Software Project Manager

£40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


My client is a market leading manufacturer of technology for defence applications. Due to continued and sustained growth they are currently looking to add a Software Project Manager on a permanent basis.

Please note that due to the sensitive nature of the products you must be able to obtain SC Clearance.

Role Description
-Leading and managing the development and delivery of Datalink Software into the product portfolio; acting as the primary point of contact for the product development.
-You will have responsibility for a range of datalink work packages, requiring effective deployment of your team to ensure timely delivery into the development programmes.
-Leading and motivate your team, ensuring the effective development of your staff; and in collaboration with related domains, developing strong, long-lasting relationships with relevant stakeholder
-This is a great role for someone with a passion for embedded software and its successful deployment in modern systems. You will be working with technologies at the forefront of European missile systems design, supporting the development of safe, secure and reliable products that our customers can rely on.
-Many of the methods and tools we use in this domain are the result of strong international collaboration, and consequently there may be the opportunity to work with colleagues, both within the UK and at our development sites in France and Italy.
-We offer a supportive working environment with the opportunity to develop your skills across a diverse range of products and technologies.

Qualifications / Experience
-You will have strong software project management skills with experience of successfully delivering complex, embedded software projects.
-You will ideally have a degree in an engineering, science or maths discipline combined with significant experience in the development of product software.
-You will favour a collaborative, open approach to development and have the ability to inspire others in order to reach, or exceed common goals and objectives. The software that you develop will be used across multiple products and sites, so strong communication skills and the ability to motivate and -influence others is essential.
-We invite applications from people who have experience gained from working in defence, automotive, aerospace or consumer electronics sectors.
-It is highly desirable that you are able to achieve DV level security clearance.

Commutable from:
Stevenage, Bedford, Milton Keynes, London, Cambridge, Braintree, Luton, Aylesbury

Key Words:
Software, Project, Manager, Project Manager, Development, Defence, Missile,

For more information or to apply please contact;
Paul Randall 02392322385

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