Technical delivery managers are a type of customer-relations manager specific to the information technology (IT) industry. They are employed, (sometimes on a contract basis and sometimes as full-time employees) to lead large-scale IT implementation projects. This work is largely mental, requiring great knowledge of IT infrastructure, excellent planning skills, and deep understanding of the specific solution being offered by the company for which they are working.
Technical Delivery Manager Tasks
Work with vendors, third parties and clients to integrate solutions.
Facilitate and lead meetings to ensure progress on solutions and products.
Identify and document requirements and set reasonable project timelines.
Document resource needs, risks, project scope and contingency plans.