We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Delivery Manager to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in managing a team of architects and engineers and delivering technical projects.
The key performance indicators or KRA goals for this role include:
- Manage a team of up to six (6) architects and engineers and provide technical guidance to team members on projects.
- Conduct technical interviews for architect and engineer candidates and manage the staffing process.
- Serve as the technical delivery lead for up to three (3) simultaneous engagements, overseeing the project schedule, budget, and scope.
- Represent your direct reports during bi-annual review sessions, providing feedback on their performance and growth opportunities.
- Perform frequent 1:1s with your direct reports, guiding their career development and helping to resolve any technical or performance-related issues.
- Develop and improve operational practices and procedures to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of the team.
- Track and report on team performance and business metrics, providing regular updates to management.
The ideal candidate for the Delivery Manager position should have:
- Proven technical expertise with a background in hands-on technical roles
- Hands-on experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
- Strong leadership and mentorship skills with a track record of managing and developing technical teams
- Exceptional verbal and written communication abilities
- A passion for working in a fast-paced startup environment and the ability to effectively collaborate across different departments
- A continuous learner with a natural curiosity for new technologies
- Alignment with our values and a commitment to fostering a positive work culture
Preferred qualifications include:
- Experience in some of the following:
- IaC (Terraform, Cloudformation, AWS CDK, Pulumi, etc)
- Containers (Kubernetes, Docker, ECS, Fargate, etc)
- Cloud Security Best Practices
- Incident, release, problem and change management processes
- Experience working in a client-facing environment
- Experience working on agile projects
- Consultancy/advisory experience