Delivery Manager

Toronto, Canada

Ranked as #12 on Forbes’ List of 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies for 2017, EPAM is committed to providing our global team of over 24,000 people with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty, and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.

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You are curious, persistent, logical and clever – a true techie at heart. You enjoy living by the code of your craft and developing elegant solutions for complex problems. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as a Delivery Manager. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.

EPAM is looking to add a Delivery Manager for a permanent, full time opportunity to join our Toronto team of professionals. The ideal candidate will lead a portfolio of projects for large enterprise class accounts and contribute to making the team even stronger.

Responsibilities

  • Be responsible for project governance, handling delivery end-to-end, communication with the customer and handling all the project related delivery matters;
  • Take a proactive part in suggesting technologies, tools and approaches;
  • Be responsible for setting up the project from the ground up, as well as advocating for the best engineering practices and tools for effective use;
  • Contribute to the presales activities including estimations, architecture reviews, and documentation;
  • Contribute best practices and processes as well as delivery management knowledge base to the company;
  • Be responsible for staffing/resourcing for successful project delivery, proactively supervising technical delivery teams both onshore and offshore;
  • Drive engagements of the average size of 20-50+ FTEs in total;
  • Govern the delivery across stakeholders, handling complicated engineering issues, making sure the design, code and overall solution is of top-notch quality. Be completely responsible for the overall customer experience in terms of delivery;
  • Be responsible for developing and executing the succession plan of the projects on their account;
  • Take a proactive role in contributing to the best delivery management practices and processes within the company;
  • Participate in mentoring and talent development programs for delivery leads and managers.

Requirements

  • 8+ years of experience in software delivery;
  • 3+ years in a Delivery/Team Lead, Solution/Enterprise Architect, or Delivery/Project/Program Manager position;
  • Solid experience in managing delivery engagements end-to-end on teams averaging 20-50 in total;
  • Experience in governing project delivery across the board of all stakeholders and proven track record in handling complicated engineering issues, assuring quality and timely delivery;
  • Strong, proven experience in software engineering with ability to design and deliver sustainable solutions;
  • Experience in the design and implementation of continuous integration, delivery, and deployment setups;
  • Strong communication skills, and proven ability to handle conflicts and taking on responsibility;
  • Experience and up-to-date knowledge of design and implementation of end-to-end solutions (including OOP, SOA, mobile, and responsive applications);
  • Experience with outcome based setups, delivering on hard commitments and fixed timelines;
  • Agile/Scrum experience is a must;
  • XP experience is a must, or an alternative vision on delivering high quality code;
  • Professional services experience is preferred.

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