Digital - Delivery Manager - Agile - GDS -

Job Title: Digital - Delivery Manager - Agile - GDS -
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Salary: £550 - £650 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JT151_1562946485
Contact Name: Jack Thorne
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 12, 2019 16:48

Job Description

Digital Delivery Manager - Agile - GDS


3 month rolling

We are looking for a Delivery Manager to work with our client to deliver a service on an initial 3 month contract.

Work with a multidisciplinary team in private beta and help them achieve their vision of a simple and consistent way for people to submit information within the organisation.

Skills and experience:

Proven experience using agile project and delivery management methods to deliver successful digital projects and products.

Proven ability to lead and develop a highly skilled, multi-disciplinary, digital development team and evangelise Agile principles and a dev/ops culture.

Sound understanding of the fundamentals of iterative software development and incremental delivery approach - user stories, ATD, TDD, continuous integration, continuous testing, pairing, automated testing.

Excellent knowledge of modern digital technologies and technical architectures, including open source and open standards.

Experience of delivering in line with the Digital by Default service standard.

Awareness of cloud-based delivery

Responsible for multiple Agile teams, each led by a Scrum Master.

Responsible for management of 3rd party delivery resource as needed.

Responsible for justifying and managing spend with third parties.

Demonstrate leadership by providing influence, direction and guidance to staff to support the delivery of objectives. Establishes a strong direction and a persuasive future vision; managing and engaging with honesty and integrity, and upholding the reputation of the Agency, Department and Civil Service.

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