Project Manager - SDLC, Software Development Life Cycle

London (Greater)
£70000 - £90000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
31 Jan 2014
28 Feb 2014
LH-PM-OFFSHORE-SDLC
Lee Harding
IT
Permanent
Full Time

Project Manager - SDLC, Software Development Life Cycle, Prince 2, Offshore development, software development, financial services

Project Manager - SDLC, Software Development Life Cycle, Prince 2, Offshore development, software development, financial services

The company

Established, global business involved in electronic and voice trading across equity, derivatives, fixed income and FX. Headquartered in London with a network of office in many of the world's most prominent financial centres. Undergoing a major programme to upgrade strategic platforms in order to offer clients enhanced services and to comply with the evolving regulatory demands from regulators.

The role

To manage offshore development and test teams in India tasked with building upgrades and enhancements to a major trading platform. Overcome the challenges involved in managing an off-shore team and ensure projects are delivered on time and to specification.

This role will require extensive internal collaboration, stakeholder management, project reporting, documentation, vendor management, resource management, risk management, project planning and requirement management.

Essential skills and qualities

  • Expert knowledge of the SDLC - software development lifecycle
  • 5+ years of project management experience
  • Offshore development team management experience (matrix management)
  • A track record of delivering major software projects in a commercial environment
  • Prince 2 or equivalent project methodology certifications

What my client can offer

  • The opportunity to work in a fast paced trading organisation that is considered a top 3 business in their market segment globally
  • The chance to work with other motivated and high achieving individuals who collaborate to ensure my client's trading technology is world class
  • To enhance your skills and champion the evolution of project methodology and best practice

The above requirements are essential and my client is unable to consider candidates missing any of these skills / experience. This is an urgent hire and my client is looking to interview candidates ASAP.

Project Manager - SDLC, Software Development Life Cycle, Prince 2, Offshore development, software development, financial services

Project Manager - SDLC, Software Development Life Cycle, Prince 2, Offshore development, software development, financial services