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  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1144

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    nameNo dataUnderstanding of service management framework (Incident manager)
    descriptionNo dataHas an in-depth understanding of Service Management Framework principles and processes and the ability to apply the technical knowledge in project or programme activities.
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    1143

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1143
    nameNo dataTechnical understanding (Technical writer)
    descriptionNo dataDemonstrates knowledge of the technologies used to build and operate digital services. Understands the different technical roles in a multidisciplinary team.
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    1142

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1142
    nameNo dataEvidence and context-based design (Service designer)
    descriptionNo dataVisualises, articulates, and solves complex problems and concepts, and makes disciplined decisions based on available information and research evidence. Able to move from analysis to synthesis and/or design intent. such skills include: demonstration of the ability to apply logical thinking, gathering and analysing information and evidencing key performance indicators.
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    1141

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1141
    nameNo dataBroad technical understanding (Service Desk)
    descriptionNo dataThis specific knowledge underpins an individual’s ability to deliver the responsibilities and tasks for their role. This relates to the application of the required breadth and depth of technical knowledge. This also includes staying abreast of industry developments to make cost-effective use of new and emerging tools and technologies.
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    1140

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1140
    nameNo dataAvailability and capacity management (Principal engineer)
    descriptionNo dataAble to define, analyse, plan, forecast, measure, maintain and improve all aspects of the availability of services, including power. Controls and manages service availability to meet the needs of the business in a cost-effective manner, including managing the capability, functionality and sustainability of service components (including hardware, software, network resources and software/infrastructure as a service).
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    1139

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1139
    nameNo dataApplied maths, statistics, and scientific practices
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands how algorithms are designed, optimised and applied at scale. Can select and use appropriate statistical methods for sampling, distribution assessment, bias and error. Understands problem structuring methods and can evaluate when each method is appropriate. Applies scientific methods through experimental design, exploratory data analysis and hypothesis testing to reach robust conclusions.
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    1138

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1138
    nameNo dataLifecyle perspective
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands the different phases of product delivery and is able to contribute to, plan or run these. Able to maintain a product or process through the delivery phases, through to live and into retirement. Able to lead a team through the different phases of the delivery lifecycle. Can maintain and iterate a product over time to continuously meet user needs. Understands and is aware of incident management and service support so that products are built effectively.
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    1137

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1137
    nameNo dataVerification and validation of data and analysis
    descriptionNo dataIs aware of quality assurance techniques including those used by other analytical professions. Identifies the right data sources and then validates and understands how to interpret the results. Ensures data is fit for purpose.
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    1136

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1136
    nameNo dataUser focus
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands users and can identify who they are and what their needs are based on evidence. Able to translate user stories and propose design approaches or services to meet these needs and engage in meaningful interactions and relationships with users. Puts users first and can manage competing priorities.
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    1135

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1135
    nameNo dataUser centred content design
    descriptionNo dataAble to design content to meet user needs and make complex language and processes easy to understand. Understands and implements style and standards.
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    1134

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1134
    nameNo dataUser centred and agile practices
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands user centred design practices and knows how to embed them into an agile workflow to deliver timely findings. Can work in an open, iterative and collaborative way in a multidisciplinary team.
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    1133

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1133
    nameNo dataUser centred analysis
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands and can identify who users are and their needs based on evidence. Puts users first and can manage competing priorities. Understands the importance of analysis to user centred design and collaborates with professions that are focussed on user centred design (for example, user research, user experience, content, design, business analysis). Acts as a voice of the internal user and end user, and brings together data from varying sources to ensure that all members of agile delivery teams have access to actionable insights.
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    1132

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1132
    nameNo dataUndertaking analysis and providing insight
    descriptionNo dataAble to turn data into valuable insights that inform decisions. Has an understanding of analytical tools and is numerate. Collects, collates, cleanses and interprets data to derive meaningful and actionable insights. Able to identify and apply the most appropriate analytical techniques to bring different sources together to tell a story. Involves teams in analytics to increase consensus and challenge assumptions.
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    1131

