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Overview

Building the future of Sky Betting & Gaming, with a start-up mentality and approach; Nexus is developing Skybet’s next generation strategic platform & systems. This is a true greenfield programme using cutting edge technologies, including Kotlin, Kubernetes, Spring Boot and Kafka.

In control of our own destiny, we are shaping our future provision to the million customers we see every week and driving innovation within the betting industry. Collaboration, team work, creativity, technical expertise and high quality are synonymous with the Nexus tribe.

Be a part of this unique and exciting challenge!

As a Delivery Lead you will facilitate the delivery of high-quality software regularly, repeatedly and predictably using a metric driven approach to continuous improvement.

You will be passionate about communication, group dynamics and coaching and you are not afraid to raise issues and drive change to remove impediments from your team. You will be working closely with our high skilled team of developers and talented product specialists who love what they do – and we are certain you will too.

You should have an insatiable appetite for learning new things and improving existing ones. As well as taking great pride in your work, you will thrive within a fast paced, greenfield environment and play a key role in defining and driving our culture and team spirit within the Nexus tribe

Agile Delivery Lead

Be a conduit for cross tribe communication, bringing people and teams together to best solve current issues, and represent the tribe in larger company programmes of work

Building strong working relationships with technology, commercial, product and marketing colleagues to ensure the strategic vision and business drivers are fully understood in the technical delivery of and new and existing products

Key responsibilities

Proactively manage dependencies, overcome blockers to delivery and get the best value against constraints

Take ownership of delivering high-profile milestones within the company

Driving excellent practices around Agile estimation, sprint planning, use of Jira,

dependency tracking, team health-checks, task ownership, release planning etc within the team

Help your teams to;

Use metrics to understand and improve their delivery velocity and quality

Collaborate, communicate and focus on what is most important

Promoting a culture of transparency and openness within the Tribe

Protect the team from external distractions so they are able to focus on their delivery milestones

Our People Ambition is to attract & develop diverse & talented people to meet the current and future growth needs of SB&G. Together, our aim is to create the Best Digital Business to work at.

Mon to Fri – Standard

Tagged as: communication, coaching, team work, delivery, metrics

About Sky Betting & Gaming

At Sky Betting and Gaming we bring the excitement of Sports Betting, Casino Games, Poker and Bingo to over 1 million customers in the UK. And we're not stopping there.

With a strong track record in digital innovation, our business based in the heart of Leeds, has more than doubled in size over the last five years. And we're on a mission to find talented people just like you that will help us continue to grow as we expand into Europe.

Delivering Sky Betting and Gaming's mix of first-class products is a genuine team effort. Across our business, whether at the core of customer service, technology, marketing, or finance, there's plenty of opportunity for you, no matter where you want your career to take off.

Join us and grow your career with Sky Betting and Gaming.