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Agile Delivery Manager

  • Location

    West London, London

  • Sector:

    Information Technology

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £475 - £525 per day

  • Contact:

    Roddy Coltart

  • Contact email:

    roddyc@montash.com

  • Salary high:

    525

  • Salary low:

    475

  • Job ref:

    J5897631_1552413324

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-03-19

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Agile Delivery Manager required. An Agile Delivery Manager is required by one of Montash's clients, who are a media company, based in West London on a six month contract. The candidate must have "true lean delivery experience".

The Agile Delivery Manager must also have the following skills/experience:

● Previous experience working in an agile Lean or Kanban environment.
● Proven end-to-end delivery of web and mobile applications.
● Proven delivery and/or on-going management of agile products.
● Demonstrable understanding of content or media asset management systems.

The Agile Delivery Manager will ideally have the following skills/experience:


● Previous hands on experience using content or media asset management systems.
● In-depth understanding of broadcast data, video transcoding workflows and systems.
● OTT, SVOD & AVOD experience.
● Experience of Big Screen / Connected TV applications (Samsung, LG, Amazon, Apple TV, Playstation & Xbox).

The Agile Delivery Manager will be responsible for:

● Manage the delivery of the product, not individual team members.
● Be a 'servant-leader' (read that with a big 'S' and a little 'l'), someone who enables the team by removing impediments and building an environment people can work in effectively.
● Under direction of the product lead, work with assigned engineering teams to deliver on the agreed roadmap.
● Supporting the product lead in developing, maintaining and executing on an achievable 'now, next, future' roadmap that delivers on the defined business objectives for the Central Digital Platform.
● Continual collaboration with team to identify, manage and resolve any dependencies, risks and issues throughout the life-cycle of the project
● Work with the teams to manage the releases including the preparation and distribution of release notes for all release to the necessary internal and external stakeholders
● Supporting the product lead by tracking and reporting capacity and owning this communication with the relevant business stakeholders / units.
● Ensuring requests are properly understood and documented and that any future feature requests from the business are captured through the correct process thus protecting the product.
● Ensuring that the impact of any features being pushed into the roadmap are fully evaluated and documented including the knock on effect to planned features.
● Challenge decisions with data driven justification where it makes sense to do so.
● Facilitate scrumban ceremonies inc planning, daily standups, retro, planning & demos.
● Be willing to travel internationally on occasion - working with other offices and 3rd party providers to ensure successful delivery of the project.

If you are a good fit for this please apply immediately.