Delivery Lead @ Charactr

Job description

๐Ÿ’ธ Salary: 14 000 - 18 000 (PLN/mo)

๐Ÿค Agreement: B2B

๐Ÿ“† Type of employment: Full-time/Part-time

๐Ÿ“ Location: Warsaw/remote

๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธ Start: ASAP

๐Ÿ“ Length: Long term

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง English: B1

๐Ÿ‘€ Vacancies: 1


Do you want to work at the intersection of Storytelling, Games, Animation, and AI? If your answer is YES, then you are at the right place :) ๐Ÿ”ฅ ๐Ÿ”ฅ ๐Ÿ”ฅ


We are looking for a DELIVERY LEAD to join Charactr Inc. - a company that's on a mission to bring the world closer together through personalized entertainment.


Together you can build the Charactr AI platform & their first consumer app ๐Ÿš€


About Charactr

We believe that the most compelling stories are ones that are created just for you. Stories where characters can see, interact, and speak with you, stories with characters that know and remember you, stories tailored to your unique tastes and interests, and stories allow you to be an active participant in the story universe.

Weโ€™ve assembled a world-class team to build both the ML-powered technology platform to enable made-for-you entertainment experiences as well as the first consumer app to bring them to mobile devices. Our team comes from some of the worldโ€™s most innovative companies, including NVIDIA, Samsung, Oculus, ByteDance, and top startups like Tylko.


The ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience in agile values, agile planning, and delivery management best practices, as well as good engineering behaviors and principles. The โ€œchosen oneโ€ should be equally comfortable facilitating day-to-day agile ceremonies, working closely with the tech lead, the engineering team, and the stakeholders. He loves to jump into the unknown and gets the sh** done! ๐Ÿฆพ


Job requirements


What youโ€™ll do

  • Improve predictability in terms of delivery (what and when will we deliver)

  • Introduce transparency into what people are working on and what the progress is

  • Better accountability & clarity of expectation

  • Formalize the process more (documentation + people do document and do look into this)

  • Identify and implement the tools needed.

  • Assign roles and responsibilities / delegating work

  • Drive continuous improvement based on data & evidence

  • Identify and remove impediments to ensure a smooth and sustainable flow of work

  • Ensure key metrics are available & effective

  • Collaborate with Agile coaches to ensure teams embrace Disciplined Agile (DA) Principles, implement practices and identify & establish DA lifecycle & continually improve Way of Working

  • Ensure that team planning & estimating is effective

  • Focus team/s on how to deliver work to achieve commitments aligned with iteration goal

  • Support the Product Owner who will manage the backlog and guide the team


Key skills

  • At least 4+ years of work experience in software house environment (IT), and 2+ years in a lead role, example: Technical Team Lead, Tech Lead, Delivery Lead

  • Experienced Agile practitioner (at least 3 years)

  • Work in a chaotic environment to make the people improve every day by defining the processes and tools needed

  • Expertise in estimating, scoping, and delivering large scale digital projects and products, using a variety of techniques

  • Strong communication skills with the ability to manage multiple stakeholders and requests

  • High level of an organization and crucially the ability to handle multiple priorities in parallel

  • Experience in writing Statements of Work, project approaches, and proposals

  • Experience in dependency and risk management

  • Drive to get things done, takes ownership, positive attitude

  • Fluent English (B1/B2 written and spoken)

  • โ€œA match to our cultureโ€- a team player, focusing on what brings value, eager to drive change by taking the initiative and caring for an open and friendly atmosphere.

  • Excellent problem-solving skills, providing structured thinking and alternative viewpoints to big problems, transforming them into actionable work for teams.


Bonus points

  • Cloud Technology Certifications, e.g., Google Cloud Architect - Associate/ Professional

  • Knowledge of agile tools (Jira, Kanban Boards, Whiteboarding, etc.)



๐Ÿ’ฅ If you have what it takes - hit the apply button! ๐Ÿ’ฅ