Our Digital profession is made up of Government Digital and Data Profession specialists, and whatever team you find yourself on, you’ll be part of a talented community. Together, you’ll design, build and run government digital services, transforming the lives of millions of people across the country.

At DfT, we’re always looking to make public services simpler, clearer and faster to use. With several digital transformation projects on the horizon, this is a pivotal time to join our department. The Government Digital and Data Profession is made up of technical specialists from all levels and backgrounds, but what’s most important is that we all share a commitment to put users first and deliver world-leading government products and services.

Do you enjoy working with modern technology and software? Do you have a creative mind? If you want to work on projects that really matter, become part of the innovative Digital profession at DfT. The potential for solving complex problems and being able to shape our society’s future is endless in a world that is becoming more and more digital. Help us build the government of tomorrow.

What you could be doing

As a Digital professional in DfT, you’ll work in collaborative teams on a range of projects and services that focus on user needs and deliver real value.

Our Government Digital and Data specialists work at the forefront of how people interact with government, developing online services to make the lives of every UK citizen that bit easier. You’ll be collaborating with experts to improve services that are used by people just like you every day, such as how to apply for a driving licence.

The job roles we recruit for to make this service a reality include:

  • data science
  • IT operations management and engineering
  • product and delivery management
  • Quality Assurance Testing (QAT) analysis and testing
  • technical development
  • user centered design

Does a career in Digital with DfT sound like the opportunity you have been waiting for? Visit Working for the Department for Transport to see what vacancies we currently have available. We look forward to welcoming you on board. 

What our Digital professionals say about working for DfT

Claire Mosely, Technical Product Manager at DVLA.

Clare Moseley, Technical Product Manager, DVLA

“The DVLA is such a large presence in Swansea, and I relished the idea of being…”

Claire Mosely, Technical Product Manager at DVLA.

Paul Moran, Digital Professional, DVSA

“I lead the Service Design team at DVSA, which supports the delivery…”

Laura Peek, Service Desk Analyst at DVLA.

Laura Peek, Service Desk Analyst, DVLA

“My team are really supportive… Everyone is always happy to help…”