Head of Delivery

Recruiter
Harvey Nash Plc
Location
Surrey
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Head of Delivery - Redhill (Surrey)/ South London - Permanent - up to £80,000 per annum We are currently recruiting for an experienced head of Delivery to join on of the most exciting start-up companies based in Redhill Surrey/South London; who exist within the logistics, transport and smart delivery industries. This particular position sits within the professional services arm of the business and heads up a highly delivery focussed team of solution Architects, Project Managers, the QA team and project co-ordinator function. Due to the complex nature of this SaaS, cloud based platform, we require people to have excellent working knowledge of Agile/Scrum principles. Ideally you will also have good knowledge of core development and engineering principles, either having previously been hands on in these areas; or clear demonstrable experience of an intrinsic understanding of how to empower these teams. A lot of work is conducted with 3rd parties and outsourced development partners. We're looking for strong collaborators too, which is where the professional services element comes into this position, as teamwork and fostering quality relationships internally/externally is pivotal for our client. Key skills: * In depth understanding of Agile/Scrum principles * Prior experience as a Scrum Master/Agile Project Manager * Experience of working in fast paced delivery focussed environments * Ideally prior experience of hands on software development
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