The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is the UK’s largest government department and is responsible for welfare, pensions and child maintenance policy. It administers the State Pension and a range of working age, disability and ill health benefits, serving around 20 million customers. DWP is responsible for • understanding and dealing with the causes of poverty rather than its symptoms • encouraging people to work and making work pay • encouraging disabled people and those with ill health to work and be independent • providing a decent income for people of pension age and promoting saving for retirement • providing value for money and reducing levels of fraud and error • reducing work-related death and serious injury in workplaces through the Health and Safety Executive DWP is a fast paced organisation which puts leadership at the centre of its transformation journey. The majority of DWP colleagues are part of the Operational Delivery Profession (ODP) – providing customer service to DWP’s 20 million customers across the UK. ODP is a thriving, inclusive professional community that supports colleagues and encourages them to learn, develop, grow and progress in their career to reach their full potential.

Full time
Department for Work and Pensions Leeds, UK
Details Reference number 192243 Salary £31,989 - £34,285 Grade Higher Executive Officer Contract type Permanent Business area DWP - Digital Type of role Digital Working pattern Flexible working, Full-time, Job share, Part-time Number of posts 1 Location This role will be based in Leeds or Manchester. Please find further information on the Corporate hub locations here. About the job Summary Would you love the opportunity to develop a service that improves the lives of millions of people? Are you someone who would enjoy collaborating with multi-disciplinary teams to drive how data can inform ongoing improvements? If so, click that apply button now and join us as a Data Scientist. UC Data Scientists work closely with the cross-disciplinary development teams that are designing and delivering new features for the Universal Credit digital service. We use our...