Delivery Manager – Covid Pass
Advertising Start Date:
11 Apr 2022
Band 8A – £47,126 – £53,219
Hours Per Week:
Full-time, flexible working options considered
Where applicable subject to a London weighting allowance which is 20% of your salary subject to a minimum payment of £4,608 and a maximum payment of £7,097
02 May 2022
About the role
NHS Digital is the national information and technology provider for the health and care system. Our growing team of 2,700+ information analysis, technology and project management experts create, deliver and manage the crucial digital systems, services, products and standards upon which health and care professionals depend, working in partnership with both national and local organisations.
We’re growing and are have opportunities for Delivery Managers to join our Citizen Health Technology directorate to support the Covid Pass programme.
NHS COVID Pass enables citizens to demonstrate their COVID-19 status when travelling abroad or when visiting organisations who have opted to implement a domestic certification process. Since its launch in May 2021 the service has been used millions of times.
Our Delivery Managers:
Are responsible for managing the delivery (including documentation, assurance and deployment) of digital products, services or initiatives
Ensure our delivery teams are adopting and applying the most appropriate lean and agile techniques
Identify and resolve risks, issues, dependencies and other blockers to successful delivery
As a Delivery Manager you will:
be responsible for the delivery of products and services by multi-disciplinary user-centred or software delivery teams
work closely with a Product Manager, ensuring the vision, objectives and outcomes of the team are clearly defined, well-articulated, and understood by all members of your team
contribute to the on-going development of NHS Digital’s Digital Services Delivery Professional Group, and the community of Delivery Management specialists
lead a highly effective team, supporting them to ensure they are collaborating well and motivated. Encouraging and facilitating continuous improvements across the team, focussed on what is key for the delivery of digital products and services
utilise a range of agile practices and techniques including Scrum and Kanban
use clear, open and transparent frameworks with your delivery team (such as Kanban, Lean or Scrum)