Delivery Manager

Delivery Manager


Hulme, Manchester

Over the past two decades, UKFast has grown from a two-person start up to a multi-million pound business. Dedicated to continuous innovation and providing world-class managed hosting and dedicated server solutions, we transform our customers businesses by using cutting-edge technology combined with incredible connectivity and award winning customer service and support.

Research, Development and innovation is one of the key focuses at UKFast and plays a major part of our success and our drive for excellent service. The products and software that we create has enabled us to provide this through automation, products and systems, helping us to experience exceptional growth over the past 20 years.

UKFast have some very exciting plans and as such we are currently looking for an experienced Delivery Manager to work with a dedicated team of people to deliver our product vision for the Future. Working closely with the VP of Engineering the Delivery Manager will help to implement our technology strategy and create value proposition for products which are developed within the R&D pod.

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The role:

The Delivery Manager will work closely with the Product Lead to develop the product roadmap delivering business plan targets, technology goals and business value. You will be responsible for estimating scope and budget management, resource and work-package planning as well as time, risk and change management.

The Delivery Manager will be responsible for leading a team and managing issue/ conflict resolution, effective communication management and quality management. You will introduce and execute latest delivery methodologies, tools and frameworks to ensure competitive advantage.

You will encourage and motivate the team, drive weekly retrospectives, coaching and developing high performance while championing agile methodologies.

Our benefits:

  • Pension Scheme with significantly higher matched contributions
  • Birthdays off as an extra paid holiday
  • A Tax paid bonuses of £1000 after 5 years, and an amazing £10,000 after 10 years with the team
  • Private BUPA healthcare cover after a years’ service
  • Full paid maternity leave for first 16 weeks and full paid paternity leave for 2 weeks after two years' service.
  • Award-winning training and education centre with three full-time teachers who help you obtain accreditations, develop and learn.
  • An extra weeks holiday the year you get married.

Our facilities and perks:

  • On-site gym with steam room with weekly boot camp and Yoga classes.
  • Sports clubs such as running, football and netball
  • Free kettle bells, pyramid, spinning classes and circuit training
  • Games zone with arcade games and retro consoles to play
  • Free fresh fruit delivered to the office
  • A bar - free drinks on a Friday to end the week
  • Crèche on site – somewhere to play when your kids come to visit
  • A giant slide
  • Table tennis and pool tables     
  • Onsite parking
  • Quiet zones and sleeping pods
  • Bring your dogs to work every day with plans in place for kennels in the near future.