Technical Project Manager

Job description

Based in the heart of lively Notting Hill, we are an award winning, global provider of legal content and information services. We seek people who are intelligent, possess an international outlook and can work with pace, in our fast-growing company. In return, we offer stimulating and challenging work.
 

We have a new exciting role for a Technical Project Manager to develop, own and drive Law Business Research’s web based content platforms and publishing systems from the technical perspective, including definition, planning, development, testing, deployment and on-going maintenance.  This ownership will extend from delivering state of the art publishing and analytics technology, while ensuring the easy integration of new businesses onto the platform.

Reporting to the Chief Technology Officer, you will work closely with the Website Development Teams to define and frame technical project specifications and resource allocation, whilst establishing the development planning and overall project timeline.  You will work closely with business stakeholders to help define product strategy and act as our technical liaison with external partners for the maintenance and integration of 3rd party applications and systems.

Your diplomatic “can-do” attitude will see you effectively manage trade-offs between cost/schedule versus customer benefit whilst taking full responsibility for the detailed functional requirements, collaborating closely with UI Designers and Software Engineers.


You will have proven project management experience (Prince2/IPMA) with at least 10-enterprise level web application launches under your belt with the ability to create cost/benefit analyses for new technologies.  A natural communicator both written and verbal, we will expect you to have the ability to build relationships at all levels and work with a high level of confidentiality.
 

A strong technical knowledge is essential for this role and we would expect you to have an excellent understanding of at least 4 of the following: JavaScript (including frameworks and libraries), ColdFusion, XML, XML repositories, HTML, XHTML, XSLT, Perl, Linux/Unix systems and Content Management Systems. In addition to experience of working with SQL, MS SQL, web analytics and servers.
 

In return, we offer you a competitive salary and benefits package, which includes 25 days holiday, private healthcare, and pension scheme.

 To apply please send your CV,and cover letter, via the link below.

 

Requirements

You will have proven project management experience (Prince2/IPMA) with at least 10-enterprise level web application launches under your belt with the ability to create cost/benefit analyses for new technologies.  A natural communicator both written and verbal, we will expect you to have the ability to build relationships at all levels and work with a high level of confidentiality.
 

A strong technical knowledge is essential for this role and we would expect you to have an excellent understanding of at least 4 of the following: JavaScript (including frameworks and libraries), ColdFusion, XML, XML repositories, HTML, XHTML, XSLT, Perl, Linux/Unix systems and Content Management Systems. In addition to experience of working with SQL, MS SQL, web analytics and servers.