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