IT Delivery Manager - Software Development

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    Farnborough, Hampshire, S. E. England, England

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    10 days ago

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IT Delivery Manager - Software Development
Farnborough / Salisbury / Malvern
Candidates must be eligible for UK Security Clearance

We are looking for an experienced IT Delivery Manager to join our client - a leading defence technology provider - to manage and deliver a range of tasks and projects that fall within the Delivery portfolio currently undertaken by a multi-disciplinary, highly skilled technical team.

You'll come from a hands-on technical background and have experience in matrix-managing a portfolio of software development projects in a fast-moving Agile environment. You'll be working on a variety of exciting and interesting projects and no two days will be the same!

You should have:

  • Proven ability to manage an operational team developing skills and capability to meet upcoming demand. Experience of managing a multi-disciplinary team and coaching technical staff to improve performance and customer experience.
  • The ability to inspire and motivate at the individual level, ensuring business values and behaviours are demonstrated.
  • Experience of cross-platform, enterprise level IT security requirements and an understanding of current cyber security methods and threats.
  • Experience in managing IT Services in line with best practice, recognised industry standards and frameworks such as TickITplus, ISO27001 and ITIL.
  • Deep experience and understanding of managing and maintaining secure and stable IT systems.
  • Experience and understanding of front end, middle tier and back end application design patterns.
  • Experience in technology/product/framework selection (COTS verses bespoke, build verses buy, cloud verses on premise etc.) when presented with conceptual requirements or designs.
  • Effective verbal and written communications with experience of communicating with a range of technical and non-technical audiences, internal staff and customers.
  • Ability to adapt to a diverse and changing business and to work flexibly to accommodate the needs of projects and customers.

Desirable Skills / Experience:

  • Career experience in Software Engineering/Software Development, across the full software development lifecycle and technology stack
  • Experience in the recruitment of, retention of, and the ongoing career development of software engineering professionals
  • ITIL Foundation or higher (or equivalent framework) certification
  • Previous experience in the defence industry sector
  • Experience working within an ISO27001 environment

Please apply here with a copy of your latest CV or get in touch with Georgina at Experis for more information!

This is an excellent opportunity to join an expanding organisation offering excellent long-term career prospects, as well as a competitive salary and full company benefits. We are fully committed to the development of a diverse workforce. Therefore, applications for employment are always fully considered, irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, race, faith, sexual orientation.

Role: IT Delivery Manager - Software Development
Location: Farnborough / Salisbury / Malvern
Excellent base salary and benefits

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