Agile Delivery Manager X2

£535 per day | London | Contract


Posted +1 month ago


Agile Delivery Manager X2

Agile Delivery Manager X2 is urgently needed to work with our higher education client with experience of managing exacting stakeholders, customers and third parties. The Agile Delivery Manager's will be supporting two projects, one within the library management space and another within a HR recruitment (TalentLink) implementation.

The Agile Delivery Manager X2 will need experience of supporting agile product teams to deliver continuous improvement and larger scale project initiatives and ideally with delivery experience in complex enterprise environments within system integration would be preferable.

Agile Delivery Manager X2- Essential Experience

* Experience of delivering projects and platforms using the appropriate agile delivery methodology, learning & iterating frequently.
* Experience of working with Product Owner's to define delivery roadmaps with appropriate level of detail with key stakeholders, and translate this into user stories
* Experience of leading and facilitating the collaborative, dynamic planning process - prioritising the work that needs to be delivered against the capacity and capability.
* Ability to produce plans appropriate for the methodology for the delivery of the project and determine the critical path.
* Experience of facilitating the development of the testing approach and ensure that sufficient user acceptance testing is in place.
* Ability to establish dialogue with the business and confirm governance structure for the project delivery.
* Work within the existing Project Development Framework, Agile Delivery Framework and ITIL process to progress projects
* Experience of team monitoring, measuring and transparently reporting on KPIs and agile metrics
* Experience of assessing the business case, risks, and impact of changes.
* Support estimation - help the team understand work items to enable accurate estimates to support planning
* Identify gaps in project / team resource, scope or where key decisions/direction required
* Ability to work within the existing Project Development Framework, Agile Delivery Framework and ITIL process to progress projects

Agile Delivery Manager X2- Desirable Experience

* Experience of delivering agile projects within a Higher Education or similarly complex/enterprise-wide environment.

This role is inside IR35 with hybrid working with 2 days per week on site in central London. 6 months +

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.