Agile Delivery Manager (Government)
London, South East
£500 - £550 per day
Agile Delivery Manager
£500 - £550
Government Projects (Must be eligible for security clearance)
The Digital Delivery Manager will oversee all aspects of the delivery of Digital Transformation Projects. You will be responsible for planning, leading, organising, and motivating agile teams to achieve a high level of performance and quality in line with programme standards. You will be responsible for software delivery using agile methods in a fast-paced environment that may cross multiple business divisions.
You will be working in both the public and private sector within the UK and will be delivering projects following the Government Digital Service (GDS) guidelines, As part of the role projects will need to be managed through the various GDS gate reviews.
Skills & Experience needed as the Agile Delivery Manager:
- Qualified Scrum Master in a client facing team (not internal development), as a Delivery Manager successfully implementing software development projects using Agile methodologies, managing large, complex projects in a high-tech development environment with cross functional teams.
- Experience of delivering complex digital transformation projects within the UK public sector
- Solid understanding of software development life cycle models as well as expert knowledge of agile project management principles and practices.
- Experience of working with web technologies such as CMS platforms
- Experience of managing projects with using Jira and Confluence
- Experience of having delivered projects using the Government Digital Service (GDS) guidelines; ideally managing projects through various GDS reviews.
- Experience overseeing multi-function project teams, including Developers, Test & Business Analysts
- Client facing skills; a capable and confident facilitator
- Experience of BDD (Behaviour-driven development), TDD (Test-driven development), MoSCoW, User Stories, Story Points
If you are an Agile Deliver Manager who has experience with GDS then please apply now!