Senior Agile Project Manager
Senior Agile Project Manager
Why is our eCommerce Solutions Engineering Team the next step for you?
Our eCom Solutions Engineering team has created a single centre of excellence for delivering the very best eCom products. Based on the needs of our customers and requirements from product management, our eCom Solutions Engineering function guarantees the most effective and efficient delivery of innovations for Worldpay Group, ensuring requirements rationalisation, effective platform ownership and timely delivery. The project portfolio includes business-led projects with technical complexity such as product launches with new platform infrastructure and security components, as well as technology-led projects such as capacity scaling, security upgrades and platform rationalisation.
How will you add value on a day-to-day basis?
You will be responsible for the end to end delivery of technology aspects of projects or technology led projects, ensuring they are delivered in line with the Worldpay governance model and standards. You will ensure that projects are managed to time, budget and quality constraints, as well as implement and drive Agile best practice across multiple work streams and teams. You'll guide Scrum teams on how to use Agile and Scrum practices, and support Agile ceremonies like stand ups, sprint planning, backlog grooming, retrospectives and demonstrations.
Building strong relationships with stakeholders from business and technology teams through open and honest dialogue are a key part of the role. You will be responsible for coordination of the different technology workstreams involved in the delivery of a project, tracking progress against plan and prompt escalation of slippage, issues, risks and decisions allowing for timely mitigation. You will manage issues and risks via a RAID report, present project updates to Steering Committee/ Project Management Meetings, and ensure effective transition of new capabilities into the live environment. You will also be responsible for coordinating sign-off from technology stakeholders and conducting post implementation reviews, ensuring lessons learnt are built into processes going forwards.
What will make you the ideal candidate?
You'll be an advocate of Agile and collaborative working practices and have extensive project management experience from a complex technology environment. We will want you to demonstrate deep knowledge of Agile and Scrum best practices and experience implementing these across multiple work streams.You will have a track record of delivering technology projects on time and within budget, as well as experience with SDLC, project planning, budget management, risk and issue management. Strong stakeholder management and influencing skills are key to the success in this role, as well as end to end project ownership and ideally programme management experience. You will have Agile qualifications like Scrum Master or SaFe, as well as project management qualifications like Prince 2 and APM.
How is Worldpay changing the world?
We are leaders in modern money. Each and every time you use your debit card or credit card to pay for something, whether online or face-to-face, there’s a good chance it happened because of us. On an annual basis our innovations, systems and technology enable billions of money transactions globally. Working with customers large and small, we help them to take your payments quickly, safely and reliably, allowing them to grow their businesses and making your life more convenient in the process. As a leader in global Fin-Tech and the largest London IPO since 2011, this is a great time to join us in building for the next phase of the Worldpay journey.
London / England
Tech and Engineering
June 1, 2017