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Agile Project Manager

Newbury, Berkshire
Job Type
7 Sep 2022

Agile Project Manager

Location: Newbury/Home(Hybrid Working) Benefits: Excellent basic salary plus bonusCOVID-19 Notice: We are continuing recruitment and have implemented new processes that promote candidate and employee safety. As part of this we have moved to a virtual hiring and onboarding process until further notice.

What will you be doing?

Data Engineering and Management team provides the business the data necessary to make data driven decisions by using our expertise to deliver new data streams to enable Vodafone to challenge, improve and drive company results.

This position will be responsible for working within a team to deliver new data capability, providing responsive information, analysis, and reporting capability in line with an agile development framework. As an Agile Project Manager, you will play a critical role in supporting the delivery of timely, accurate and clear outputs for Data Delivery.

Other responsibilities will include supporting, reviewing and ensure quality and integrity of deliverables into and that directly affect the Data and Analytics (Finance) estate, review and authorise components of Data and Analytics projects. We have an exciting capability agenda and this candidate will have the opportunity to support the delivery roadmap of new capabilities.

This role provides expert guidance and delivers through self and others to; Source and integrate structured and unstructured data from dozens of local data sources and implement solutions to wrangle, cleanse, validate and govern data.

It if fundamental for this role to have knowledge and appreciation for both the technical and commercial aspects of business and a desire and ability to build effective solutions that meet the needs of stakeholders. Being able to do this in line with Vodafone's technical landscape. The successful candidate will share our passion, our pioneering spirit and hunger for innovation and change; they will have a great eye for detail and the ability to work across Finance and IT. This role has a range of activities so good organisation skills are essential.

Key accountabilities include:

  • Working with the wider Data and Analytics team, Data Domain and Business Partners, support and input on design authority ensuring adherence to best practices and work with Data and Analytics Domain and partners meet SLA/OLAs.
  • Review and ensure quality and integrity of deliverables into and that directly affect the Data and Analytics (Finance) estate, review and authorise components of Data and Analytics projects (BRS, HLD, LLD, SIT and UAT).
  • Support Data and Analytics Business Partner team with prioritisation and delivery against multiple demand items.
  • Sourcing, ingesting, wrangling and validating data sets, building pipelines to transform data
  • Managing complex stakeholder relationships

Who are we looking for?

  • Experience with Teradata, TSQL, MS SQL Server, SSIS.
  • Proven track record of delivering new database and reporting capability
  • Understanding of databases, data manipulation and analysis techniques.
  • Project delivery experience
  • Agile Scrum and Agile ways of working experience
  • Exposure or knowledge of the following tools also desirable; Qlik, MicroStrategy, Tableau or Google Cloud platform

What's in it for you?

An excellent basic salary and bonus with 28 days holiday entitlement, in addition to bank holidays and paid leave for charity projects. We offer an extensive and flexible benefits package that can be tailored to suit you and your family. We're proud to provide a Reconnect programme with flexibility for individuals returning to work after a career break. From our market-leading parental leave policies through to employee discounts, retail vouchers, pension plan and share schemes we are committed to supporting you throughout your career with Vodafone.

Worried that you don't meet all the desired criteria exactly? At Vodafone we are passionate about Inclusion for All and creating a workplace where everyone can thrive, whatever their personal or professional background. So if you're excited about this role but your past experience doesn't align exactly with every part of the job description, we would encourage you to apply as you may be just the right candidate for this role or another role, and our recruitment team can help see how your skills fit in.

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business. We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.

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  • Job Reference: 706407668-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Vodafone UK
    Vodafone UK
  • Location: Newbury, Berkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Consulting & Corporate Strategy
  • Job Type: Permanent