Work in any location in the UK
Have current Security Clearance
Manage and own delivery of multiple development streams over one or more agile delivery teams.
Give the teams, client and project the best possible opportunity to succeed in a variety of environments.
Work with multi-disciplined product teams (UX Research & Design, Software Developers, Agile Test), you will be responsible for ensuring there is clear prioritisation, communication and delivery of digital solutions
Own the agile team processes, ensuring agile approaches are adopted and maintained.
Coach teams and clients to enhance their agility and help them develop
Use varying tools and techniques to identify and drive improvements to quality and delivery
You’ll use appropriate metrics to track and forecast delivery, manage dependencies and expectations and highlight and improve inefficiencies in ways of working
You’ll enable teams by identifying and removing risks and impediments
Be responsible for scoping and defining roadmaps
Own the delivery plan and visualise and radiate information for agile teams and client to ensure transparency.
Required skills and experience:
Experience in defining Digital Products in a government organisation – familiarity with Government Digital Services (GDS).
Experience of managing delivery of software products into central government organisations or similar.
Development of successful products from alpha through to production.
Demonstrable experience of multiple agile methods, tools and practices (Scrum, Kanban, Lean etc.) and be able to pragmatically apply and coach them as required.
Excellent negotiator and influencer, able to make smart, practical decisions under pressure.
Excellent leadership, communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
Effective October 1, in order to enter Leidos facilities in the US and to attend Leidos business events outside our facilities, employees will be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. Effective January 18, 2022, all Leidos employees must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks past final dose) unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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