Agile Project Manager - Bolton

Up to £45,000 + bonus - IT Software - Project / Programme Management
Ref: 555 Date Posted: Tuesday 23 Feb 2021
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Suitable for:  Agile Project Manager looking for progression towards Agile Delivery Lead

Location:  Bolton, Lancashire (10 min walk from train station, free on-site parking)

Salary:  to £45k + bonus

Our client is looking for an Agile Project Manager to act as an ambassador for the business using their experience of working with multidisciplinary teams to get software products to market.

The Agile Project Manager is an integral role to the company and would suit someone looking for a long-term career and opportunity to grow with the company and take complete ownership of developing and building current and future software products.  As such it is anticipated that the Agile Project Manager would progress towards Agile Delivery Lead over time.

Experience:

The Agile Project Manager should have experience in the following:

  • Minimum 3+ years’ experience as Agile Project Manager, Agile Delivery Manager, Software Development Manager, Scrum Master or similar
  • Strong knowledge / experience of a variety of agile practices such as Scrum, Kanban, Lean, Spotify Agile, Scaled Scrum, SaFe with the ability to adapt frameworks to fit the delivery context.
  • Previous experience of matrix managing multidisciplinary teams including remote and the ability to scale agile teams
  • Previous experience of developing a commercial software product
  • An interest in working for a healthcare software provider 
  • Competent user of Trello, Jira, Confluence, Slack and Miro or similar
  • User centred design

Desirable:

  • Experience of working within the NHS or digital healthcare sector
  • Knowledge of service design, research and design techniques and methodologies
  • Understanding of security, privacy and common standards (eg APIs, design components, clinical safety)
  • Any knowledge or familiarity of G-Cloud framework agreement would be helpful

Responsibilities:

The Agile Project Manage will be responsible for:

  • Managing one or more agile projects typically to delivery a specific product or transformation via multi-disciplinary team
  • Defining project needs and feeding these into the programme / portfolio process
  • Ensuring all products are built to an appropriate level of quality for the stage

Full job description available

To apply:  Please follow the online application process and upload your CV, in Word format

Please note: You must be eligible to work in the UK for your application to be considered (sorry, our client is unable to offer sponsorship).  Due to large numbers of applications, unfortunately we cannot provide detailed feedback to everyone, however, if you wish to find out how your application is progressing please call the office on 01937 541888 and someone will help you / get back to you

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