Her Majesty’s Passport Office

Home Office – Her Majesty’s Passport Office - Data Transformation Product Manager Vacancy

Incomplete applications

5
Incomplete applications
5 SME, 0 large

Completed applications

36
Completed applications
33 SME, 3 large
Important dates
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Published Monday 17 June 2019
Deadline for asking questions Wednesday 19 June 2019 at 11:59pm GMT
Closing date for applications Monday 24 June 2019 at 11:59pm GMT

Overview

Overview
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Specialist role Product manager
Summary of the work This is an exciting opportunity to join a fast pace, Innovative and agile digital transformation of the Home Office’s passport data. The programme of work involves migration and transformation of HMPO passport data to a cloud based hosting platform.
Latest start date Monday 15 July 2019
Expected contract length
Location London
Organisation the work is for Her Majesty’s Passport Office
Maximum day rate £650

About the work

About the work
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Early market engagement
Who the specialist will work with The successful applicant will join a cross-functional agile delivery team comprising of front and back end developers, testers, delivery managers, user researchers and others which form a highly motivated and driven delivery team.
What the specialist will work on The programme of work involves migration and transformation of HMPO passport data to a cloud based hosting platform. There are a number of internal HMPO services that require access to the data and understanding and meeting internal user needs is an important part in delivering the programme.

Work setup

Work setup
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Address where the work will take place Westminster, London
Working arrangements Full time, office based.
Security clearance ‘SC Clearance is required. HM Passport Office will support the clearance process’

Additional information

Additional information
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Additional terms and conditions 24 months total. Initial 6months, further period up to 18 months depending on needs& performance

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
  • Previous Product Manager Experience
  • Agile Experience
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
  • Challenge the status quo
  • Can work with stakeholders with low technical expertise
Assessment methods
  • Work history
  • Interview
Evaluation weighting

Technical competence

60%

Cultural fit

5%

Price

35%

Questions asked by suppliers

Questions asked by suppliers
Supplier question Buyer answer
1. Can I confirm that the only essential/nice to have experience is 2 bullet points? Yes - I can confirm that the only essential/nice to have experience is 2 bullet points.
2. Is there a current incumbent and will they be applying? No, there is not an incumbent in place.
3. Is this role inside or outside IR35? We expect this engagement to be outside IR35, however status is assessed on a case-by-case basis.
4. Is the day rate £650 + vat? No
5. Hi, what cloud platform will you be migrating to? Are there any Data or Cloud tools that are essential to have experience with? Thanks The project is migrating its data from a supplier driven platform to AWS cloud. It is not essential for the applicant to have AWS experience.
6. Which cloud platform are they planning to migrate to ? The project is migrating its data from a supplier driven platform to AWS cloud.
7. Can you please confirm if this post would have direct line management responsibility?

Which area's of the team / programme would this post be accountable for?
The post does not have direct line management responsibilities.

The post will be accountable for the Data Migration and supplying access to this data to the services that consume it.
8. Can the Authority confirm Duration / Expected Length of this assignment ? 24 months total. Initial 6months, further period up to 18 months depending on needs & performance.