Director, Technical Architect Delivery Manager - Agile - Dublin

  • EPAM Systems Ltd
  • Dublin, Ireland
  • Oct 30, 2017
Full time Information Technology Telecommunications

Job Description

Director, Technical Architect Delivery Manager - Agile - Dublin

With over twenty years' experience of crafting market leading software, our business has been rapidly evolving and is now a global player in solving business challenges and developing tailor made cutting edge solutions.

These challenges require a dynamic and highly skilled workforce imagining, designing, engineering, and delivering software, through to business consulting services & customer experiences, which are changing the world around us.

Our Technical Delivery Managers oversee EPAM clients' relationships, taking a technically hands on' approach to define and deliver solutions and driving a culture of continuous improvement.

They are accountable for the overall project delivery, client satisfaction and management of expectations while ensuring that the work is on strategy, on time and within budget.

You will be working alongside globally renowned and award-winning design, development and technology teams who are passionate about what they do and how they do it.

Projects range from 20-100 people with typical large scale clients in the Retail & Telecoms sector, amongst others, depending on demand.

ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES:

Ideally you will come from a consulting background, knowing the challenges of working for clients and managing hands on software delivery projects.

Technical end to end Delivery Management covering the full project initiation and life cycle: lead management, qualification for bid/financing, staffing, client management, delivery and execution governance, plus Agile, JIRA, SCRUM

Oversee delivery from financial, sourcing, development and business perspectives.

Play a proactive role in proposing technologies, tools & approaches; may have been a Solution Architect in previous roles

Suggest innovative solutions to business problems/processes that leverage technology to provide marketing differentiation, efficiency improvements, and better user experiences.

Investigate complex issues of production delivery, run the root cause analysis, establish a solution and push it through required steps necessary in order to deliver.

Driving integrated teams to deliver solid technology solutions in support of key client initiatives.

Co-ordinate the preparation of customer proposals and statements of work

Manage high-level client expectations and relationships, looking for opportunities to up/cross-sell products and services through relationship management.

Work closely with multi-disciplined teams of product owners, architects, engineers and quality assurance to drive estimates, delivery plans and retrospectives.

Identify and manage engagement risks and flag major issues early.

SKILLS REQUIRED:

You will come from a hands on technical Delivery Management background with experience of implementing and delivery software projects and solutions for clients (Product Management, Product Delivery). You may have recently been/are a Solution Architect, or your current role has an element of hands-on tech to the level of a Solution Architect.

Solid end to end implementation experience with a strong desire for people working with E-commerce platforms eg SAP Hybris, Oracle ATG and Content Management Solutions (CMS) eg AEM, SiteCore among other technologies.

You will have worked in an Agile environment and be able to visualise technical solutions from beginning to end.

Solid experience of working closely with onshore/nearshore/offshore teams and clients.

Someone from an architecture or development management background is desirable as you will understand the wider technical aspect of our projects.

Travel flexibility is highly desirable as some of our roles will require you to work on a number of client projects in numerous locations.

We are not seeking 'Service Delivery Managers'.

Why Epam?

Since 1993, EPAM Systems, Inc (NYSE:EPAM) has leveraged its core engineering expertise to become a leading global product development and digital platform engineering services company.
Through its Engineering DNA' and innovative strategy, consulting, and design capabilities, EPAM works in collaboration with its customers to deliver innovative solutions that turn complex business challenges into real business opportunities.
With over 22,000 employees, our global teams serve customers in over 25 countries across North America, Europe, Asia and Australia.
We are ranked #8 in FORBES 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies, as a top information technology services company on FORTUNE'S 100 Fastest Growing Companies, and as a top UK Digital Design & Build Agency.

Feel free to contact me directly to discuss.