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Working for DVLA Digital

Our purpose is to provide new and improved services that are reliable, easy to use and offer value for money for our customers. At DVLA Digital, we use cutting-edge technology, including a modern cloud platform, to deliver best in class services.

People are at the heart of everything we do, and that goes for our employees as well as our customers. We are a collaborative and supportive team, working together to deliver a shared goal. We offer a challenging and fun working environment, with a focus on career development and a healthy work-life balance, ensuring individuals succeed on both a professional and personal level

DVLA Digital Careers

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

We believe in giving staff clarity of what is expected of them in their role, highlighting the skills needed for today, as well as those required to progress within a chosen field. Providing our staff with career frameworks enables them to sustain higher levels of personal achievement, giving individuals and their managers the tools to have effective development conversations.

Take a look at the individual career pages for the required skills and levels of mastery expected in the Digital Data and Technology Profession Capability Framework.

DVLA Digital Development Programmes

Our talent pipeline programmes provide the latest training and professional certifications to build modern digital skills. The examples below are programmes we have run over the last few years. We typically launch our programmes at the start of each year. These are launched via Civil Service Jobs.

  • Year in Industry

    The Year in Industry programme is open to UK students who are working towards a BSc or Masters in Computer Science / Software Engineering or equivalent with an industrial placement.

  • Cloud Academy

    The Cloud Academy is a bespoke DVLA programme that has been designed to introduce new entrants to a career in Cloud Engineering.

  • Business Analysis

    The programme is aimed at individuals who are keen to develop their skills in IT but who don’t necessarily have a technical background or experience.

  • Software Development Engineer in Test

    The SDET Academy is bespoke to DVLA which has been designed to introduce new entrants to a career as a Software Test Engineer.

  • L7 Masters Degree

    Our Level 7 Programme is aimed at recruiting graduates of Science Technology Engineering & Maths (STEM) degrees, training them to become Junior Software Engineers