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Monday, 08 August 2022 16:37

Software Project Manager

Endeavour is looking for a Software Project Manager to join a leading Software Development client’s team.

Our Ireland based client is seeking an effective Software Project Manager for a challenging role within a large team, engaged in delivering critical solutions to a well-established client.

The role can be fully remote.

As a Project Manager, youwill have the following responsibilities:

  • Work closely with Senior management and peers, Architects, Project Leads, and Engineering Teams to understand client priorities and business requirements
  • Monitor and deliver projects within the defined scope, on-time and within budget expectations.
  • Develop detailed project schedules and communicate these to the client.
  • Manage day-to-day client interaction with close collaboration.
  • Set and manage client expectations.
  • Appraise the work/deliverables of team members; identify and provide for developmental needs of team; and take corrective action when necessary.
  • Communicate effectively with clients to identify needs and evaluate alternative business solutions.
  • Continually seek opportunities to increase customer satisfaction and deepen client relationships.
  • Build a knowledge base of each client's business, organization and objectives.
  • Maintain awareness of new and emerging technologies and the potential application on client engagements.
  • Adhere to and promote internal information security policies and procedures

Required Skills & Experience

  • 5+ years demonstrable & successful experience in a project lead or project management position, preferably in a commercial software development organisation, or in a similar exacting technical environment.
  • Experience of Agile & Scrum development methodologies, and ALM tooling
  • Detailed familiarity with the Software development lifecycle
  • Extensive knowledge of software applications and experience leading complex engineering initiatives.  
  • Possesses in-depth understanding of application programming, database, and system design.
  • Experience/Knowledge of cloud technologies and offerings.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and experience collaborating with all levels with team and client

Apply and send us your CV or get in touch for more info!

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Wednesday, 06 July 2022 08:48

Digital Account Manager

Digital Account Manager

Endeavour has a “not-to-be missed” career opportunity for a seasoned Digital Account Manager to join our Digital agency client based in London.

The selected Digital Account Manager will be reporting to the Operations Director and have excellent communication and organisation skills.

This role blends account management and project management.

As an experienced Digital Account Manager you will have demonstrable experience with managing the scoping and delivery of digitally lead integrated projects and campaigns, to include the development of websites, online interactive tools, digital and advertising, video and animation.

Your role:

• Lead the day-to-day management of new and existing client accounts, and contributing to new business pitches, ensuring we exceed expectation, they receive the highest individual attention and that projects are delivered to the highest quality within agreed timings and budget.

• Demonstrate an informed opinion about the digital marketplace and future trends

• Lead projects – often independently – as well as provide support for the Operations Director.

• Have a personal drive to deliver value to clients and company performance .

• Providing our clients with best-in-class client service.

• Scoping of digital projects, understanding the technical and creative requirements and creating accurate documentation, including project briefs.

• End-to-end project and account management to include estimating and scoping of strategy, IA, UX and creative UI and assessing creative opportunity and risks as well as producing statements of work, scheduling, reporting, budget management and invoicing.

• Briefing members of the Living team and working closely throughout project duration.

• Organising and inputting to the testing of digital products to guarantee quality of delivery to client.

• Managing resource planning and issue management to anticipate any potential project risks and recommending solutions / contingency plans to avoid / resolve such issues.

• Managing the production elements of large projects and campaigns, delivering a joined-up approach, and liaising with multiple teams and suppliers/freelancers as required.

• Monitoring and managing the commercials on projects so to provide regular accurate reporting and forecasting to our London’s finance team and Operations Director.

• Ensuring that each project is delivered profitably and so helping to grow and build our business.

