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Delivery Manager – 3 months+ – Stockholm, Sweden

  • Practice Cloud & Infrastructure

  • Technologies Infrastructure & Cloud

  • Location Stockholm, Sweden

  • Type Contract

Delivery Manager – 3 months+ – Stockholm, Sweden 

For a global manufacturing company we are looking for a Delivery Manager with excellent leadership and proven delivery experience within Azure Cloud and Data/Analytics.

This will be a 3 month initial contract with the opportunity to extend. You will need to work onsite in Stockholm, Sweden and ideally be fluent in Swedish as well as English.

The Role

  • Coach, develop, manage, and support your Squad toward high performance by empowering them to leverage the agile methods, thus enabling quality delivery while maintaining a focus on the continuous improvement of the team.
  • Optimize Squad productivity and quality by removing impediments that may obstruct the pursuit of the team’s goals and by preserving flexibility and ability to rapidly respond to changes on the team.
  • Provide visibility into delivery targets, commitments and progress as well as integrate agile and lean principles into team practices and work products.
  • Support the Head of Global Data Platform in evolving the group's capabilities on D&A in daily operation, which includes being involved in recruitment processes and educating the organization.

Your Skills 

  • Strong analytical and proactive mindset capable of applying that to business challenges (not known) and needs (known).
  • Motivated to build best practice D&A technology and delivery teams from the ground up.
  • Excel in communication with all levels of stakeholders, with varying degrees of D&A knowledge, both internally and externally.
  • Creative and innovative problem solver with a passion for making D&A understandable.
  • A team player that recognizes the importance of working as one team.
  • Experience in system development and programming with deep technical understanding of all phases of development including quality and test management on various platforms.
  • Proven understanding of data platforms for enterprise data warehouse, data marts, big data, business intelligence, analytics, and data management.
  • At least 6 years of agile delivery experience utilizing Scrum, Kanban, or SAFe methodologies, as well as using agile tools like Azure Boards, Confluence and Jira, delivering end-to-end solutions. Preferred agile certifications include e.g., CSM, DASM, SAFe etc.
  • At least 6 years of delivery experience of technology projects and 8 years of leading development teams, preferable in distributed organizations, including architects, engineers, analysts, infrastructure, and operations professionals.
  • Proven experience delivering complex data and analytics solutions from platforms with massive data volumes to many end-users. Experience in Dev-Ops and continuous delivery is preferred.
If you are interested in the above role, please apply with an up to date CV and the best number to reach you on. chloe.carr@next-ventures.com // +44(0)2038689173
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