Senior Project Manager

Job Description:

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Secure Thingz for a Senior Project Manager! We are looking for someone with significant experience in defining and executing complex project plans for multiple external suppliers and internal teams. We are also looking for someone with an ability to lift the project management capabilities of the whole organisation and is not afraid of challenging the norm.

You will own the Project Management Processes, including the assembly of the improvement plan, the gaining of approval of changes and the communication and documentation of any update. You will ensure that all projects are following the same internal processes and work with the Project Leaders to address any non-compliance's.

This role is a line management position, where you will lead project leads but also enjoy being hands on, directing the detailed work of engineers assigned to the project. You will lead the execution of the project, resolving cross team issues, tracking critical infeeds and critical project metrics.

Required Skills:

  • 5 + years prior experience in project management
  • Experience of projects involving cross discipline developments e.g. PC software, embedded software, electronics etc.
  • Proven leadership experience
  • Familiar with both Waterfall and Agile working methods.
  • Demonstrated ability to assemble and act on financial project information.
  • Experience in recording, communicating and improving project management processes

  • Desired Skills:

  • Experience in developing embedded system software development OR PC software e.g C# / C / Python OR digital based hardware.
  • Professional project management qualifications.
  • Member of a recognised professional project management institution e.g. VPO
  • Use of Jira / Git / A-Ha.
  • Understanding of the concepts of continuous integration and the technology used.
  • Working knowledge of regulatory requirements for product registration on global basis. (incl. FIPS 140-2, EN 61000-6-x, EN 55032 & EN55035, FCC CFR 47 Part 15, IEC 62368, ROHS, REACH, WEEE)
  • Background in developing embedded system software development OR PC software e.g C# / C / Python OR digital based hardware

  • About You:

  • You are happy to travel internationally from time to time
  • You are a first-class communicator and delegator
  • You have unparalleled motivation and ambition.

  • Secure your future with Secure Thingz and apply now!

    Job Reference: JD323
    Job Type: Permanent, Full Time
    Salary: Competitive + Benefits
    Location: Trumpington, Cambridge, UK

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