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Delivery Manager - Agile Scrum

Job Title: Delivery Manager - Agile Scrum
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leyland, Lancashire
Industry:
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/16190/A/JR/150321_1615824321
Contact Name: Client Server Regional Team
Contact Email: csrt@client-server.com
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Delivery Manager (Agile Scrum B2B B2C microservices) One of Europe's leading online travel agents is seeking an Agile advocate with experience of proactively managing multi-disciplinary teams and projects to help take their operation to the next level.

The organisation has skyrocketed to success since being founded in 2003, and have since grown to over 2 million bookings, annually. They provide holidays to more than 1000 destinations worldwide, serving a large, very loyal customer base.

As a Delivery Manager you'll work in a portion of the business dedicated to third party booking and reservations (both B2B and B2C) and will be central to mission-critical decisions that build high performing teams and will be responsible for ensuring the smooth, timely overall delivery against the strategic product roadmap.

Your responsibilities will be diverse and impactful, from defining project needs to appropriately allocating resources, managing stakeholder expectations and collaborating with Product Owners to define the priority of releases.

This Delivery Manager role would suit a tech-driven Agile advocate, keen to proactively drive a team or project to success and champion best practices in a culture of continuous improvement. This is an exciting time to join as the company continues to navigate growth, and are in the process of launching a new website for their legacy platform and moving towards a cloud-first approach with microservices being implemented across the platform.

*Please note: this company is able to offer a remote interview and onboarding process during the current social distancing measures. You'll join colleagues in state-of-the-art offices in due course, which offer stunning facilities in the heart of Leyland. There are also opportunities for highly flexible working for the right candidate*

Requirements:
*You have evidence of success as a Delivery Manager and have a credible track record of improving the productivity of delivery
*You have experience using most Agile methodologies and drive the adoption of Agile processes in a Scrum team/ project team/ wider business
*You're adept at removing pain-points and trouble-shooting
*You're a proactive and hands-on and have excellent stakeholder management / communication skills
*Any experience working in the travel industry is highly advantageous

As a Delivery Manager you will earn a competitive salary (to £65k) plus a comprehensive benefits package.

If you are interested in this Delivery Manager (Agile Scrum microservices) opportunity, apply now or get in touch today to find out more.