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1131
    nameNo dataUnderstanding the whole context
    descriptionNo dataThe ability to look beyond the immediate technical problem and identify the wider implications. ‘Zooming out’ in three dimensions - knowing relevant historical context and future impact, understanding how current work fits in broader contexts and strategies, and looking for deeper underlying problems and opportunities.
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    1130

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1130
    nameNo dataUnderstanding security implications of transformation
    descriptionNo dataAble to work with business and technology stakeholders to understand the security implications of business change. Can interpret and apply an understanding of policy and process, business architecture and legal and political implications to assist in the development of technical solutions or controls.
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    1129

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1129
    nameNo dataUnderstanding of service management framework
    descriptionNo dataHas an in-depth understanding of Service Management Framework principles and processes and the ability to apply the technical knowledge in project or programme activities.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
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    1128

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1128
    nameNo dataUnderstanding constraints (performance analyst)
    descriptionNo dataAble to understand and work within the given constraints (including but not limited to technology, policy, regulatory, financial, legal, ethical, social, user constraints) and to challenge constraints that can be changed. Capable of ensuring compliance against constraints by adapting products and services where needed with a particular focus on data security and privacy concepts including data protection.
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    1127

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1127
    nameNo dataUnderstanding constraints
    descriptionNo dataAble to understand and work within the given constraints (including but not limited to technology, policy, regulatory, financial, legal, social user constraints) and to challenge constraints that can be changed. Capable of ensuring compliance against constraints by adapting products and services where needed.
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    1126

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1126
    nameNo dataUnderstanding analysis across the life cycle (data science)
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands the different phases of product delivery and is able to plan and run the analysis for these. Able to contribute to decision-making throughout the lifecycle. Works in collaboration with user researchers, Developers and other roles throughout the lifecycle. Understands the value of analysis, how to contribute with impact, and what data sources, analytical techniques and tools can be used at each point throughout the lifecycle.
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    1125

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1125
    nameNo dataUnderstanding analysis across the life cycle
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands the different phases of product delivery and is able to plan and run the analysis for these. Able to contribute to decision-making throughout the lifecycle. Works in collaboration with user researchers, Developers and other roles throughout the lifecycle. Understands the value of analysis, how to contribute with impact, and what data sources, analytical techniques and tools can be used at each point throughout the lifecycle.
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    1124

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1124
    nameNo dataTurning business problems into technical design
    descriptionNo dataThe ability to work with business and technology stakeholders to translate business problems into technical designs. Creates an optimal design through an iterative process, aligning the user need with the system requirements and organisational objectives.
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    1123

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1123
    nameNo dataTurning business problems into data design
    descriptionNo dataWorks with business and technology stakeholders to translate business problems into data designs. Creates optimal designs through iterative processes, aligning user needs with organisational objectives and system requirements.
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    1121

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1121
    nameNo dataTroubleshooting and problem resolution
    descriptionNo dataHas lateral thinking capability to dissect a problem into its component parts to identify and diagnose root causes, allowing problem resolution. Able to troubleshoot and identify problems across different technology capabilities including compute, storage, networking, physical infrastructure, software, commercial off the shelf (COTS) and open source packages and solutions, virtual and cloud including IaaS, PaaS, SaaS.
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    1120

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1120
    nameNo dataTools and software
    descriptionNo dataHas awareness of industry standard software: Adobe creative suite, presentation software, social media platforms, animation software. Has knowledge of printing techniques and paper stock.
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    1119

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1119
    nameNo dataTesting (business analysis)
    descriptionNo dataPlans, designs, manages and executes reporting of tests, using appropriate testing tools and techniques and conforming to agreed process standards and industry specific regulations.
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    1118

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1118
    nameNo dataTesting
    descriptionNo dataPlans, designs, manages, executes and reports tests, using appropriate tools and techniques, and works within regulations. Ensures risks associated with deployment are adequately understood and documented.
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    1117

