Technical Project Manager

Technical Project Manager

Job Title: Technical Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: England
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Start Date: Monday 28 September 2020
Reference: 132587_1598531956
Contact Name: Musa Konteh
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 27, 2020 13:39

Job Description

Technical Project Manager - 6 Months contract - London + Remote + Some UK Travel - OUTSIDE IR35


Looking for an experienced Technical Project Manager is required to manage a range of IT transformation and technology services projects (infrastructure and business led) within the Home Office Security and Counter Terrorism IT Portfolio.

Key Essential skills and Experience

Have experience of delivering a range of business and/or IT transformation projects.

Experience of full project lifecycle experience (from requirements gathering/discovery through to implementation).

revious budget accountability experience to forecast and manage project costs.

Experience of working on UK Government digital programmes and IT systems and setting up a new technology service.

Sound understanding of a range of structured programme and project management methodologies, including Waterfall and Agile.

Strong ability to work in multi-disciplinary teams, leading the collaborative planning process, prioritising work that needs to be done against the capacity and capability of the team.

Excellent stakeholder engagement skills and the ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical people.

Ability to engage and work with development teams, in order to understand the technical solution and make informed decisions.

Strong understanding of the government's digital and technology transformation agenda.

Confident in consulting multiple cross-government agency senior stakeholders and suppliers in the UK and overseas if required.

Experience and understanding of the security requirements in the design and delivery of technology services at the highest security classification.

*NOTE*: During this COVID-19 pandemic, currently all staff work from home. This role will be similarly affected.

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