Project Manager

Posted 21 November 2022
Salary £60000 - £80000 per annum
LocationUnited Kingdom
Job type Permanent
DisciplineProject Management
ReferenceBH-3338
Contact NameJames Redmond

Job description

Project Manager

Our client is a global fintech company, leading provider of decisioning and analytics products for financial services and other industries. 

The team consists of Cloud Architects, Software Engineers, Data Scientists and Program Management specialists. It's the team's mission to disrupt longstanding players in the value chain by building a distributed AI/ML platform to drive best-in-class decisions.
Our client has an excellent opportunity for a Project Manager to join their AI team.  The Project Manager will be responsible for delivering AI and machine learning projects for their clients.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Manage project delivery across the full project lifecycle, focused on delivering AI and Machine Learning products and solutions for their clients
  • Develop clear and detailed project plans with cross functional teams
  • Apply robust risk management practice across all project activity
  • Coordinate all internal and external resources involved with the project
  • Ensure the project scope and requirements are well defined and that the estimated timeline and budget levels are appropriate at all stages of the project life cycle
  • Manage the project team on a day to day basis by proactively addressing issues and risks to deliver the project outputs at the required standard of quality and within the specified constraints of time and costs.
  • Organise and lead user acceptance testing (UAT) with the appropriate project stakeholders
  • Create and maintain high quality project documentation for any key project decisions, action items, issues, risks and other pertinent information
  • Answer project questions and resolve issues from stakeholders, facilitating input from the team as required
  • Clearly communicate project status and manage expectations to internal and external stakeholders
 
Qualifications, Strengths and Skills
  • Must have 5+ years project management experience, delivering software implementation projects in an agile environment
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or Business related discipline
  • Scrum Master Certification (CSM) and/or project management certification is a plus
  • Well versed in different project management methodologies, and capable of adapting your style and approach to different projects as needed
  • Experience managing projects for external clients, acting as the key point of contact during project delivery
  • Experience working on data, AI or Machine Learning projects, especially in financial services, fraud, compliance is beneficial
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and priorities at the same time, with strong decision making skills
  • Excellent documentation and communication skills with strong attention to detail
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft office, Google workspace and Atlassian tools (Jira, Confluence)
  • Team player who builds trust and relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to work independently and adapt to evolving business strategies as we grow
  • Perseverance to see projects through to completion
Please note that sponsorship is not avaible for this poisition.