Skills/experience required:

  • minimum of 7 years’ relevant experience
  • Knowledge of project management software (Synergist would be an advantage)
  • Have an excellent understanding of digital, the end-to-end project lifecycle and implementation methodologies.
  • Have a very good understanding and knowledge of web standards, accessibility, and compatibility issues
  • Be familiar with multiple technology platforms i.e., mobile apps, web, email, and streaming media
  • Highly proficient in MS Word and Excel
  • Familiar with Content Management Systems (Umbraco and WordPress)
  • Working knowledge of digital design and production software
  • Knowledge of standard UX software
  • Ability to work accurately and efficiently under pressure
  • Ability and experience running multiple projects in parallel

Send us your CV or get in touch for further details ASAP !

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Tuesday, 07 September 2021 16:27

Data Management Support

Endeavour has a fantastic contract opportunity for a Data Management Support profile to work with a pharmaceutical global client.

The role is fully REMOTE!

The selected Data Management Support will be part of a project aiming to ensure flawless delivery of the EMEA commercial data into ENSEMBLE platform through data acquisition coordination, master data management and constant quality monitoring.

Your role:

Leads EMPOWER (self-service reporting platform) workstream and

coordinates delivery of self-service environment across EMEA

  • Ensures data cataloguing efforts are adequate to the project deployment timelines
  • Defines and manages the deployment of holistic data quality framework for EMEA commercial organization
  • Manages requirements and leads the delivery of changes in MDM and DQ systems
  • Builds a community and shares best practices with local Operating companies regarding data quality controls
  • Monitors sustainability over time to ensure system is embedded and functioning
  • Leads a team of external vendors to ensure proper monitoring and master data administration for all the EMEA sources
  • Leads community of POWER users in collaboration with EMEA change manager

    Skills & Experience:

    ▪ 5+ years experience with Business Intelligence systems and data management
    ▪ Data engineering background and experience (3+ experience with SQL)
    ▪ Knowledge of Oracle and Redshift is an advantage
    ▪ 2+ years of experience with Data Catalogue / Data Quality management
    ▪ Demonstrated success in Project Management in an agile environment
    ▪ Experience working in a global or regional function with cross-functional interactions
    ▪ Implementation of self-service descriptive analytics is an advantage
    ▪ Experience with pharmaceutical industry is an advantage

    Leadership skills:

    ▪ Passion to challenge the status quo and find out of the box solutions – loves and
    embraces change
    ▪ Solid appetite to design and implement improvements to achieve operational excellence
    ▪ Strong sense of user experience
    ▪ Experience in working with agile teams
    ▪ Analytical approach to problem solving
    ▪ Strong leader, collaborator, team player, and individual contributor
    ▪ Strong communication skills

Please send your CV ASAP or get in touch for further details on this exciting remote contract opportunity!

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Friday, 16 July 2021 10:35

Digital Project Manager

Endeavour has a “not-to-be missed” career opportunity for a Digital Project Manager to join our Digital agency client based in London.

The selected Digital Project Manager will be reporting to the Head of Project Delivery and have excellent communication as well as organisation skills.

Our client is looking for a Digital Project Manager with strong Brand experience who will have been involved in managing the delivery of a number of digitally lead integrated projects and campaigns including the development of websites, online tools, digital and print advertising, video and animation.

Required experience/skills:

  • You will have a minimum of 7 years’ relevant experience and be able to work accurately and efficiently under pressure.
  • Knowledge of project management software (Synergist would be an advantage)
  • Highly proficient in MS Word and Excel
  • Familiar with Content Management Systems (WordPress, Sitecore and Umbraco)
  • Working knowledge of digital design and production software
  •  Knowledge of standard UX software

Apply or get in touch for further details on this fantastic opportunity!

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Tuesday, 13 July 2021 13:35

Technical Project Manager

Exciting career opportunity for a Technical Project Manager to join our client specialising in the provision of Intelligent content solutions systems, as they are expanding their operations!

The role of the Technical Project Manager includes:

  • planning and managing a number of simultaneous customer projects from both the technical and requirements sides. It also includes coordinating internal development activities with a geographically distributed team.
  • business development and account management activities. This includes identifying new opportunities, creating proposals for new business, and engaging in pre-sales discussions with prospects.

