Technical Delivery Manager

  • Job Reference: 473433163-2
  • Date Posted: 15 January 2022
  • Recruiter: NTT Data Ltd
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Management & Supervisors, Restaurant & Service
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

As part of the growth of our Digital Engineering team, we are looking for talented Technical Delivery Manager to join us.

In this role, you will lead the execution of profitable professional digital service delivery for NTT DATA and clients bringing together the different service capabilities and propositions. The role will align on delivery approach, tools and processes with other accounts, sharing good practices, excellence in understanding application engineering processes and supporting technology solutions initiatives where relevant.

You will report to a Delivery Director and work closely with client partners and business unit heads. If this sounds exciting, please read the rest and don't hesitate to apply!

This is the ideal role for you if you have 10+ years of relevant industry experience (IT professional services within a global organisation or working within the client domain) including 5+ years in delivery management roles with experience with onshore/offshore delivery models and T&M and Fixed Price engagements.

In addition, we would like to meet someone with a solid knowledge of the entire software development lifecycle and experience in Chapter delivery of software products as well as significant experience with agile development methods & tooling (e.g. Scrum, Kanban, Jira & Confluence) and of leading & working as part of an agile team.

Ultimately, depending on your level, you will show a certain depth of understanding and breadth of experience across varios areas, such as Project Scoping, Estimation, Risk Planning, Team Building, production Support and Technical Understanding. Please ask for a full job description to gain a better understanding of the above.

As a Technical Delivery Manager at NTT DATA UK, you will lead teams from 5 - 60 people and will be responsible for delivering on one of our major accounts with high levels of complexity. You will manage multiple delivery teams or squads via lower level delivery staff for example scrum masters/agile delivery leads across onshore, nearshore and offshore.

More specifically, your main responsibilities will include:
  • Management of demand planning, forecasting, budgeting, planned VS actuals reporting and prioritisation of project work within the team
  • Define, lead and monitor all team delivery ensuring adherence to delivery methodology, quality and architectural principles, to deliver business goals and minimise technical debt
  • Being the point of escalation from clients perspective for delivery issues
  • Recruitment and retention of talent. Manage, motivate and develop employee at all levels to NTT DATA policies and procedures
  • Occasional support and work with client partners on pitches providing solutioning and mainly delivery-driven inputs to win new deals. Understanding of client's strategic objectives and tailoring NTT DATA services and approaches to enable client to achieve their strategy journey

Our team believes in hard work. We celebrate each other's success and are always honest with each other. When we work together, we are unstoppable. We aim to build a strong professional community where everyone can mentor others and be mentored and can grow professionally through training and support to reach their career goals. The focus on clients, teamwork and foresight are our DNA and we are looking for someone who shares and embodies these core values, leading by example.

To support your hard work and dedication, we will offer you the following:
  • 25 days of holidays, with the possibility to buy or sell 5 days within your first month. The opportunity, as we grow, to experiment with new industries, such as, Public Sector, etc.
  • An online training platform with 3000+ courses, accessible from everywhere, to sharpen your skills
  • A flexible working environment
  • ...And much more!