Principal Delivery Manager - Software Cornwall

Website RoweIT Rowe IT

Covid-19 Update:  Despite the pandemic we have continued on our growth journey.  We’ve been delivering our services remotely since March 2020, and adapted our hiring process accordingly.  We are well practiced in interviewing online and onboarding new teams members remotely.

About Us
We are an established technology service provider operating out of the South West, applying knowhow and expertise to help our clients with their digital journey.  Through agile software engineering practices, exploiting the power of the cloud and unlocking value in data, we deliver innovative cutting edge services and solutions.

Rowe IT is an exciting, growing business which has developed strong working relationships with prestigious clients who include the MOD, Met Office, UK Hydrographic Office, Forestry Commission and central government.  At the heart of this is its staff; people who believe in collaboration and have a passion and pride in what they achieve.  As a part of this you will have the opportunity to flexibly work in a modern, vibrant office and expand your knowledge and skills into exiting new areas.  As Rowe IT grows, we will ensure you do too.

Your Role
You will be working as a part of a multi-skilled team to help deliver solutions to our clients based across the UK.  Your role will be hands on, supporting and working with our Delivery Teams.

 Your job will involve:

  • Accountability for delivery of agile software engineering projects and programmes
  • Working with stakeholders across the business to understand their needs
  • Strong leadership throughout delivery, ensuring projects align with customer business objectives
  • Establishing and maintaining communication channels and agile ceremonies e.g. stand-ups, demonstrations, retrospectives, Trello/Jira boards etc.
  • Managing and nurturing client relationships. Being the client’s main point of contact and ensuring they remain an advocate of Rowe IT
  • Responsibility for project governance and reporting (internal and external), working with the commercial team to ensure accurate billing and for ensuring contracts and commercial terms are adhered to
  • Identifying opportunities for future growth, working closely with our leadership and sales teams, and support sales/tendering processes
  • Supporting the resourcing of teams across the business including scheduling, creating and maintaining a skills matrix, understanding teams’ future needs and resolving scheduling clashes.

Who Are You?

Required Skills:

  • Worked in software delivery environments and have experience in delivering complex software projects
  • Ability to apply understanding to customer requirements
  • Ability to think strategically
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills and able to communicate requirements to both technical and non-technical people
  • Self-driven with a desire to deliver positive outcomes
  • Implementing and improving processes

Desired Skills:

  • Strong software engineering background with a relevant degree
  • Working with the public sector
  • Professional services experience

Benefits
As well as a competitive salary dependent upon experience, we also offer great benefits including:

  • 7.5% Pension contribution
  • Performance related bonus
  • Life insurance
  • Private health insurance
  • Employee Assist Programme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Free parking
  • Training and development (e.g conference attendance, certification)
  • Flexibility in working arrangement (this includes some home working)

Our culture
Culture is at the heart of our growth.  With values developed by our employees, our customers needs and challenges are behind our drive and passion.  Our commitment is to offer cutting edge solutions, provide support and adapt to meet our customer needs.  This would not be possible without the growth mentality and love of technology encapsulated by all at Rowe IT.  We passionately believe in knowledge sharing and continual development.  To do this we have created a culture which allows employees to grow by exploring new areas and skills.  Our employees are the best at what they do and are at the heart of our culture.  We encourage flexibility of working to ensure a healthy work/life balance.  We are one team; supportive and fun celebrating individuality.  We are Rowe IT

Sound good?
If you are passionate about your work, proactive and curious about new technology and solutions, we want to hear from you.  Send your CV and covering letter to careers@roweit.co.uk

Just so you know, we’re proud to be an equal opportunities employer and we value diversity at our company. We don’t discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or choice of mobile phone.

To apply for this job email your details to info@roweit.co.uk.