Data Science

Why data is so important in DWP Digital

Stephen Southern talks with colleagues from the DWP data practice

Data is at the heart of every digital service in DWP, and the newly formed DWP Digital Data Practice aims to use cutting-edge data science, data engineering, data management and data analysis to focus on making services better for users. …

Helping citizens choose how their data can work for them

Adrian Atley and Alice Carter at a kanban

I’m Adrian Atley, an Enterprise Service Architect in DWP Digital. Across government large amounts of data are created, securely stored and processed. However there is currently a lot of duplication across services and organisations, even where those services share the …

Why I’m celebrating the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

I’m Kevin Tan, and I’ve been a Data Scientist in DWP Digital since April 2016. As a Londoner from an immigrant family with Chinese, Malaysian and Portuguese ancestry, I believe it’s important to raise awareness of the International Day for …