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Data Migration Delivery Manager (Digital)

Job Title: Data Migration Delivery Manager (Digital)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Birmingham
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Salary: £530 per day - OUTSIDE IR35
Start Date: Sept 2017
Reference: JD%2FC%2F17023
Contact Name: Jackie Dean
Contact Email: jackie.dean@gsatechsource.com
Job Published: August 18, 2017 09:52

Job Description

Data migration delivery manager (digital programme) - Oversee and manage a team of Agile Delivery Managers. Providing guidance, mentoring and training in agile delivery across the team. Manage one or more agile projects, typically to deliver a specific product or transformation via a multi-disciplinary, highly skilled digital team. Deliver projects and products using the appropriate agile project management methodology, learning & iterating frequently. Defining project needs and feeding these into the programme/portfolio process. Work with the Product Manager to define the roadmap for any given product and translate this into user stories. Lead the collaborative, dynamic planning process - prioritising the work that needs to be done against the capacity and capability of the team. Matrix-managing a multidisciplinary team. Ensure all products are built to an appropriate level of quality for the stage (alpha/beta/production). Actively participating in the Delivery Manager community, sharing and re-applying skills and knowledge and bringing in best practice.

Essential Skills

• Proven experience of successfully managing at least 2 data migration projects
• Supplier management experience, including negotiation skills
• Excellent stakeholder management skills, with the ability to use both formal and informal channels to report progress, manage expectations and gain buy in.
• Ability to self manage and to lead, motivate and provide support to a small team / supplier, as needed.
• Aware of the requirements of data protection acts (DPA), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and freedom of information acts (FOI)
• Technical ability to work “hands-on” with the migration
• Some knowledge of finance and document management systems
• Experience of working within central Government

•CV Submission Deadline: 21/08/17 @16:00
•Clearance Level Required: BPSS
•Additional Info: Outside IR35 GSA Techsource Ltd operates as an Employment Agency when recruiting for permanent vacancies, and an Employment Business when recruiting for contract vacancies. All contract rates quoted are to Ltd companies.