Company: BP
Skills: IT - Analysis & Management, IT - Software Development
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Sunbury-on-Thames, England, United Kingdom

Why bp...

bp is reinventing itself and digital capability is at the core of this vision. Our Innovation and Engineering teams enable strategic platforms that make the future digital vision a reality. The purpose of the platform team is to enable product teams to deliver work with meaningful autonomy, focusing on the foundation of self-service API, tools, services, knowledge, and support which are arranged as a compelling internal product.

Join us and you'll have an opportunity to use your existing experience and expertise whilst continuing to develop professionally at global level. Personal growth and development are encouraged and learning opportunities are plentiful. You are empowered to create a great platform to delight your customers

If unlocking value by bringing teams together using digital capability excites you, we want you!

The Digital Customer Identity & Protection portfolio sits within Developer & Identity Platforms Portfolio. Within this portfolio, the Customer & Consumer Identity team are responsible for enablement of application teams to drive our digital customer identity journey. This underpins bp's digital products and services for customers, a driving force as bp transitions into an Integrated Energy Company.

The Staff Platform Engineer role is responsible for leading both development and operations of the global IDP platform, with a key focus on innovation and customer-centricity.

What you will be doing for us...

  • Provide oversight of the customer & consumer identity platform including development, operations, and federated enablement services for application teams. This includes shaping products & services, consulting & advisory, compliance & standards, environment management, security, tooling & automation, capacity & licensing, cost management, etc.
  • Development - prioritizing and delivering requirements in collaboration with the Product Owner. Includes handling incoming demand, recoveries, and capacity management.
  • Operations - leading operations with a focus on stability, automation, and proactive detection
  • Team management - leading the bp and supplier team (more than 10 FTE)
  • Manage third party suppliers delivering technical architecture, development, and maintenance to meet BP's objectives of delivery consistency and quality, speed to market, and cost-efficiency.
  • Stakeholder management & relationships - building relationships and working in collaboration with Digital and the business (Customers & Products). Managing stakeholders
    • and ensuring a regular feedback loop and continuous improvement. Supplier relationships are equally important.
  • Innovation & Customer Centricity - Drive a culture of innovation within the team. Delivery of initiatives and technologies that will transform, while putting the customer at the heart of everything we do.

What you will bring to us...


  • Understanding of Identity & Access Management
  • Demonstrates adaptability & flexibility to respond to changing priorities, ideas & challenges.
  • Experience of Agile IT Service Management (ITSM)
  • Understanding of DevOps / Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery frameworks
  • Experience managing Agile and DevOps teams
  • Experience in managing global, distributed, and diverse teams
  • Ability to identify and recommend areas of continuous improvement
  • Outcome driven - the ability to gather inputs and rally support across teams to enable a wide variety of perspectives and achieve shared outcomes

Nice to have...


  • Experience with Customer Identity & Access Management
  • Understanding of Salesforce products especially for Identity
  • Understanding of Information Security & Digital Trust in the customer context


Undergraduate degree in Information Technology/Computer Science, or relevant job experience

We are all about agile & flexible working.