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Lead Technical Programme Manager - Cloud Platform Engineering


Tesco Maintenance
Salary: Competitive
Location: Welwyn Garden City
Job type: Permanent
Category: Management Jobs
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About the role

LTPMs deliver agile complex, cross-functional technology programmes that support colleagues and help serve our customers better. They work collaboratively, influence Product, Engineering and business colleagues and lead the programme to deliver value quickly and often.

You will be responsible for

In this job, I

* Deliver complex programmes with multiple business and technical risks that will impact the success of key Tesco business priorities

* Establish new or improve existing programme delivery methodology to deliver the programme goals

* Shape programmes with ambiguous scope and uncertain delivery approach

* Create and track a plan to deliver the programme goals, including the technical implementation plan, ensuring colleagues and stakeholders from across Tesco are kept up-to-date

* Provide advice and guidance on programme delivery (mentoring other TPMs and supporting Engineering/Product teams)

* Understand trade-offs in software delivery using experience and influencing skills to drive consensus with the Engineering and Product teams to obtain the best value and solution

* Am able to foresee potential risks and issues, establish a process, facilitate discussion and manage escalations

* Am aware and evaluate trends and new concepts in programme and product delivery

* Am able to understand a technical architecture to be able to foresee the impact on dependencies, delivery timelines and implementation plans

* Have good knowledge of engineering best practices and practical infrastructure implementations to appreciate delivery challenges

* Collaborate with the Product and Engineering teams to define annual budgetary requirements

* Build positive relationships with suppliers & external stakeholders to deliver software or professional services, holding them to account on delivery and improvement plans

* Support vendor selection processes (tendering, agreeing SLAs, warranty periods, outsourcing)

* Facilitate and support the development of individuals

* Communicate clear objectives and career path for any direct reports

* Coach peers and other roles, teaching where required, on methodologies and programme management tools and coach/mentor on leadership

* Participate in the recruitment process

* Contribute actively to TPM community

You will need

Key skills relevant for this job:

* Project Management

* Stakeholder Management

* Programme Management

* Communication and Influencing Skills

Key experience relevant for this job:

* Have a proven record of accomplishment in delivering technology and/or infrastructure; having done so across multiple teams in multiple geographies

* Have experience of building credible relationships and influencing senior management & leadership teams

What’s in it for you

* An annual bonus scheme which you can achieve up to 3.5% of base salary.

* Colleague Clubcard (including a 2nd card for a family member) after 3 months service with 10% off most purchases at Tesco.

* Holiday starting at 25 days plus a personal day.

* A retirement savings plan - 4%-7.5% contribution rate.

* Life Assurance - 5 x contractual pay.

* Buy As You Earn Scheme which allows you to buy Tesco shares and save tax after 3 months of service.

* Save As You Earn Scheme which gives you the opportunity to save direct from your pay for three or five years with the option of using your savings to buy Tesco shares at a discounted price after 1 year of service.

* Access to Tesco Learning and Development Academy.

* Deals & Discounts through Tesco including Tesco Mobile & Tesco Bank.

* Deals and Discounts through many other external businesses.

* Cycle to work and Car Share Schemes.

* Onsite discounted Nuffield Health Gym.

* Subsidised Canteen.

About us

Our vision here at Tesco is to become every customer's favourite way to shop, whether they are at home, out shopping, on the move, anywhere in the world.

We want our customers to be inspired and whatever they are looking for, we’re finding bigger and better ways to provide it.

Everything is underpinned by our continuous drive for the best tools and technology to deliver our vision. We’re driving innovation and transforming our Technology to become the world’s leading retailer.

We need people who share our ambition to deliver for our customers; passionate and confident people willing to take the initiative and drive us forwards. In return we offer excitement, a great team, an excellent benefit package, and significant career development opportunities.

Joining us means playing a part in defining, building and launching an ambitious roadmap of digital products that could affect the lives of millions of people over the years to come.

