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Belfast, Northern Ireland

Closing Date

2023-01-26 00:00:00


Project Manager - Research and Engineering

  • About the team

    Operate Digital is the central function that creates and runs technology. We also transform the way our clients use technology in delivering assets to our clients across a wide range of business processes. Working with industry leading, alliance partners across architecture, development, and multiple other technologies, we interact with all technology platforms and provide tangible technology delivery at scale.


    Skills and experience

    • Experience as a Project Manager with knowledge of project management techniques and tools in a software development environment.
    • Experience of working on either technology, product, software development, or digital transformation projects.
    • Experience of working cross functionally within an organisation.
    • Ability in planning, risk management and change management.
    • Ability to plan and organise between waterfall and agile and blend the approach when required.
    • Ability to lead and coach others.


    Key Responsibilities

    • Own, drive and support exciting research, engineering and software development projects from discovery to delivery.
    • Guiding cross functional and diverse teams to deliver objectives, outputs and build digital products.
    • Contributing towards elements of the business case.
    • Ensuring shared clarity of scope, good estimating, planning and management of risk.
    • Owning the production of a Project Management Plan (PMP) to deliver software solutions or equivalent documents to reach an agreement with stakeholders and managing your teams to the plan.
    • Defining team member roles, setting expectations, and ensuring timely feedback.
    • Ensuring appropriate tools are deployed and that methods and practices are implemented and followed for a successful outcome.
    • Developing and reviewing estimates and assumptions for the project’s resources and costs.
    • Measuring and monitoring progress at clearly defined points in the process to ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget, and meets or exceeds expectations.
    • Working alongside other leads to develop, implement, and maintain the Management Plan, including the configuration management, risk management, project measurement, change and quality management plans.
    • Working with Scrum Masters and Team Leaders across development, testing and release to ensure successful delivery.
    • Managing relationships and coordinating work between different teams at different locations.
    • Representing the project team at meetings and obtaining buy-in from senior management.




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