Systems Integrator / Technical Delivery Manager - OSS

Systems Integrator / Technical Delivery Manager - OSS

Job Title: Systems Integrator / Technical Delivery Manager - OSS
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hampshire
Salary: £450 - £495 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH5581
Contact Name: Mark Crorkin
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 19, 2017 17:22

Job Description

Our client requires a Senior Systems Integrator/Technical Delivery Manager to work on a number of projects as part of a £ multi-million transformation programme.

The successful candidate will need to have significant experience of full life-cycle (including planning), complex technical delivery projects involving external vendors, with significant experience in OSS Inventory Platforms.

Key Accountabilities

The SI Technical Delivery Manager works with the existing IT PM's and the Technology Lead. The primary accountability for the SI-TDM is to ensure all project technical deliverables arrive within agreed scope, quality, timelines and cost parameters.

Technical Integration Assurance

Work with multiple IT, supplier and readiness teams to ensure that the proposed solutions can be delivered, identifying support mechanisms required to cover new functional areas
Manage stakeholders through effective communication with technical and non-technical stakeholders and participation in project change boards
Work closely with individual development, support and operational teams to ensure the planned changes are understood, tracked and implemented in a timely and controlled manner
Ensure that all changes to systems are appropriately tested before they are transitioned to the live environment, and that individual defects are identified, prioritised and driven to conclusion.
Technical Delivery Management

Own the RAID log, track RAIDs to effective resolution
Prepare timely status reports for own and managed work streams
Attend Programme & Project review boards supporting the programme team ensuring that feedback is understand and enacted upon
Ensure that Project technical Go /No-Go calls are held as part of the governance process.
Mandatory Requirements

Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate the following:

Experience: 5 years + experience operating as a Technical Delivery Manager on large and complex full lifecycle technology programmes using SDLC methodologies across a number of IT projects in a blended team environment (i.e. Top Tier SI, contract, perm, vendor, cross-business functions)
Expertise: Come from a development or technical architecture background
Working Environment: Track record of operating effectively in a matrixed, fast moving, dynamic, challenging, release-orientated project environment
Functional and Technical Experience: OSS Inventory systems