Cloud Platform Delivery Lead

  • Location

    Swindon, Wiltshire

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Shakeel Shamsuddin

  • Contact email:

    Shakeel.Shamsuddin@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH104865_1560266651

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-07-11

Role

The role is focussed on evading or finding a solution to cloud-based delivery challenges. The Cloud Platform Delivery lead will be a member of the growing Cloud Centre of Excellence and will use their expertise to lead the delivery of cloud vision through agile adoption. This role involves building a team of empowered engineers to proactively find and fix problems.

Some responsibilities include:

  • Accountable for the successful delivery of products and features for the Cloud CoE within a hyperscale public cloud platform
  • Manage relationship with Engineering Lead, Architect, Product Owner and Scrum Master
  • Manage relationship with Cloud Ops as the source of Site Reliability Engineers
  • Attend senior stakeholder meetings
  • Ensure allocated budget requirements are met
  • Grow the team - make sure training is provided - proactively manage leavers and joiners
  • Lead ongoing agile adoption, implement and maintain agreed ceremonies and embed the reporting of agile metrics

Skills

  • Demonstrate a track record of success with agile delivery
  • Show good knowledge of agile (Scrum, Kanban, SAFe)
  • Experience of build automation tooling in both infrastructure and application delivery
  • Experience of building out or deploying into Cloud
  • Manage stakeholders expectations based on robust estimating
  • Facilitate conflicting views between Product Owner, Architect and Lead Engineer.

Interested? Apply before 24th June for immediate consideration