Technical Delivery Manager - must have .Net development experience

Dallas, TX 75207

Posted: 01/23/2020 Job Number: 285010344907

Job Description

Our client located in Dallas TX near the Medical District is seeking a Technical Delivery Manager for a 12 month contract. 
  • Previous experience working as a software developer or systems engineer is required.
  • Previous experience working in post-production software support is strongly preferred.

Role Purpose:

The Technical Delivery Manager is responsible for leading the delivery of medium and large, strategic, and complex technology implementation projects.  You will help to ensure that technical solutions are delivered effectively, aligned to our business and technology roadmaps and strategy, and that they deliver maximum value to our internal and external customers. 

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Support the delivery of our technology transformation strategy in order to meet organizational goals and objectives, and to improve the quality of service delivered to business users and customers.
  • Manage cross-functional delivery teams of indirect reports comprised of business analysts, quality analysts, developers, and other technical team leaders and specialists in order to promote a culture of innovation and accountability.
  • Work directly with Project Managers from the business to coordinate the delivery of technology scope items in support of the over-arching project objective.
  • Liaise with functional architects, solution architects, technical teams (developers and analysts), and leadership employed by our company or in partnership with a systems integration partner.
  • Coordinate with BA, Development, and Quality teams across multiple programs and SI partners to ensure timeliness of deliverables.
  • Manage technical dependencies and roadblocks.

Leadership & Management:
  • Lead and develop high performing teams, supporting Agile/Hybrid Waterfall working practices.
  • Use Agile/Hybrid Waterfall methodologies to maintain a strong focus on delivery priorities, accountable for delivery of projects, and swiftly responding to changing requirements.
  • Promote resilience and responsiveness in the organization by being open and honest about challenges, and the actions required to address unexpected developments.
  • Identify, manage and seek to resolve technical risks and issues against business requirements, and drive troubleshooting sessions.

Desired Skills and Abilities
  • Previous experience working as a software developer or systems engineer is required.
  • Must possess a combination of technical depth, project management, and stakeholder management skills.
  • Self-sufficiency in problem solving and knowledge acquisition from resources throughout the company.
  • PMP Certification Preferred; SAFe Certified SCRUM Master certification preferred.
  • Expert project management, expectation management, and negotiating skills.
  • Process / workflow analysis and use case documentation, including cost/benefit and break-even analysis.
  • Effective at motivating a team of indirect reports.
  • Solid understanding of business fundamentals, such as capital budgeting, human resource planning across a large organization, and finance and operations.
  • Superb organizational and communications skills.
Contact:  Deborah Laster 214-705-1827

Job Requirements

MS Project, PMP preferred (see internal comment below) Technical software development background. Experience working on application development projects around Microsoft (.Net shop) Post production preferred 4 year Degree Agile/Hybrid Waterfall experience
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