Agile Delivery Manager - Product Development / Tech

Stafford Sharp Associates
18 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Agile Delivery Manager (Manchester) - Product Development / Coach


£50k - £60k (DOE) + Benefits


Agile Delivery Manager, Scrum master, Continuous improvement, software development, Agile Coach, product design, mobile application, iOS, Web applications, team leadership, MVP (minimum viable product) delivery, management, technology, business benefit, project prioritisation, training, stand-ups, user experience.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented Agile Delivery Manager / Agile Coach to join a fast-paced technology / eCommerce company in Manchester and play a key role in mobilising, leading and coaching their talented, Agile development teams; providing inspiring leadership and collaborative environments to ensure the successful delivery of multiple product streams including website features & mobile applications.

As an ideal candidate for this Delivery Manager role, you will be a passionate, Technology enthusiast, to whom it's second nature to be constantly keeping up-to-date with the latest Agile ways of working and then applying these methods to the workplace; ensuring the ongoing adoption and evolution of the agile process, techniques and tools to deliver the agile approach. This coupled with a proven track-record in driving continuous improvement across development teams in a fast paced, tech-led environment!

Hands-on programming experience is not necessary but would naturally be a big plus, especially in languages such as Ruby, Javascript, C# .NET or Java.

A key aspect to this crucial Delivery Manager role will be collaborating closely with key stakeholders across the technology department (Product Innovation, Solutions Design, Senior Developers etc) to help prioritise ideas and ensure the delivery of Minimum Viable Product (MVP); then working with the various software / App development teams to provide help, guidance and advice to ensure a successful launch of new products, all while continuing to balance the commercial needs of the wider business and manage expectations.

We are also looking for a expert coach and mentor; a proven manager who thrives off of developing and coaching staff, assisting your teams (Development, QA Testing, UX Design etc) to both build and follow personal development plans and providing expert direction to ensure they become the very best they can be.

My client genuinely have one of the best working cultures that we have seen and they are proud to provide this environment to ensure their employees receive the best support possible in order to succeed - if you are motivated by team-work and innovative technology, then this is the place for you!

To be considered for this rarely available, great role with an award-winning, technology leader then apply with your CV at the earliest opportunity!