Delivery Manager

  • Location

    Scotland, Scotland

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    Information Technology

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  • Contact:

    Rebecca Dalton

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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Delivery Manager
Livingston, Scotland
Working for a world leader in power generation

Role Summary:

The Delivery Manager is a pivotal part of the services organisation, who owns the project's Delivery Model and is the Technical Leader on the Project.

Essential Responsibilities:

*Performing and managing the deployment of interacting complex enterprise software and software dependencies.
*End-to-end responsibility on the Software Delivery part of projects to meet the schedule, cost and quality commitments.
*Good knowledge of IT infrastructures (e.g. High Performance Storage Systems, or IT Networks, or OS/VM environments)
*Share responsibility with the Project Manager (PM), through close coordination, for scope management (change requests assessment), risk management and problem management
*Trigger and validate engineering Gate Reviews (Solution, Factory Testing Readiness, Site Acceptance Readiness)In collaboration with industry standard

Methods & Tools

*Implement software delivery performance measurement indicators
*Drive excellence in execution through continuous improvement and change management to implement competitiveness improvement initiatives (costs base reduction, lead time reduction, productivity improvement, quality improvement…)In collaboration with Tendering
*Assist tendering with the validation of the delivery model and estimations in coordination with the Regional Operations team and the Global Workforce Manager.
*Validate the Scope review at Tendering stage in coordination with the Solution Design team In collaboration with Maintenance & Support
*Ensure a smooth transfer to maintenance of ending projects through coordinated knowledge transfer.

Customer Management

*Delivery Manager may be requested by the Project Manager, who owns the Customer relationship, to contribute to Customer management activities
*Comply and contribute to elaboration of relevant Quality Procedures, work instructions and Processes in Quality Management System
*Report or resolve any process non-conformances in a timely manner

Health and Safety

*Demonstrate EHS leadership and ensure Zero Deviation Plan is implemented in their area of responsibility
*Sets the example as a role model, by demonstrating the proper acts and actively observes work conditions.
*Actively participates in defining corrective actions when work is unsafe or when an uncontrolled risk is observed.
*Routinely observes routines and behaviours of others and provides immediate feedback regarding unsafe behaviour and celebrates achievements or safe behaviours.
*Actively and routinely promotes the identification of hazards and near misses
*Ensure that all staff have done their mandatory EHS training
*Demonstrates and encourages positive, customer focus with a 'can do' attitude


*Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with proven experience in Services).Ideal subjects: Computer Science, IT Networking, Software Development
*Proven experience in Services - Software Commissioning.Performance Measurement
*On Time Delivery
*Costs deviation + Committed budget (effort) deviation
*Software Delivery Processes Compliance
*Customer Satisfaction Travel - Subject to project demands, candidate would need to travel extensively during busy periods of the project, both internally and outside of UK

If you are interested in the above, please apply for my immediate attention!