Hi, I'm Craig Abbott, an interaction designer at DWP Digital. A little while ago I wrote a blog about how we spotted a room-booking problem and designed a solution for it.
I’m a Senior Dev Ops Engineer at the Analysis and Intelligence Hub in DWP Digital.
I wanted to move into the civil service as the work attracted me but I was also pleasantly surprised by the other benefits, such as the ability to work flexibly, when I joined 16 months ago.
Microservices architectures are transforming the way we build our software applications in DWP. It’s something we’ve been successfully using on Universal Credit, which I’m proud to say is one of the largest users of microservices in Europe. The concept – …
The transformation of DWP services has given us the opportunity to think about our community of software engineers.
We are really changing the way we work in government IT, moving from outsourced to insourced and jumping generations of technology so we are at the leading-edge of the industry. It’s an exciting and dynamic way of working and we’ve …
The Universal Credit Digital Service is helping build new skills, both for the claimants using it, and for the technical team building it. Universal Credit Digital Service video transcript Rob Thompson, Universal Credit Digital Service “UC digital is a flagship project, …
The chance to learn and earn was a winning combination for 4 DWP apprentices working in the Technology and Business Transformation teams.
Behind all the DWP digital solutions for the citizen is an army of technical experts making sure the systems in the background keep running smoothly.
Michael Dewhurst reveals how pair programming at DWP Technology has built everyone's skills base.