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Digital Project Manager - Data Science and Product Development

Job Title: Digital Project Manager - Data Science and Product Development
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Industry: energy, digital, commerce
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
REF: BBBH14604_1489414926
Contact Name: Kathryn Chandler
Job Published: 14 days ago

Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Digital Project Manager to join a world class innovation lab in a Global energy firm. We combine business expertise with large-scale data analysis, visualization and advanced software engineering to deliver results.

You'll be delivering a cutting-edge analytics application that will change the way our business makes decisions. We are looking for an individual with both analysis and project management skills to create work flows and requirements, formulate solutions and then see the solution through to successful delivery. The role will involve engaging stakeholders at all levels and ensuring that the project team is clear about tasks and priorities throughout the project.

What You'll Do:

  • Facilitate and lead workshops with clients to understand business problems, processes, work flows and pain points

  • Document the requirements and the proposed solution to ensure alignment

  • Develop a plan for delivering the solution that aligns with the client's process and expectations and those of delivery partners

  • Coordinate with delivery partners and senior stakeholders

  • Advise the business on delivery techniques and methodologies

To be successful in the role you'll need:

  • Experience with a variety of project management methodologies - we're specifically interested in Agile Methodologies including SCRUM, Kanban and XP

  • Strong facilitation skills and experience leading workshops

  • Outstanding communication skills, both in person and in writing

  • Solid technical background with an understanding of both software development and Data Science

  • MS/BS degree in Computer Science or Engineering would be an advantage