EPAM Systems

Nordics Delivery Director

2 weeks agoStockholm, Sweden

Since 1993, EPAM Systems, Inc. (NYSE: EPAM) has leveraged its advanced software engineering heritage to become the foremost global digital transformation services provider - leading the industry in digital and physical product development and digital platform engineering services.
Through its innovative strategy; integrated advisory, consulting, and design capabilities; and unique 'Engineering DNA,' EPAM's globally deployed hybrid teams help make the future real for clients and communities around the world by powering better enterprise, education and health platforms that connect people, optimize experiences, and improve people's lives. In 2021, EPAM was added to the S&P 500 and included among the list of Forbes Global 2000 companies.

Selected by Newsweek as a 2021 Most Loved Workplace, EPAM's global multi-disciplinary teams serve customers in more than 45 countries across five continents. As a recognized leader, EPAM is listed among the top 15 companies in Information Technology Services on the Fortune 1000 and ranked as the top IT services company on Fortune's 100 Fastest-Growing Companies list for the last three consecutive years. EPAM is also listed among Ad Age's top 25 World's Largest Agency Companies for three consecutive years, and Consulting Magazine named EPAM Continuum a top 20 Fastest-Growing Firm.

DESCRIPTION

Currently we are looking for a Nordics Delivery Director for our Stockholm office to strengthen our Delivery Management Team to drive end-to-end client projects. You have to be able to engage people, working fully autonomously, build your own strategy aligned to EPAM strategy and goals. You are ready to solve complex problems, drive solutions and to deal with all kind of challenges outside of your comfort zone. You are hands-on, do have a strong technical background matched with managerial skills. You are a team player ready to cooperate with experts all over the world. You are demonstrating EPAM engineering and leadership excellence to our customer and to your peers.

The role is to ensure end-to-end successful delivery for complex programs, projects or multiple workstreams in various domains. The Nordics Delivery Director at EPAM is accountable for the overall project delivery, client satisfaction and management of expectations while ensuring that the work is on strategy, on time and within budget. He or she should also be capable of having complex technical discussions both with EPAM team and customer, and drive implementation of the solution from the architectural prospective.
What You'll Do

  • Hands-on management the end-to-end client delivery from initiation through the whole life cycle; ensuring projects/programs are delivered successfully in line with EPAM processes
  • Managing customer relationship, expectations, represent delivery on governance level
  • Running multiple streams of activities, clients
  • Accountable for delivery in all aspects - financial, sourcing, implementation and business
  • Cooperate with your peers, delivery partners, including technology consultancy, account management
  • Work closely with multi-disciplined teams of product owners, architects, engineers and quality assurance to drive estimates, delivery plans and retrospectives. Identify and manage engagement risks and flag major issues early
  • Participate in business development at existing clients and at new projects. Understand client needs, continuously identifying new opportunities
  • Lead and represent delivery in sales, presales activities until contracting and beyond
  • Share knowledge, best practices within the organization and with customers
  • Continuously educate yourself
Requirements
  • Hands-on experience delivering complex projects, managing customers
  • Experience with at least one of the following domains: Telecom, Manufacturing or Banking & Financials
  • Strong, proven management skills
  • Deep understanding and hands-on experience with Software Development Life Cycle, and various methodologies, experience with Agile delivery
  • Hands-on experience with different engagement models
  • Ability to establish solid working relationships with clients, plus the ability to work effectively as a member of a dynamic, dispersed virtual team and to meet deadlines
  • Strong experience working with distributed teams on the client side
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and planning skills are necessary
  • Exceptional organizational, leadership and stakeholder management skills
  • Self-motivated, ability to multitask, reliable to deliver on time, quick-thinker, able to work in a fast-paced work environment
  • 5-10 years' experience working in consulting or outsourcing Account/Delivery Management
  • 5+ years' Project Management experience
  • Fluent English
  • Bachelor's Degree, MBA or equivalent business experience is preferred
We offer
  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills
  • Opportunity to work on leading edge platforms, working in a fast-paced, agile, software engineering culture
  • Knowledge-sharing with colleagues from EPAM's global tech communities
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
  • Regular performance feedback and salary reviews
  • Opportunities for professional growth
  • EPAM Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP) (subject to certain eligibility requirements)
  • Some of these benefits may be available only after you have passed your probationary period
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Client-provided location(s): Stockholm, Sweden
Job ID: EPAM-61688