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1117
    nameNo dataTest analysis
    descriptionNo dataAble to visualise, articulate, solve complex problems and concepts, and make disciplined decisions based on available information. Such skills include the ability to: apply logical thinking, gather and analyse information using comprehensive tools and techniques, use data to formulate both short-term and long-term strategic plans, identify and analyse options, and assess feasibility and operational impact. Ensures that the business solution aligns with the vision, mission, objectives, strategy and the business and user needs and can identify and recognise a viable solution or control.
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    1116

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1116
    nameNo dataTechnical understanding (data engineering)
    descriptionNo dataHas knowledge of specific technologies which underpin an individual’s ability to deliver the responsibilities and tasks of their role. Applies the required breadth and depth of technical knowledge.
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    1115

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1115
    nameNo dataTechnical understanding
    descriptionNo dataDemonstrates knowledge of the technologies used to build and operate digital services. Understands the different technical roles in a multidisciplinary team.
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    1113

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1113
    nameNo dataTechnical understanding (Infrastructure engineer)
    descriptionNo dataHas the specific knowledge which underpins an individual’s ability to deliver the responsibilities and tasks of their role. This relates to the application of the required breadth and depth of technical knowledge.
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    1112

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1112
    nameNo dataTechnical specialism
    descriptionNo dataHas an in-depth knowledge of, for example, code (application), messaging and batch management. Please note that the technical specialisms will differ for each role and will be defined in a job description.
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    1110

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1110
    nameNo dataTechnical breadth
    descriptionNo dataEffective in utilising a range of contemporary technologies including cloud platforms, open source and ‘aaS’ services to better enable and enhance the delivery of QAT services. Able to stay abreast of industry developments to make cost-effective use of new and emerging tools and technologies. Able to utilise a breadth of knowledge from across the wider technology and digital professions, strengthening the effective delivery of services. Relevant professional awareness may include architecture, continuous integration and deployment, coding or scripting languages.
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    1109

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1109
    nameNo dataTeam dynamics and collaboration
    descriptionNo dataAble to build successful delivery teams and understand team styles and how people work together. Able to maintain, influence and motivate a team. Able to give and receive feedback, facilitating the feedback loop. Ensures the health of the team and can facilitate conflict resolution, accelerating team performance. Able to ensure the team is transparent and that the work is understood externally. Able to create an open and collaborative environment to work in, be flexible, adaptable and have a willingness to learn. Able to recognise how people best work together, facilitating the best team makeup depending on the situation. Able to help teams maintain a focus on delivery whilst being aware of the importance of professional development.
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    1108

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1108
    nameNo dataSystems integration
    descriptionNo dataIntegrates and tests components, systems and their interfaces to create operational services.
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    1107

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1107
    nameNo dataSystems integration (management)
    descriptionNo dataThe incremental and logical integration and testing of components or subsystems and their interfaces in order to create operational services.
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    1105

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1105
    nameNo dataSystems design
    descriptionNo dataCreates the specification and design of systems to meet defined business needs. Has the ability to work with business and technology stakeholders to translate business problems into technical designs. Able to visualise the ideal user service, come up with design ideas and possible design approaches. Explores different approaches to solving problems.
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    1104

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1104
    nameNo dataSystem integration (network architect)
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands and designs network services that integrate with existing or new services, including cloud services and infrastructure.
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    1103

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1103
    nameNo dataStrategy
    descriptionNo dataCapable of producing strategy for technology that meets business needs. Able to create, refine and challenge patterns, standards, policies, roadmaps and vision statements. Senior roles tend to be more proactive as they set the strategy. Junior roles tend to be more reactive, responding to the strategy.
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    1102

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1102
    nameNo dataStrategic thinking (data architecture)
    descriptionNo dataHas an overall perspective on business issues, events and activities, and an understanding of their wider implications and long-term impact. This could include determining patterns, standards, policies, roadmaps and vision statements. Focuses on outcomes rather than solutions and activities.
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    1101

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1101
    nameNo dataStrategic thinking
    descriptionNo dataAble to have an overall perspective on business issues, events, activities and an understanding of their wider implications and long-term impact. This could include determining patterns, standards, policies, roadmaps and vision statements. Can focus on outcomes rather than solutions and activities.
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    1100

