Iteration Manager - Superannuation

  • competitive
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Contract, Full time
  • Huxley Banking & Financial Services
  • 26 Sep 16

Iteration Manager - Superannuation Sydney CBD Day Rate Contract 6Month initial Contracts

We have a requirement with a leading financial client for an Iteration Manager to work on their Superannuation project. If you meet the requirements below, please apply with your most up to date CV and we will be in touch.

Iteration Manager - Superannuation
Sydney CBD
Day Rate Contract
6Month initial Contracts

Requirements:

  • Building strong, trusted relationships with business and customer groups and within the team, by helping the team to make their work transparent, and managing change as issues arise
  • Prioritising removal of impediments and coaching the team to resolve them
  • Maintaining focus on customer value and outcomes and maximising flow
  • Leading a continuous improvement culture and reducing waste
  • Has the ability to have the touch conversation with the vendor, effectively manage risks and issues and cross stream dependencies.
  • Helping the team achieve a sustainable pace with space for innovation and learning
  • Coaching the team on Agile principles and practices to grow agile maturity and become resilient and high performing through coaching / mentoring and demonstration of thought leadership
  • Assisting in the development, planning and delivery of a portfolio of work for the team
  • Ensure the team remains focused on priorities and aligned to strategy and roadmaps, and that backlog and release plans are maintained
  • Working closely with the Vendor and have the tough conversations
  • Effectively managing change iterations and implementations including ensuring proper closure, handover and post implementation review, and monitoring and analysing initiatives post implementation to ensure objectives are being met.

Required qualifications/experience:

  • Minimum 3 years Financial Services industry experience
  • Tertiary qualification in Superannuation industry desired
  • Certified Scrum Master/Iteration Manager along with solid application experience
  • 12 months minimum experience in a Scrum Master/Iteration Manager role
  • Experience with LEAN methodologies and techniques - Desired
  • Excellent skills in leading a team including coaching, having difficult conversations and providing feedback
  • Facilitation experience and able to facilitate, or mentor others to facilitate, agile ceremonies
  • Excellent presentation and facilitation skills
  • High level release planning, proven deliverables
  • Strong engagement, stakeholder management and influencing skills.

Again please only apply if you have the above relevant experience, to find out more please connect with or contact Dominic Sheppard

https://au.linkedin.com/in/dominic-sheppard-319995107