Technical Project Manager (Software)

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Contract, Permanent, TemporaryContract, Trainee

Salary £90000 - 100000

Updated 2 weeks ago

Reference 1365694

 Job Description

MCS Group is working with a renowned, product-based software house in Belfast as they look to add a Technical Project Manager (Software) to lead and manage an incredible new development project.

MCS Group is working with a renowned, product-based software house in Belfast as they look to add a Technical Project Manager (Software) to the team on an initial 3 month basis. This Technical Project Manager (Software) 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 Technical Project Manager (Software) will join on an initial 3-month contract, with the potential of staying on and seeing the project through to completion.

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

The Role

  • Work on a product that will make 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.
  • See the development of new product features through from idea stage to completion.
  • You will make an impact on the development and scaling-up of a product which will be used nationwide.

The Person

  • The successful Technical Project Manager (Software) will have a background in software development (Java or C#).
  • You will have experience of managing budgets and project time frames and client stakeholder management. 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.
  • An understanding of Azure or AWS (features and why/how they are used) 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.

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