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1100
    nameNo dataStrategic ownership
    descriptionNo dataFocuses on outcomes, not solutions. Is bold - develops ambitious visions and strategies. Gets the organisation and team to buy-in. Translates the vision into prioritised deliverable goals.
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    1099

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1099
    nameNo dataStrategic insight
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands organisational strategy and objectives. Able to align user research activities with objectives to create strategic insights that inform policy and proposition.
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    1098

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1098
    nameNo dataStakeholder relationship management
    descriptionNo dataIdentifies, analyses, manages and monitors relationships with and between stakeholders. Able to communicate with stakeholders clearly and regularly, clarifying mutual needs and commitments through consultation and consideration of impacts whilst focusing on user needs. For example, managing customer and supplier relationships, ensuring that recommendations deliver maximum benefit and facilitating workshops with stakeholders.
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    1097

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1097
    nameNo dataSpecific security technology and understanding
    descriptionNo dataKnowledge of system architectures. Able to understand the risk impact of vulnerabilities on existing and future designs and systems, and identify how easy or difficult it will be to exploit these vulnerabilities.
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    1096

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1096
    nameNo dataSociety and technology
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands the social and technological context for government services. Can help colleagues understand how digital technology is changing user behaviour, and the challenges and opportunities for government services.
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    1095

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1095
    nameNo dataService support
    descriptionNo dataMaintains and supports services.
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    1094

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1094
    nameNo dataService reporting
    descriptionNo dataTakes management information and consolidates agreed key performance indicators into product or service measures that underpin service management of a specific product or service.
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    1093

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1093
    nameNo dataService focus
    descriptionNo dataMaintains focus on the whole life of service delivery - designs, develops, delivers and operates. Ensures that a set of IT products, suppliers and vendors come together to deliver an IT service.
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    1092

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1092
    nameNo dataResearch skills
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands and has experience of a range of user research methods. Able to choose appropriate methods for different life cycle phases and situations. Knows how to apply methods correctly.
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    1091

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1091
    nameNo dataResearch and innovation
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands and can apply a range of user research methods correctly. Able to choose appropriate methods for different life cycle phases and situations.
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    1090

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1090
    nameNo dataRequirements definition and management
    descriptionNo dataIdentifies, defines and manages the objectives of a business. Must be able to specify requirements from both a business and user perspective to enable agreed changes to be implemented effectively.
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    1089

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1089
    nameNo dataRelationship management
    descriptionNo dataIdentifies, analyses, manages and monitors relationships with and between stakeholders. Clarifies mutual needs and commitments through consultation and consideration of impacts. For example, the co-ordination of all promotional activities to one or more customers to achieve satisfaction for the customer and an acceptable return for the supplier; assistance to the customer to ensure that maximum benefit is gained from products and services supplied.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
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    1088

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1088
    nameNo dataPrototyping in code
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands the limitations of internet technology and why code is important. Able to prototype a code, but does not necessarily have to make production-ready code. Can talk to developers and knows when to switch code. Understands security, accessibility and version control. Can use ‘what you see is what you get’ tools.
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    1087

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1087
    nameNo dataPrototyping
    descriptionNo dataAble to apply technical knowledge and experience to create or design workable prototypes, both programs and physical outputs. Understands parameters, restrictions and synergies.
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    1086

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1086
    nameNo dataProgramming and build (software engineering)
    descriptionNo dataUses agreed security standards and specifications to design, create, test and document new or amended software.
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    1085

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1085
    nameNo dataProgramming and build (software engineering – management)
    descriptionNo dataDesigns, creates, tests and documents new and amended software components from supplied specifications in accordance with agreed development and security standards and processes.
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    1084

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1084
    nameNo dataProgramming and build (data science)
    descriptionNo dataUses a range of coding practices to build scalable data products that can be used by strategic or operational users and can be further integrated into business systems. Works with technologists to design, create, test and document these data products. Works in accordance with agreed software development standards, including security, accessibility and version control.
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    1083

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1083
    nameNo dataProgramming and build (data engineering)
    descriptionNo dataDesigns, writes and iterates code from prototype to production-ready. Understands security, accessibility and version control. Can use a range of coding tools and languages.
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    1082

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1082
    nameNo dataProduct ownership
    descriptionNo dataUses a range of product management principles and approaches. Captures and translates user needs into deliverables. Able to define the minimum viable product and make decisions about priorities. Writes stories and acceptance criteria. Capable of working with a range of specialists in multidisciplinary teams.
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    1081

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1081
    nameNo dataProblem solving
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands and identifies problems, analysing and helping to identify the appropriate solution. Is able to classify and prioritise problems, document their causes and implement remedies.
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    1080

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1080
    nameNo dataProblem resolution (data)
    descriptionNo dataLogs, analyses and manages problems in order to identify and implement the appropriate solution. Ensures that the problem is fixed.
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    1079

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1079
    nameNo dataProblem ownership
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands and identifies problems, analysing and helping to identify the appropriate solution. Is able to classify and prioritise problems, document their causes and implement remedies.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
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    1078

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    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1078
    nameNo dataProblem management
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands and identifies problems, analysing and helping to identify the appropriate solution. Is able to classify and prioritise problems, document their causes and implement remedies.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1077

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1077
    nameNo dataPlanning
    descriptionNo dataAble to take a continuous approach to planning, forecasting, estimating, managing uncertainty, metrics and measurements, contingency planning and roadmapping. Able to communicate the plan, planning assumptions and progress to a range of stakeholders. Maintains the cadence of delivery and manages the relationships between different people within and across teams.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1076

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1076
    nameNo dataPerformance measurement
    descriptionNo dataEnables the team to develop a performance framework including key performance indicators (KPIs) for a service or product. Provides the intelligence to support the formulation of both short-term and long-term strategic plans. Is able to identify and analyse options, and assess their feasibility and operational impact. Ensures that business solutions are aligned with strategy, business goals and end user needs.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1075

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1075
    nameNo dataOwnership and initiative
    descriptionNo dataTakes ownership of problems and proactively resolves technical problems, ensuring that technical solutions continue to meet business requirements. Takes full accountability for actions taken and decisions made.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1074

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1074
    nameNo dataOperational management
    descriptionNo dataAble to manage the operational process of designing and running a product or service throughout its entire life-cycle. Able to implement best practice in new product or service development and knows how to plan and operationalise the stages of new product or service development. Able to overcome operational constraints to deliver a successful product or service. Works closely with other operational delivery teams.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1072

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1072
    nameNo dataNon-functional testing
    descriptionNo dataAble to analyse changes to, or the development of, products and services and plan design in a non-functional environment. Able to run and manage appropriate non-functional tests to ensure that requirements have been fully met. Understands and is able to identify the most effective techniques, data sets and non-functional testing tools. Able to communicate defects or trends clearly to software developers, outlining how defects are identified and possible causes. Able to design or provide assurance for appropriate risk-based end-to-end system integration test models.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1071

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1071
    nameNo dataModern standards approach
    descriptionNo dataUses a modern standards approach throughout automation and testing.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1070

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1070
    nameNo dataMethods and tools
    descriptionNo dataUses the most appropriate methods and tools, ensuring these are adopted and used to plan, develop, test, manage and maintain a system effectively throughout an organisation.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1069

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1069
    nameNo dataMetadata management
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands a variety of metadata management tools. Designs and maintains the appropriate metadata repositories to enable the organisation to understand their data assets.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1068

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1068
    nameNo dataMaking the process work
    descriptionNo dataFocuses on the outcome. Able to challenge and improve disproportionate organisational processes where it impacts the pace of the team. Able to identify what works best for the team and when to utilise certain processes. Understands that all steps in a process must add value. Able to influence and make positive changes to the organisation.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1067

