Agile Project Manager - Digital Transformation

Agile Project Manager - Digital Transformation
Recruiter Energon People
Type Permanent
Location [field_country_region]
Salary/rate £80000-95000 p/a
Posted 6th June 2018
Industry IT

Agile Project Manager - Digital Transformation

My client is a cutting-edge technology business based in SW London known for a best-in-breed, cloud-based platform as a service.

They are part of one of the world's largest media businesses with a revenue of circa £6m per annum and continue to invest a huge amount of money into R&D every year!

They are undergoing a huge transformation with the aim of increasing the digital and agile maturity of the business.

Their goal is to deliver a best-in-breed technology platform and then to enable the adoption of the platform the users and enhance the whole product development capability.

They need a Lean/Agile evangelist, this candidate must come from a strong Agile delivery background, it's all about the mindset and culture with these guys and creating a servant leader environment.

They have Adopted LeSS as a framework and the team are huge advocates of collaboration to drive to result.

The successful candidate must be adept in running discovery phases, working with product management teams at early stages of the product development lifecycle - this person will "get" Agile Project Management.

You'll live and breathe it!

Key Responsibilities - Digital Project Manager

  • Delivery assurance across all assigned projects, including risk, issue management, and providing input into staffing/capacity planning.
  • Promote an ethos of staff empowerment enabling team members to be accountable and responsible for their own actions and decisions.
  • Working with technical and operational teams to ensure technology delivered is operable, suits stakeholder needs, and can be effectively monitored in production.
  • Foster Teamwork: Work cooperatively and effectively with others to set goals, resolve problems, and make decisions that enhance organisational effectiveness.

Essential Skills - Digital Project Manager

  • Proven track record of delivery on both onshore/offshore, multi-team / multi-stream initiatives using lean and/or agile methods.
  • Sound understanding of what differentiates a digital company from an analogue one and how digital, agile, and lean cultures interplay with each other.
  • Agile planning techniques that promote reliable, high confidence delivery of value across multiple value streams.

If you're interested in a Senior Leadership role at a cutting-edge software business, hit apply!

Agile Project Manager - Digital Transformation