Delivery Manager

Job Title: Delivery Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Newport, Wales
Salary: £450 - £500 per day + 600 available for exceptional
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH21397_1578647613
Contact Name: Zoe Latuszka
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 10, 2020 09:13

Job Description

Delivery Manager

3-month Contract (extend for up to 2 years)


SC clearance required

You will plan and oversee the delivery of common technology components to support our transformation programme. This includes delivery of new platform components such as Azure Kubernetes Service, upgrades of existing platform components such as IBM Integration Bus to AppConnect Enterprise, and creation of new reusable building blocks such as an address management service.

For the right candidate we will look to extend you to oversee the delivery of this work by working with a team of delivery managers to drive the outcomes you've defined during the planning stage.

Essential Skills

  • Evidence of ability to organise, plan, report, escalate, unblock, motivate and provide structure to deliver an outcome
  • Experience leading delivery of £1m+ pieces of work
  • Experience working with external suppliers and contractors to deliver outcomes
  • Experience planning multi-year, complex technology projects including resource and financial management, and dependency management
  • Technical experience in modern cloud technologies such as AWS, Azure or Google Cloud
  • Technical experience with integration products such as IBM, Mulesoft, Tibco
  • Experience leading agile delivery teams while being considerate of broader
  • Experience with project management tooling such as Microsoft Projec
  • Experience with agile delivery management tooling such as JIRA, Microsoft TFS, Azure DevOps

Desirable Skills

  • Experience with or leading projects using Azure
  • Experience with or leading projects using IBM integration technologies
  • Experience with or leading projects in government
  • Experience with Microsoft Project
  • Experience with Azure DevOps
  • Experience overseeing continuous improvement teams