Agile Delivery Manager

Product · London, London, City of
Department Product
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

The Opportunity 


Peak is a Decision Intelligence company - where we are democratising AI for every business and building a great company that everyone loves being part of. We are on a mission to help organisations use AI to make great commercial decisions, all the time. Just as importantly, we are also focused on building an amazing company: one where we truly value our people & culture, and strive to make an amazing and diverse place to work. Our recent Best Companies award & World class accreditation for being one of the top companies to work for is a testament to this.

 

We have ambitious plans over the coming years - to create and lead a new category of enterprise software; the decision intelligence system (Decision Intelligence), expand our operations and create the best working culture possible. This is a great time to join Peak and our world-class Product team, as we start the next stage of our global growth. 


The Purpose


Part of the product team in Peak is focused on building CODI, our platform for configuring Decision Intelligence solutions for our customers. We are committing to investing more in the platform to build new features to enable scalable solution work. This role helps ensure that product managers stay hyper-focused on continuous and iterative feature improvements and releases, whilst seeking ways to optimize work with engineering.


The Role


To keep our product teams focused on building the best Decision Intelligence platform in the world.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Overall responsibility for managing the product delivery process, ensuring that features are launched as committed, that risks are identified and mitigated and that issues are addressed pro-actively.
  • Contribute to the ongoing improvement of product operations, and help ensure that the product operations methodologies are followed in a pragmatic and constructive way.
  • Collaborate deeply with the product managers to drive a focus on value against the product vision.
  • Lean in to interactions with engineering to ensure grooming happens reliably and effectively, that responsibilities are well understood, progress can be tracked and issues can be identified & resolved.
  • Continually remind the product managers of the roadmap and the product vision, to ensure hyper-focused activity.
  • Prepare relevant reports highlighting progress in delivery.
  • Finding ways to improve delivery velocity.


Personal skills


We’re on a big mission at Peak ‘to be the global leaders of AI’ and we need teammates with the some particular values-driven qualities to help us make this happen:


  • Open - Keen on hearing feedback from others, including stakeholders from other teams that are part of the delivery process.
  • Driven - A strong desire to solve really complex problems.
  • Curious - Keenly interested in understanding why existing processes and “friction” exists and thinking outside the box for solutions.
  • Smart - Will love making complex things simple for people to relate to and understand.
  • Responsible - Take pride in your work, and be proactive in sharing praise of the team with others.


Required experience:


  • A strong working knowledge of Agile and Lean practices and how to apply them inside a B2B SaaS product organisation to drive improvement.
  • Working familiarity with JIRA and related toolset.
  • Familiar with working across multiple time zones and as part of a culturally diverse team.
  • Comfortable being sufficiently technical to ensure understanding of a feature, sufficient to drive improvement.
  • Able to represent progress and updates to senior commercial stakeholders.
  • Naturally capable in leading teams through iterative improvements to drive continuous improvement.
  • Comfortable working with multiple inputs to drive to a specific outcome.


What we offer

  • Opportunity to make a large impact in a fast-growing company with global ambitions and influence Peak’s early success in entering the global market.
  • Share options / Equity in Peak - Peak is our company, Peak is your company
  • 25 days annual leave when you start (rising with each year of service up to 30), plus 8 days public holidays (3 flexible days for you to use when convenient)
  • A fantastic working environment with open communication channels, flat team structure and a truly collaborative style.
  • Flexible culture - Hybrid working model (Clubhouse/Home) and flexible hours with work life balance in mind.
  • Opportunity to work from anywhere in the world for 1 month of the year
  • Great maternity leave benefits (more details here).
  • Mental and physical health support through a variety of channels, e.g., Headspace and Spill app subscriptions, online yoga/boxing/HIIT classes, regular team days and social activities (online at the moment).
  • Cycle to work initiative and public transport season ticket loans.
  • Learn from like minded & talented team members across multiple disciplines.
  • Opportunity to develop in various areas that you may take an interest in as part of your personal development.

 

Inclusion and Diversity at Peak


Our mission at Peak is to help businesses do great things with AI - we are the innovators, the disruptors and the gamechangers.  


Diverse and inclusive companies will drive the fourth industrial revolution - and we will lead from the front. 


Over the next 5 years, we need more than words to create a stronger company and a fairer society, which is why Peak are committed to not only creating an amazing place to work, but a diverse and inclusive one too.


We want to create awesome teams and leadership, where everyone can bring their authentic selves to work and their ideas to solve the complex problems for the companies and the communities we serve.


About Peak


Peak is the pioneer of a new category of enterprise software, Decision Intelligence; the commercial application of AI to optimize business performance. Decision Intelligence allows companies to fulfill their potential, and grow revenues and profits. Peak’s platform is used by leading brands across industries such as retail, CPG, direct-to-consumer, construction and manufacturing. Peak’s customers include Nike, PepsiCo, KFC, PrettyLittleThing, Superdry and CJ Group. 


Peak has been named a Gartner ‘Cool Vendor’ for AI in retail, and was also named in The 10 Best Technology Companies to Work for 2021 with the Best Companies 3-star ‘World Class’ accreditation, which recognizes extraordinary levels of employee engagement. Peak is an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Retail Competency Partner and Machine Learning Competency Partner, and is ISO 27001 accredited.

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  • Location
    London, London, City of
  • Department
    Product
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced