We are looking for a passionate, inquisitive and ambitious Software Delivery Lead to enable our talented multi disciplined teams to high perform and deliver quality, mission critical applications for local and international customers.
The role of the Software Delivery Lead in our ecosystem is all about creating an environment where delivery teams are highly aligned and autonomous.
Focus is given on the continuous improvement of our delivery processes ensuring that teams work collectively together to achieve their common goals, deliver quality outputs and meet our customers and stakeholders needs.
The successful candidates will join our local agile teams operating in various delivery frameworks like Scrum, Kanban, or any combination, in small or large scale implementations and will be working closely in any of the following areas.
Working with the team
Ensure that delivery teams run efficiently at a sustainable pace and deliver quality outputs according to our customer needs and expectations.
Support the teams to reach their long and short term commitments by removing anything that impedes their work.
Work closely with key roles such as Tech Leads, Business Analysts, Product Owners, to ensure requirements clarity and technical excellence.
Increase transparency and enable direct communication.
Work closely with Product Owners / Business Analysts to ensure clarity on goals and business objectives that need to be achieved.
Provide the necessary information required to help teams make informed decisions autonomously.
Working with the processes
Encourage and support continuous improvement of delivery processes being used aiming to meet customer needs faster with high quality.
Facilitate delivery framework events (scrum, kanban, xp, other) meetings, workshops required to create alignment and clarity.
Introduce practices to enable better work planning, estimation, breakdown, monitoring, reporting, flow and quality.
Facilitate workshops to kick start big initiatives, identify risks, dependencies and slice them in smaller easier to manage deliverables.
Introduce practices required to operate in a scaled environment.
Support the team with practices to enable self-management and autonomy.
Working with the environment
Ensure that dependencies, risks, stakeholders expectations are identified and managed.
Ensure effective coordination, establish feedback loops and enable overall orchestration among various teams, stakeholders and customers.
Being an active member of our agile delivery community, foster collaboration and trigger wider organization improvements.
Working with yourself
Focus on continuous learning through experimentation.
Be a role model and act from a responsibility state.
Demonstrate servant leadership traits such as listening, empathy, awareness, foresight e.t.c.
Continuous soft skills and coaching skills development.
Act as a coach, mentor, teacher depending on the context and observed needs.
Previous experience in a similar role (Team Leader, Service Delivery Manager, Scrum Master and / or Product Owner)
Experience of working with teams using an agile delivery framework (scrum, kanban, xp or any combination)
A degree in a CS or Computer Engineering discipline
Motivated by learning and continuous improvement
Engaging, influential, dynamic and authoritative
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Influences complex and contentious topics with credibility, expertise and professionalism.
Flexible, pragmatic and capable of adapting to customer needs.
Ability to work from a high-level brief without supervision.
Capable of operating in wide range of environments, cultures and customer situations.
The ability to travel occasionally as part of project work is preferable
Competitive remuneration package.
Agile scheme of personalized Goals and Objectives, crafted by each professional
Professional Development through real projects, coaching and training
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