Software Delivery Manager
Are you looking for a new opportunity at a Microsoft Gold Partner organisation as a software Delivery Manager? We currently have a permanent position which is a key role in shaping the company's future. You will be a Software Manager, managing the development activities of technical teams as well as Business Analysts. You will draw on your experience of managing technical teams, and create strong working relationships with other areas of the business. Key Skills & Background: - Experience in managing technical development teams (including Business Analysts) - Mentoring staff and identifying areas for improvement - Building effective relationships within the business to provide the best service to their customers - Monitor progress of the developments in line with budgets, as well as rectifying problems - Experience in improving ways of working, and continuously reviewing practices - Strong Project Management and People Management Skills About the Role: In this position, you will be managing the day to day activities of the Development Team, who work on BAU and project based work. As a Software House, your actions will have a direct effect on the customers experience, as the Delivery Manager of the Software Development team, you will need to effectively manage your team to produce quality work to deadlines within the agreed budget. As you are managing the development practices you will need experience with project management tools such as Microsoft Project. Whilst managing the Development team you will also liaise with Project Managers and senior management on the progress of the development lifecycle. You will also review current practices with a view to improve them, continuously looking at the future and further ways to improve performance and efficiency. This is not a position where you will be required to do hands on development, however an understanding of development practices will be required. The Company: Located in Staffordshire in easy drivable commute from Birmingham, Coventry, and Burton-Upon-Trent. The company are a Vehicle Management Organisation with a belief in providing better futures and opportunities for their employees. About Jumar: Jumar Recruitment is a well-established provider of IT resourcing services to a range of clients across the UK and further afield. We have offices in Birmingham and Manchester and deliver recruitment services across the entire software development lifecycle. To find out more, or to discuss this vacancy please feel free to contact us.