Project Manager - Software - Stafford - 6 Months

Recruiter
microTech Global Ltd
Location
Stafford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Aug 2019
Closes
28 Aug 2019
Job Type
Manager
Contract Type
Contract

JOB AD:

A client based in Safford in looking for a Project Manager with Software skills. This is for an initial 6 months contract.

Role

Responsible for the delivery of the Controls Software component of an HVDC system. You will manage an Agile (Scrum) team of Engineers comprising Software Developers, Software Validation & Systems Engineers.

You will use Jira as the main Software Development management tool and with the team working in a Scrum style manage the backlog of work to be delivered via Sprints according to the overall project schedule.

You will also have to report on your progress on a weekly basis and contribute to our wider team's continuous improvement initiatives in order to improve the overall Project Delivery process.

The software is a mixture of Matlab and C and whilst neither is required for this position, some knowledge about them would clarify what is required from the development and testing of that software.

Skills:

Project Management

Project Management experience in delivery of Embedded software

Scrum Master or Demonstrable Scrum experience

Embedded or Power electronic background

Experience in HVDC or Power systems would be a real advantage but equally experience in similar

large-scale control systems would be advantageous.

Agile hands on experience

Control system experience

JIRA experience