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Data Delivery Manager

  • Location: London
  • £ Salary: Up to £600.00 per day per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Technology
  • Contact: Mark Stiles
  • Duration: 3 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 29 February 2024
  • Job Ref: JN -012024-483529

Data Delivery Manager

£600 p/d Inside

3 month contract (most likely get extended, project is 2-3 years)

1-2 days per week in the Hammersmith office

Role specific

As a Delivery Manager in Data, you will be a part of a team of delivery managers providing agile delivery capability. You will be supporting a variety of Data teams by providing in-situ delivery support and leadership.



Data consists of the following teams:

· Data Science, Data Products, Engineering, Analysts etc.

Key responsibilities

Responsible for:

· Establishing and proactively refining delivery best practices and ways of working into teams beyond the discipline to develop maturity around planning and execution of work.

· Ensuring delivery is transparent, predictable, and sustainable, whilst providing value to our customers by enabling data-driven decision making.

· Driving a continuous improvement mindset and developing self-sufficient agile teams

· Coaching teams to be predictable, sustainable, value driven and flexible.

· Embedding and refining a clear way of working across multiple teams.

· Able to drive the Digital Data vision and agenda, address tactical delivery issues as they occur and maintain commitments but maintain focus on the strategic direction.

· Take accountability for managing and mitigating risks, dependencies and issues

· Ensure the strategic goals for Digital Data are understood.

· Playing an active role in the Change digital delivery community, and sharing best practice

· Select the appropriate tools for the job to manage progress against OKRs



Your Profile & Experience

A successful candidate will:

· Be confident at presenting concepts and ideas to a wide range of contributors

Have strong commercial acumen and ability to structure delivery within a framework that clearly augments the financial and operational goals of the team.

· Good technical Acumen and experience working on Cloud based projects (AWS, Azure, or GCP)

· Good understanding of data warehousing, ETL/ELT processes, and distributed computing platforms.

· Familiarity to BI and Analytics tools such as Looker, Tableau etc.

· Experience of working across the full Software Development Life Cycle in a dynamic fast paced environment.

· Demonstrable experience applying Agile principles into real world practices that work for the teams they support.

· Experience working alongside senior stakeholders

· Communicate clearly between internal and external teams and manage any potential issues accordingly.

· Solid troubleshooting skills and the ability to communicate well whilst doing so

· Good planning across teams you directly and indirectly influence

· Mentoring / coaching others whilst leading teams via influence and persuasion

· Experience in coaching teams in agile ways of working

· Proven experience in working for a fast-paced product-led tech business

· Used to working across all levels of the business; from director level to associate

· colleagues

· A strong team contributor, ensuring everyone is working on the right things in the

· right ways

· Delivered technical/digital projects, working within constraints, meeting outcomes and driving business value.

· Proven ability to manage third-party supplier relationships.




Key Accountability

You will be accountable for supporting and guiding multiple Data squads in planning and delivering the vision, strategy & objectives both within Data and across the Change organisation.

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