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Technical Project Manager

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Recruiter: Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd
Listed on: 20th January
Location: Bristol
Salary/Rate: £45000 - £55000
Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP

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Technical Project Manager
Bristol - Remote Working Options
12 Months Fixed Term
£45,000 - £55,000 DOE + Holiday, Benefits, Private Healthcare, Pension, Discounts

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to join one of the worlds leading gaming companies in a highly technical and varied role for a 12-month fixed term contract.

This company are a household name, instantly and globally recognised within the gaming community. Due to increasing demand and exponential growth, they are looking for a Project Manager to work primarily with their QA and DevOps teams.

In this role you will be working right in the middle of their Software Development Lifecycle to create plans, monitor progress and co-ordinate releases. You will be responsible for managing resource across the QA cycle to ensure that releases are tested in line with required timescales. Working with the DevOps team you will be responsible for managing service and project workflows and making sure that backlog items are given the correct priority.

The ideal candidate will have a track record of delivering projects on schedule including managing multiple complex software development projects in parallel. You will also be experienced using Agile methods in Software Development (Scrum, Kanban etc.). Experience of Jira/Confluence, Post-graduate project management qualifications (APM, Prince, Scrum etc.) and experience working on projects that contribute to open source is all desirable.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented Technical Project Manager to join a global, world-leading gaming company offering autonomy, technical skill development and great benefits.

The Role:
*Create plans, monitor progress and coordinate releases of the SDLC
*Manage resource across QA Cycle
*Work with DevOps team to ensure backlog items are given the correct priority
*Based in Bristol Office (Remote Options Available)

The Person:
*Experienced managing Software Development projects
*Experienced working in an Agile environment
*Jira/Confluence, Project management qualifications (e.g., Prince, APM) and experience of open-source projects is all desirable
*Must be commutable to Bristol

To apply for this role or for to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Ryan McIntyre at Rise Technical Recruitment.

This vacancy is being advertised by Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd. The services of Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd are that of an Employment Agency.

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