Delivery Manager

  • Location

    Telford, Shropshire

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  • Salary:

    £550.00 - £600.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Fatima Aidarus

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Delivery Manager to enable a multi-disciplinary team to successfully deliver a new service and to support existing services. They will remove obstacles, or blockers to progress, helping the team to become more self-organising. They are able to communicate with technical and non-technical colleagues and customers alike, sharing ideas, skills and experience to ensure the whole team performs to its best.

Location: Telford
Duration:6 months
Rate: £550.00-£600.00 per day

Essential Skills:

  • Project Management ;
  • Project delivery using Agile project management methods;
  • Balancing multiple priorities and dealing with ambiguity;
  • Matrix-management of multi-disciplinary teams;
  • Collaboration tools ideally Confluence and Jira;
  • Service Oriented Architecture;
  • Continuous Integration environments and tooling; and
  • Middleware / Messaging products
  • Provides governance for two delivery centres;
  • Manages the common integration platforms that connect internal and external services and customers;
  • Provides a flexible and scalable framework for future service integration;
  • Develops and supports the enterprise middleware platforms; and
  • Provides governance for integration and technical API standards.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Managing the delivery of projects using the appropriate Agile project management methodology;
  • Work with Product Managers to define the prioritised roadmap for the delivery and service;
  • Matrix-managing a multi-disciplinary team;
  • Facilitating project meetings and agile ceremonies: daily stand-ups, sprint planning and retrospectives;
  • Tracking progress and providing status reports to projects and stakeholders;
  • Enabling the team to produce estimates of how much effort will be required to produce features that the Product Manager wants; and
  • Collaborating with colleagues to refine the DG's approach to Agile project management and service development