Agile Delivery Manager

East London, London
13 Jul 2017
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Agile Delivery Manager

My client is a large e-commerce business based in East London.

They are looking for an Agile Delivery Manager to be responsible for the managing and delivery of projects within the development stream focussed on building quality digital products supporting the brand.

The position will lead to a co-sourced delivery team working in partnership with 3rd party developers and testers, including offshore resources, and the Delivery Manager role is crucial in ensuring solutions are delivered with quality and aligned with business objectives.

You will be responsible for the delivery process from beginning to end. Identifying opportunities and owning the product backlogs working with relevant stakeholders to ensure change is aligned to business objectives. You will take ownership of the roadmap and be expected to deliver on time and within budget

An important part of the role will be to manage the integration process, including monitoring and managing the various groups' deliverables (Spec, User stories, Graphic material, commercial etc.) and 3rd parties' integration. You will essentially be the link between the development team and Product Owners.

Experience required:

Experience and evidence of delivering large-scale, complex delivery and development programmes

Blend of in-house and 3rd party delivery experience.

Agile background is essential

Scrum master would be advantageous

Experience utilizing project tools and methodologies to best advantage

Very strong relation and stakeholder management skills experience vital

Experience of managing and leading people in matrix management

Experience in risk management process