Delivery Manager

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Full Time
  • Post Date: 1 December, 2016
Job Description

In your as the Delivery Manager you will own overall project plan and detailed sprint plans.


About our client

As one of the largest companies in the world in their industry, our client exhibits a tremendous market share with a revenue of close to 2 billion Euro in 2015. They are present in the FTSE 50, boasting one of the most distinctive consumer brands in Europe. They have a market leading presence in Western Europe, the US and Australia as well as a wide range of B2B and B2C operations across Europe.
Their development centre in Romania is located in Cluj-Napoca, where they employ more than 250 people.


About the position

You will manage and allocate the team’s workload and be accountable for development deliverables. This position requires a person with good communication and leadership skills who will guide a team of engineers towards building high-end, highly scalable web applications and services within the Foundations team. In order to be a successful candidate you will have to be a strong leader with good technical and problem solving skills.


The job also consists of:

– Managing tasks, allocation and delivery.
– Reviewing product specifications in order to provide product feedback and development estimates.
– Being a liaison between key stakeholders and development.
– Developing effectiveness measurements and corrective actions.
– Facilitating a balance between the commercial needs and technology capabilities.
– Being in line with technology emerging practice.
– Managing development lifecycle, development standards and technical risks.
– Developing deliverables and documentation.
– Resolving  issues in a timely fashion.


Desired skills 

Required skills:
Desire and passion to work the hours required to see projects to completion in an efficient, accurate and timely manner;
Ability to lead and motivate others;
Ability to manage the project and priorities effectively;
Strong diagnostic and analytical skills;
Strong desire and ability to innovate;
Proven knowledge of common enterprise design patterns and implementation;
Ability to understand the entire software design, deployment and development lifecycle;
Strong knowledge of at least one programming language;
Ability to use source code as primary documentation resource;
Ability gain an in depth understanding of system architecture;
Strong commercial awareness.

Personal:
Excellent people skills;
Exceptional interpersonal skills;
Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
Team player with high contribution to team and departmental performance;
Ability to gain a thorough understanding of others.


Experience

Experience developing redundant, distributed and transactional systems;
Strong track on cards (Visa, MasterCard, etc. or other payment methods (PayPal, Skrill, etc.) complex projects integrations;
Experience with commercial development in an enterprise environment;
Experience with Agile methods for software delivery;
Experience in Object Oriented Design;
Former experience using source code control (Git, Perforce, Subversion) in multi-branch environments and using defect tracking systems (Rally or JIRA);
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering (or appropriate postgraduate qualification).