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Working for DVSA Digital

At DVSA Digital we design and deliver high-profile digital services used by millions of people each year.

We’re at the forefront of innovation!

Our apps and services use machine learning, AI, virtual reality, CGI and serverless solutions to meet the needs of our users AND to help you stay safe on Great Britain’s roads.

People are at the heart of everything we do and to successfully build and run digital services, our teams need to be multi-disciplinary with a range of skills. This means learning and development are incredibly important to us.

What could you be doing in DVSA Digital Services?

  • Platform/DevOps Engineer

    Platform Engineering is a Development Operations (DevOps) approach to improve developer experience and productivity.

  • Software Developer

    A Software Developer designs, runs and improves software that meets user needs and forms part of a product.

     

  • Delivery Manager

    Delivery managers lead teams of technical experts focused on continuous improvement, solving problems & delivering value.

  • User Researcher

    User Researchers plan, design and carry out research activities with users to gain an understanding of who uses government services.

  • Test Engineer

    Test Engineering’s goal is improving processes and delivering quality products to customers. Testing is a key activity in software development.

  • Data Architect

    A Data Architect contributes to and delivers the vision for the organisation’s use of data, through data design, to meet business needs.

Personal Development

At DVSA, we ensure that staff have access to resources and opportunities to progress and utilise their skillset.

You’ll have access to:

  • Apprenticeships up to level 7 (Masters level) with additional paid study leave
  • Leading online learning and workforce development platforms
  • Cross-Government Digital, Data and Technology teams – to expand knowledge and potential career options
  • A minimum of 5 funded training days per year
  • Development opportunities to progress your career

The impact of our work

We’re expanding our digital team so we can make and even greater impact – and we need your skills to keep us at the forefront of technology

Man changing the tyre of a large vehicle

MOT Services
We are working with the motor industry to innovate MOT services as vehicle technology becomes smarter.

online tools from DVSA digital services - MOT reminder

Online Tools for You
Our Teams have created a range of online tools to help you stay safe on our roads.

A long road of vehicles travelling through the green countryside. DVSA developed an online tool for haulage and PCV companies to apply for and maintain their Vehicle Operator Licence.

Vehicle Operator Licensing
DVSA developed an online tool for haulage and PCV companies to apply for and maintain their Vehicle Operator Licence.

Young woman driving a car with a learner driver sign on the car roof.

Driving Examiner Services
Developing a digitised process for all test examinations to make driving examiners’ lives easier.


The road ahead for DVSA Digital

Artificial Intelligence

After winning an award for our AI systems,
we are continuing to develop and invest in AI capability in all our digital services.

 

Future of the Theory Test

DVSA is now bringing many of the back office functions inhouse. Building and running the digital platform which integrates and underpins the service will give us greater control and flexibility.

Serverless solutions

After significant investment to move all our services to the cloud, we are now optimising the use of new technology using serverless solutions that enable us to deliver faster and smarter.

Security

The Protective Monitoring team use market-leading products and training to protect the data held on our systems from increasingly sophisticated attacks.

Why you should work for DVSA

Tina Churcher and her daughter

Tina Churcher, Delivery Lead

“Digital solutions are key to where we go with our innovations moving forward. We are part of that wider conversation, and that brings excitement to the role. “

  • Joshua Arnold, L&D Solutions Lead

    “I love the blended approach of theory learning and having the chance to apply my skills in the work environment.”

  • Dan Bewick, Tech Services Delivery & Service Manager

    “You’ll be joining a supportive close-knit team with the space and scope to excel”

  • Ben Auld, Senior Service Designer

    “We get to work on projects that have a real impact to millions of people every day.”

  • Kelly Hewitt, Senior Data Analyst

    “I like working here because I feel I have made a difference to the people of this country”

Interested in joining our Digital Services team?

To apply for a role with DVSA Digital, and view all the current opportunities with DVSA, visit Civil Service Jobs: