Job Opening

Senior Technical Project Manager

Permanent
County Antrim
11-05-2022
90000
Working alongside a global media company with a mission to inform and inspire the digital generation and become the most influential and loved journalism brand in the world!!
 
As a Senior Project Manager, you will have a unique opportunity to partner with Product and Engineering Leads to help support and guide teams, building the next generation of international media products. You'll be a pivotal team member in planning and delivering incremental value that contributes to the company's overall product and technology strategy. You will be responsible for the overall project delivery and work with those involved in the project from conception to completion. You will also build relationships, trust, and come up with creative solutions to increase collaboration and transparency in the organisation.
 
The Role;
  • Guide cross functional project teams through the end-to-end project lifecycle from conception to launch and become the Subject Matter Expert of each project you manage
  • Partner with Product & Tech leadership to develop comprehensive project plans including project scope documentation, estimations, establishing milestones and key dates
  • Build, maintain and communicate regular status reports summarising the project health
  • Identify, document, and communicate scope changes and impact assessments according to the Change Management process
  • Proactively identify cross-team dependencies, risks and mitigation strategies, issues and recovery plans and manage through to resolution
  • Maintain accountability within project teams by upholding the highest quality standards, scope and time commitments
  • Create a feedback loop between project team contributors and Product & Tech leaders and Program Management to improve overall project process and decision making
  • Lead the delivery of 1 to 5 projects with medium - high level of complexity
 
What you will need;
  • Proven experience as an engineer, demonstrating a strong technical acumen and ability to understand new technologies seamlessly
  • Experience managing highly technical projects involving data, cloud infrastructure, and platform observability within the Agile Framework
  • Familiarity with application infrastructure
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Experience managing project budgets, producing financial reporting and resource allocation
  • Passion for growth, learning, self-improvement, and self-reflection
  • CSM certification, Product Management experience preferred
  • Ideally, you have experience in the media industry and care deeply about the role of journalism in the public discourse
  • Ideally, you are PMP certified
Are you passionate about this opportunity, but worried that you don't have 100% of the experience they're looking for? We still want to hear from you!
 
For a chat about this Senior Technical Project Manager role (or any other) please contact Aoife O'Connor on 02895 211121 or simply apply via the link below.

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