Senior Product Manager - Software Development / Big Data

People Source Consulting Limited
£68k - £75k pa + car allowance + bonus + benefits
06 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A leading company in customer insight and analytics require a Senior Product Manager with a focus on Agile software development to work closely with clients, understand their needs and bridge the gap with technical teams to produce cutting edge products.

You'll lead creation of a large scale data platform built of open source technology with a focus on Web APIs.

This is a very technical role where you will speak at base level with the leading developers and software architects.

In addition to being very hands on you will also lead a small team of 1 - 3 more junior product managers.

You will undertake extensive requirement gathering with a focus on APIs and then manage the full lifecycle stages from product inception through to delivery. You will organise advisory panels to shape requirements, always keeping an eye on the broader market and external factors which can improve the situation.

You actively be part of the software lifecycle, participating in end-to-end delivery. You'll have heavy liaison with your colleagues in the UK and US.

This is a fantastic opportunity to create a software platform that is changing the way data is presented.

The company are a global organisation who are going through great growth. It's a fast paced and exciting environment, and you'll need to keep up with the latest technologies.

You will receive 26 days leave, a good bonus scheme and a flexible benefits package. On the last Friday of the month the whole company finish at 2pm, and 4pm on all other Fridays.

The role is based in the modern office in central Manchester with easy transport links.

Experience required:

Experience as in a Senior Product Manager within a software development environment
Full knowledge of the software development lifecycle
Solid understanding of Web API and open source technology
Experience at writing detailed technical requirements
A strong technical understanding (maybe you used to be a developer)
Knowledge of an Agile development environment
Experience of Story boards and use cases
A real can do proactive attitude
The ability to thrive in a fast paced environment

If you have the relevant experience please apply now.

People Source Consulting Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

People Source specialise in technology recruitment across niche markets including Information Technology, Digital TV, Digital Marketing, Project and Programme Management, SAP, Digital and Consumer Electronics, Air Traffic Management, Management Consultancy, Business Intelligence, Manufacturing, Telecoms, Public Sector, Healthcare, Finance and Oil & Gas.
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