We are looking for a project manager to drive forward successful outcomes for our commercial clients.
This is a great opportunity to work with one of the UK’s most exciting tech companies!
GeoSpock is the world’s only space and time intelligence platform built for the hyper-connected world! Smart infrastructure is driving the transformation of cities, logistics, networks, buildings, transportation systems and communications networks. This, in turn, is generating extreme amounts of new data requiring real-time management and analytics at hyper-scale.
Our mission is to be the engine that powers smart nations. GeoSpock’s location intelligence engine provides the ability to discover new insights from legacy data gathered over years of operation or extreme data from the hyper-connected world of sensors and portable assets.
We have strong financial backing, coupled with real commercial traction. Our aim is to be a 100+ person company within the next 12 months!
Our headquarters, recently renovated in Cambridge, along with our bases in London and Singapore, are all created with a relaxed and unique style. We have a friendly, collaborative atmosphere and a diverse team of super-bright people from around the world.
The role of Project Manager at GeoSpock is to deliver customer deployments and/or internal projects from planning through to deployment completion. The successful project manager will work with internal stakeholders (sales, software development, product) to staff each project sufficiently and direct project activities. There will also be the need to steer 3rd party delivery partners.
A key element of the role is to report project status to both the business and customers as well as escalate matters as needed.
This role will ensure delivery of projects according to the statement of work, in cooperation with customer facing solution engineers and working with product and software development teams where new features are required.
The role of Project Manager requires an individual who can lead a number of customer deployment projects at one time and that can communicate with customers as part of the wider product deployment/delivery team.
Required skills & experience
- Good understanding of project management principles (both agile and waterfall)
- Experience of managing projects and ensuring successful delivery (initiation, planning, resource management, reporting, handover)
- Experience in managing and aligning internal and external stakeholders
- Continuous improvement mindset and willingness to shape the GeoSpock project management approach
- Experience of working in a Service Delivery Environment
- Ability to understand high level technical concepts and communicate issues clearly/accurately to technical/non-technical audiences, including executives
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Business Administration/Engineering
Project management qualification (Prince2) desired but not essential
The project Manager will oversee all aspects of a project, from its planning and initiation through to handover to the support organisation or other business units. The successful Project Manager will ensure the project is completed within budget, that milestones are achieved on time, and resources are planned and guided to ensure agreed delivery to the customer