This episode of tech series examines the role of DevOps at HMRC, how they have been able to deliver digital tax services frequently while learning from incremental successes and failures.
Ben Conrad, Head of agile delivery for MDTP, talks about the ‘You Build It, You Run It’ approach and how they are utilising DevOps to their advantage to foster a mature DevOps culture at HMRC.
In this talk, Ben covers the ‘You Build It, You Run It’ approach and how they used DevOps to their advantage in order to foster a mature DevOps culture within HMRC. Moreover, he also shared the challenges that came with the wider legacy and implementing DevOps, which is particularly challenging in a government institution.assa, a consequat.
About Ben Conrad
Ben Conrad, Head of Agile Delivery and Profession for DevOps has worked at HMRC for 5 years on the Multi-channel Digital Tax Platform (MDTP) a Platform as a Service that now hosts over a thousand microservices. He has worked across the different teams who develop the platform itself, trying to ensure that HMRC is always able to meet the needs of their direct customers.