Terrific Contract Opportunity!
Position: Delivery Manager
Location: Des Moines, IA 50392 or Remote
Term: 12 Months
- Define, orchestrate and manage the holistic product life-cycle, delivery cadence, release plan and sprint schedule.
- Facilitate the identification, scheduling and assignment of project activities, tasks and milestones.
- Help teams identify and improve parts of the team's delivery system to produce results.
- Work across teams to help improve and optimize workflow and value creation.
- Use expertise to help define "what good looks like" and generate action to shape those behaviors.
- Utilize Lean and DevOps principles and practices to create stable, safe, and high performing delivery systems.
- Influence, identify and suggest solutions to continuously improve the practices and methods used to develop software.
- Help coaching the team with agile best practices.
- Ensuring the team is working on the right priority workload and removing impediments to ensure their delivery on their committed features.
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
- Associate's or Bachelor's degree (preference in a computer science, technology, engineering or math-related field).
- 6+ years of work experience or equivalent experience.
- 6+ years of experience managing software/application development projects.
- Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects, activities and tasks under time constraints.
- Ability to interface with executives and stakeholders regarding issues of project scope and status.
- Advanced planning/organizational, problem-solving, analytical, decision-making and communication skills required.
- Basic leadership and presentations skills required.
- Must be able to maintain a high degree of accuracy and confidentiality.
- Some travel required, including overnight stays.
- Ability to work on cross-functional teams and collaborate with both IT and non-IT partners.
Even better if you have:
- 6+ years of Agile team experience in any well-known software environment.
- Knowledge of insurance and financial services products.
If this sounds like the perfect fit, apply today!