Platform Delivery Manager

Central Employment Agency Ltd
Newcastle Upon Tyne
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Central Employment are seeking an experience Platform Delivery Manager on behalf of award-winning software solution provider in the North East.

The Platform Delivery Manager is part of a cross functional feature team responsible for the delivery of new platform initiatives. They are responsible for working with project stakeholders (both internal and external) to curate a feature team backlog. They are well versed in Agile and Scrum principles and are expected to gain and maintain an understanding of the Platform products/business logic.

Project Management and risk management skills are essential to this role.

Key Responsibilities of Platform Delivery Manager:

? Stakeholder communications
? Coordination and facilitation of the delivery of new features as part of a feature team
? Creating user stories to execute the project scope in line with stakeholder expectations
? Coordination of project and sprint artifacts (Including project reports, test plans, API documentation, User guides etc)
? Attending team meetings in line with Agile methodology (Sprint planning, Backlog grooming, Retrospectives etc)
? Project budget tracking and burndown
? Forecasting team burndown and allocation
? Maintaining platform product knowledge Outputs
? Creation of user stories
? Creation of project plans
? Creation of start of sprint notes
? Creation of sprint reports
? Updating and maintaining user guides
? Managing and escalating Risks, Actions, Issues and Decisions (RAID)
? Attending team meeting such as scrum, backlog grooming and sprint retrospectives
? Coordinating JIRA tickets through their project lifecycle
? Creating project release notes
? Updating team forecasting documentation

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