Full Time Delivery Engagement Lead in Richmond, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/9/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We build and support mission-critical applications, online services, and platforms that enable innovation for customers across a wide spectrum of industries.


  • View your team's success as your own
  • Are passionate about what you do
  • Love to teach others new skills
  • Seek opportunities to learn
  • Enjoy leading and growing a team
  • Easily adapt to new project requirements and client expectations
  • Are able to convert service practices into reusable products

What You'll Do

    • Serve as the primary interface between the counterpart on the client side and the company.
    • Collaborate on the appropriate technology solution to meet the client's business needs.
    • Articulate tradeoffs and compromise on solutions and delivery plans to best meet the client's technical and budget constraints.
    • Lead and/or provide guidance on Agile ceremonies and processes including sprint planning, demos, retrospectives, backlog grooming, resolving issues, project financials, issue and risk resolution, etc.
    • Assess resource needs and allocation to meet the client's desired outcome.
    • Lead assessments of project delivery strategies, resulting in proposed statements of work .
    • Manage relationship and vision between multiple clients and the company.
    • Demonstrate ability to own projects from start to finish.

Required Skills

    • Ability to communicate solutions conceptually to the client at the level of detail required for both business and technical teams.
    • Strong experience in consulting with specific expertise in technical project scoping, execution and management of multiple clients.
    • Ability to translate client's desired outcomes into executable technical delivery plans.
    • General understanding of the latest technology and architecture patterns, specifically with API and DevOps experience.
    • Deep understanding of software development methodologies and a realistic understanding of executing using those methodologies in varying client environments.
    • General knowledge of cloud infrastructure platforms such as AWS, Azure, etc.
    • Proven ability to identify, escalate and resolve project risks and issues in diverse environments to ensure on-time, on-budget project delivery.
    • Experience leading and coaching engineering teams in best practices for Agile project delivery.

Preferred Skills

    • Progressive growth in past experience as a Certified Scrum Product Owner and/or Certified Scrum Master
    • Deep understanding of Agile delivery methods and tools, and knowledge of how to leverage them in diverse environments.
    • Strong executive presence, presentation and problem solving skill sets.