Technical Project Manager/IT Project Manager

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  • Contract 120 days
  • £500 - £535 (GBP) / day
  • London, England, United Kingdom
    and remote
  • 06 Feb 2023

IT Project Manager is to oversee the application of project management methodology during all phases of the project cycle, with responsibilities including project design, scope management, cost control, quality and performance reporting.

Description

IT Project Manager is to oversee the application of project management methodology during all phases of the project cycle, with responsibilities including project design, scope management, cost control, quality and performance reporting.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Working within a portfolio of Cyber Security within Enterprise Technology / IT
  • Develops, tracks and manages project budget, project plans, timelines and scope
  • Produces status reporting and keeps stakeholders updated
  • Manage project resources including procuring project staff, developing, motivating, coaching and advising
  • Partner closely with other members of functional project teams to define business requirements
  • Lead teams of technical specialists in the delivery of high-quality technology solutions that meet business needs
  • Define test plans and ensure that products are defect free before User Acceptance Testing
  • Facilitate the User Acceptance Testing process, developing rollout plans and procedures
  • Prepare and present cost-benefit analyses
  • Ensure appropriate systems development and project management processes are being utilized Make presentations to steering committees or project sponsors

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required. MBA or other related advanced degree preferred.
  • PMP or PMI certification
  • Prince2 / waterfall and Agile Methodology will be ideal.
  • Proven project management experience
  • People management and team building skills
  • Demonstrated ability to be flexible/ adaptable in exercising judgment in a changing environment and to manage competing priorities
  • Proven ability to learn business processes quickly and to work well with business partners at different levels within the organization
  • Strong ability to assess risk and apply management principles to technology applications/products and business functions
  • Experience delivering technology and business application solutions in a large-scale, multi-platform systems environment

Skills

Business Activities
Project Management
Raid Management
Stakeholder Management
Management Frameworks and Business Modelling
Agile
Waterfall
Project Management Project Types
Technical projects

Industry Experience

Telecommunications company - Service Provider, ISP, Mobile
Media & Broadcasting company - TV, Music, Movies, Radio, Entertainment