Technical Project Manager

Recruiter
First Hand Recruitment
Location
Guildford, Surrey
Salary
£45000 - £65000/annum On experience
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Opportunity available for a Technical Project Manager (Security/ Defence/ Cyber /IT) with an engineering, software development or electronics background to join one of the fastest growing companies in the UK. My client is backed by a large FTSE 100 organisation with offices around the world. They are looking to hire multiple ambitious Technical Project Managers (Cyber / Delivery / Change) to drive growth of the business forward.

My client are the market leaders in cyber security, providing the successful candidate with an unrivalled opportunity to lead up the most innovative projects and work with he very latest cutting edge technology.

This role offers an unrivalled opportunity for career progression including above market salary packages on offer.

Responsibility

As Technical Project Manager (Cyber / Delivery / Change) You will be accountable for the delivery of a project or programme with responsibilities including:

• Management of client engagements and business development opportunities
• Production of estimates and project plans
• Selection and mobilisation of project teams (design, development, test, implementation and support resource) to meet customer and internal time constraints.
• Identification and mitigation of technical, schedule and management risks, and allocation and management of corresponding contingency finance.
• Day to day project/delivery management of technical delivery teams including task assignment and review.
• Supporting business development and contributing appropriately to proposals and/or propositions.

Skills and Experience

• Degree educated
• Software development background
• Managing a project team of at least 6 members

Desirable Credentials/Experience

• Prince 2, APM or similar project management qualification.
• Experience working to a Regulatory authority in addition to a commercial client/customer
• Experience of Agile Development
• Experience of managing sub-contractors delivering services and negotiating contracts with these parties on behalf of the client or your own team