Engineer - application operations: skills they need

The skills and Civil Service competencies needed by engineers - application operations in government.



This is the standardised cross-government guidance for the engineer - application operations role.

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Published 23 March 2017
Last updated 1 June 2018 + show all updates
  1. Following a change in naming conventions, we have changed 'capabilities' to 'skills' and 'levels of mastery' to 'skill levels'.
  2. The description of the level of mastery (skill level) for the 'Problem management' capability (skill) has been replaced to bring it inline with the rest of the Capability Framework.
  3. Version 2 of this guidance contains updated capabilities and some remapping of Civil Service competencies to the job role.
  4. First published.