Software Engineering Project Manager

10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Software Engineering Project Manager, Dorset, £45,000 - £48,000 plus relocation assistance

A global organisation is seeking a Software Engineering Project Manager to join their team on a permanent basis to work at their site in Weymouth.

Working within a high technology environment the Software Engineering Project Manager will be responsible for heading up and leading project teams to deliver multiple, high-value projects from sketch to realisation.

Other responsibilities include: Leading the Software aspects of projects to deliver them to tight timescales and within specified budgets; Managing project life-cycles; Organise / Chair meetings on project progress; Identifying, articulating and managing the major risks associated with the successful achievement of projects; Providing accurate forecasts; Manage project costs; Board level presentations on project progress; Responsible for ensuring continual roadmaps of products and technologies is laid out to ensure continual success of projects.

In order to be considered for this position candidates need to have a strong proven track record in delivering the software aspects of multiple high value projects from sketch / requirements capture to realisation in an engineering / manufacturing or Research and Development environment. In addition to this the selected candidate need to have a good level of familiarity with Programme / Project Management tools and techniques along with strong leadership and motivational skills. Candidates need to have Software Project Management experience and also need to have lead teams of Software Engineers to deliver Software aspects of projects. It is also preferred that candidates have proven experience working in an Agile environment. Candidates also need to hold a formal qualification in an Engineering or Management discipline. It would be advantageous to be PRINCE 2 qualified, or to hold membership of an appropriate and recognised professional project management organisation i.e. UK Association for Project Management (APM).

The role for Software Engineering Project Manager is commutable from Bournemouth, Poole, Weymouth, Dorchester, Yeovil, Wimborne and other locations within Dorset / Somerset / Devon and the South West.

For more information or to apply for the position of Software Engineering Project Manager please contact Ian Worsfold at Stream on 02392 322 305 or email

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