Software Project Co-ordinator – Agile

Full-time
THE BRICK BARN, LE17 4JH, Leicestershire
Posted 1 month ago

Primary Job Purpose:

To deliver projects on time, to budget and quality through effective resource optimisation and the application of robust project management.

The role involves:

  1. Managing projects and programmes of work in the UK and Europe
  2. Delivering projects such as design and production of software and media

 Responsibilities:

Project Management:

  1. Delivery of projects
  2. Establishing and agreeing baseline project scope, budget and timescales
  3. Work alongside agile product teams and support a move to an agile and user-centric product approach
  4. Identifying and managing project RAID criteria
  5. Keeping up to date costings sheets
  6. Identifying and managing dependencies which may affect the success of the project, including 3rd party activitiess
  7. Managing sponsor and other stakeholder expectations through regular reporting and communication
  8. Managing resources, equipment, and the procurement of items for projects
  9. Maintaining an effective project audit trail

People Management:

  1. Matrix managing a project team which has the right mix of skills to deliver the project
  2. Planning and managing the deployment of resources to meet project milestones
  3. Setting achievable objectives and taking responsibility for making decisions and for providing constructive feedback
  4. Communicating difficult or sensitive information tactfully

Financial Management:

  1. Managing projects to budget and producing budget reports for work done and forecasts for future costs
  2. Reviewing project profitability and margin performance
  3. Assuring project legal documents are completed and signed

Technical Understanding

  1. Understand software projects
  2. Maintaining an awareness of new and emerging technologies and the potential application on client engagements

About You

Preferably Agile or PRINCE2 Qualified

You’ll be comfortable with Agile methodologies and scrum principles and have experience supporting Agile teams. You’ll need to have a working knowledge of web technologies. You’ll to be organised, and detail orientated.

You’ll need an EU/UK Passport

Happy to travel, you’ll need to spend nights away in Europe

Experience of working with international teams across borders would be great.

To apply send your CV to claudine.mcclean@holovis.com

Job Features

Job CategoryCurrent Jobs
IndustrySoftware Engineering
Duration of employmenPermanent

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