Software Development Project Manager

Reed Technology
Filton, Bristol
17 Jul 2017
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description:
Software Development Project Manager
(£37,000 - £52,000)

Are you the one that always has a plan and makes things happen?
Have you completed your first projects as a Scrum Master, Project Coordinator or Project Manager, and keen to develop your career in Project Management?
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced and outgoing Project Manager, who is responsible for all Software project deliveries.

The Team
You will project manage developments over the full life cycle of our products. These developments are key to our capability to deliver world-class products.

My client is based in the Bristol area.

You will be surrounded by world-leading experts and will have the opportunity to work with some of the very best people in the industry.

As Project Manager your responsibilities will include:
• Planning and scheduling across the Scrum team
• Tracking and monitoring
• Stakeholder communication
• Risk management
• Continuous improvement

Job Requirements:
Essential Skills and Experience:
• University Degree in Computer Science or a similar discipline
• Experience of working as a Project Manager, Project Coordinator or Scrum Master/Product Manager
• Ability to work with people effectively, locally and globally
• Strong communication skills – verbal and written
• Understanding of the concepts of risk management
• Familiarity with project and development management tools
• Prince 2 Qualified

Desirable Skills and Experience:
• Demonstrated ability to plan and track project activities using Agile methodologies
• ITIL Qualified
• Experience from working in an organisation delivering software products
• Experienced with using Jira tool
• Formal project management qualification (e.g. PMP)
• The role will be collaborating with teams elsewhere, and travel to other sites may occasionally be required.

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