Delivery Manager

Spring Grp
Swansea (Abertawe)
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Delivery Manager/Contract/4 Months/Swansea/Scrum/Agile/

Spring Technology is currently recruiting for a Delivery Manager to work with our client in Swansea. This is an initial 4 month contract role starting as soon as possible. This is a public sector client falling within IR35 paying up to £375 per day. The Delivery Manager is responsible for ensuring that Scrum is understood and enacted by ensuring that the Project Delivery Team adhere to Scrum theory, practices and rules. The successful candidate must be eligible for BPSS clearance.

The successful candidate will be required too:

*Leading the collaborative, dynamic planning process; prioritising the work that needs to be done against the capacity and capability of the team.
*Managing linkages between teams, ensuring good lines of communication, and effective reporting in an agile environment.
*Define the roadmap for any given product and translate this into user stories
*Coaching the Development Team
*Coaching technical specialists towards agile working practices that may assist with the delivery.
*Teaching the team to self-organise.
*Championing visibility of development team progress and the importance of this for an empirical delivery environment.
*Working with the Delivery Lead to establish Agile
*Lead a delivery methodology that allows for experimentation and adaptation.
*Working with the wider organisation
*Able to challenge colleagues and stakeholders to ensure that the purpose of the Scrum Team is understood.
*Works with, advises and guides Architects, Developers, Testers, UX, Security Engineers, WebOps, Business Analysts and Product Owners.

Essential skills include:

*Experience as Scrum Master with software development team diligently using Scrum principles.
*Experience with Digital projects and products.
*Experience of coaching technical staff and appreciation of coaching methods.
*Proven experience balancing multiple priorities and dealing with ambiguity.
*Understanding of the digital landscape
*Experience in matrix-managing multi-disciplinary teams.
*Ability to make effective decisions within fast-moving Agile delivery environment.
*Ability to simply and clearly communicate technical design in conversation, documentation
*Open attitude to sharing information and knowledge.
*Ability to prioritise own time and activities with minimal guidance.

If this role sounds of interest please send your current CV to ********************** for immediate consideration.

Spring Technology is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Spring Technology is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

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