Project Manager Software

Posted 21 September by Plus One Personnel
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Our dynamic, ambitious and technology driven client with a global customer base is looking to hire a Project Manager with experience working with the development and launch of a software product. The project manager is responsible for delivering a portfolio of software products on behalf of one or more of their clients. The role will include the effective and autonomous management of estimates, timescales, resource, budgets and all internal/external stakeholder engagement. Knowledge of Agile and/or Kanban is highly desirable and experience in a software development environment is essential. This role will suit Project Manager who has come from an SME sized business and who enjoys the challenges that come with leading on a software product release.

In return, this business will offer a fantastic career platform at a time of compelling development for the business and the opportunity to work in a friendly team who are hardworking but relaxed and flexible in nature.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Understanding and delivering the client's requirements
  • Ensuring the overall high quality of the product
  • Specifying and managing product enhancements and development
  • Providing effective communication internally and externally
  • Managing development projects to ensure delivery to budget and within timescales
  • Assist in creation and maintenance of product roadmaps, detailing key deliverables and product direction for the year
  • Create project plans as required - select and manage virtual teams across the organisation as necessary to deliver against plan
  • Liaise closely with other departments to communicate requirements and monitor deliverables
  • Liaise with clients to review their products, agree the product roadmap, and keep them informed of progress
  • Ensure timely resolution and deployment of client issues raises via support team
  • Maintain resourcing plans based on projects in progress

Key Skills & Experience:

  • Experience of managing projects to completion is essential
  • Experience of a software development environment is essential
  • Strong organisation skills with the ability to effectively time manage
  • Ability to give direction and confidence to hold their own
  • Experience of working with and managing internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience of Agile or Kanban is highly desirable
  • Knowledge of software managements systems such as JIRA is desirable
  • Experience of Software QA is desirable

If you are interested in the above role then please apply with your CV or phone Joanna Middleton on for a private and confidential discussion.

Reference: 36172795

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