Project Manager (Software)

Location: Manchester City Centre
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £55k - 60k per year
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Software Project Manager

£55,000 - £60,000 + Bonus 10% + Car/Travel Allowance £5k + Benefits

Software Project manager, Software Delivery, Release, Development, Application Delivery, Agile, Software Development.

The Company

My client is a leading provider of online digital ecommerce and entertainment on a global scale.Based in Manchester, they offer excellent exposure to cutting edge technology within a first-class office environment.

The Role

Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Taking full ownership of running projects from initiation through to delivery and closure within agreed timescales.
  • Having full responsibility for ensuring all projects are resourced, planned and controlled correctly, using the tools necessary to manage scope, time, risk and quality.
  • Working with business and IT stakeholders to define scope and solutions of projects, whilst resolving issues as necessary.
  • Ensuring relevant project stakeholders are engaged appropriately.
  • Working directly with appointed technical leads and project team members to provide support and direction as required, contributing towards overall project objectives.

Essential Skills

  • Familiarity in dealing directly with technical functions including architecture, software development, test, release management, database, network, platform and IT Operations.
  • Excellent experience of the delivery of software development projects in an enterprise environment
  • A broad knowledge of project management terminology, tools and techniques.
  • Pragmatism to the delivery approach, giving real consideration to the best and most efficient way to plan and release solutions.
  • An understanding and experience of a variety of test approaches (functional and non-functional).

Software Project manager, Software Delivery, Release, Development, Application Delivery, Agile, Software Development.

Please contact Tom Elliott for immediate consideration or forward your CV for review.