This role is the lynchpin between Digital and the Chief Information Office, including architecture, security, development, test and service introduction.
It is a pivotal role bringing together the needs of several product owners into a single delivery roadmap.
Open-minded, self-starting, pro-active and familiar with agile methods, you will have a passion for digital and a desire to deliver technology.
You will :
Own the development & test roadmap across all areas of digital
Work with Product Owners to create a single UK backlog for all development and test activity
Work with the Head of Portfolio Management to define, schedule and track progress of the development and test aspects of the digital pipeline
Be the go to person for technical expertise of our platforms
Work with Development to ensure we meet guidelines set by Architecture, Security, Development, Test and Service Integration
Be able to solution & t-shirt size new ideas, promote agile methodologies and demonstrate collaborative ways of working with CIO
Commercially focused with a keen eye on the success of each deliverable and ensuring overall backlog delivers increased value for the business
Work with Product Owners to ensure all items in the backlog have appropriate definition of requirements including user stories and acceptance criteria
Managing third parties and internal teams
The successful applicant will have experience in the following :
Management of digital delivery within a large organisation
Proven ability to work within an Agile framework and meet sprint deliverables
Proven ability to get Product Owners on board and drive overall outcome
Agile and lean methods
Strong relationship management internally and externally
Decision making competency