Agile Delivery Manager - Machine Learning and AI

  • Job Reference: PG292
  • Date Posted: 20 October 2020
  • Recruiter: ShareForce Ltd
  • Location: London, Greater London, England
  • Salary: £70,000 to £90,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: £70k - 90k per year + Bonus + Benefits
  • Sector: Contingent Placement > Applied Intelligence
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Agile Delivery Lead to join a well-funded Data and AI Scale-Up who are using the latest developments in big data and machine learning technology to re-imagine decision making for some of the UK’s leading companies. Our client designs, builds and runs Machine Learning and AI products that combine data science and are designed to solve valuable problems for customers. Additionally they also develop and maintain a platform of components and AI engines which form the basis of bespoke AI products. 

Responsibilities

  • Build and maintain positive client relationships from pre-sales through to delivery and managed service
  • Run unique discovery workshops designed to identify, qualify and validate AI opportunities
  • Assess client opportunities and challenges through interviews and data analysis to develop cohesive AI/ML propositions
  • Manage Projects from pre-sales through to go-live and managed services
  • Lead development activities using agile methodologies including owning and prioritising the product backlog
  • Develop pricing strategies for products and services to ensure they deliver a robust value proposition
  • Contribute to product strategy

You are…

  • Value-focused and always looking to deliver products and solutions which solve real customer problem
  • A creative thinker, problem solver and doer
  • An excellent communicator and comfortable leading engagements with clients
  • Passionate about the potential of AI/ML to create a positive impact
  • Curious and questioning, they identify gaps before they become issues
  • Obsessed with User Experience and ensuring that products are used and loved by customers
  • Able to work in multidisciplinary teams alongside engineers, data scientists and sales and marketing teams
  • Believe in the benefits of agile, incremental delivery to ensure value is being delivered at every step
  • Technically minded and have a good base of understanding of machine learning
  • Able to articulate a vision for a product they look after and can cut through the noise of requirements and feature requests to zone in on what’s important.

Typical Experiences:

  • As an engagement lead in a professional services company, responsible for ensuring agreed scope is delivered on time and budget
  • As an agile delivery lead (scrum master/project manager) responsible for running day to day delivery for a multidisciplinary team including software engineers and data scientists
  • Working in a delivery, UX or technical role on a product/project which leans heavily on data, machine learning or AI

Additional Information

  • Salary Offered: Basic Salary £70k - £90k based on experience + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
  • Based: Home / Central London