Agile Programme Manager, Credit Cards - GBP86,000 + Bens

Hydrogen Group
80000.00 - 86000.00 GBP Annual + Extensive Benefits
07 Apr 2021
10 Apr 2021
Professional / Specialist
Information Technology
Contract Type

Agile Programme Manager, Credit Cards - GBP86,000 + Extensive Benefits - London

Rapidly growing Credit Cards Fintech seeks a high calibre Agile Programme Manager to join the established Business Transformation team and help steer and drive success via your deep understanding of how to scale Lean-Agile practices.

Key Deliverables

Deliver releases in accordance with plans and objectives, in compliance with lean procedures

Highlight and remove impediments, handle critical issues, risks, and mitigations

Drive and optimise the flow of value using JIRA, Confluence, and other tools

Facilitate Programme Increment Planning readiness, support product teams to build a Vision, Roadmap, and Feature Backlogs, and through Pre- and Post-PI Planning meetings

Facilitate the PI planning event and assist in supervising the execution of features and capabilities

Summarise your Programme PI Objectives and publish them for visibility and transparency

Assess the agility level of the programme and achieve improvement targets.

Mentor others in Lean-Agile practices and approaches

Lead release activities (including Product QA audits and Partner Approvals)

Guide resourcing to address critical bottlenecks

Encourage collaboration between Product, Solution Architects and Engineering teams

Drive continuous improvement via workshops and Demos at the end of each PI

Lead across internal teams and external partners to understand the key integration points and deliver dependencies

Skills, Knowledge and Experience:

To qualify for this truly unique opportunity Agile Programme Managers must possess:

Extensive Agile Project/Programme Management experience Delivering Projects in a fast-paced environment, ideally within the Credit Cards Domain.

Successful track history of Managing budgets of GBP3 Million+, creating plans and tracking progress themselves and managing/prioritising risks.

Demonstrable experience with the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) and working in Product Verticals.

A Delivery Focussed agile and lean advocate, able to adapt frameworks for new projects and share knowledge and understanding without being dogmatic

Ability to plan, coordinate, communicate and report on all aspects of delivering software.

This is a truly outstanding opportunity that offers successful Agile Programme Manager applicants unrivalled technical challenge, career progression and earnings potential.