We are seeking a Delivery Manager to join The Economist in Birmingham.
The Economist is the leading source of analysis on international business and world affairs. We deliver our information through a range of formats, from newspapers and magazines to Apple TV/OTT apps and VR Experiences. What ties us together is the objectivity of our opinion, the originality of our insight and our advocacy of economic and political freedom around the world.
With a growing global circulation and a reputation for insightful analysis and opinion on every aspect of world events, The Economist is one of the most widely recognised and well-read current affairs publications.
The Economist’s product team is a passionate group of digital professionals who look after a number of digital products and services, both facing our readers and The Economist's businesses. The team consists of a range of skills, from product managers to delivery professionals, working in cross functional teams, on mobile products and experiences. Fostering strong agile engineering practices and making data-driven decisions the team plays a pivotal role in making our business partners deliver growth.
We are a multi-disciplinary team working in a fast-paced and collaborative environment, who value honest opinion and open debate.
We’re responsible for designing, building, testing and releasing one of our key products for customer experience, managing all the customer experiences that subscribers are exposed to ranging from e-commerce down to managing their subscriptions on-line. We’re in the business of building modern, state-of-the-art products, and delivering a first-rate user experience is essential.
We build our software incrementally, iteratively, and continuously, so you’ll be able to see new work go live to over 11 million visitors around the globe every month. Our flavour of agile has been heavily influenced by Scrum and Kanban, and if something isn’t working, we change it.