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Senior Delivery Manager

India Remote

Project Management vacancies

Description

Ciklum is looking for a Senior Delivery Manager to join our team full-time in India.

We are a leading global product engineering and digital services company that unites 4000+ seasoned professionals globally on various projects in healthcare, fintech, travel, sportswear, entertainment, and security. Ciklum delivers high-impact technology solutions to Fortune 500 and fast-growing organisations worldwide. 

About the role:

As a Senior Delivery Manager, become a part of a cross-functional development team working for Our Client. Ciklum is looking for a full-time Senior Delivery Manager to join a team of Agile Delivery experts in India. Ciklum Agile Delivery team portfolio consists of numerous projects in different domains, delivered for both large companies and innovative startups around the world.

We are looking for a passionate, energetic, self-driven manager-leader who will be driving organization and supervision of necessary processes, teams, structure and technology services composition to successfully deliver what Ciklum Clients expect to achieve their business goals. 

The role of the Delivery Manager is to ensure smooth projects delivery on all stages within agreed deadlines, scope, quality and budget.

The Senior Delivery Manager will be the primary point of contact for clients during the delivery phase.

Responsibilities

  • Highlighting of a project's potential risks/delays during the delivery process 
  • Creating and implementing, control and monitoring of a project plan 
  • Balancing of competing constraints on the project with the resources and priorities available
  • Coordination of external and internal stakeholders that are involved in the project 
  • Monitoring overall progress and use of resources, initiating corrective action where necessary
  • Managing scope, change requests, risks, and resources allocation/utilization 
  • Invoking configuration management (release process) processes
  • Managing possible risks and issues within the limits of time, cost and quality, including the development of contingency plans 
  • Managing project budget, time, and delivery with respect to vendor related projects 
  • Note: these high-level responsibilities may undergo modification at a later date subject to mutual agreement 

Requirements

  • Agile Delivery / Project Management experience and strong commercial understanding, ideally within Managed Services and IT Outsourcing industry, minimum 5 years
  • In-depth understanding and practical experience with Agile approaches (Scrum, Kanban)
  • Ability to perform project manager's activities and provide supervision during Project Initiation, Planning, Execution, Monitoring and Closing phases
  • Experience in managing multiple agile teams in projects of 25-75 FTE
  • Strong service/client oriented attitude, focus on an outcome
  • Solid understanding of change and expectations management
  • A proven track record of successful project implementation in a software environment
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Problem-solving attitude using system-thinking approaches
  • Ability to manage contractual terms and financial issues
  • Advanced level of spoken and written English

Desirable

  • Experience in managing multiple distributed teams
  • Technical background (software development, QA, DevOps, etc)
  • Product Management background
  • Knowledge of the latest trends at SW development technologies and tools
  • Spoken and written German as a plus
  • Experience in creating and running trainings, workshops, other educational activities
  • Agile and/or PMI certification
  • Experience with SAFe or LeSS
  • Experience in coaching, mentoring and conducting of trainings

What's in it for you

  • Variety of knowledge sharing and training opportunities
  • Unique working environment where you communicate and work directly with client
  • Competitive salary
  • Career and professional growth
  • Possibility to work in a big and successful company
  • Long-term employment with 20 working-days paid vacation and other social benefits
  • Working in a comfortably located office with warm atmosphere which creates really good working conditions
  • Work with a large number of customers who use various approaches and technologies
  • Experience of operating on different cloud and on-premise applications
  • Experience of operating on different cloud and on-premise applications
  • Access to webinars, Udemy courses

About us:

India is a strategic growth market for Ciklum.

Join the global business with limitless growth opportunities and world-known Fortune 500 clients. 

Lets aim high together and write our history of success in India.

Be bold, not bored! 

Interested already? We would love to get to know you! Submit your application. We can’t wait to see you at Ciklum.

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