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1067
    nameNo dataMaking and guiding decisions
    descriptionNo dataCapable of making and guiding effective decisions, explaining clearly how the decision has been reached. The ability to understand and resolve technical disputes across varying levels of complexity and risk.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1066

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1066
    nameNo dataMaintaining delivery momentum
    descriptionNo dataAble to solve issues and unblock problems. Drives teams and sets the pace, ensuring teams are working towards delivery commitments. Able to engage in elements of risk management such as effectively managing and tracking the mitigation of risks. Able to manage various dependencies across teams, departments and government as a whole.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1065

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1065
    nameNo dataLifecycle perspective
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands the different phases of product delivery and is able to contribute to, plan or run these. Able to maintain a product or process through the delivery phases, through to live and into retirement. Able to lead a team through the different phases of the delivery lifecycle. Can maintain and iterate a product over time to continuously meet user needs. Understands and is aware of incident management and service support so that products are built effectively.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1064

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1064
    nameNo dataLeadership and guidance
    descriptionNo dataInterprets vision to lead on decisions. Creates a continually collaborative environment and sustains a good service. Understands and resolves technical disputes across varying levels of complexity and risk. Solves issues and unblocks problems. Drives teams and sets the pace, ensuring teams are delivering. Manages risk including effectively managing and tracking the mitigation of risks. Manages various dependencies across teams, departments and government as a whole.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1063

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1063
    nameNo dataIT infrastructure (network architect)
    descriptionNo dataSupports, designs and implements infrastructure technologies and solutions such as: compute, storage, networking, physical infrastructure, software, commercial off the shelf (COTS) and open source packages and solutions, virtual and cloud including IaaS, PaaS and SaaS.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1062

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1062
    nameNo dataIT infrastructure
    descriptionNo dataSupports, designs and implements infrastructure technologies and solutions such as: compute, storage, networking, physical infrastructure, software, commercial off the shelf (COTS) and open source packages and solutions, virtual and cloud including IaaS, PaaS and SaaS.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1061

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1061
    nameNo dataInnovation
    descriptionNo dataAbility to identify and pinpoint business opportunities to allow organisations to perform more effectively. This allows businesses to look at new ways of tackling business processes or to establish new services from scratch.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1060

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1060
    nameNo dataInformation security (including mitigation)
    descriptionNo dataMaintains the security, confidentiality and integrity of information systems through the compliance with relevant legislation and regulations. Articulates risks and explores options and solutions for mitigation. Will design, implement and operate controls and management strategies to allow this.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1059

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1059
    nameNo dataInformation security
    descriptionNo dataMaintains the security, confidentiality and integrity of information systems through compliance with relevant legislation and regulations. Designs, implements and operates controls and management strategies to allow this.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1058

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1058
    nameNo dataInclusive research
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands the diversity of users of government services. Knows how to include all kinds of users in appropriate research activities to help teams deliver accessible services.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1057

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1057
    nameNo dataIncident management
    descriptionNo dataCo-ordinates the response to incident reports, ensuring relevant prioritisation and detail to allow effective investigation. Identifies the correct procedures or channels for resolution and monitors resolution activity and progress updates to customers. Understands key change management tools and processes.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1056

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1056
    nameNo dataGovernance and assurance
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands technical governance and is able to participate in or deliver the assurance of a service. This capability becomes increasingly critical at senior role levels.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1055

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1055
    nameNo dataGovernance
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands technical governance and is able to participate in or deliver the assurance of a service. This capability becomes increasingly critical at senior role levels.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1054

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1054
    nameNo dataFunctional testing
    descriptionNo dataAble to analyse changes to, or the development of, products and services and plan design. Able to run and manage appropriate tests to ensure that requirements have been fully met. Understands and is able to identify the most effective techniques, data sets and tools to use. Able to communicate defects or trends clearly to software developers, outlining how defects are identified and the possible causes. Able to design, or provide assurance for, appropriate risk-based end-to-end system integration test models.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1053

