Iteration Manager

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India Full-time

About Us

GO-JEK is the largest consumer technology company in Indonesia, the world's 4th largest market by population. With over 40 million downloads, the GO-JEK app has become the leading transport, payments, courier, and hyperlocal shopping app in the country. GO-JEK is now the largest food delivery company in the world outside the China market, and is the equivalent of three Indian Unicorns combined in the transport, food delivery and payments markets.

GO-JEK has a unique entrepreneurial environment, spanning multiple products.GO-JEK Tech is a  product development and training centre of GO-JEK. The GO-JEK Tech  team comprises of developers, data scientists, designers and product managers who work on product innovation, mining data and crafting consumer experiences. We take pride in our world-class product engineering team who have a deep-rooted passion for working with the engineering community in India on topics such as innovation and Open Source. If you're an independent thinker and all-rounded person, this is the place for you. We are looking for awesome talent ACROSS LEVELS to be part of talented GO-JEK family.

To know more, visit  http://www.gojek.io/

What you will do

  • As the Iteration manager, you will be responsible for managing, scope, product cadence for delivery, constant improvement of quality and productivity through agile practices. As the "keeper of the process”, you will be the de-facto rhythm of the team with a responsibility to facilitate self-organisation and self-driven product teams. 
 
  • Work with the team to establish and follow team practices like standup, core working hours, story kickoff, retrospectives etc to improve throughput and productivity
  • Work with the Products Managers to drive exercises like estimation and showcases for iteration and releases to help with scope management and product cadence
  • Work with the Engineers to establish and report on metrics like code coverage, test coverage etc to drive quality and throughput for the team.
  • Work with the product managers to ensure that the product backlog is current and live. 
  • Help with prioritisation of features to be picked up for an iteration and track velocity to measure and report on cadence.
  • Ensure that the team’s bottlenecks are identified and addressed.
  • Work with the product managers to adapt to changes in planed scope.
  • Help with reducing the “noise” for product teams around communications.
  • Own reporting on progress through burn-up/burn-down charts
  • Keep all stakeholders informed on progress and any potential delays.
What we are looking for
 
  • You greatly value humility.
  • A strong sense of ownership.
  • A passion for crafting delightful customer experiences.
  • A desire to be part of an agile team that delivers impactful results every day.
  • A commitment to writing understandable, maintainable, and reusable software.
  • 3+ years of experience in software development as a technical business analyst or Iteration Manager
  • Ability to understand and implement Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery.
  • Well versed with Lean and Agile methodologies, TDD and Test Engineering and Automation.
  • Ability to plan, prioritise, estimate and execute releases with a high degree of consistency.
  • Ability to scope, review and refine user stories for technical completeness and to alleviate dependency risks.
  • Passion for learning new things, solving challenging problems.
 

 

 

 

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