Software Project Manager - Brightred Recruitment

Software Project Manager

Job Title: Software Project Manager

Job Reference: BR_2853

Location: High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Salary: £60k plus bonus and benefits

Software Project Manager: As part of an ongoing digital transformation programme we are seeking an experienced Software Project Manager in Agile and the delivery of application/ Microservices/ API based projects. Engaging with both internal and external stakeholders you will define the needs and requirements before managing to a successful conclusion.

The successful applicant will work as part of a team of software and database developers and business experts. You will use an array of modern technologies to develop and deploy fully featured browser-based business applications.

The ideal Software Project Manager will have:

  • Experience of engaging with stakeholders across the business
  • A track record of delivering web-based applications working in an Agile environment using tools such as Scrum, Kanban, Jenkins, GitHub, etc.
  • The ability to manage projects through the full lifecycle from conception to testing and go-live managing developers, testers, QA when required.
  • Solves own problems without being asked, has a ‘right first time’ attitude
  • Resilience – to cope with demands and timescales
  • Relationship skills
  • True leadership skills, including a ‘one team’ ethos and the ability to motivate others
  • A customer service orientation
  • Focused and timely communication skills; clear and persuasive under pressure
  • Used to working in a changing and challenging environment, the successful candidate will have an evident ‘can-do’ attitude.
  • Have ideally started their career as a Software Developer.

Key Responsibilities for the Software Project Manager include:

  • Project Planning: including the formulation of the overall design, build and test effort,
  • Project Control
  • Project Communications & Stakeholder Management
  • Project Risk and Issue Management
  • Resource Management
  • Budgetary & Cost Control
  • Full system development and implementation lifecycle; from inception, design, build & test to a live fully supported system, accepted by the business stakeholder.
  • Responding to user queries and issues that may occur in Production.

As well as an excellent base salary this role offers a good bonus and benefits package.

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