Project Manager

Contact name: Michael Brennan

Contact email: mbrennan@softwareplacements.ie
Job ref: 1218
Published: 3 months ago
Client 

Our client is a market leading technology solutions provider.

Role:

As a Project Manager you will interface between internal development and delivery teams and our customers to help deliver solutions which meet the requirements of the Customer. This role has accountability for managing Customer requirements and for the delivery of product. Industry knowledge and working experience of e-commerce is required.

Responsibilities:
  • Coordinate with senior stakeholders, business analysts, solution architect and customer relationship manager to ensure time delivery of requirements to feed into Agile development process.
  • Facilitate and maintain the Business prioritised project list and manage associated communication.
  • Manage communication for feedback / questions between Solution Architect and development teams with business analyst and stakeholders to ensure timely completion.
  • Prepare project plans for multi team, multi-sprint deliverables and facilitate backlog management with engineering teams relating to delivery dependencies.
  • Establish strong relationships across functional areas of responsibility.
  • Liaise with the product delivery teams to identify and manage cross functional dependencies/impacts and coordinate meetings.
  • Facilitate Agile process and scrums with coordination and follow up on daily items.
  • Coordinate and facilitate Production Support input and issues into the sprint process.
  • Prepare and present project and scrum metrics to ensure continued improvement in the deliver process.
  • Communicate and escalate product delivery related issues and risk to Management.
  • Support project delivery in change management process and activities
  • Prepare Sprint delivery manifest for internal and customer distribution. Manage communication around software releases.

Requirements
  • A degree and a minimum of 5 years’ experience gained in a fast-paced IT online e-commerce product delivery environment.
  • Previous professional experience as a PM/PMO of technical teams in the software industry with parallel tech project
    • Solid software engineering and product delivery background
  • Strong knowledge of online and e-commerce product delivery and the technologies, challenges and trends relevant to online
  • Knowledge of online gaming/wagering/payments desirable
  • Awareness of software delivery methodologies e.g. Agile / Sprint driven delivery
  • Scrum Master certification and experience desirable.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal and comfortable producing tech level documentation, workflows, diagrams, etc.
  • Excellent time-management and delivery managements of projects and recourses
  • Driven and self-motivated
  • Collaborative; ability to develop strong relationships within company departments to show great teamwork.
  • Confident, sociable and able to interact directly and autonomously with a wide variety of stakeholders.

The Rewards:

As a reward for your commitment to this role you will receive an excellent salary and a competitive benefits package.

Contact:

Please contact Michael Brennan at Software Placements on +353 (0)1 525 4641 or email your C.V in Word/pdf format to mbrennan@softwareplacements.ie.