Delivery Manager

Newcastle Upon Tyne
From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
06 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Delivery Manager needed to join our partners team in Newcastle. The successful candidate will work closely with Clients, Developers, Business Analysts and Product Owners to ensure a successful outcome to their clients. Day to day responsibilities: ? Primary point of contact and communication with the Client for project delivery ? Working with developers and business analysts to ensure work is scoped out to the appropriate level in preparation for sprint planning ? Managing budgets of costed work ? Maintaining client backlogs in JIRA ? Liaising with clients to create users stories to be prioritised into the backlog ? Championing agile practices ? Attending product backlog meeting to communicate client priorities ? Communicating Roadmap to clients to ensure a shared vision on product development ? Liaising with Product Owners to align client requirements with internal product roadmaps ? Tracking planned sprint work through the sprint and release cycle ? Representing the needs of the Client within Bede ? Ensuring work is well managed and appropriately governed ? Tracking planned sprint work through the sprint and release cycle Education and Experience : ? 1-3years of experience in a technology environment, including some practical professional experience in project management ? Strong experience in Agile development would be an advantage ? Excellent communication skills ? A proven track record in software development and project management with end to end project lifecycle experience ? Fundamental understanding of web-based systems programming and development ? Customer focussed with the ability to identify and articulate product requirements ? Strong analytical, planning, problem solving, and organizational skills ? Any experience in Lean and kanban principles would be an advantage ? SCRUM qualifications would also be an advantage ? Solution focussed Due to the high volume of candidates responding to our adverts we are not always able to provide feedback on your application. If you don't hear from us within the next five days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. However, your details will be kept on file and you may be contacted about other opportunities. This job was originally posted as