Platform and Service Owner: Cloud

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7254595 (Ref.No. CSUIT1736)
Posted: June 13, 2024

Job Description

This role is available to current employees within IT Services at the University of Leeds only

Interview expected to be held 8 July 2024

Salary: Grade 8 (£45,585 - £54,395 p.a. depending on experience)

This role will be based on the university campus, with scope for it to be undertaken in a hybrid manner. We are also open to discussing flexible working arrangements.

We are seeking an experienced and dynamic individual to join our team as a Platform and Service Owner: Cloud. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in cloud technologies, and leadership, with a proven track record of successfully supporting, implementing, and managing cloud-based solutions.

The role at the University of Leeds is critical in driving the adoption of cloud technologies, optimising infrastructure efficiency, and enabling digital transformation initiatives. By leveraging your expertise in cloud computing and leadership skills, you will play a key role in shaping the future of our cloud platform and driving growth of the latest technologies. 

The Platform and Service Owner: Cloud is responsible for the strategic direction, development, and operation of the organisation's cloud platform and services. This role ensures that the platform and services meet the needs of the business and its users and align with the organisation's overall IT strategy. The Platform and Service Owner: Cloud oversees the Cloud Platform Squad and the Cloud Enablement Squad, ensuring effective collaboration and alignment of objectives. 

If you thrive working in a complex and varied environment this is an exciting opportunity for you to make a real difference in a world class organisation. 

What we offer in return

And much more!  

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Lisa Siuda, Head of Technology Operations

Email: [email protected] 

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Professional Services
School/Institute:  IT
Section:  DDO
Category:  Professional & Managerial
Grade:  Grade 8
Salary:  £45,585 to £54,395
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Wednesday 12 June 2024
Closing Date:  Monday 24 June 2024
Interview Date:  Monday 08 July 2024
Reference:  CSUIT1736


The University community is made up of a wide range of people with diverse backgrounds and circumstances, which we value and regard as a great asset. As part of our continued commitment to equality and inclusion, we strive to create an environment where everyone can reach their full potential and have a real opportunity to participate in and contribute to our activities.