Infrastructure Delivery Manager

Reed Technology
Newport, Wales
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Infrastructure Delivery Manager – Newport - £57k

Looking to work in a dynamic environment? Want to control what hours you work? If so, read on…

The Delivery Manager leads a multi-disciplinary, highly skilled digital team focussed on the development, delivery and support of products.

You will be adept at delivering complex digital projects, breaking down barriers for the team, and both planning at a higher level and getting into the detail to make things happen when needed.

Key Skills & Experience required;
• Expert in leading a project which includes the provision of advice, guidance, mentoring and coaching to the delivery team
• Expert in focussing the team on delivering value early and often, iterating and continuously improving delivery
• Expert in identifying and removing blockers that hinder delivery, manage risks and dependencies within, and between delivery teams
• Expert in managing people and agile delivery to develop high-performing, self-motivated and collaborative teams
• Expert in using a wide range of agile frameworks, methodologies and tools and understand when to apply them, eg. Scrum, Kanban etc
• Expert in using agile tools and techniques to track progress against delivery, current items in backlog, risks, issues and blockers in order to communicate project status to the team and stakeholders
• Expert in driving continuous, demonstrable improvements in the team and products, based on data derived from actual delivery
• Expert in maintaining a clear sense of direction and purpose for the team, agreeing and achieving goals
• Expert in identifying and engaging with stakeholders confidently through a high level of interpersonal and written communication skills; including the ability to communicate with both technical and non-technical staff at all levels, and to produce clear, concise documentation
• Work with the Delivery Team to ensure that the product/platform/service follows the strategic roadmap, ensuring that the work is broken down into iterations and user stories where appropriate
• Expert in managing budget/finances using appropriate project tracking and monitoring tools and techniques
• Expert in managing supplier relationships and procurement effectively
• Expert in line management

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