Digital Delivery Manager / Agile Delivery Manager

  • Job Reference: 0000006009
  • Date Posted: 8 November 2019
  • Recruiter: careerwise
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £60,000 to £90,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: bonus + benefits
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Digital Delivery Manager / Agile Delivery Manager

Up to £90.000 + bonus & benefits


We are working with a Niche Digital IT Consultancy who are looking for an experienced Digital Delivery Manager / Agile Delivery Manager who has a track record of successfully leading agile teams and software delivery projects ideally in a consultancy environment.

As a Digital Delivery Manager / Agile Delivery Manager, you'll be sitting within the Digital Centre of Excellence working with prestigious clients on some of the UK's most innovative digital transformation initiatives.

Main responsibilities:

  • Direct and manage the overall project delivery.
  • Facilitate Agile Ceremonies - Planning, Demos and Retrospectives - with the teams
  • Work with Product Owners and Stakeholders on team goals
  • Empower and coach teams to self organise and improve, ensuring solid processes and good discipline
  • Work with your teams to maximise throughput with quality, innovation and automation at the heart
  • Identify and remove issues, risks and impediments that would affect teams and business area
  • Use collaborative techniques to bring about team changes
  • Organise releases and distribute release communications
  • Track work using Jira

Skills required:

  • M.Sc. in Computer Science
  • Previous experience acting as an Agile Delivery Manager
  • 4+ years of hands-on software engineering experience
  • Experience of leading scrum teams & strong Agile experience (TDD, CI/CD)
  • Experience working with the following technologies: Java, JavaScript, Angular JS, Node.JS
  • Must have strong understanding of DevOps and how it fits into a team
  • Familiar with system architecture concepts