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Delivery Manger
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Recruiter: Your Housing Group
Listed on: 8th February
Location: Warrington / Agile working
Salary/Rate: £40,000 - £50,250
Salary Notes: (33 days annual leave)
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: TJYG2
Contact Name: Your Housing Group

 Are you a delivery manager, scrum manager or experienced developer who is looking to move to management while remaining technical ? Fed up with the lack of work-life balance that a 9-5 job offers?

Do you want to work in a genuine Agile environment on the latest technology with a wide variety of Dev Op and Collaboration tools and unparalleled access to Stakeholders and End Users?

Your Housing Group has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Delivery/Scrum Manager to join a growing, multi-disciplined team where you can have a huge influence over the next few of years.

In the role, you will have an active part in continuously improving team culture as part of the corporate agile/DevOps vision, whilst helping identify and deliver measurable value and iterative products as part of our Digital Transformation.  As a Delivery Manager, you will contribute and help define the Technology road map for YHG.

Alongside a very competitive basic salary you will receive fantastic benefits including 33 days holidays (plus the option to buy more), a pension matched up to 8% and the ability to manage your own life with our agile working scheme - meaning you will no longer be tied to an office chair after an already hefty commute everyday of your working life.

This is a hands-on role where you will be challenged to develop the YHG hybrid architecture and ensure that the agreed approach is imbedded in the delivery of working software.

Responsibilities:

  • Deliver projects and products using the appropriate agile project management methodology, learning & iterating frequently
  • Work with the Product Owner to define the roadmap for any given product and translate this into user stories
  • Lead the collaborative, dynamic planning process - prioritising the work that needs to be done against the capacity and capability of the team
  • Where applicable mentoring junior members of the team in your base discipline
  • Ensure all products are built to an appropriate level of quality for the stage (alpha/beta/production)
  • Actively participating in the Delivery Manager community, sharing and re-applying skills and knowledge and bringing in best practice.
  • To practically support delivery through hands-on coding and system configuration to expedite delivery across the team

Requirements:

  • Strong estimation and budget scoping skills
  • Experience in Agile Project Management methodologies
  • Familiarity with structured programme and project management environments
  • Experience in delivering digital services
  • Experience in open source and cloud technologies and their sourcing
  • Good communication skills


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