Delivery Manager

Omnigon is looking for a Delivery Managers to manage and improve end-to-end software delivery across multiple technologies, in most cases Responsive Web, iOS and Android. The Delivery manger optimizes team member contribution and delivery throughput by eliminating waste and optimizing the value stream from product management through production deployment.  This leader utilizes the appropriate agile project management methodology to meet the requirements and timeline of a project. 

The Delivery Manager is involved in all key areas of software delivery including: project management, system architecture, development, QA testing and Release Management. The Delivery Manager leads the collaborative, dynamic planning process, prioritizing the work that needs to be done against the capacity and capability of the team in the context of business requirements and deadlines.

 Experience

  • Former developer that has strong Leadership skills
  • Experience managing teams of 8-12 delivering responsive web, iOS and Android projects
  • Extensive experience with Atlassian Suite of SDLC tools
  • Experience developing high-traffic mobile and web solutions for projects that have aggressive timelines
  • Skilled at leading development teams, mentoring and coaching across role areas.
  • Experience using two or more of the following: Agile, Kanban, Lean, SCRUM, eXtreme Programming, Test Driven Development, Waterfall, Continuous Integration/Deployment
  • Experience translating business requirements to technical requirements and system architecture
  • Proficient in inspiring confidence within an engineering team
  • Excellent communicator in English and Russian (both written and spoken)

Technical – General Understanding of All, with deep knowledge of a few

  • Front-end: responsive web, card based layouts, front end optimizations, CDN and in general caching layers
  • Back-end/CMS: overall understanding/oversight
  • Mobile: OS Stats, Trends, Design Guideliens, In-App Purchase requirements, Deep Linking, Social Sharing
  • Ad Integration on Web and Apps, Static and Video
  • Image Manipulation Trends for Responsive Web
  • Web and Mobile Analytics (GA, Omniture)
  • SEO/Search
  • CDN products
  • OTT/Video Delivery - overall concepts across Web and Apps
  • User Management/Security
  • AWS Offerings
  • Video Management Systems

Responsibilities

  • Overall responsibility for successful technical delivery of the project
  • Sprint planning, daily standups, interaction with Solution Architect, Business Analyst, DevOps and others as needed to resolve blockers and move project towards successful finish
  • Maintains an environment in which high quality services are delivered through fostering adherence to the quality system documentation.
  • Continually seeks improvements and efficiencies in the way in which work is approached
  • Provides proactive resolutions to developing problems, and suggests modifications that may result in a permanent fix to a problem
  • Oversees and / or undertakes system integration using diverse tool sets; Contributes to decisions about tools, methods and approaches

Minimum Qualifications 

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline, or equivalent practical experience
  • 5 years of relevant hands-on technical management experience of software developers, systems administrators/architects, as well as a record of individual technical achievement
  • 3 years of experience in leading highly-complex, technically-challenging, cross-functional software oriented projects from inception to delivery
  • Experience delivering distributed systems
  • Extensive working experience reading API documentation and proposing/documenting logical and efficient approach to achieving business requirements

 Preferred Qualifications

  • 5 years of experience in leading highly-complex, technically-challenging, cross-functional software oriented projects from inception to delivery
  • Extensive experience delivering projects on top of AWS
  • Interest in European and American sports
  • Experience working for a Digital Agency-type company
  • Some form of certification (PMP, Agile, AWS, etc)

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with regular pay and yearly bonus
  • Good working environment
  • Medical Insurance
  • English courses
  • Opportunity to improve English skills by regular communication with native speakers
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Book club, events and democratic atmosphere in the team
  • We will help in relocating from another city

 About Omnigon:

Omnigon is a team of digital strategists, artists and technologists working exclusively in digital content delivery in the sports, media and entertainment industries. Since its founding in 2008, Omnigon has established itself as a market leader, focused on helping clients achieve returns on the strategic, creative and technical investments they’ve made. Omnigon, headquartered in New York and with offices in Los Angeles, London, Toronto, Kiev and St. Petersburg, works with celebrated, global brands including PGA TOUR, AS Roma, NASCAR, World Rugby, Arsenal FC, Little League International, the United States Golf Association (USGA), FOX Sports, Miami Heat and countless others.  


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