Delivery Lead


Location: Sydney

Job Type: Full time


Servian is an award-winning, people-focused, global tech consultancy with a rich heritage in Data, DevOps/Cloud, Digital, Machine Learning and Cyber Security. We embrace innovation, change, and the positive impact it has on us and our clients. As a Servianite you will have the opportunity to work on a wide range of interesting projects, using a variety of emerging technologies. We aim to build an employee experience where you will grow more with us, not be drowned out by the loudest voice, and hence we strive to set you up for a career that will have a greater impact.

Our business is focused on developing our people and offerings across the following:
Cloud & Technology - Cloud Services (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform), DevOps and Automation inc HashiCorp
Data & Analytics - BI/DWH, Big Data Analytics, Data Engineering, Data Science and Advanced Analytics (Snowflake)
Digital - Full stack Development, UI/UX Design, Mobile Development
Customer Engagement - Marketing Campaigns, Campaign Analysis, Customer Insights
Artificial Intelligence - Natural Language Processing, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Deep Learning
Cyber Security - DevSecOps, Penetration Testing, Multi-Cloud Security, Security Posture Analysis

The Role:

We are currently looking for Delivery Leads to join the team. As a Delivery Lead, You’ll run cross-functional blended teams using the latest delivery methodologies. You’ll be passionate about the technologies we work with, be excellent at rapport building and managing senior stakeholders.

Previous experience with consulting and hands-on experience with Cloud and Data projects are essential, as you will be expected to influence and lead clients as well as our teams. You are able to demonstrate experience with delivering technology projects, and you are able to outline best practices for delivering Data Platforms, API, or Cloud Solutions.

What will you be doing?

  • Work with clients to establish objectives, goals and general criteria for success of engagements.
  • Work with the product owners and engineering managers to compile and prioritise the backlog, compile a roadmap and plan delivery sprints.
  • Iteration Manager for the team; set up ceremonies and processes for the team.
  • Dependency and risk management with external teams and stakeholders.
  • Weekly status reporting, organise and run showcases and retrospectives.
  • Works towards cross-skilling the team and knowledge sharing.
  • Lead definition of team’s definition of done, and definition of ready.
  • Assist with proposals, project plans and commercial contracts for new opportunities.
  • Presenting to clients and partners on Servian solutions and offerings.
  • Brown-Bag and Workshop facilitation with clients, partners and our team.
  • Your experience:

  • > 5yrs experience of leadership in commercial context delivering technology projects
  • Strong experience leading delivery of Cloud, Data Platform, DevOps projects
  • Experience preparing solution specifications and/or product backlogs for enterprise solutions.
  • Led Development teams delivering software in an Agile fashion.
  • You have created visual presentations to present complex technical topics.
  • Prior or current experience programming in at least one language.
  • Experienced in converting customers’ laborious manual processes into automated software solutions.
  • You have written engaging solution pitches for prospective clients
  • Experience in developing agile operating models
  • Experienced in defining and/or reviewing solution architecture - Desirable.
  • Experienced in writing and influencing a QA strategy - Desirable.
  • Why join Servian?

  • Our career pathways are not a one-size fits all, we help you identify your personal and professional goals through our mentorship program. Helping you put together an action plan and keep you accountable.
  • Growth through unlimited L&D and goal-based learning - free access to Udemy, you pass we pay model for courses and certifications, internal run boot camps and communities of practice (Machine Learning, DevOps, WebDev, Agile/Scrum Guilds)
  • Flat Structure - No silos or departments; have the opportunity to work across various tech stacks, industries and projects. We value trust and transparency, that’s why we have an open-door policy across the business.
  • Create your own destiny - We support our consultant’s creativity. If you have an idea, turn it into an initiative!
  • Flexible WFH policy - We value work-life balance, accountability and autonomy.

  • Wellbeing & Benefits:
  • We provide employees with Life Insurance, Income Protection Insurance and access to an Employee Assistance Program.
  • Generous Parental leave.
  • Substantial Referral fee. We value your opinion and want our employees to contribute to the success of Servian!
  • Wellbeing and mental health initiatives - Yoga, Meditation, Steptember.
  • We are proud to have a sociable workplace that values diversity and celebrates achievements with quarterly company-wide events, social events and more. Think movie nights, laser tag, cooking classes.
  • Monthly in-person team lunches/dinners so you can connect with your colleagues outside of work!
  • Consultant-led initiatives to get everyone excited, which include social and tech clubs (gaming, IoT, wellbeing, VR etc.), meetups, and cloud vendor hackathons.
  • Servian recognises individual differences and welcomes people from a variety of life and work experiences. The diversity of our people is core to our ability to innovate, grow and fulfil our collective aspiration of helping people to own their tomorrow. A natural curiosity, a respect for differences and a growth mindset are valued at Servian.

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