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Platform Delivery Manager

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Recruiter: Currys
Listed on: 14th October
Location: Flexible
Salary Notes: Excellent
Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP

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Platform Delivery Manager
11 Month Fixed Term Contract
Location - Flexible

Our passion at Currys is helping everyone enjoy the latest tech. We're proud of the service levels we provide for our customers - online, in-store or in their homes. And it's all down to our people, 30,000+ capable and committed colleagues, learning together, growing together, making us amazing and celebrating the wins.

At Dixons Carphone we have embarked on a journey to transform our technology landscape.  This role is pivotal in delivering projects that protect the estate, reduce the security and operational risk posture, protect revenue, and safeguard the colleague and customer experiences. The role is part of the Cloud Migration programme (Alloy) to move from the IBM Data Centre's to MS Azure:

Responsibilities include: 

-Responsdible for the IT Operations platform stream activities as part of the ALLOY cloud migration programme.
-Support the migration of key applications to the Azure environment, including legacy applications
-Ensure all services are fully transitioned to Ops support with SLA's clearly defined
-Representation of the project workstream at weekly progress meeting and work with the programme PMO to input into the weekly programme board meetings.
-Accountable for all aspect of delivery of the project workstream, including dependency management, risk and issues, budget tracking and owning the close down 

This role will lead and ensure successful delivery through the definition, design, implementation, and go-live stages of the project. The role will work within a wider programme of change, working in partnership with our 3rd party vendors (IBM, Accenture, MS), IT Operations, InfoSec, Business, Technology and wider Group functions across our business.

You will have the following skills and experience: 

-Infrastructure experience (5 years+) working in Retail or FMC
-Experience in delivering cloud transformation from a legacy estate
-Experience of having successfully managed on and offshore delivery teams using a matrix management model
-A technical background having delivered infrastructure refreshes, datacentre and network-based projects

We know our people are the magic ingredient in our success. That's why we reward you with benefits that go deeper than just the day-to-day. Benefits that work for you, your lifestyle and your career. They include:

  • Company bonus
  • Store Discount cards
  • Flexible working

Beyond that, we'll be with you every step of the way, enabling you to get the most out of your role, grow your skills your way, and see your career develop in the way you want. Be part of our talented [department] team and unbox your passion at the UK's best-known retailer in tech.