Technical Project Manager

Recruiter
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Location
London
Salary
£22k - 26k per year
Posted
20 Apr 2017
Closes
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Company Profile:

Launched in the spring of 2011, this tech start-up is now one of the world's leading FinTech businesses, with an award-winning digital, paperless, accounting software under their belts. Their product has been incredibly well received, making the business an international success, with offices in London, Sydney, Wellington, Washington DC & Paris!

They are currently developing a technology to automate bookkeeping and potentially revolutionise the accounting industry and are now searching for a tech-savvy Technical Project Manager to make this happen.

The Role:

In this Technical Project Manager job, you will work alongside a talented team of Customer Relationship Managers, Designers, Developers, QAs and Product Managers to gain experience in every aspect of building and developing internal systems. You will need to be ready to get stuck into the project management of developing and launching.

Ideally, you will have some experience either in systems design or project management as you build the next generation of software. You will be involved from the inception of the idea, right through to the product delivery and help to bridge the divide between business and technology ensuring that they are building the right thing at the right time.

Key Responsibilities:

In this Technical Project Manager job, your role will involve:

  • Managing the development of technologies & internal systems
  • Managing the database
  • Working with the finance team to change the billing / finance systems
  • Dealing with incoming requests from sales and direct management teams
  • Translating requirements from the sales team into technical solutions
  • Maximising ROI on products
  • Supporting the product team with all the phases of the product lifecycle
  • Working with UX and UI for design solutions
  • Taking on agile product building and testing
  • Working with developers to ensure targets are met and features are released
  • Liaising with developers and other product owners
  • Identifying new features and testing features
  • Keeping up-to-date with industry news
  • Identifying and solving bugs, and other problems as they arise

What we're looking for?

  • At least a 2:1 from a top 10 university
  • A degree in Computer Science, Math, Engineering, Science is essential
  • You must have knowledge of machine learning or artificial intelligence
  • Project management experience would be desired
  • Experience in accounting and finance is a bonus
  • Fantastic communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Experience in systems design would
  • An eagerness to work for a FinTech start-up
  • An agreement with Marc Andreessen's thesis that "Software is eating the world"
  • It would be advantageous if you have significant interest in automation or have experience in agile methodologies

What else is on offer?

  • Experience in working for one of the hottest FinTech businesses in London
  • First class training and unrivaled career development from day 1
  • Structured and fast career progression (with salary increases on a quarterly basis)
  • Potential for international travel
  • The chance to join a young, vibrant and exceptionally hardworking team
  • The opportunity to work alongside the CEO

If you have the desire to work with new technologies and have an interest in FinTech, then apply for this Technical Project Manager job in London today!