Hospitality Digital GmbH

Agile Delivery Manager (m/f/d)

Hospitality Digital (HD) was established in 2015 as a wholly owned subsidiary of METRO AG to develop digital solutions that contribute to the success of HoReCa (hotels, restaurants, and caterers). The easy-to-use tools are designed for the demanding day-to-day of gastronomy business owners to save time and money. Under the DISH brand, HD provides competitive solutions for some of the most pressing challenges of the industry: online food ordering without any additional commission fee, ability to take reservations 24/7, menu profitability calculation, online presence management in internet and across 20+ social media networks among others. More than 200.000 restaurateurs across 16 countries already use digital solutions of Hospitality Digital to improve their business performance. 

For more information, please visit www.hd.digital and www.dish.co

 

About this position:

HD Platform Evolution is the motor behind HD’s digital solutions. We are three teams (Infrastructure, Development, QA & Support) in charge of main development cycle and of the agile framework orchestrating cross-functional deliverables. HD is in a transition phase, transforming from a startup into a mid-size digital pioneer in the HoReCa industry. In order to help us keep and scale up our startup culture, we are looking for a team player to strengthen our team and support us design HD’s agile framework. 

If you are a self-sufficient program manager, with a technical background and proven experience in agile methodologies, we would like to get to know you. 

 

Your responsibilities:

  • help to define and implement HD’s scaled agile methodology as an agile leader
  • coach individuals, teams, and management in agile mindset and practices
  • empower cross-functional teams to work self-sufficiently 
  • be responsible for strengthening HD’s agile methodology on the day-to-day basis and encouraging its continuous improvement 
  • take accountability for the release of strategic projects and product features as main project manager
  • contribute to successful management and structure of projects
  • oversee adequate technical implementation of multiple projects within time and budget 
  • identify and develop solutions to impediments or bottlenecks 
  • map dependencies between projects, solutions and teams
  • partner with product and engineering teams to manage complex and large-scale cross-team initiatives
  • build strong relationships with HD stakeholders and vendors ensuring clear communication towards project goals, risks, progress, and deliverable quality

 

Your Profile:

  • 5 plus years of combined experience as technical project manager, and/or program manager (across many projects)
  • Experience managing agile software projects based on a variety of technologies
  • Proven track record in managing cross-functional teams (with more than 10 people)
  • Experience in working and managing external vendors 
  • Highly organized with a strong ability to track and follow up on details with technical and non-technical audiences
  • Open-mindedness that allows to work efficiently in an intercultural team  
  • Previous experience with Atlassian / Jira especially helpful 
  • SAFe certification is considered a plus
  • Pristine communication skills and team work skills 
  • Exceptional persistency and flexibility
  • Fluent in English language, German and/or French is considered a plus