Vodacom is a Leading African Mobile communicationcompany providing wider range of communication services including mobile voice,messaging, data and converged services to over 60 million customers.
From our roots in South Africa, we have grownour mobile network business to include operations in Tanzania, DRC, Mozambiqueand Lesotho.
The mobile networks cover a total population of approximately 200million people.Through Vodacom BusinessAfrica (VBA) we also offer business managed services to enterprises in over 40countries across the continent.
Vodafoneis the majority shareholder of Vodacom and has a 65% share.
We’re at our best when we lead and over the past 20years, as the Company that pioneered mobile in South Africa, Vodacom hasachieved a remarkable list of firsts.
We’re immensely proud to be a leader in our field and are 100% committedto continue trailblazing.
work relentlessly to reallyunderstand the customer; look at decisions through the customer’s eyes and takepersonal accountability for the customer experience.
We have the below vacancy available in ourOrganisation :
The G Bandis based within theIT job family
This role is responsible providing businessinformation during release and iteration planning, as well as supporting thereview, refine and re-
prioritization of the release backlog
Yourresponsibilities will include :
Work with the Product Owner to clarify goals andbusiness value outcomes
Manage program planning of engineering delivery
Monitor and facilitate programs
Manage the deployment of all releases into productionand define / assess release readiness according to business requirements
Coordinate and communicate the release pipeline todeliver frequent releases across business outcomes; manage externaldependencies, ensuring alignment across key partners and vendors
Track and report on release progress and managerisks
Manage sourcing relationships
Continuously improve release processes, implementing best practicesconsistent with agile methodologies
Functional & Technical / Skills
Agile software development environment and methods, e.g. Scrum, TDD, BDD,Kanban
Business and systems analysis in a large digital environment
Development of software systems in Web-scale environments
User and technical acceptance testdesign, execution, and validation
Market research, design thinking, and lean start-up methods (MVPs)
Customer experience design of digital products and services
Analytics / AB / multivariate testing and related tools
Data-driven decision making
Expertise in supporting team facilitation and management tools, e.g.JIRA / Confluence, MS Project
The idealcandidate for this role will have :
Master’s or Bachelor’s Degree or National Diploma in Computer Science,Information Systems, Business Administration, or other related field
Seven or more years of experience in supporting successful delivery in BusinessAnalysis (or equivalent role) across full product lifecycles, from MVP tomarketable products in iterations, including support transition
Experience working with agile methodologies, such as Scrum, Kanban, XP,BDD and ATDD
Experience in the use of analytics and AB / multivariate testingpreferred
Experience managing senior stakeholders
Professional experience and knowledge of the Telecommunications industrystrongly preferred
JIRA / Confluence, MS Project, or equivalent experience preferred
The base location for this role is Vodacom Midrand
The Company’s approved Employment Equity Plan andTargets will be considered as part of the recruitment process. As an EqualOpportunities employer, we actively encourage and welcome people with variousdisabilities to apply.