Technical Lead at Network Rail, Milton Keynes, £395 per day

£395 per day
  • Contract Spy
  • Milton Keynes, GB
  • Jan 16, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Job Title - Technical Lead
Location - Milton Keynes
Rates - £395.43 per day LTD - £345.26 per day PAYE
In Scope of IR35

About The Role / Project

Network rail are seeking a technical lead to join their rapidly growing team based in Milton Keynes. You will need to provide authoritative expertise to enable advanced support, provide strategic guidance and create and apply technical standards for one of Network Rail 's key strategic IT technology domains.

This role is to work on a large transformation programme. This position will be taking ownership of the data migration from initial planning stages through to completion. This will involve transferring all data from current Drives into OneDrive.

What You Will Do

  • Plan the Data Migration from initial stages through to completion
  • Support users during self-migration
  • Maintain a high level of expertise in the supported technology domain, keeping up to date with new developments in the field as well as maintaining a deep knowledge of the existing and legacy applications of the technology in the NR environment. Ownership of technical-level relationship with the vendor.
  • Provide expert-level consultancy services to delivery projects utilising the technology domain, ensuring that new solution deliveries successfully integrate and follow domain and NR best practice and standards.
  • Influence and guide strategic direction to confirm that NR 's strategy and policy for the technical specialism prioritises maintainability, supportability and best practice with relation to the technology domain
  • Provide expert level technical support to assist ITSS colleagues who require assistance or solutions for complex issues related to the supported technology area.
  • Highlight, communicate and address future and current risks, opportunities and challenges for NR arising from developments or changes in the technology domain.
  • Define, author and maintain ITSS operational patterns, standards and best practice for the supported technology domain

Required Skills

Your experience will include:

  • Experience in Data Migration
  • Experience with Windows 10, Office 365, Sharepoint, Microsoft Teams, Exchange Online etc
  • The ability to self manage
  • Ability to organize and prioritise work activities to support objectives
  • High degree of motivation and willingness to contribute to successful project delivery
  • Excellent written, verbal communication skills
  • Working within a team moving towards Agile