Software Delivery Manager Job in Nairobi, Kenya (280K)

Job Vacancy: Software Delivery Manager (Oil & Gas industry)

Salary: KES 280,000

Location: Nairobi

Job Summary: Responsible for the delivery of new and improved software to our client.

The SSD oversees software developers in Kenya and Tanzania and continuously improves the software delivery process using Agile working practices

Job Responsibilities:

  • Build and lead the software engineers through hiring, coaching, mentoring, and feedback;
  • Deliver software solutions to address business needs to agreed timelines;
  • Plan software delivery from long term roadmaps through to individual sprint planning;
  • Establish modern, agile software development practices and help develop and evangelize great software engineering;
  • Grow a healthy, results driven, collaborative application delivery culture;
  • Assist designing the technical architecture of the platform;
  • Track progress and development velocity;
  • Ensure software quality through throughfall design, standards, code reviews, and testing;
  • Establish and operate a CI/CD process with automated testing;
  • Manage the release process.


  • Experience overseeing engineering teams in an agile environment;
  • Experience of monitoring and managing products in production;
  • Strong development experience, (although this is not a hands-on role) ideally in either PHP, Node js or Python;
  • Good knowledge of DevOps tool chains and processes;
  • Knowledge of project management tools and processes;
  • Excellent organization, communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Working knowledge of AWS (Amazon Web Services);
  • Good understanding of Information Security;


  • Degree in Information Technology or equivalent
  • Qualifications in Agile or Project Management an advantage

How to Apply

Send your CV to by 15th May 2020.

Clearly indicate the subject line as “Software Delivery Manager”

ICT and Technology
Updated: May 12, 2020 — 7:40 pm