Our client is looking for a Technical Project Manager profile with excellent communication skills, client facing experience, and direct previous experience of working with large software development, IT implementations, and IT consultancy.

Required skills and experience:

  • At least 3 years’ experience with Project Management experience of IT projects and services, in either Waterfall or Agile methodologies
  • Good organizational skills
  • Good planning skills
  • Effective customer communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Project management qualification
  • Jira experience (reporting)
  • Experience of business development or account management is a bonus.

Industry experience in one or more of the following would be an advantage:

  • Content management
  • Software development
  • Learning technologies
  • Knowledge management
  • Technical documentation
  • XML-based content technologies

If you are looking for an opportunity that will give you the chance to shape the role to fit your abilities and the business needs, get in touch ASAP for further details!

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Wednesday, 18 December 2019 13:53

Project Manager / Switzerland

Project Manager with extensive Vendor Management experience required to join a large Organisation based in Switzerland.  

Daily duties:

  • Prepare and write documents for all project phases, estimate costs, timescales and resource requirements for the successful delivery of the project to agreed terms and reference. 
  • Prepare and maintain project schedules plans and track all activities providing regular and actuate reports to senior project team.
  • Identify, access and manage risks.
  • Arrange project related and other meetings and workshops.
  • Maintain and compile records.
  • Manage the change control procedure
  • Organise requirements into appropriate categories
  • Collect and collate data

Requirements:

  • Degree in information technology or computer science
  • Prince 2 certification
  • Agile certification
  • Vendor Management experience

Please get in touch for further details on this excellent long term contract opportunity.

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Thursday, 06 June 2019 15:56

Scrum Master

Endeavour has a fantastic career opportunity for an enthusiastic Scrum Master to join a global award winning client from the Marketing industry, based in London.

As a successful Scrum Master profile, you will be a team player and excellent communicator, working under the direction of the Chief Technology Officer, make a major contribution to the development of the organisations digital strategy and innovation agenda.

Our client is looking for a scrum master who goes over and above the co-ordination of sprint ceremonies and strives to improve the efficiency of the development team by continuous process improvement

Your role will include the following:

  • Organize and facilitate project planning, daily stand-up meetings, reviews, retrospectives, sprint and release planning, demos and other Scrum-related meetings.
  • Work with Azure DevOps engineer on the platform to be able to manage product backlog for Development Projects and provide dashboards and reporting on project and team metrics.
  • Work with product owners of software developed in-house and related DevOps work to capture requirements and translate into stories and tasks.
  • Identify and remove impediments or conflicts that interfere with the ability of the team to deliver the sprint goal.
  • Using the insights from each sprint to strive towards increasing the velocity.
  • Assist with the training and support of all 13 markets on using platforms and process. Manage support tickets for websites with front and back end issues

Experience and skills

  • Detailed knowledge of the software development life cycle
  • Strong experience working in an agile environment
  • Certified Scrum Master
  • Business Analyst background
  • Understand technical language
  • Exceptional communication, organization, and team building skills
  • Managing projects through Azure DevOps
  • Self-Motivated and creative in proposing solutions to complex, time-critical problems
  • Display a calm attitude during difficult situations
  • Experience of working in a marketing-led environment is an advantage.

Please, send your CV or get in touch ASAP to discuss an excellent opportunity to join a brilliant team!

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Wednesday, 03 April 2019 14:52

Infrastructure Project Manager

Endeavour Recruitment has an exciting new contract opportunity for an experienced Infrastructure Project Manager to work for an internationally renowned client in The Hague, Netherlands.

The selected Infrastructure Project Manager is expected to have experience working with cloud technologies such as AWS or Azure.

The Infrastructure Project Manager chosen for this role must have relevant experience working in the Oil and Gas industry to fulfil their duties as an Infrastructure Project Manager.

The duration of this role is initially for 3 months and the all-inclusive daily rate is €620 euros.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • The client requires the selected Project Manager to manage Infrastructure projects.
  • Infrastructure Projects often are migrations from Cloud and Infrastructure rationalisation projects.

