Lead of Software Delivery

Advertised Category: 
Project Management
Category Description: 
Information Technology\IT Management
Information Technology\Project Management
software delivery
microsoft project
From 4300EUR/m., Final salary depends on experience of the candidate.

About the Client

Our client is a German-Slovak innovative company with a long-standing tradition. In a total of four largely independent divisions, systems for parking lots and leisure centers, systems for railway security technology, systems for passenger equipment and systems for gas stations etc. are developed, produced and distributed.

About the Role

Our client is looking for Lead of Software Delivery.


- Direct report of a team of Software Delivery Managers.
- Responsible for the overall management of Software Deliveries of our customer projects.
- Constant review of the SW delivery status and advice to the PMs if needed.
- Reporting to top management and to customers for SW deliveries.
- First escalation instance in the project and propose options / potential solutions to bring the projects back on track.
- Setting and monitoring of achievement of main software delivery KPI’s”on time, on budget, on scope, on quality”.
- Capacity management of the Software Delivery Manager group according to portfolio of customer projects.
- Responsible for the further development of methods and tools to improve efficiency and transparency within SW delivery.
- Monitoring of the top-down planning process based on rough break down of customer deliveries into phases and Product increments (PIs) up to detailed planning on team level. Transition from phased based delivery to continuous delivery based on MVP and project milestones.
- Proactively resolution of planning conflicts between customer projects among project teams and as part of PI planning driven by Project portfolio. Escalation of critical conflicts to Head of Project Management.
- Coaching of Software Delivery Managers towards excellence in project planning and management of deliveries.


- Proven record of successfully delivered complex IT projects in the role of Project Manager, Software Delivery Manager or Software Department Head.
- Familiar with requirements engineering and design of complex large scale solutions.
- Ability of liaising with internal stakeholders and clients.
- Positive attitude with the ability to embrace change and adapt method and tools.
- Analytical and communication skills, creativity, critical thinking.
- Strong team spirit and ‘can-do’ attitude.
- Ability to make substantial decisions without supervision.
- Self-motivated, responsible and self-directed.
- A natural problem solver who can think outside the box.
You and us are the best match if following technologies, tools and methodologies are your playground:
- Microsoft Project, JIRA, SharePoint, Confluence. PRINCE2, PMP.
- Scrum, Agile Best-Practices, Scaled Agile Framework.

Nice to Have Skills


How to apply
In case of your interest to apply for this position, please, send us your curriculum vitae in English language on jakub.halajcik@sourcefirstinternational.com .
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