Agile Delivery Manager

Erste Group IT International GmbH, o. z. Slovakia

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Contract type
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
We are obliged by law to quote the minimum wage of EUR 2500, - gross per month for this full time position.

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

The Future of Banking is Digital. Digital transformation is happening at every level in the banking industry, and leading this disruption by delivering digital solutions across Erste Group, is what we do. We want to continuously improve our applications and appreciate customer feedback very much. Artificial Intelligence, check, Data Scientists making meaning from Big Data, we’ve got that covered too. One of our prized solutions is the award winning digital banking platform, George, providing a desktop and mobile banking gateway for the bank’s retail customers. We are agile & awesome, creative & brave, playful & serious. And we are looking for great people to help us deliver this promise.

As an Agile Delivery Manager, you understand that there’s little question about your purpose – getting stuff delivered. You need to understand the business needs and be capable of managing expectations, provide clear direction and expected goals, while avoiding unnecessary escalations. By having a complete overview of planned delivery, and closely working with central squads and local digital teams in business and IT, you will ensure an impediment-free pathway. In achieving this goal, you need to communicate in one voice with your team and be transparent to challenges, providing an action plan to resolve the obstacles. You thrive in a dynamic working environment where agile is not only a mindset, but also a way of working and living.

Employee perks, benefits

•The opportunity to work at Vienna’s coolest offices, with an ambitious multi-national team and to cooperate with colleagues across boarders
•Have flexible working hours and are open for remote working
•We care for your personal well-being and career development while actively supporting your educational needs
•Encourage regular conference visits and multiple chances strut your stuff
•Feed you with coffee and fruits and provide table soccer and table tennis to train the stuff away

Information about the selection process

We thank all applicants for their interest in Erste Group IT International. We are very glad to receive CVs of all candidates that can possibly become our future colleagues.
After receiving your application, we will carefully evaluate it. Please note that due to time limitations we will contact only prospective candidates that meet our expectation best.
In case you are not selected for this particular position, we will keep your CV for possible contact in the future. If you are interested to know more about us and follow our openings in the future, please visit
Thank you once more for your interest.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)

Personality requirements and skills

•An abundance of agile project management skills and a track record in rolling-out digital solutions in Agile environments
•An ability to lead and drive the further roll-out of George, our digital financial companion to over 3 million Europeans, throughout our CEE countries and beyond
•Knowledge of how to structure complex issues, prioritize them and support their implementation
•Expertise in Agile principles (SCRUM, KANBAN), while successfully managing international integration projects
•Knowledge of the software development life cycle, and experience working with Jira and Confluence
•Awareness of planning necessity, foreseeing the risk and being ready to quickly act on changes

•Being highly skilled at working cross-functionally and building processes, communication and trust across teams
•Closely working together with respective teams, like product management, demand management, requirements engineering, development, testing, etc. to bring ahead and deliver defined requirements following agile principles
•Being able to manage testing (FAT, Regression) and provide valid results to business for their final decision
•Reacting fast, and with conviction, on possible project impediments (risk and change management)
•Having a well-built technical knowledge (architecture, software development, APIs, infrastructure etc.)
•Establishing clear and well-structured communications, especially with main stakeholders
•Expressing your values and opinions in fluent English, plus a CEE/SEE language and/or German may be handy.


Brief description of the company

EG IT INT is the IT services provider of Erste Group, supplying Group Solutions to Erste Group entities.
We provide development, implementation and integration as well as operations of group-wide IT solutions. Therefore, we play a strategic role within Erste Group, offering the best service for the best price.

Our services

IT solutions provider of Erste Group, supplying Group Solutions to Erste Holding and its CEE subsidiaries.
As part of Erste Group, Erste Group IT International (EG IT INT) provides development, implementation and integration as well as operations of group-wide IT solutions for the international banking business and therefore plays a strategic role within Erste Group.

Group IT solutions are provided in the following areas:
•Group-wide digital banking,
• Wholesale banking and capital markets,
• Bank steering functions (risk management & financial management) as well as BI systems and the Group Data Warehouse.

We operate offices in Austria, Slovakia and Czech Republic with more than 900 employees.

All services are provided to Erste Group entities and include:
• Management of software development and integration projects (planning of the required budget and resources, coordination of the requirements collection, specification and implementation)
• Requirements definition with the customers and their integration into the existing process landscape
• Software development, integration and testing based on elaborated technical concepts
• Architecture and business analysis
• Deployment of the solution (handover to operations)
• Operations and maintenance of applications (problem handling, bug fixing and minor improvements)
• Integration of third party software into the existing IT landscape

IT driven change
Being the best at IT also means being the best at change. We are an enabler for new emerging business lines at group level which go beyond country boundaries. We help new business lines to integrate quickly and become part of Erste Group. We serve as an agent of change.

Number of employees

250-499 employees

Company address

Erste Group IT International GmbH, o. z. Slovakia
Tomášikova 64
831 04 Bratislava


Contact person: Mgr. Silvia Suránová
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3559276   Dátum zverejnenia: 14.1.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   We are obliged by law to quote the minimum wage of EUR 2500, - gross per month for this full time position.