Delivery Manager

Location:Czech Republic
Education:Master's Degree
Employment:Full Time
Contact person:Vlada Liashchenko
Description of the project:

A British company with over 1,000 people employed in offices across Europe, Asia and Australia. The company is a global financial technology provider which powers the wealth management, administration and custodian platforms for leading financial institutions. They develop long-term partnerships with customers, transforming their customer service offering and helping them grow their assets under management across multiple distribution channels. The company partners with life insurance companies, banks, asset managers and discretionary wealth managers.

Key responsibilities:

• Key contact for client facing team and be the solution centre leader responsible for planning, organising, monitoring and controlling all aspects of the applications development, in accordance with SDLC and Development Standards.
• Undertake project scheduling, resource management and planning including resolving scheduling conflicts with other projects and teams.
• Understand the project requirements, solution, and any technical or delivery dependencies and coordinate with resources and direct the projects in the right direction in a timely manner and to a high standard.
• Be an innovative leader in planning and delivering the project in the most efficient way.
• Manage Development project activities for multiple projects across all project phases, including initiation, planning, execution, monitoring, control and closure.
• Work collaboratively and innovatively with the development team, Systems Analysts, lead architect and the Project Manager to determine technical direction and approach to system design and implementation, including service support.
• Create, manage and track project artefacts,
• Continuously improve the Build Management process and artefacts by contributing to the continuous improvement agenda.
• Manage the day-to-day activities of projects and staff; communicate with project teams at all times and frequently to ensure build deliverables are on schedule and within cost and quality parameters.
• Provide input into strategic planning.

Personal Attributes, Experience & Qualifications:

• Significant experience in leading the technical delivery of IT projects.
• SDLC knowledge essential.
• Resilient and a self-starter; able to work independently in a fast paced environment.
• Enjoys a personal challenge and strives to succeed/improve.
• Degree qualified or equivalent experience.
• PMP, PRINCE 2, Scrum master certified – desirable.
• Agile, Lean, DevOps experience – desirable.
• Expert in Microsoft Project
• Good communication skills both verbal and written in English.
• Experience of managing senior project stakeholders.

Conditions of work:

• Be part of a highly successful, rapidly growing, global business that is leading the delivery of financial services via cloud computing and partners with some of the world’s largest companies.
• Join the journey of building business Agility.
• Remuneration and career advancement are based on individual contribution and business impact rather than tenure or seniority.
• Significant financial rewards for high performing individuals.
• Global career opportunities for our best employees at any of our offices
• Regular knowledge sharing sessions and opportunity to obtain industry-relevant qualifications.
• Weekly social and team-bonding events.