AGILE Delivery Lead
Salary £50,000 - £55,000 per annum + 10% bonus
Location North West EnglandFULL_TIME
Consultant Jack Gregory
Date posted 17 May 20192019-05-17 2019-07-16 it manchester GB M90 1QX GBP 50000 55000 55000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.uk
Working for a truly digital institution based in South Manchester. My client seeks an experienced AGILE Delivery Lead to join at a time where they're seeking rapid growth in their business unit. With clients on a global scale, the business is working on a SaaS platform that will be provided to large, multinational businesses world-wide.
My client, a globally recognised digital brand, are looking for a well-versed AGILE Delivery Lead to work on their SaaS product that is being sold to clients on a global basis. This company is just a few years old and has been established as a tech disruptor within a £1bil organisation. Working within the Project Delivery team, the successful candidate will work with the Development team working on solution definitions that ultimately lead to sprint forecasting.
- Leading software delivery management for multiple work-streams.
- Working in a somewhat 'SCRUM Master' capacity, working with the Software Dev. team to to deliver Sprints in a KANBAN format.
- A high commercial awareness, the ability to align Software Delivery activity with commercial targets is of paramount importance.
- Experience with delivering sprints in a KANBAN format.
- Driving a best practice approach and instilling a CI/CD ethos within the Development team.
- Challenge key decision makers across the multiple functions (Marketing, Product, Accounts) to ensure expectations are clearly managed between the business and IT.
- Manage project reporting within the project team; driving AGILE reports on time and in line with expectations set.
- Fully versed in AGILE Software Delivery (Kanban/Scrum)
- Exceptional non-technical stakeholder management capabilities; you will be conduit between the business and board/MD in relaying progress/status updates, ensuring that the IT activity is closely aligned with business needs/visions.
- Recent experience working in an eCommerce/web-based business. (preferred)
- An advocate of CI/CD.
If you are an AGILE Software Delivery Lead looking for an exciting opportunity within a technology firm in South Manchester, get in touch today!