Learn how to set up and manage a multidisciplinary team to design, build and maintain a service.
It’s exciting to start something new. It’s also challenging — designing services that meet user needs is complex.
If you can get the right roles in the team from the start you will build momentum and be able to start delivering and iterating sooner.
Meeting the Digital Service Standard
The Digital Service Standard guides teams to build services that are simpler, clearer and faster.
Roles in a multidisciplinary team
A multidisciplinary team has all the roles you need to build and run a user-centred service. Start working in a multidisciplinary team from the Discovery stage.
The roles and people you have in the team may change during Alpha, Beta and Live, but the team should always be multidisciplinary. You may need to upskill or procure to build the capability of your team.
Other content in this section
Understanding digital roles
There are various roles in a multidisciplinary team. Learn about what each role does and what purpose it serves.
Learn about multidisciplinary teams and why they are important.
Building core roles in a team
Learn about building an ongoing multidisciplinary team, what roles you’ll need and how to decide when you need them.
How to upskill a team
In a multidisciplinary team, you may need to build capability. You can do this through upskilling.