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Senior Agile Project Manager / Software PM

Senior Project Manager - Agile Project Manager - Remote - £65,000 + Benefits - Software PM

Join a Global World Leading Data & Insights company! Senior PM needed with strong Agile SDLC experience.

ROLE OVERVIEW

We are looking for a Senior Technical Project Manager for the who will oversee delivery from multiple teams around the world utilising Agile framework.

You will be responsible for project planning, project tracking, and resource allocation across multiple teams and be responsible for the implementation of different types of Products.

You will operate in a matrix structure where you will exert significant direct control over the activities and priorities of numerous teams. As a Senior Technical Project Manager within the operations team, you'll be directly responsible for helping this client deliver critical products for use by end clients.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Have overall responsibility for the Project Management within the Department.

  • Work with multiple global project teams of developers & QA staff to deliver Products in line with business needs.

  • Oversee overall project delivery for these teams, working with the Project Managers of the other Departments to ensure full alignment, resulting in timely and accurate delivery of the overall program.

  • Develop and manage clear timelines for development, testing, and deployment that consider complex and interleaved dependencies between both tasks and resources.

  • Identify risks and work efficiently to mitigate and avoid risk actualization. Including coordinating RCAs when appropriate.

  • Monitor progress towards the Department objectives and provide regular communication of status to all stakeholders, including operations and senior management.

  • Develop and periodically review Department performance metrics to drive a culture of continuous improvement.

  • Ensure compliance with company standard processes and policies for projects for which you are responsible.

KEY CAPABILITIES

  • Takes a data / fact driven approach to problem solving and scaling.

  • Demonstrates the ability to synthesize a lot of information to distil root cause and make informed decisions to mitigate risk to delivery.

  • Work includes a broad range of complex technical or professional activities, in a variety of contexts. Investigates, defines and resolves complex issues.

  • Works under general direction within a clear framework of accountability.

  • Exercises substantial personal responsibility and autonomy. Plans own work to meet given objectives and processes.

  • Has responsibility for the work of others and for the allocation of resources.

  • Demonstrates partnering skills and collaborates regularly with the Program Manager, team members, users and customers, as well as between stakeholders who share common objectives.

  • Plans, schedules and monitors work to meet time and quality targets.

  • Exercises sound judgment and risk mitigation to maintain plans for delivery, engaging with all stakeholders as part of the process.

  • Makes decisions which influence the success of the project and team objectives.

  • Demonstrates mastery of organization and prioritization, working with comfort, ease, and grace in a large and complex organization, focusing our efforts on tackling the right problems first.

  • Communicates fluently, orally and in writing, and can present complex information to both technical and non-technical audiences.

  • Experience with Azure DevOps (ADO) is required.

  • Project Management / Agile professional qualifications.

  • Has a thorough understanding of recognised generic industry bodies of knowledge and specialist bodies of knowledge as necessary. Rapidly absorbs new information and applies it effectively. Maintains an awareness of developing practices and their application and takes responsibility for driving own development.

  • Participates in external activities related to own specialism.

  • Selects appropriately from applicable standards, methods, tools and applications.

Please apply now for immediate consideration.