Technical Delivery Manager and Release Train Engineer

Luxoft | Posted 14-10-2021

Romania (Invatare mecanica)


Project Description

Our client is a leading global Financial Market data provider who runs several change programs to deliver high-quality software that connects Financial Markets across the globe in a real-time, high frequency, and low-latency data management chain. The projects are technically challenging in a very engaging environment making the most of cutting-edge technologies covering the domains of Real-Time, Big Data, Cloud, and Machine Learning.
We are looking for a Technical Delivery Manager and Release Train Engineer who has experience in running Agile Release Train within product organization, coordination, mentoring at least 6 teams, conducted PI planning events, Innovation & Planning, as well as Program Retrospectives, who is comfortable working with Senior Stakeholders, Product Management and has proven experience of establishing proper metrics, KPIs and assessments needed to keep ART on-track. On top of that, you are capable of responding to technical questions and putting in strong SAFe delivery practices across all required areas.

Responsibilities

    • Synchronizing 6+ teams to work on a single AWS platform capability/feature or EPIC
    • Driving continuous development, continuous improvements and innovation
    • Managing risks and escalating impediments, while also acting as a full time Chief Scrum master for a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
    • Ensuring consistency in predictability, quality and methodology
    • Management reporting across delivery functions
    • Being the point of escalation for delivery issues
    • Maintaining positive employee and team experiences, teaching teams and scrum masters about the combination of Lean and Agile management practices and ideologies
    • Creating and communicating the annual calendars for iterations and PIs; facilitating PI planning and readiness; summarizing and publishing PI objectives
    • Monitoring and reporting on the success of the ART

Skills

Must have

    • Technical background, ideally with 10+ years of professional IT delivery within Managed Services, IT outsourcing industry, Consultancy Experience, System Migration/Integration, Cloud implementation.
    • Hands-on experience with SAFe practices is a significant plus
    • Hands-on experience in running Scrum of Scrums with full set of Agile Rituals
    • Hands-on experience in backlog refinement and PI planning or similar to that
    • Experience in leading and coaching cross-functional / distributed teams
    • Experience in adopting the end-to-end service based on customer feedback as well as User Experience.
    • Expert understanding of Agile delivery frameworks, processes, practices tools and why they are important, with strong understanding of digital product development, usage and application
    • Similar experience to Lean Budgeting and capacity management
    • Demonstrate experience of delivering Change Programs and Application Support services across multiple industries
    • Experience in transformation from Waterfall to Agile
    • Ability to lead key strategic initiatives and coordinate non-direct reports

Nice to have

    • Experience in Financial IT or Capital Markets

Languages

English: B2 Upper Intermediate

Seniority

Senior

Relocation package

If needed, we can help you with relocation process.

Work Type

Service Delivery Management

Ref Number

VR-68269