Delivery Manager / Project Manager

  • Business Operations
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full-time

Description

As Google Cloud's premier partner in AI, we provide world-class businesses with cutting-edge data solutions in the cloud. We help clients take leading technology to the limits by combining our expertise in machine learning, data engineering, and analytics. With Google Cloud Platform as our foundation, we help businesses future-proof their solutions, deepen their understanding of consumers, increase competitive advantage and unlock operational efficiencies.

THE ROLE

As Delivery Manager, you’ll assist with the successful delivery of the company’s projects across AI, Analytics and Engineering on Google Cloud. This position will suit a passionate Agile advocate with proven experience in a delivery or project manager role managing the full delivery cycle.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Manage project execution and delivery, scope, resourcing & staffing, reports and communication, issues and resolutions, project financials, and customer satisfaction - to ensure joint success for the customer and Datatonic.
  • Ensure a high level of customer satisfaction across all projects by maintaining best-in-class project management and delivery standards.
  • Identify, apply and improve appropriate Agile delivery methodologies (Scrum, XP, Kanban, Scrumban etc.) and techniques, being mindful of clients’ culture and operating environment.
  • Assess project performance and aim to maximize ROI by offering outstanding business value to our clients.
  • Good understanding of Agile and hybrid ways of working.
  • Identify obstacles and bring innovative ways to help the team to overcome them.
  • Managing communications with stakeholders, managing clients’ expectations for deliverables, and implementing an effective project governance system.
  • Help identify metrics for project success.
  • Be an excellent facilitator by empowering the teams and paving the way for project success.

Requirements

  • Project management/delivery management experience some of which within a management consultancy, or SaaS provider or tech start-up.
  • Previous experience with data and/or analytics projects and/or public cloud.
  • Proven senior stakeholder management experience (client-side and internal).
  • A natural communicator with an engaging and considerate approach.
  • A supportive, committed, and empathetic attitude in the performance of daily duties.
  • Desire to join a diverse, multinational team of ML & AI enthusiasts.
  • Passion for innovative technological solutions.

Bonus points (but not essential!):

  • Prior experience in start-up / scale-up.
  • Multi-lingual (especially but not limited to German and French).
  • Agile Project Management, Prince2 or Scrum certification.

Benefits

The Basics: 25 days holiday in addition to bank holidays, choice of laptop, pension scheme (rises by an extra 1% per year of service), team bonus payable annually, tech scheme, home equipment allowance

Health & Wellbeing: Private Healthcare Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Discounted Gym Membership, Cycle to Work and Tech Scheme

Learning: Datatonic encourages continuous learning at all levels with a generous conference budget, freedom to explore the latest tools and technologies as well as regular knowledge-sharing activities. You will get access to Linux Academy, Coursera, and LinkedIn Learning and a £700 Conference Budget

Career Development: A personalised development plan to ensure you hit your professional goals with a clear roadmap for progression

Impact: The opportunity to work on cutting-edge AI and ML solutions spanning multiple industries and with market-leading organisations

Innovation: Access to Datatonic LABs, our Research & Development hub. Experiment and bring forward ideas, create impactful and meaningful work in a creative and collaborative environment - even just for fun!

Office Environment: A modern office set in the innovation hub of Canary Wharf with complimentary fruit, cookies, tea/coffee throughout the day as well as a shared café and working space with panoramic views of London

Team Vibe & Social: A welcoming and friendly team plus regular monthly social events and team off-sites including Tasty Tuesdays (paid lunch) and Thirsty Thursdays (team drinks).


WORKING FOR DATATONIC

Our UK headquarters is based in a tech-centric environment in the centre of Canary Wharf. We also have offices in Stockholm and Geneva and we work with clients in many other European countries. We allow for flexible working hours and the possibility of remote work.

We’re an eclectic team with lots of different interests and personalities. We have many different roles across data science, engineering, analytics, consulting, marketing, business development, and operations. As a company, we have a strong emphasis on learning and professional development. Our core values are:

Cultivating Excellence

A hub for continuous learning, curiosity, developing ideas, testing things out - and then putting ‘excellence’ into practice.

Owning It

Working collaboratively in cross-functional teams to achieve customer delight. We love what we do and draw immense satisfaction from taking responsibility and seeing the results of our work.

Purposeful Impact

Creating positive change for our customers, using the most relevant machine learning and analytics approaches and the best technologies to meet real business needs.

Winning with Partners & Friends

Our business has been built on great partnerships and open-source collaboration. It’s one thing to be successful, but to do it in partnership with great people and other great companies is even better in our opinion.

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