Software Development Project Manager

Job Title: Software Development Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £550.00 - £590.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 70550-ITENG-REF_1510676181
Contact Name: Rebecca Fagan
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 14, 2017 16:16

Job Description

Software Development Project Manager - Central London - 6 month contract

My client is looking for a Software Development Project Manager to project-manage, by working closely with all aspects of the development community: Product Manager, Engineering, Architecture, Analytics etc. Additional responsibilities include building development road maps, managing project schedules, and collaborating to resolve issues in one or more Business Units.

Key Responsibilities:
* Drive the realization of business outcomes through project execution
* Build business cases with clear success criteria and measurable outcomes
* Define lead measures of success to ensure benefits health can be measured during project execution
* Understand and track the full range of activities required to deliver business outcomes, not just software delivery
* Manage project finances
* Utilise agile estimating techniques to drive project and resource planning
* Make timely escalations where needed to keep the project on track

* 5+ years Software Development Project Management.
* BS Engineering/Computer Science or equivalent experience required.
* An excellent grasp of modern product development projects.
* Advanced knowledge of agile development methodologies.
* Strong stakeholder relationship management skills.
* A very solid grasp of web analytics and data driven product development.
* Excellent negotiation skills.