Delivery Manager (Java Stack, DevOps)

Dmsg Limited
£ 550 - 600 per day
04 Oct 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Delivery Manager £500-£550 per day Job Description: ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE AND CAPABILITIES: - Minimum of 4 years of demonstrable success in a senior project management role. - Evidence of developing and managing sound client relationships and good knowledge of at least one industry vertical (e.g. Financial Services, Health or Government). - Broad technology experience covering a wide range of environments and architectures plus a sound awareness of technology trends. - Evidence of taking responsibility for contract and commercial terms on projects - Experience of adhering to recognised project management disciplines and quality standards - Strong ability to make sensible decisions under pressure taking a balanced view of client demands and Kainos commercials. - Strong ability to work to tight deadlines. - Complies, and ensures team members comply, with all confidentiality and non-disclosure policies and/or agreements and ensures security of information at all times. DESIRABLE EXPERIENCE AND CAPABILITIES: - Holds a recognised Project or Programme Management certification - Broad project management experience covering a range of delivery methodologies and concepts (for example, waterfall, scrum, agile, PRINCE2, MSP etc.) - Evidence of innovating or leading initiatives to improve project management practices within an organisation. PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES: - Proven ability to manage and motivate team members and lead by example. - Strong commercial awareness and sound understanding of project dynamics. - Affable, credible and can communicate effectively with clients and colleagues, including formal presentations. - Excellent interpersonal skills and strong negotiating prowess - Excellent team player capable of delivering results in less than perfect circumstances. - Mature, firm but non-confrontational style. - Highly flexible (including willingness to work away from home base). - A positive attitude to overcoming the commercial, technical and staffing challenges facing Kainos and clients. - Prepared to work "outside the box" (e.g. taking responsibility for setting up a new Kainos function or location).
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