Currently, for our client, a cutting-edge leader in the IT Service industries, we are looking for Technical Project Manager (TPM) . The company is located in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, one of the sunniest and spirited cities.

    The Technical Project Manager (TPM) will lead and deliver strategic products that sit at the forefront of betting and gaming. In this highly visible role, the TPM will be working with a team of smart, talented people and will challenge other them to excel. The Technical Project Manager will take responsibility for the project delivery from concept to production. This is a fast-paced, challenging project management role, working closely in collaboration with the customer and various internal stakeholders and an excellent opportunity to join an established business, working with cutting-edge technology and driving innovation from the front. This is a high impact role which will affect many parts of our business.        

Duties and Responsibilities  

  • Work together with the Stakeholders to plan and execute projects, ensure that teams have appropriate product and technical specifications, direction and resources to deliver products effectively by establishing estimates for timelines while ensuring that projects remain on target to meet deadlines;
  • Facilitate the definition of project missions, goals, tasks, and resource requirements; resolve or assist in the resolution of conflicts within and between projects or functional areas; develop methods to monitor project or area progress; and provide corrective supervision if necessary;
  • Manage project risks, issues/problems, and activity progress to ensure project goals (e.g., deadline, scope and quality) are achieved. Assists with problem resolution or risk mitigation as needed;
  • Work closely with the subject matter expert for understanding the system's functional and non-functional requirements;
  • Lead the design, testing, planning and implementation of complex projects for systems that typically affect many users;
  • Coaching the team in self-organization and cross-functionality;
  •  Provide a software development plan that meets the future needs of our clients and markets;
  • Ensuring the team has everything they need to be successful;
  • Coordinate release and sprint planning;
  • Conduct daily scrum meetings;
  • Monitor and assess individual employees' performance;
  • Enact change & continuous improvement to increase the productivity of the team and quality of deliverables;
  • Ensure team execution and delivery to committed sprint work;
  • Find techniques for effective Product Backlog management;
  • Create a forum for communicating vision, goals, and Product Backlog items to the team;
  • Provide Backlog items report and ensure the team clears the Backlog.

Knowledge and experience  

  • Proven experience in software project management;
  • Thorough understanding of the SDLC;
  • Experience in software development, including 3+ Years Scrum Master experience;
  • Pro-active in developing and implementing strategies that significantly mitigate risk;
  • Knowledge of web/app frameworks, development tools and APIs;
  • Strong leadership, project management skills, time management and problem-solving skills;
  • Strong negotiation skills and an ability to communicate clearly at all organizational levels, as well as with 3rd parties;
  • Strong priority setting skills with a demonstrated ability to motivate lead and direct others;
  • Experience with Atlassian Jira / Confluence system;
  • Ability to keep current on developing technologies and potential impact on the operations;
  • Full proficiency in English with excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to make oral presentations to various audiences including senior management, departments, and communities;
  • Solid understanding of the processes and interactions in an online Sportsbook, familiarity with other Online Gaming channels as Casino, Bingo, Poker, is an added advantage;
  • Flexible for travel based on project needs;
  • Minimum of 3 years of management/leadership experience in a software development organization with responsibility for numerous successful projects (delivered on time, meeting client requirements, with high team satisfaction);
  • Minimum 4 years' experience as a technical project manager, working across organizations to bring successful software releases to production. (Experience gained within a Sportsbook company is an added advantage);

Qualification

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field;
  • PMP or Agile PM course/certificate/diploma;
  • A record of successful delivery of software applications as an individual, team leader and/or development manager.


If you are interested in this opportunity please fill our application form and send your CV in English. All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Our services are free of charge for all applicants.

Radioactive International Recruitment and its employment activities are based on a Recruitment license № 2199 issued on 12.01.2017

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