Competitive with excellent benefits + bonus
Vacancy Type:
23 (GVC)
About The Role

We're looking for a Technical Delivery Manager to join us in Stratford! You will be responsible for managing delivery of projects within the development stream, focused on building quality digital products supporting the Ladbrokes Coral Sports brand.

This role will work closely with a number of Product Managers from across the commercial teams to define the roadmap for the stream’s products and translate this into a set of user stories. You will lead the collaborative, dynamic planning process, prioritising the work that needs to be done against the capacity and capability of the team.

You will require a strong “can-do” attitude to succeed in a dynamic environment and will need to build strong relationships with stakeholders within both the technical and commercial teams. You will deliver projects using agile methodologies but grounded in a pragmatic results-driven approach.

The role requires both a background in and understanding of technology. You should enjoy partaking in technical discussions and investigations, as there will be plenty of that!

The position will lead a co-sourced delivery team working in partnership with 3rd party developers and testers, including offshore resources, and the Delivery Manager role is vital in ensuring that solutions are delivered with consistent quality and aligned with business objectives.

  • Strong communication skills, verbal and written.
  • Experience with large scale integration projects.
  • Significant experience working in fast-paced, technology-led environment, serving both internal and third-party platforms.
  • Extensive experience utilising project tools and methodologies.
  • Excellent relationship and stakeholder management skills.
  • Proven leadership skills – experience in motivating high performing teams.
  • A proven track record of delivering projects on time and within budget in a highly pressurized 24/7 environment.
  • Significant experience in managing and leading people in matrix management.
  • Significant experience with Agile methodology.
  • Experience in working and manage 3rd party associates or vendors.
  • Advanced experience with project managements tools such as MS- project, PowerPoint, Excel and Jira.
  • Experience of implementing and working with Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) is preferable

Our Culture As Real As It gets

At GVC we're a diverse team, sharing a commitment to quality and success

Whether you're playing a key role in your local community as part of our retail team, or working out the next big gaming trends in our digital team, you'll enjoy a culture and a benefits package that we're extremely proud of.