- Why Calastone?
The Technical Project Manager will be responsible for delivering software development projects in association with the IT Programme Manager and CTO, working alongside the various Technical Team leaders and within the Calastone Agile Methodology. The Technical Project Manager will assist in the management, reporting and, where required, remediation of work across Calastone’s Agile Engineering teams, providing cross-team liaison as required.
The Technical Project Manager will primarily be involved in technical project planning and reporting, with parallel responsibilities for leading, enabling and encouraging Agile practices, supplemented by other activities as required to deliver projects successfully.
Required Knowledge & Experience
The successful candidate will have significant technical (IT) Agile project management experience, preferably within Financial Services.
The Project Management experience will be sufficiently technical in nature that discussions with developers and analysts can be understood, allowing the successful candidate to act as a bridge between the technical staff and Calastone’s business and management personnel. A solid understanding of the kind of technical issues commonly encountered in the delivery of complex software solutions will be required. A similar level of financial services industry knowledge would be a distinct advantage.
The successful candidate will display an outcome-oriented approach, with an understanding of real-life project management and a proven record of delivery, solidly grounded in experience of Agile practices in technical projects. Direct experience as Agile Lead / Scrum Master or similar exposure to Scrum would constitute a distinct advantage.
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