NHSX is promoting for a chief expertise officer (CTO).
In keeping with the job advert, the manager function will contain working for NHSX CEO, Matthew Gould, as his expertise advisor in addition to head of expertise career for the NHS.
The CTO can have “general duty for outlining and delivering the internet-based technical structure for the NHS and Social Care, particularly focussing on making a federated information ecosystem”.
Working with NHS Digital, the Division of Well being and Social Care (DHSC), and NHS England, the CTO will develop the “technical structure for the NHS and to make sure that expertise capabilities are match for function to fulfill the wants of the well being and care system”.
An in-depth understanding of the web stack, and expertise of growing or managing a big API-based structure is marketed as important, as is an in-depth understanding of contemporary software program and internet improvement practices; expertise of main software program or internet/web engineering groups; and operating or overseeing a improvement setting.
Robust management can be a must have for any applicant, who will in flip obtain a wage of £130,000 a 12 months.
Candidates are anticipated to be educated to Masters degree or equal diploma, or demonstrable related expertise.
Functions for the CTO function shut on 11 November.
Hadley Beeman, who has served as expertise advisor to well being secretary Matthew Hancock, is currently the acting CTO.