Senior Workspace Engineer, Open to flexibility

15 Apr 2018
30 Apr 2018
Contract Type

Senior Workspace Engineer, Open to flexibility

Workspace Technologies are a fundamental enabler of the GSK Strategy. The solutions created will make Workspace across GSK a simple and consistent experience that will enable productivity gains at an individual and enterprise level.

Scope of role:

The Senior Workspace Engineer will guide and supervise internal and external technical teams on the design, build and deployment of Workspace Technologies.


The Senior Workspace Engineer role provides the overall ownership of the Workspace technology platform & applications within GSK. The Senior Workspace Engineer role provides the design, build and deployment model. The Senior Workspace Engineer analyzes and leads the resolution of the most complex technical issues while providing expert technical support and direction to multiple workspace design, build and deployment teams.

Key responsibilities:

  • Lead design, build, deployment model of the Workspace Technology Platforms & Applications
  • Lead and supervise strategic partners and CW's executing Workspace Technology activities
  • Have accountability for the technical quality of Workspace Technology platforms & applications
  • Continuously improve Workspace Technology offering and end user experience


You will have deliverables across: Workspace Technical Architecture, Proof of Concepts, Integration Architecture, Product Design and Build, Production Readiness, Deployment Model Definition, Expert Consulting to Product Owners, Technical Design Quality and Assurance, Technical SOP's, Technical Documentation and Technical Education Pack Design.

This role will identify the problems, challenges and opportunities within Workspace Technologies. They will then lead the evaluation and recommendation on best option. Once agreed, implement recommendations.

The Senior Workspace Engineer will be involved from the start to provide technical guidance/input/expertise. You will design, build and create the deployment model that is required.

Interested in Joining the Team?

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Basic qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field
  • Experience in information technology
  • Experience designing and implementing technical solutions

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience creating and presenting technical strategies and technical solution recommendations
  • Experience designing technical solutions using object-oriented design concepts
  • Experience integrating new technologies into existing technology portfolio

Why GSK?:

At GSK we are a science-led global healthcare company. We research and develop a broad range of innovative products in three primary areas of Pharmaceuticals, Vaccines and Consumer Healthcare. Our mission is inspiring and challenging - to help people do more, feel better and live longer.

We have a significant global presence with commercial operations in more than 150 countries, a network of 86 manufacturing sites in 36 countries and large R&D centres in the UK, USA, Spain, Belgium and China.

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