Delivery Manager

Remote, Full time

BLIP is hiring a Delivery Manager

About Blip: To work in a company that is part of the Paddy Power Betfair Group is to work in one of the largest and fastest-growing online betting and gaming operators in the world! You'll experience different, because Blip is a place where tenacious, adaptable and quick thinkers thrive and only the best manage to get a position. You'll be working in a truly continuous delivery environment that includes: Continuous Integration, Deployment and Testing.

 

The Role

The Delivery Manager is accountable for a Software Engineering delivery team and its software delivery. You will passionately lead a team of 5 software engineers and 1 QA engineer to deliver amazing value to their customers. Using lean and agile methodologies, you will be responsible for the pace, scale, and performance of your team delivery. Having a technical background, with experience in all aspects of software delivery processes, from inception to release, will set you up for success.

 

As a Delivery Manager at Blip, you will:

  • Lead, inspire, motivate and line manage a multi-disciplinary software development team;
  • Coach, hold 1 to 1s, set and review objectives, appraise performance, and assist with career development, ensuring effective performance management;
  • Lead a ‘delivery with a high-quality culture that is results-oriented and takes accountability;
  • Responsible for achieving and sustaining people's engagement;
  • Meet ambitious timelines while balancing business risks and trade-offs;
  • Drive the team to continuously improve processes in an always changing environment;
  • Maximize employee retention through motivation and strong management;
 

Required:

  • At least 5 years of proven track record of leading and managing multi-disciplinary teams on complex software projects;
  • Using agile methods for software delivery;
  • Working with distributed, redundant, and transactional systems and the quality assurance of these;
  • Managing the development of a team by ensuring that project tasks are in line with each team member's defined career path, as much as possible;
  • Using defect tracking systems;
  • Strong analytical and diagnostic skills, particularly with regard to technical risks, issues, and constraints;
  • Strong leader and energetic motivator;
  • Work well under time and environmental pressures;
  • Demonstrate senior principles, leading by example, showing work ethic and passionate, professional attitude;
  • Proven track of project management;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (English and Portuguese);
  • Team player, who strives to maximize team performance;
  • BSc or Masters in Computer Science or equivalent demonstrable.


The funny bit:

  • Competitive salary and bonus scheme.
  • 25 days annual leave.
  • Games room.
  • Snacks and drinks.
  • Sharesave scheme. 
  • Career progression.
  • Global mobility. 
  • Discounted gym memberships.
  • In-office shower and locker rooms.
  • Health and well-being classes (Yoga, Bootcamp, etc.).
  • Free breakfast.
  • In-office masseuse, nutritionist, and ergonomist. 


Want to know more? Get in touch with us 👇

Apply to Job
Full Name*
Email*
Phone
LinkedIn Profile
Resume*