If that sounds exciting, then we'd love to hear from you.

The position will be based at our Technology Centre in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire.
About the role

LTPMs deliver agile complex, cross-functional technology programmes that support colleagues and help serve our customers better. They work collaboratively, influence Product, Engineering and business colleagues and lead the programme to deliver value quickly and often.

You will be responsible for

In this job, I

* Deliver complex programmes with multiple business and technical risks that will impact the success of key Tesco business priorities

* Establish new or improve existing programme delivery methodology to deliver the programme goals

* Shape programmes with ambiguous scope and uncertain delivery approach

* Create and track a plan to deliver the programme goals, including the technical implementation plan, ensuring colleagues and stakeholders from across Tesco are kept up-to-date

* Provide advice and guidance on programme delivery (mentoring other TPMs and supporting Engineering/Product teams)

* Understand trade-offs in software delivery using experience and influencing skills to drive consensus with the Engineering and Product teams to obtain the best value and solution

* Am able to foresee potential risks and issues, establish a process, facilitate discussion and manage escalations

* Am aware and evaluate trends and new concepts in programme and product delivery

* Am able to understand a technical architecture to be able to foresee the impact on dependencies, delivery timelines and implementation plans

* Have good knowledge of engineering best practices and practical infrastructure implementations to appreciate delivery challenges

* Collaborate with the Product and Engineering teams to define annual budgetary requirements

* Build positive relationships with suppliers & external stakeholders to deliver software or professional services, holding them to account on delivery and improvement plans

* Support vendor selection processes (tendering, agreeing SLAs, warranty periods, outsourcing)

* Facilitate and support the development of individuals

* Communicate clear objectives and career path for any direct reports

* Coach peers and other roles, teaching where required, on methodologies and programme management tools and coach/mentor on leadership

* Participate in the recruitment process

* Contribute actively to TPM community

You will need

Key skills relevant for this job:

* Project Management

* Stakeholder Management

* Programme Management

* Communication and Influencing Skills

Key experience relevant for this job:

* Have a proven record of accomplishment in delivering technology and/or infrastructure; having done so across multiple teams in multiple geographies

* Have experience of building credible relationships and influencing senior management & leadership teams

What’s in it for you

* An annual bonus scheme which you can achieve up to 3.5% of base salary.

* Colleague Clubcard (including a 2nd card for a family member) after 3 months service with 10% off most purchases at Tesco.

* Holiday starting at 25 days plus a personal day.

* A retirement savings plan - 4%-7.5% contribution rate.

* Life Assurance - 5 x contractual pay.

* Buy As You Earn Scheme which allows you to buy Tesco shares and save tax after 3 months of service.

* Save As You Earn Scheme which gives you the opportunity to save direct from your pay for three or five years with the option of using your savings to buy Tesco shares at a discounted price after 1 year of service.

* Access to Tesco Learning and Development Academy.

* Deals & Discounts through Tesco including Tesco Mobile & Tesco Bank.

* Deals and Discounts through many other external businesses.

* Cycle to work and Car Share Schemes.

* Onsite discounted Nuffield Health Gym.

* Subsidised Canteen.

About us

Our vision here at Tesco is to become every customer's favourite way to shop, whether they are at home, out shopping, on the move, anywhere in the world.

We want our customers to be inspired and whatever they are looking for, we’re finding bigger and better ways to provide it.

Everything is underpinned by our continuous drive for the best tools and technology to deliver our vision. We’re driving innovation and transforming our Technology to become the world’s leading retailer.

We need people who share our ambition to deliver for our customers; passionate and confident people willing to take the initiative and drive us forwards. In return we offer excitement, a great team, an excellent benefit package, and significant career development opportunities.

Joining us means playing a part in defining, building and launching an ambitious roadmap of digital products that could affect the lives of millions of people over the years to come.

If that sounds exciting, then we'd love to hear from you.

The position will be based at our Technology Centre in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire.
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