Software Project Manager

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Contract, Permanent, TemporaryContract, Trainee

Salary £90000 - 100000

Updated 2 weeks ago

Reference 1366065

 Job Description

MCS Group is working with a highly regarded, product-based software house in Belfast as they look for a Software Project Manager to lead and manage an incredible new development project in Belfast.

MCS Group is working with a highly regarded, product-based software house in Belfast as they look for a Software Project Manager to lead and manage a development project which will be implemented nationwide. This Software Project Manager will lead and manage the development of critical new features for an existing software solution. This project will last for at least one year and the successful Software Project Manager will join on an initial 6-month contract, with the potential of staying on and seeing the project through to completion.

*If you are a Software Project Manager with a background in hands-on software development, and agile experience, this could be just the challenge you have been looking for.*

The Role

  • Work on a product that makes a genuine difference to the everyday, working person’s life.
  • Lead and manage a multidisciplinary Agile team.
  • There will be a small element of UK travel required for this role- circa 1 day per fortnight on client site in mainland UK.
  • Get involved in the delivery and implementation of new product features from the ideas phase through to completion.
  • You will have a genuine impact on the development and scaling-up of a product which will be used nationwide.

The Person

  • The successful Software Project Manager will have a background in hands-on software development- ideally with C# or Java.
  • You will have experience of stakeholder management and of bringing the end-client through the development journey.
  • Ideally you will also have experience of working with 3rd party vendors.
  • This role requires you to be flexible for a small amount of UK travel.
  • A reasonable understanding of Cloud technologies (Azure or AWS) is required.

Highly competitive daily rate on offer with once-in-a-lifetime project exposure.

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity, please contact Jill Johnston, IT Contracts Consultant, at MCS Group on 028 9023 5456 or send an up to date CV via the link provided.

If you are considering a move to contracting but would like more information before committing, please get in touch. We run late night appointments on a Monday evening for discussions around the market, setting up and active roles. Please visit us at www.mcsgroup.jobs to view a wide selection of our current jobs or call us on 028 9023 5456.

All conversations will be treated in the strictest of confidence.