Agile Executions Lead (Digital Operations/Services)

Salary & Benefits: Competitive Package & Benefits

Department / Function: Project / Programme Management

Location: UK

Job Advert Description:

As NTT DATA invests in a period of sustained growth, we are looking to hire a Subject Matter Expert in Digital Operations who can help build our UK and Ireland practice.

Your role, working with leads across Strategy, Consulting, Capabilities, and Development Delivery, will be to define, run, and evolve a suite of market-leading digital operations propositions that can be used across industries.

We are looking for an Agilist who is keen to progress his/her career in a truly innovative and people driven business.  This is a key strategic role, building out best in class propositions and content and build both internal capability as well as work with our clients

Primary Responsibilities

  1. To create best-in-class propositions that define how different clients and industries should set-up, run, and evolve operations functions
  2. To create in house delivery methodology for digital operations which can be used in the UK and EMEA and be the basis for standardized delivery in our near and off shore delivery centres
  3. To deep-dive into ongoing accounts to guide our clients to greatness
  4. To initiate operations functions (in multi-shore models)
  5. To run Operations Teams for key clients when required
  6. To support business development in creating and delivering proposals to new and existing clients
  7. To create re-usable assets from the digital operations work we have undertaken in the UK and EMEA
  8. To work with our other practices to share our experience and grow our footprint through collaboration
  9. To manage content creation and account support and train a team of consultants in modern, agile operations

Key Competencies

  • Knowledge of the latest agile operations methodologies and trends as well as ITIL processes
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Consulting / Professional Services experience
  • Initiative and dependability
  • Expertise in digital operations (campaign, content, data, technical, and service operations) for enterprise
  • Experience in setting-up operations functions (in diverse geographies)
  • Experience in hands-on operations execution (including running distributed operations teams)


Experience Required/Beneficial

  • Experience setting-up modern, agile operations teams (required)
  • Experience running agile operations teams (required)
  • Knowledge of core technical workflows for digital operations(required)
  • Knowledge of Information Management and Content Management Systems (beneficial)
  • Experience in creating and winning proposals for Operations work with a value of +£2m p.a. (beneficial)
  • SAFe qualification (beneficial)
  • Knowledge of scaled agile delivery (beneficial)


Join NTT DATA in the UK and you will be joining a growing company where you will be more than just another employee. With an entrepreneurial attitude you will have the opportunity to grow your career and stand out from the crowd. At NTT DATA we help develop innovative business and IT solutions for some of the most respected organisations in the public and private sectors. 

At NTT DATA we place great importance on the value of diversity. The powerful effect of being able to call on a diverse workforce and all the benefits that go with it are central to our culture. It's a core principle that no one should be discriminated against because of their differences, such as age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, religion or sexual orientation. We believe that building an inclusive and diverse workplace is essential to our success; we want our people to feel comfortable, be themselves and, as a result thrive.

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