Required Skills and Knowledge:

  • Experience with Cloud technologies such as Azure or AWS
  • Extensive migration skills are essential
  • English speaking with Agile experience
  • Must have experience working with Global (e.g. India) teams
  • PMI certified
  • Relevant experience in Multinational companies
  • Experience in the Oil & Gas sector

If you believe you are the right candidate for this role as an Infrastructure Project Manager, then please do not hesitate to apply with a copy of your most recent CV.

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Thursday, 14 March 2019 10:13

Lead Software Architect

Endeavour Recruitment has an excellent new opportunity for a Lead Software Architect to work for a large client in Brussels, Belgium. The duration for this role is initially 6 months and the all-inclusive daily rate for this role is €722 euros.

Required skills and knowledge:

  • Must have a university degree or equivalent in experience.
  • 3 - 5 years direct experience in system design or software architecture, spanning backend systems, mobile apps and/or IoT. Working knowledge of programming styles and languages is required.
  • Functional analysis skills, including gathering of functional and non-functional requirements and functional specifications, analysing their impact and producing supporting documentation.
  • Well-versed with documenting complex systems; proficient in modelling languages such as UML or SysML.
  • End-to-end software architecture design spanning all layers (including complex, large-scale and distributed systems), using proven styles and patterns where applicable.
  • Hands-on experience with SOAP, REST, layered, event-driven and (micro)service architectures.
  • Experience with code analysis, complexity and dependency analysis.
  • A solid understanding of software security essentials.
  • Knowledge of testing methodologies, techniques and tools.
  • An analytical approach and attitude, with an eye for detail, yet able to maintain the oversight of the overall architecture.
  • Experience with agile methods and DevOps.
  • Ability to articulate the relationship between business strategy and technology strategy.
  • Continuously staying up to date on new technologies, trends and architectural patterns, and evaluating their implications.
  • Strong project management skills and high performance ensuring agile delivery of complex solutions complying with high quality standards.

Desirable Skills and Knowledge:

  • Experience with Domain-Driven Design (DDD).
  • Experience with regulated environments (GxP, HIPAA).
  • French and/or Dutch speaking is an asset.

 

If you believe you are the right candidate for this role then please do not hesitate to apply with a copy of your most recent CV.

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Endeavour Recruitment has an excellent new opportunity for a Dutch speaking Project Manager to work on B2B projects for a telecommunications client in Mechelen, Belgium. This duration of this role is 12 months and the daily all-inclusive rate is €555 euros.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Characteristics of the projects you will work on include:
  • New capabilities with high impact on legacy systems, processes, organization, operations, including change management.
  • Market innovations
  • Introduction of new technologies (SDN, NFV, xAAS, IPC, IOT)
  • Typically delivered in a number of projects & phases, managed dynamically

Required Skills and Knowledge:

  • Must be able to speak fluent Dutch and English.
  • Able to operate in an environment with conflict of interests, high ambiguity, and high risk, align different stakeholders.
  • Able to create a (program) organization from scratch, covering not only the technology aspects (systems), but also setting up the needed operations and change (people and process).
  • Translate a Program vision into a roadmap, multiple project/phases deliverables, solution and planning
  • Managing Program Delivery towards business objectives, steer teams across departments towards Project/Program results.
  • Manage dependencies within the Project/Program and with other initiatives.
  • Managing & leading change in complex transformation programs
  • Risk Management, dealing with high ambiguity
  • Lead the team to define different scenarios and solutions, taking into account multiple constraints, uncertainty and opinions/visions.
  • Stakeholder management (including change & conflict management, expectation management & alignment up to Leadership Team level)
  • The Project Manager must understand the business, industry and corresponding technology.
  • Besides Telecom knowledge, ICT knowledge is required too as lot of projects need IT adaptations or are dealing with deploying of applications.

Please get in touch for further details on this excellent, not to be missed contract opportunity!

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