer

Incomplete applications

7
Incomplete applications
5 SME, 2 large

Completed applications

3
Completed applications
3 SME, 0 large
Important dates
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Published Friday 7 June 2019
Deadline for asking questions Tuesday 11 June 2019 at 11:59pm GMT
Closing date for applications Friday 14 June 2019 at 11:59pm GMT

Overview

Overview
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Specialist role Data engineer
Summary of the work To act as the Cloud SME within the team, to gather and document requirements, own the design (HLD/LLD), implementation and delivery lifecycle. G-suite administration, implementation and support. Assist in training to other team members to bring them up to speed. Strong and demonstrable Google Cloud Knowledge and experience.
Latest start date Monday 24 June 2019
Expected contract length 6 months
Location London
Organisation the work is for DCMS
Maximum day rate Guide £300 to £500 dependant on experience.

About the work

About the work
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Early market engagement
Who the specialist will work with Project Managers, Security Architects and Engineers.
What the specialist will work on Work alongside a team of Project Managers, Security Architects and Engineers to help build a full production environment. Utilising Google Cloud Platform products and other tools to support data sets/streams, a comprehensive Google skill set is essential, alongside experience
working within an Agile framework. Good experience with DevOps, Big Data/Data analytics and automation. Understanding of infrastructure as code technologies and Automation (Terraform, Chef, Ansible,etc.). Experience working within a highly regulated environment. Understanding and awareness of Risk, Vulnerabilities, Mitigation.
Google Cloud certification, ideally Professional Cloud Architect. Good stakeholder management and ablility to present at senior level.

Work setup

Work setup
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Address where the work will take place DCMS, 100 Parliament Street, London, SW1A 2BQ
Working arrangements On-Site.
Security clearance SC Clearance mandatory.

Additional information

Additional information
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Additional terms and conditions

Skills and experience

Buyers will use the essential and nice-to-have skills and experience to help them evaluate suppliers’ technical competence.

Skills and experience
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Essential skills and experience
  • Strong Google Cloud knowledge and significant experience (Demonstrable)
  • Understanding of Cloud Security and Google Security tools (Demonstrable)
  • Hands on development of the GCP platform (Demonstrable)
  • Feed into the platform design process
  • G Suite administration, implementation & support
  • Document Designs HLD/LLD, Guides, Assessments as required
  • Excellent Stakeholder Management with ability to explain to non-technical staff
  • Good experience with DevOps, Big Data/Data analytics and automation
  • Understanding of infrastructure as code technologies and Automation (Terraform, Chef, Ansible etc.)
  • Understanding of Agile Methodology
  • Understanding and awareness of Risk, Vulnerabilities, Mitigation
Nice-to-have skills and experience

How suppliers will be evaluated

How suppliers will be evaluated
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How many specialists to evaluate 3
Cultural fit criteria
  • Work as a team with our organisation and other suppliers
  • Be transparent and collaborative when making decisions
  • Have a no-blame culture and encourage people to learn from their mistakes
  • Take responsibility for their work
  • Share knowledge and experience with other team members
  • Can work with clients with low technical expertise
Assessment methods
  • Work history
  • Reference
  • Interview
Evaluation weighting

Technical competence

70%

Cultural fit

10%

Price

20%

Questions asked by suppliers

Questions asked by suppliers
Supplier question Buyer answer
1. Will you sponsor SC Clearance ? SC clearance is a mandatory requirement for this role.
2. Is there any flexibility on rate? The rate seems low for that skillset The guide has been set to take into account level of experience and skill.
3. Please can you confirm if the role is inside/outside IR35? This is a discreet role is to help support the delivery of cloud platform services to DCMS and all tax queries are the responsiblity of the named sponsor.
4. Can the Authority confirm if an incumbent is currently in this role and they will be eligible to apply ? There is no current incumbent.
5. May I know when the shortlisted candidate's interview is expected? Open for applications until Friday 14 June 2019 - 11:59pm GMT. Successful candidates will be contacted for interviews.