Business Services Delivery Manager

DP Connect Limited
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The job
My client is currently seeking a Business Services Delivery Manager to join their Software Delivery department in Glasgow. The Software Delivery department is responsible for the development and maintenance of a number of IT products and services that supports the business.
Reporting to the Head of Software Delivery, the Business Services Delivery Manager is responsible for leading teams of development staff to deliver application development and maintenance for the organisations current Business Services platform. The job role will involve delivery of large and complex system change, organisational development, operational excellence initiatives, maintenance change, production support, leading third party delivery partner resources and integration of third party software delivery.

*To provide leadership, direction and resource development to teams of technology staff in providing the necessary support for effective performance.
*Ensure timely delivery of Programme and Project deliverables.
*Contribute and lead the evolution of the banking services technology platform, leading to a more decoupled service based architecture.
*Establish and maintain excellent internal/stakeholder relationships through which a deep understanding of both current and future needs can be clearly identified and plan and supply activities and solutions, as appropriate, to fulfil these needs.
*Plan and manage technical quality assurance activities to ensure quality standards are maintained and to facilitate the improvement of products and services.
*In the event of major issues, co-ordinate all relevant activities, where reasonable, to ensure efficient performance and return to normal conditions as soon as possible.

Skills and experience
*Excellent analytical and problem solving skills, with ability to think laterally and conceptually.
*Experience of managing mission critical real time and batch software solutions based on Oracle architectures, including Oracle Fusion middleware.
*Experience of Modernising architectures and utilising service orientated architectures, with development experience with Oracle PL/SQL and / or Java/J2EE.
*Experience of managing multiple development teams through the full software delivery lifecycle.
*Continuous Integration / Continuous Development process experience.
*Experience of developing software roadmaps as well as software maintenance plans.