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1053
    nameNo dataFinancial ownership
    descriptionNo dataAble to secure funding for agile delivery through a business case and through delivering a good pitch in government. Capable of prioritising spending based on return on investment (ROI) and strategic intent; this may include contract ownership and accountability for realisation of benefits.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1052

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1052
    nameNo dataFinancial management
    descriptionNo dataAble to support effective budget management within the constraints of the project. Retains a continued awareness of the budget against actual cost incurred.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1051

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1051
    nameNo dataFacilitating decisions and risks
    descriptionNo dataCapable of making and guiding effective decisions, explaining clearly how the decision has been reached. Has the ability to understand technical complexity and risks, run collaborative design activities, influence others and build consensus.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1050

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1050
    nameNo dataEvidence and context-based design
    descriptionNo dataVisualises, articulates, and solves complex problems and concepts, and makes disciplined decisions based on available information and research evidence. Able to move from analysis to synthesis and/or design intent. such skills include: demonstration of the ability to apply logical thinking, gathering and analysing information and evidencing key performance indicators.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1049

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1049
    nameNo dataEnterprise and business architecture
    descriptionNo dataMaintains and constantly iterates the structures which make up a business enterprise or architecture. Embodies the methods which prescribe an organisation’s future state and must also allow for change. Assesses current capabilities, identifies and interprets business objectives, strategy and inter-relationships with people, data, processes to create an operating model. Develops this process helping to define any constraints or guiding principles needed to allow for governance and evolution in order to allow for an achievable transition to the new state.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1048

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1048
    nameNo dataEnabling and informing risk based decisions
    descriptionNo dataCapable of making and guiding effective decisions on risk, explaining clearly how the decision has been reached. Able to make decisions proportionate to the level of technical complexity and risk.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1047

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1047
    nameNo dataDomain expertise
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands the context of the business, its processes, data and priorities. Applies data science techniques to present, communicate and disseminate data science products effectively, appropriately and with high impact. Uses the most appropriate medium to visualise data to tell compelling and actionable stories relevant for business goals. Maintains a user focus to design solutions that meet user needs, taking account of agreed cross-government ethics standards.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1046

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1046
    nameNo dataDigital perspective
    descriptionNo dataUnderstands how the digital economy is changing user behaviour and the government landscape. Is able to make informed decisions based on user needs, available technology and value for money. Has knowledge of the wider digital economy and advances in technology.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1045

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1045
    nameNo dataDevelopment process optimisation
    descriptionNo dataIdentifies and explores opportunities for service and business improvement. Drives the analysis, identification, prioritisation and implementation of improvements and efficiencies, thereby ensuring that the organisation derives maximum value from services. This includes recognising the potential for automation of processes, determining costs and benefits of new approaches and managing change or assisting implementation where needed.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1044

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1044
    nameNo dataDevelopment process optimisation (management)
    descriptionNo dataManagement of software engineering capability to produce services efficiently and effectively.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1043

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1043
    nameNo dataDeveloping data science capability
    descriptionNo dataContinuously develops data science knowledge, utilising multiple sources. Shares data science practices across departments and in industry, promoting professional development and use of best practice across all capabilities identified for data scientists. Focuses on recruitment and induction of data scientists.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1042

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1042
    nameNo dataDesign secure systems
    descriptionNo dataAble to design secure system architectures through the application of patterns and principles, to meet user needs whilst managing risks. Able to identify security issues in system architectures.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1041

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1041
    nameNo dataDDaT perspective
    descriptionNo dataDemonstrates an understanding of user-centered design, technology and data perspectives. Understands the range of available technology choices and makes informed decisions based on user need and value for money. Understands the variety and complexities of digital contexts and designs services to meet them. Has knowledge of the wider digital economy and advances in technology.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
  • Last updated: 02/07/2018

    1040

    FieldPrevious valueNew value
    ddat-profession-capability-framework-skillNo data1040
    nameNo dataData standards
    descriptionNo dataDevelops and sets data standards for an organisation. Communicates the business benefit of data standards, championing and governing those standards across the organisation.
    start-dateNo dataNo data
    end-dateNo dataNo data
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