Agile IT Project Manager

Job Ref: 50203691
Sector: PMO, Project & Programme Management
Job Type: Contract
Date Added: 03 September 2019
  • Edinburgh, Scotland, UK Edinburgh Edinburgh GBR EH2 4QZ
  • Competitive
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  • Ewan Brown
  • 0131 257 4961
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Agile IT Project Manager - Edinburgh - 6 Month Contract

Our Financial Services client is offering an exciting opportunity for an Agile IT Project Manager to join their Edinburgh based team on a 6 month contract.

The successful candidate will have previous financial services experience as well as the following skills/knowledge:

Essential:

  • Technical experience - this is a technical management role and so requires previous experience of technical delivery, the ability to get involved in technical discussions & pushing forward the technology strategy used within the team
  • Proven experience in a role providing technical & team leadership across the full delivery lifecycle
  • Influencing senior stakeholders & expectation management
  • Delivery & risk management - budgets, plans, estimates, RAID
  • Practical experience of agile methods & delivery - coaching & scaled agile experience across multiple scrums is required
  • Strong problem solving, presentation & communication skills
  • Demonstrable experience of contributing to continuously improving development methodologies, processes & technology

Desirable:

  • Experience of the Financial industry sector - Fund or Asset Management would be advantageous but not essential
  • Experience of working with and delivery for Sales, Servicing/Operations & Marketing teams
  • Experience of some or all - Salesforce, Sitecore, Microsoft Azure, Automated Testing, .Net applications, Sitecore or other web portals
  • Experience of creating metrics, measures & KPIs to monitor & improve system performance, reliability & usage
  • CI/CD tools & practices - specifically around Salesforce and the use of Azure tools would be advantageous

Should this Agile IT Project Manager position be of interest please submit your CV and I will be in contact by telephone as required.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

Lorien
03/10/2019 15:38:00
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