Project Manager – Software Development

Full Time Greater Manchester IT Job Pro UK

Project Manager – IT, Software Development, Solution Delivery, Agile, Scrum, Jira, TFS, Rally, Azure DevOps Server – Manchester – £(Apply online only) per day – Inside IR35 – 3 months initially

This is a full-cycle end-to-end Project Manager role within a Software Development function whose objective is to manage complex software development, implementation and integration projects from idea to implementation. The full array of project management skills (project management, resource management/ planning, stakeholder management, budget management, 3rd party management) will be required. A track record of having delivered a series of successful end-to-end software development projects within an Agile environment will be needed.

Project Manager Role and Responsibilities:
– Delivery of complex end-to-end software development and implementation projects according to tight timelines using the Agile methodology
– Creation, definition and management of Delivery plans for new/ enhanced systems/ solutions
– Manage and mitigate key project risks and issues
– Manage project budgets, defining costs and managing spend
– Schedule and manage deliverables in line with project plans and system deliveries

Project Manager Skills and Experience:
– Proven track record and extensive experience in Project Management of end-to-end software delivery projects using the Agile (Scrum) approach
– Expertise in defining, tracking and managing deliveries by third party suppliers, challenging delays and increases to costs
– Experience of using modern software delivery and application lifecycle management tools such as Jira, Rally, TFS and Azure DevOps Server
– Capacity to work for periods of time with minimal direction
– Ability to manage stakeholders at all levels, both internal and external

Strong interpersonal, leadership and communication skills are essential and the role may often extend to project governance, resource management, scope management, reporting and benefits management. This is an excellent opportunity to join a progressive, highly stable and successful business which has an enviable commitment to use of the latest technology.

Project Manager – IT, Software Development, Solution Delivery, Agile, Scrum, Jira, TFS, Rally, Azure DevOps Server – Manchester – £(Apply online only) per day – Inside IR35 – 3 months initially

Essential Recruitment is a specialist IT recruitment business with an in-depth understanding of the rapidly changing nature of the Tech market. We build long-term relationships with our clients and candidates based on our core values of Trust, Integrity and Delivery

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