Delivery Manager (Financial IT Projects Area)

Krakow, Poland

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DESCRIPTION


Currently we are looking for a Delivery Manager (Financial IT Projects Area) for our Krakow office to make the team even stronger.

It is an opportunity for a Delivery Manager interested in hands-on development of a wide range of solutions, which form a mission critical system utilized by one of the world’s leading financial institutions. The group as a whole works on a stack of solutions ranging from back-end components, web services, integration solutions, through desktop & web applications to infrastructure and tooling. The group consists of 11 delivery teams of 7-11 engineers, which focus on changes to the platform related to a multitude of projects. This gives team members a unique opportunity to move between business and technical areas. The system deals with a wide spectrum of investment products (stock, derivatives, bonds, funds, forex, precious metals, structured products, etc.) and is therefore truly comprehensive. It provides means of understanding a complex and interesting business domain. We are looking for a Delivery Manager with strong Agile competencies to plan, monitor and drive the execution of multiple Agile projects in a shared and distributed environment. It is a great opportunity to take a significant part of transformation of processes from old heavy methodologies toward a modern Agile software engineering.

Responsibilities

  • Drive delivery of multiple projects with average project team size of 10 FTEs;
  • Discuss details of a full stack technical solution with customer and team;
  • Progressively elaborate, estimate and prioritize requirements;
  • Implement rolling wave planning;
  • Deliver shippable increments of a solution on a regular basis;
  • Gather and implement customer feedbacks;
  • Build cross-functional and cross-component teams;
  • Facilitate teams to self-organize, limit number of external dependencies and remove impediments themselves;
  • Escalate timely if external help is needed;
  • Manage people performance and provide actionable feedbacks;
  • Manage relationship with many technical and none technical stakeholders on various levels;
  • Advocate the best engineering practices for effective use.

Requirements

  • Proven working experience as a Project Manager or Project Coordinator in the information technology sector;
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Exceptional understanding and proven usage of Agile concepts / frameworks;
  • Solid understanding of SDLC and other none-agile models / methodologies;
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skill;
  • Strong technical background with hands-on capabilities.

We offer

  • Possibility to be involved in an international project (Canada, China, Hong Kong, Mexico, USA, Switzerland, Germany, Sweden, United Kingdom, Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Hungary, etc.);
  • Language classes (English and Polish);
  • Vast opportunities for self-development: online courses and library, experience exchange with colleagues around the world, partial grant of certification;
  • Career development center;
  • Possibility to take part in both: corporate and startup environment;
  • Possibility to relocate for short and long-term projects;
  • Relocation package for those who relocates to Krakow, Wroclaw, or Gdansk from other locations;
  • Benefit package (health care, multisport, lunch tickets, petrol vouchers and shopping vouchers, etc.);
  • Fruits on a weekly basis;
  • Sponsored sport activities, E-sport program;
  • We kindly ask you to include the following clause in your application: "Wyrażam zgodę na przetwarzanie moich danych osobowych zawartych w mojej ofercie pracy dla potrzeb niezbędnych do realizacji procesu rekrutacji zgodnie z ustawą z dnia 29 sierpnia 1997 r. o ochronie danych osobowych (Dz. U. z 2002 r. Nr 101, poz. 926, ze zm.)";
  • Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted.