Junior Software Project Manager, Reading, £30-£35K

Recruiter
Austin Fraser Limited
Location
Reading
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Junior Software Project Manager, Reading, £30-£35K

I have a really exciting opportunity for a Junior Software Project Manager to work for a worldwide company that deliver industry leading software solutions.

You'll play a vital part within their UK Development team, working from their ultra modern HQ on the outskirts of Reading.

This is your chance to work for a company that will really value your input, reward you for what you do, giving you plenty of scope to develop on your existing skills, encourage you to learn new ones and provide you with a clear, unobstructed career path.

The ideal person for this role will have some experience and preferably qualifications in modern project

management processes and techniques such as Agile. You will also have coding ability in C#/.NET and a familiarity with C++ or HTML 5 and JavaScript would be really beneficial.

Using these skills you will lead projects and act as a customer/partner contact point as the team develops the range of products.

You will need to have strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to work well within a team environment.

Exceptional organisational skills and the ability to prioritise tasks are vital.

This is a role for a competent developer that is looking to transfer to a project management role and you will need to be comfortable taking technical guidance from Senior Developers.

Essential responsibilities include:

  • Managing the successful delivery of software and hardware projects
  • Reporting to the UK Development Manager
  • Working with other divisions such as Operations to meet their goals
  • Requirements capture and documentation
  • Distributing/Explaining technical details with customers and partners

Qualification/Requirements:

  • Experience/Qualifications in formal project management techniques and tools
  • (e.g. Prince 2, Agile, Microsoft Project)
  • Experience in managing a variety of projects with different deliverables,
  • constraints and customers
  • C# .Net or C++ development experience

Advantageous Skills:

  • Experience with managing hardware development
  • Experience with managing integration projects
  • Experience in managing multiple simultaneous projects
  • Mobile web development
  • Software testing
  • HTML 5, WPF, WCF, ASP.Net
  • Microsoft SQL Server

Education:

  • BS or BA Science degree (preferably: maths, physics or computing)

Junior Software Project Manager, Reading, £30-£35K

Please Note: UK work eligibility is required. Compensation package includes health insurance, pension contribution. Salary level is based on experience.

Interview slots are available from next week.

I will respond to all applications within 24hrs.


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